SGA candidates advocate for resources for LGBTQ students, students of color, and low-income students at forum
Candidates for Barnard’s Student Government Association presented platforms that advocated for increasing resources for low-income, queer, trans and non-binary students at the candidate forum on Tuesday....
Alongside academic policy, food insecurity, and mental health reform, students have voiced one defining issue in the upcoming elections for the Columbia College Student Council: the Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions movement, which calls for the University to divest from companies that “profit from or engage in the State of Israel’s treatment of Palestinians.”...
Columbia graduates headlined ballots in New York and nationwide in the midterm elections on Tuesday.
Updated on October 24, 2018, at 10:55 a.m.
Despite 20 rules violations in the most recent spring and fall student council election cycles, voting deductions intended to penalize candidates who broke the rules did not ultimately change the outcome of any Columbia College Student Council or Engineering Student Council race in the past year....
“Young people don’t vote.”
Columbia College Student Council and Engineering Student Council first-year elections results were announced Thursday night by the Columbia Elections Commission....
First-year candidates for the Columbia College and Engineering Student Councils presented platforms on issues of campus community, financial access to resources, and stress culture at the candidate debate on Saturday....
So, you want to run for office, but like most first-years, you have no idea where to start. Who could blame you? NSOP was only a week ago, and now you have to compete for hearts and minds you didn’t even know existed before Labor Day. It’s impractical at worst, mad at best....