Barnard Dean Avis Hinkson, BC ’84 and TC ’87, announced in an email sent to the Barnard student body early Wednesday morning that Plimpton Hall, on Amsterdam Avenue between 121st and 122nd streets, will be the only Barnard dorm open for the first part of winter break, from Dec. 19 to Jan. 4. The policy change will go into effect next year.
The Smoking Policy Implementation Task Force presented its long-awaited report at Friday’s University Senate plenary, outlining how the senate’s smoking ban will be enforced throughout campus.
Women’s History Month, which starts March 7, will focus on what it means to be a woman and the intersections between womanhood and other identities.
Columbia Global Reports, a Journalism School publication that will focus on underreported issues around the world, will be edited by journalism professor and former dean Nicholas Lemann.
With several participating student organizations and a slew of events scheduled throughout February, organizers have said that this year’s Black History Month celebration has been a success so far.
Oladapo Atitebi, CC ’11, known to friends as an avid Sherlock Holmes fan, “terrific dancer,” supporter of the Manchester United Football Club, and former secretary and webmaster of Columbia University African Students Association, died on Feb. 10 at the age of 24.
The review, which was announced at the first plenary of the semester on Friday, will focus on the committee’s membership, its nomination process, and decision-making process.
The lounge for Graduate School of Arts and Sciences students in 301 Philosophy Hall won’t be complete until March, a University Facilities spokesperson said Thursday.
Columbia’s capital campaign raised more than $6.1 billion, which is an Ivy League record for funds raised in a single campaign and second only to Stanford as the largest sum raised by any university.
Joseph Ayala, CC '94, will take over as the Double Discovery Center's executive director on Feb. 10, after recent bumpy years.
Mar 11, 10:41pm
University Senator Marc Heinrich, CC ’16, and CU Dems President Sejal Singh, CC ’15, released the final list of the administrators that will be present at Thursday’s Town Hall on... Read More
Mar 11, 6:01pm
The removal of a banner that advertised Students for Justice in Palestine’s Israeli apartheid week from Barnard Hall sparked debate on campus today. The banner, which read “Stand for Justice. Stand... Read More
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