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.
After the Lion Credit Union Initiative and the sandwich ambassador ballot initiatives passed overwhelmingly during Columbia College Student Council’s elections last week, the students who spearheaded each project are deciding their next moves.
With the Association for Core Texts and Courses, the three schools will host two week-long conferences titled “Core Curricula in the Research University: Challenges and Prospects” in June—one at Columbia and one at Yale.
Katie Bentivoglio, CC ’13, is one of the newest junior fellows at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace.
Over the course of four hours on Sunday, candidates for Columbia College Student Council and the Engineering Student Council executive boards, class councils, and at-large positions presented and debated their platforms.
Among the recommendations mentioned in the report include expanding special interest housing options, allocating more funds for non-Ph.D. graduate financial aid, and examining the relationship between Public Safety and students of different racial and ethnic backgrounds.
This August’s Columbia Urban Experience participants will live together after students in last year’s program expressed frustration with their housing accommodations.
Cecile Richards, president of Planned Parenthood Federation of America and Planned Parenthood Action Fund, will speak at Barnard College Commencement on May 21, Barnard President Debora Spar and Dean Avis Hinkson, BC ’84 and TC ’87, announced in an email to students Thursday.
The Engineering Student Council passed an initiative Monday night to make research labs more environmentally conscious.
Political science and history professors, along with students from or with an interest in Eastern Europe, are united in their uncertainty and concern for the situation.
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