Eleven students wore red wristbands in quiet protest at Thursday night’s King’s Crown Leadership Excellence Awards ceremony.
Tuesday’s announcement made no mention of NYPD's Cyber Intelligence Unit, which the Associated Press reported in 2012 regularly checked the websites of Muslim student groups at several Northeast universities, including Columbia’s MSA.
Six Columbia professors were among the recipients of this year’s John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Fellowships.
Columbia alumni who have founded startups will now have more than just their degrees in common. Starting in June, they will be sharing office space downtown in the new Columbia Startup Lab.
The new lounge will be accessible to all graduate students and faculty at Columbia with a key-swipe system and features a lounge area with a projector and screen, a small conference room, and a cafe that will also serve food from Flat Top.
University President Lee Bollinger announced the creation of a new executive vice president for Student Affairs in an email to students on Monday.
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.
Columbia Thank You Day will kick off on Thursday to celebrate the University’s record-breaking $6.1 billion capital campaign.
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.
Unlike most engineering schools, the School of Engineering and Applied Science offers components of a liberal arts education—something SEAS Dean Mary Boyce calls “critical to engineers and scientists of the 21st century.”
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