In this week's lead story, Suze Myers explores the pros and cons of studying visual arts at a school like Columbia or Barnard, and what an art degree from one of these schools might mean.
Rather than interpreting “identity” and “community” through texts, what if we were to project our own experiences toward these questions directly?
Grade inflation might be nice for your résumé but not for your attitude.
If the University were to add a course devoted to questions of identity, gender, and bias, the College would not only engage an untapped branch of historical and philosophical thinking, but in doing so, Columbia College would also challenge its own history.
A proposal for the myriad complaints Columbia College students have about Frontiers of Science.
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.
Joshua Fattal discusses the many religious communities on campus and how they interact with Columbia’s academics and campus culture.
The website, gradesatcu.com, allows students to see what percentage of a class received A-range grades during previous semesters by drawing on student-reported data from Columbia College transcripts.
Paula Franzese, who teaches political science and law at Barnard and Seton Hall University respectively, will release two books that offer cheerful, unconventional, and practical advice to college students.
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.
Apr 18, 2:32pm
Diversity in motion: Dance Theatre of Harlem turns 45—This Harlem institution “devoted to breaking down barriers in ballet” honors its history with an eclectic variety of performances from April 23... Read More
Apr 18, 1:57pm
As part of a series of short interviews featuring individual members of the Varsity Show, Spectrum’s Sally Gao sat down with Lindsay Garber, BC ’16. Lindsay, who transferred to Barnard... Read More
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