Updated July 29 at 1:35 p.m.
A former Business School professor has filed a lawsuit claiming that a senior professor harassed her and delayed her research when she rejected his advances. This harassment allegedly led to her wrongful termination, the plaintiff testified in court on Tuesday....
Nine years later, just 1 percent of Columbia’s $10 million commitment to affordable housing has been spent
Outside the West Harlem Development Corporation’s office, which sits on 127th Street between Morningside and Amsterdam Avenue, is a parking lot.
Columbia has removed history professor William V. Harris from teaching, advising, and other student-related responsibilities following an accusation that Harris sexually harassed a student and retaliated against reports of that harassment.....
Imagine what it would be like to have a campus where sexual harassment, assault, stalking, and other gender-based misconduct never occurred. Now, think about what it would take to get there, so that all students would see themselves as having a role in eliminating gender-based violence....
Every day, I walk between 15 and 20 blocks to Columbia's campus, depending on my destination. It's a pleasant walk, for the most part, so long as the wind isn't bitter, the sun too strong, or the men too vocal. If the wind is cold, I can dress accordingly and wear a thick scarf; when it's too hot, I can wear a tank top. There's nothing I can do, though, to keep men from sharing their estimation of my physical appearance with me....
Gaviota Velasco's last year at Columbia left her feeling frustrated and alone.
Every year, in the early hours before Bacchanal officially begins, students at Columbia and Barnard begin drinking massive amounts of alcohol, experimenting with drugs they've never taken before, and just generally pumping themselves up for a day of excess. Never forget, "bacchanal" is a loose synonym for orgy, and we all know how to throw a good orgy....