Elizabeth Sedran

Thu, Apr 17, 2014, 2:14am

Columbia Prison Divest is wrapping up a week of events called People, Prisons & Profit, which aimed to increase awareness for its divestment movement on campus.

Tue, Apr 15, 2014, 1:08am

Elections for next year’s Student Government Association—which include races for the council’s executive board, an open University Senate seat, class council, and various representative positions—get underway on Tuesday morning.

Mon, Apr 14, 2014, 1:16am

Four out of five members of the Columbia Elections Board voted on Sunday to include an “abstain” option that students can select while voting.

Mon, Apr 14, 2014, 12:19am

The vote comes after the General Studies Student Council approved a similar resolution for General Studies students during a meeting in March.

Fri, Apr 11, 2014, 4:18pm

Jon Oringer, SEAS ’98 and the founder and CEO of Shutterstock, will be speaking at SEAS Class Day on May 19.

Fri, Apr 11, 2014, 3:40am

Candidates for the Barnard Student Government Association discussed their platforms on Thursday night ahead of next week’s elections.

Wed, Apr 9, 2014, 2:42am

Andrew Ren, CC ’15, will be docked eight votes by the election board after an investigation into a campaign-email rule violation in which he asked the Sigma Epsilon Phi president to forward an email.

Wed, Apr 9, 2014, 1:58am

ESC approved the honor code, nearly a year after the council first approved and later rescinded an honor-code proposal similar to CCSC’s, citing a lack of administrative and student input.

Tue, Apr 8, 2014, 9:55pm

The first online elections will be held after ABC’s town hall next Thursday, April 27, and will be the second year in which candidates must apply directly for the section of groups they want to represent.

Mon, Apr 7, 2014, 1:49am

Over the weekend, the elections board was informed that members of Refresh had sent unsolicited emails to a number of students asking them to vote during the elections.