Kevin Bi on how and why we need to bridge the artificial divide between art and science in undergraduate education.
Carrying on the spirit of Emily Gregory, a Barnard professor and a pioneering woman in science, biology professor Jennifer Mansfield has been named this year’s Emily Gregory Award recipient.
A proposal for the myriad complaints Columbia College students have about Frontiers of Science.
Most students don’t have good sleep habits, but with a little effort, they can be changed to make our lives healthier.
"Cosmos" is an example of the way popular storytelling can influence public opinion.
The Core Curriculum is an entry point into universal truth.
Nobel Prize winner Eric Kandel talks about the brain, the arts, and what they mean to him.
Popular science's claim that success is heritable is flawed but not worth ignoring.
Biology and physics professor Ozgur Sahin conducting research into how bacteria change shape in response to environmental change—and whether those changes can be harnessed to generate electricity.
If we want to see real improvement in the Core’s science requirement, we need to stop treating it as irrelevant to the major human questions explored in Contemporary Civilization.
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
Apr 23, 9:34am
Good morning, Columbia! As we engage in pre-finals craze, Spectrum would like to remind you to go to sleep, y’know, eventually. Just enough so that it makes sense for us... Read More
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