Students often complain about the perceived lack of community on Columbia’s campus through conversations, petitions, and forums on the issue, and are still grappling to find solutions to the issue.
On the heels of Ani Bournoutian’s resignation as Barnard’s dean of international and transfer students, Barnard Dean Avis Hinkson, BC ’84, announced Monday that the administration has reorganized three of its offices concerning international students.
The second annual Columbia Giving Day, an event in which the four undergraduate schools compete to raise the most money in a 24 hour period, started at midnight on Tuesday night with the launch of the Senior Fund.
Barnard College Dean Avis Hinkson announced that the 2014 Commencement will be held on May 18th for a second year at Radio City Music Hall.
Administrators collaborated with the office of Admissions and Study Abroad, instituting new policies that mandate students planning to study abroad to confirm decisions earlier and withdraw housing requests. The policies also altered the housing cancellation fee to incentivize earlier room cancellation.
Names and faces: the administrators and student council leaders you should know this fall.
Barnard’s LGBT student club, Q, is launching an initiative to solve “the bathroom problem” by installing signs that designate all unisex bathrooms on campus open to people of any gender.
Administrators have ended a new policy that required all fliers to be stamped by Barnard's Student Life office before being posted.
The Rosemary Furman Counseling Center has reduced the number of free sessions it offers every student from 10 per year to eight per year.
Barnard Dean Avis Hinkson said finding more effective methods of communication between students and administrators is the next step.
Dec 10, 6:55pm
Barnard Student Government Association correspondent Emma Goss brings you the highlights from Monday night’s Barnard SGA representative council meeting. What They’ve Done: Dean Avis Hinkson, BC ’84 and TC ’87, spoke about increasing... Read More
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