Transitioning to college as a first-year can be hard, and living in New York City carries additional challenges.
New York City
Dan Garisto, Spectator opinion editor, reflects on witnessing homelessness in the city and feeling unable to help.
Eric Wimer sat down with former NYC mayor David Dinkins to discuss his memories as mayor, why he loves New York, and his predictions for the future.
Leo Schwartz on embracing the unoriginal New York experience—loving, and hating it.
Homelessness is a growing problem—one that often seems impossible to combat. But there is an easy way for college students to help.
Levine needs to be unequivocal about his support for Housing First.
The sophomore slump at Columbia leaves one listless. By reflecting on what can be a seemingly insignificant experience for four years at a large and impersonal institution, we can change our perspectives and use our time here to grow as much as possible. In this way, we not only leave our own mark on Columbia, but keep the spirit of Columbia alive.
There is both de-facto and de-jure discrimination in NYC, which has the potential to make any minority another statistic.
Internships have become too closely associated with a Columbia education.
Lamenting the lack of readily accessible nightlife for those under 21 at Columbia and in New York City.
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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