university senate

Tue, May 20, 2014, 5:31pm

Justin Carter has held positions ranging from chief of operations of the Columbia University Emergency Medical Service, to board member of the Columbia Alumni Association, to member of the Advisory Committee on Socially Responsible Investing, to GS University senator.

Sun, May 4, 2014, 9:53am

At the last University Senate plenary of the semester, the Rules Committee announced plans to hold town halls and discussions next semester about how to change Columbia’s Rules of Conduct.

Wed, Apr 30, 2014, 4:47am

We aren’t just the University’s investment, and we have all invested in this University, through both our time spent as students and our tuition to attend.

Mon, Apr 28, 2014, 1:04am

Columbia College Student Council passed a constitutional amendment at its Sunday night meeting mandating that direct elections be held following University senator and executive board vacancies.

Sun, Apr 27, 2014, 7:59pm

The changes include increasing foot patrols, providing sensitivity training, and implementing a new text messaging system.

Wed, Apr 16, 2014, 7:49pm

Students and faculty again voiced their concerns about Columbia’s sexual assault policy at the University Senate Town Hall on Gender-Based Misconduct and Sexual Assault Wednesday afternoon.

Wed, Apr 16, 2014, 1:46am

Columbia University Information Technology is working on a new course evaluation platform that aims to make it easier for departments to release results to the student body.

Mon, Apr 7, 2014, 11:16pm

Zila Reyes Acosta, CC ’11, Law ’15, and Will Zvara, Business ’15, will lead the University Senate’s Student Affairs Committee next year as co-chairs.

Sun, Apr 6, 2014, 3:07pm

At Friday's plenary, the University Senate passed resolutions that would make membership of the Presidential Advisory Committee on Sexual Assault public and codify the quality of life survey as a biennial endeavour. Representatives from the Advisory Committee on Socially Responsible Investing also presented a report on fossil fuel divestment.

Wed, Apr 2, 2014, 5:59am

The editorial board endorses Wadood, Celentano, and Heyman.