Last day before finals, time to cram. Here are some resources to help.
It's Orgo Night! Keep your eyes peeled for our live blog and video.
Today's top stories
Sneak peek at the incoming class: Remember how the number of CU early applications increased by 16 percent? Similarly, Barnard’s ED pool increased by 19 percent, making it the largest number of ED applicants in the school’s history.
All the finals feels: Snapchat was abuzz this week in all things finals-related. We’ll show you the best of it in the semester’s last installment of Week in Snapchats.
Columbia cribs, decked out for the holidays: We asked you to submit all of your holiday dorm decor to get us pumped for the holidays, and you didn’t disappoint. Here are the best and most festive rooms on campus.
Pro tip of the day
Get to know the interim: Barnard’s interim president was announced on Monday, but you might not know much about him. Read up on Rob Goldberg in this short and snappy history.
What's going down in Butler 209? In case you haven’t heard, CUMB was denied access to Butler for Orgo Night. In the first staff editorial of the 141st Editorial Board, Spectator shares its thoughts on how and why the administration should let the band perform in Butler.
Events and opportunities
Study Break/Campus Tradition: Orgo Night
11:30 p.m. outside of Butler
Free Food: Midnight Breakfast: Blast Off to Breakfast!
BC first-years will be let in at 11 p.m., BCID at 11:30 p.m., and BC/CUID at 12 a.m. in the Diana Center
Free Food: CCSC Hot Chocolate & Cider Study Break!
9 - 11 p.m. outside of Butler
Study Break: CUPAL Study Break and Production Panels
3 - 4 p.m. in Lerner Black Box Theatre
Free Food: Free Doughnuts!
7 - 9 p.m. on Lerner Ramps
Study Break: A Beary Needed Break with Barnard Student Life
10 a.m. - 12 p.m. in Diana 302
Snapchat of the day
People do that sometimes, including professors. (Gives you a good grade on the problem set, throws a curveball in the exam, you know the drill.)
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