university senate

Wed, Apr 16, 2014, 7:49pm

Students and faculty again voiced their concerns about Columbia’s sexual assault policy at the University Senate Town Hall on Gender-Based Misconduct and Sexual Assault Wednesday afternoon.

Wed, Apr 16, 2014, 1:46am

Columbia University Information Technology is working on a new course evaluation platform that aims to make it easier for departments to release results to the student body.

Mon, Apr 7, 2014, 11:16pm

Zila Reyes Acosta, CC ’11, Law ’15, and Will Zvara, Business ’15, will lead the University Senate’s Student Affairs Committee next year as co-chairs.

Sun, Apr 6, 2014, 3:07pm

At Friday's plenary, the University Senate passed resolutions that would make membership of the Presidential Advisory Committee on Sexual Assault public and codify the quality of life survey as a biennial endeavour. Representatives from the Advisory Committee on Socially Responsible Investing also presented a report on fossil fuel divestment.

Wed, Apr 2, 2014, 5:59am

The editorial board endorses Wadood, Celentano, and Heyman.

Wed, Apr 2, 2014, 4:21am

Candidates for the General Studies Student Council and General Studies University Senate seats discussed the integration of GS students with the general student body, financial aid, and the appointment of positions without candidates at Monday’s debates.

Mon, Mar 31, 2014, 4:23am

Over the course of four hours on Sunday, candidates for Columbia College Student Council and the Engineering Student Council executive boards, class councils, and at-large positions presented and debated their platforms.

Sun, Mar 30, 2014, 8:01pm

Among the recommendations mentioned in the report include expanding special interest housing options, allocating more funds for non-Ph.D. graduate financial aid, and examining the relationship between Public Safety and students of different racial and ethnic backgrounds.

Fri, Mar 28, 2014, 5:39am

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.

Mon, Mar 24, 2014, 7:51pm

People shouldn't be so quick to judge and inconvenience smokers.