The Eye

By Jenna Beers
Thu, Apr 30, 2015, 3:28am
This week's Eye lead explores faculty diversity at Columbia. These interactive graphics look at diversity statistics over the past four years.Read more
By Patrick Schulman
Mon, Oct 6, 2014, 1:54am

Frances Mayo BC '15, describes how to put together a "baby zine" and shares one of her own. 

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By Megan Cunnane
Thu, Sep 11, 2014, 2:23am

“My entire world could be turned upside down in an instant, but my wardrobe would stay the same. ... It doesn’t seem like a big or important revelation, that the things you buy and collect don’t change, but it kind of is in the sense that those are the mementos that accidentally become imbued with memory by virtue of never...Read more

By Wilfred Chan
Fri, Oct 25, 2013, 9:00am

Architect Peter Zuspan, an adjunct assistant professor in the Barnard-Columbia architecture program, sat down with The Eye to talk about the design of buildings on campus — and how we can shape its future.

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By Wilfred Chan and Kimberly Cionca
Thu, Sep 26, 2013, 9:30am

While working in Los Angeles for 10 years as a professional dancer, Jason Pettigrew, GS '16, toured with Miley Cyrus and made appearances in a number of films and television shows, like "Blades of Glory."

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By Morgan Wilcock
Sun, Apr 7, 2013, 8:35pm

This week in The Eye, Megan Cunnane discussed reasons behind the dwindling number of Jewish delis in New York City.  Among the surviving handful is Liebman's in the Bronx.  In the following video, The Eye makes the schlep to speak to manager Art Rabn about his take on the demise of the Kosher deli business.  ...Read more

By Morgan Wilcock
Mon, Apr 1, 2013, 7:00pm

On Thursday, March 28, members and friends of the Eye, Quarto, and FemSex convened in the snug interior of the Intercultural Resource Center for an open mic focused on sex-positivity.  Students came armed with poetry, fiction, creative nonfiction, and more, and fired away for a warm night of communal dialogue and entertainment.  

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By Morgan Wicock
Fri, Feb 15, 2013, 7:15pm

 Snow or shine, the show must go on.

From Feb. 7 to Feb. 10, women filmmakers from around the city trudged through a Nemo-induced snowfall to Barnard College to take part in the Athena Film Festival. The Eye went behind the scenes to hear some of what these women had to say to fledgling female film artists, looking to make...Read more

By Morgan Wilcock
Thu, Feb 7, 2013, 4:30pm


For young women, the current cultural climate poses a constant threat to health. Every day brings with it a torrent of images of thinness - on television and billboards, in magazines and movies.  Social media websites (often dubbed as “pro-ana” forums) in particular advocate dangerous means of losing weight, often triggering eating disorders in female viewers.


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By Morgan Wilcock
Fri, Feb 1, 2013, 2:12pm

For Magda Sawon, co-owner of Postmasters Gallery in Chelsea, Hurricane Sandy produced one of the rarest and most overwhelming of vignettes.

Sawon watched as water filled her gallery basement to the brim, then reversed, barely sparing the works of art on the ground floor from the barrage of water that devastated galleries throughout the area.

Having trouble imagining it for...Read more