Tue, Oct 11, 2016, 1:37am
During University President Lee Bollinger’s first fireside chat of the semester, he answered questions about community, stress culture, and faculty tenure from students in Columbia College, School of Engineering and Applied Science, and School of General Studies.
Mon, Sep 19, 2016, 10:59pm
Depression can be debilitating, but few recognize just how severely it can affect one’s academic experience. A Barnard student reflects on her struggles with depression, and her path towards recognizing that it isn’t quite as uncommon as it may seem.
Tue, Sep 6, 2016, 11:48pm
Already started 6 a.m. practices? Still thinking about walking onto teams? It’s definitely stressful having to read six books of the Iliad, doing UWriting progressions, and transitioning to your new Gossip Girl lifestyle.
Tue, Sep 6, 2016, 11:00pm
“As the new semester begins, I’m well aware that I might not be able to finish with no new messages. But I can accept that. I’ve become, somehow, a moderately more organized person, procrastination habits and subpar floor decorating skills notwithstanding.”
Sun, May 1, 2016, 11:29pm
Following years of gradual increases in mental health awareness on campus, students successfully petitioned for administrators to improve Counseling and
Thu, Apr 14, 2016, 7:57am
Sitting in the Lerner Piano Lounge on Wednesday, Catie Connolly, CC ’18, noticed that although the lounge was nearly full, few people seemed to be using the space to relax. The majority of students sat alone, immersed in books or laptop screens.
Wed, Apr 13, 2016, 11:00pm
So maybe you haven’t been going to that incredibly boring class all semester, and maybe you’ve run out of pass/fail credits. Whatever the reason is, your GPA is in danger, and you need to fix it before next year’s internship season (finance majors, I’m looking at you).
Tue, Apr 12, 2016, 9:04pm
Finals are coming, and you’re dealing with the aftermath of the unavoidable yet crushing housing failures, and the stress of whether or not you have a place to live this summer.
Thu, Jan 21, 2016, 11:27pm
The best way to combat stress is to befriend it.
Wed, Dec 9, 2015, 2:47pm
Don’t worry, we’ve all been there. Applying to college is stressful, confusing, and exciting, all at once. If you’ve ever had one of these thoughts throughout your college application process, you’re not alone.