Barnard premed adviser left in job for 17 months after formal complaint of incompetence by senior faculty
Wed, Sep 9, 2015, 11:31pm
Barnard administrators allowed Dean of Pre-Professional Advising Adjua Starks to advise students for 17 months after faculty sent a letter to Dean of Studies Natalie Friedman and Provost Linda Bell that called on them to address concerns that Starks was providing students with inaccurate...
Tue, Feb 18, 2014, 2:00am
Despite our shining applications for investment banking jobs and medical school, it's important that we don't forget our true selves, flaws and all.
Tue, Nov 1, 2011, 11:03pm
I feel like more than half the students here either are, have been, or at some point will be premed. And why not? Isn't being a doctor the perfect embodiment of success? You're respected, well educated, and you get to cut people open or shove tubes down their throats. Think about that—it's pretty...
Sun, Apr 11, 2010, 8:57pm
During the last three years, my experiences in different corners of the world and my interactions with people of all races have stirred a passion within me to improve global health, on a macro scale, and to put those countries most in need at the top of my to-do list.
Sun, Apr 11, 2010, 6:34pm
I can personally attest to the fact that this administrator’s hyperbole should not dent your confidence or derail your hopes for the future. Soon to graduate from Columbia College, medical school acceptances in hand, I am, nevertheless, no superman. If I have made it this far, you can, too—and I...