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While you newly admitted first-years are undoubtedly aware of Columbia’s ranking as one of the world’s most ~prestigious~ universities, how much do you really know about the school? And we’re not talking about things like where the owl is on our Alma Mater statue. We’re talking about the fun things that you don’t hear on the tours. Take this quiz to to become a Columbia trivia pro.
While you may think you know everything about Columbia from your research for those supplemental essays (don’t worry—I too scoured the University websites for info), don’t forget that there is so much to learn once you get here about this amazing place.
Mariella Evangelista is a Barnard first-year and a Spectrum staff writer. She will be the fourth president to have graduated from this university (hopefully). Find out her platform or reach her at firstname.lastname@example.org.