Thu, Dec 15, 2016, 11:41pm
The University Senate voted for the Wednesday before Thanksgiving to be an academic holiday starting next year.
Thu, Dec 1, 2016, 7:02am
Graduate and undergraduate teaching and research assistants at Columbia will vote on whether or not to unionize next week, ending a two-year campaign that brought the issue of unionization to the forefront of private universities across the country.
Wed, Nov 2, 2016, 3:00am
Feminist critic and scholar Christina Hoff Sommers argued that feminism on college campuses has led to intolerance and censorship at an event entitled “Victims, Victims Everywhere: Trigger Warnings, Liberty, and the Academy” on Tuesday night.
Wed, Oct 26, 2016, 1:40am
University President Lee Bollinger addressed graduate student unionization and the achievements of his fourteen-year tenure in the first graduate fireside chat of the semester.
Thu, Oct 13, 2016, 3:20am
The use of small seminar classes to encourage discussion and promote student engagement with faculty is a critical component of the Core Curriculum, the foundation of Columbia’s undergraduate education.
Mon, Sep 26, 2016, 12:18am
As an ongoing conversation about freedom of speech on college campuses continues across the nation, the University Senate initiated a debate about freedom of expression in the classroom during its first plenary of the year on Friday.