Jon Oringer, SEAS ’98 and the founder and CEO of Shutterstock, will be speaking at SEAS Class Day on May 19.
School of Engineering and Applied Science
Columbia alumni who have founded startups will now have more than just their degrees in common. Starting in June, they will be sharing office space downtown in the new Columbia Startup Lab.
Researchers at the School of Engineering and Applied Science are really shaking things up with their custom-designed shake table to simulate earthquakes.
ESC approved the honor code, nearly a year after the council first approved and later rescinded an honor-code proposal similar to CCSC’s, citing a lack of administrative and student input.
Peña-Mora, a civil engineering and engineering mechanics professor who was dean between 2009 and 2012, will lead the city’s public works and engineering agency and oversee capital construction projects ranging from new roads and sewers to schools and police precincts.
Candidates for this year's Columbia College, School of Engineering and Applied Science, and School of General Studies University Senate seats have platform ideas ranging from creating a student position on the board of trustees to expanding financial aid for international and 3-2 students.
Despite the time constraints of 24-credit course loads and extracurricular obligations, many SEAS students still manage to set aside time for research.
Using accurate urban models to assess how autonomous robots can better understand their environment. Identifying the molecular signatures useful for cancer treatment. Using social media as a proxy for finding suitable Netflix suggestions. These are just some of the ongoing research projects that Columbia’s Institute for Data Sciences and Engineering is tackling in its first two years.
Seeley W. Mudd, which has been the home of the School of Engineering and Applied Science on Columbia’s campus since 1966, will be getting some major upgrades in the next few years.
Unlike most engineering schools, the School of Engineering and Applied Science offers components of a liberal arts education—something SEAS Dean Mary Boyce calls “critical to engineers and scientists of the 21st century.”
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Gerry Visco, the Classics academic administrator for 18 years, is easily recognizable by her bright eyeshadow, platinum tousled hair, and eccentric style. She has earned three degrees from Columbia including... Read More
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