“Barnard/Columbia Dances” weaves silence and spoken word into contemporary dance at New York Live Arts
“6, A, A, A, A, A, B, 3, D2, C, 9,” a voice called out.
A Capital New York article published this evening shed light on the criticisms and controversy surrounding Columbia's appointment of Dr. Mehmet Oz to a senior administrative position in the Department of Surgery at Columbia University's College of Physicians and Surgeons. Oz has often been criticized for his hocus-pocus TV pseudo-science, as seen on Oprah, and ten physicians "signed a letter expressing their surprise and dismay" at his appointment. However, Oz has three Ivy League degrees and is a certified cardiothoracic surgeon. A Columbia spokesperson responded to the ten physicians,...