University President Lee Bollinger announced the creation of a new executive vice president for student affairs in an email to students on Monday.
A group of eight students are forming a task force to investigate, clarify, and improve the University’s leave of absence policy.
Alison Herman gives an in-depth look at the changing tides of sexual assault policy on college campuses across the country, including Columbia's own.
Evelyn Jagoda, CC ’14, will pursue a masters in Biological Anthropological Sciences at Cambridge, focusing on the genetic links between modern humans and Denisovans, a recently discovered hominid.
The Rape Crisis/Anti-Violence Support Center, located on Barnard’s campus, is designed to provide support to survivors of sexual violence on campus—but some students say that the center isn’t accessible enough for Columbia students.
University President Lee Bollinger announced Wednesday morning that Columbia will release anonymous, aggregate data about the way it adjudicates sexual assault and gender-based misconduct, following months of student activism to make the University’s policies more transparent.
University Senate’s Student Affairs Committee released a statement Sunday night calling for action regarding the University’s sexual assault adjudication process.
After students complained last semester that the University’s policies on sexual assault were confusing and scattered online, the provost’s office is hoping that a new website will mitigate the problem.
Amid concerns over the University’s judicial process for sexual assault cases, the President’s Advisory Committee on Sexual Assault discussed the policy with students last week—but any changes will have to wait until next semester.
The protest was organized by a new student group that calls itself the Title IX Team, which aims to raise awareness about sexual assult at Columbia.
Apr 23, 6:17pm
Today, Ferris baked a sexual violence cake. No but actually though, they baked a rose-dappled cake claiming “Sexual Violence Prevention.” The cake was all over twitter, with retweets including: @anna_bahr... Read More
Apr 23, 2:07pm
Flowers are blooming, so that can only mean one thing: Spring is officially in the air. During one of New York’s most fashionable seasons, Columbia students are getting ready to... Read More
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