Sarah Kerson examines the value of a Master of Fine Arts degree, talking to students, administrators, and artists about their experiences navigating the competitive New York City art world.
“So you wanna quit,” mom said. “You wanna drop out. Move home.” I looked down at my hands, picked up my fork, and pushed the Thanksgiving leftovers around my plate. The yellow light encircling the dining table in an otherwise dark house made me feel like I was in an interrogation room.
It is unfair to judge “long-distance relationships” as a single, homogenous entity, rather than on a case-by-case basis.
Artificial smiles and feigned friendliness don't need to have a place on campus.
Andrew Delbanco, the director of the Center for American Studies, said that the “idea of college as a place for reflection, a place where you can take a breath—that’s not happening very much anymore.”
There's no time like the present to take your chances starting a company.
Growing up is hard to define, but college is part of the process.
College can sometimes make us ignore activities that we truly care about.
Sometimes there is more to life than being a Columbia student.
Providing everyone access to a college education is in America's best interests.
Mar 11, 6:01pm
Columbia Students for Justice in Palestine issued on a statement on its website this afternoon about the removal of a banner that advertised its Israeli apartheid week from Barnard Hall.... Read More
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