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.
Apr 19, 3:15pm
This is the first in a two part series on the NYC apartment struggle. Part I will cover looking for housing and visiting. Part II will cover finding roommates and... Read More
Apr 19, 12:50pm
Towering tanks of liquid nitrogen and carts of chemicals are wheeled in and out of labs in Havemeyer and Chandler, but what’s really behind the locked doors of these research... Read More
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