Many partygoers sported campaign memorabilia—including one “47%” T-shirt, a reference to Romney’s now infamous comments about Americans who pay no income taxes. Even the waiters maneuvering through the crowd wore Obama pins.
Columbia administrators have donated to mostly Democratic politicians and organizations, giving money to national, state, and local candidates over the years.
The neighborhood escaped relatively unscathed, with some fallen trees, broken windows, and other damage. Columbia classes for all undergraduates, and most graduate students, will resume Wednesday.
In an effort to meet rising costs for employee benefits and maintenance, the MTA is discussing four proposals to raise subway fares beginning in March 2013.
Classes were canceled, lines stretched around the block of Westside Market, and New York planned to shut down its transit system.
Barzun, CC ’27, Ph.D. ’32, taught the first Colloquium on Important Books—the predecessor to Literature Humanities—and developed the Core Curriculum’s humanities focus. He spent 53 years as a student, professor, and provost.
Every Thursday morning, members of the Justice Will Be Served! campaign pass out fliers on College Walk. They say that some Morningside Heights and UWS restaurants mistreat their employees.
The majority of the resolution was approved without controversy, but the local community board successfully petitioned against upzoning, or loosening the height restrictions on buildings, one block of 145th Street.
Thomas Lopez-Pierre wants to be taken seriously as a City Council candidate, but he’s best known for his racially and sexually charged rhetoric, as well as the racy singles club he once operated.
The MTA will implement Select Bus Service on the M60 bus route, making it faster and more efficient.
Jun 10, 11:27pm
Many students associate experimental music with the depths of Brooklyn, but Jake Gagne, CC ’16, is bringing the avant-garde to Morningside Heights. Gagne released his debut EP, “Violent Moan,” at... Read More
Jun 8, 2:43pm
In case you needed yet another reason to get back to campus this fall, the student filmmakers of For Dad Films — a new filmmaking group on campus — have... Read More
- 1 of 3
- next ›
This week in The Eye
This week in history
welcome to our new site!
we hope you like our new site, its pretty dopeFeedback form