Michael Edmonson

Tue, Jan 31, 2017, 2:39am
In a protest organized by the Graduate Workers of Columbia against President Donald Trump’s recent immigration ban, hundreds of students and faculty members assembled in front of Low Library to share personal testimonies and calls to action.
Tue, Jan 31, 2017, 1:04am
As a descendant of slaves, Jordan Brewington, CC ’17, felt a personal connection to her research in her seminar, Columbia University and Slavery. Brewington pored over primary sources in order to write a report on slaves who were linked to Columbia’s early history.
Fri, Jan 27, 2017, 1:40am
Last Saturday, we sent our photographers to document Columbia students and protesters at the Women’s Marches on Washington, D.C. and New York. Over a hundred students attended the historic event, which drew nearly half a million people.
Thu, Jan 19, 2017, 5:57am
Forty-four senior faculty members—representing all of Barnard’s academic departments and programs—wrote a letter to the trustees last month requesting that the president's temporary replacement possess one specific trait.
Mon, Jan 16, 2017, 10:11pm
The Barnard board of trustees hopes to have the next president of the college in place by September, Chair of the Board of Trustees Jolyne Caruso-FitzGerald, BC ’81, announced at a Student Government Association meeting last month.
Mon, Dec 12, 2016, 3:30pm
The Office of Undergraduate Admissions received 4,086 early decision applications to Columbia College and the School of Engineering and Applied Science this year, once again setting a record for the largest number of early decision applicants in Columbia history.
Mon, Dec 12, 2016, 8:55am
Last November, Columbia College Dean James Valentini emailed all Columbia College students about the status of a proposal for a cours
Fri, Dec 9, 2016, 3:10pm
A majority of teaching and research assistants at Columbia have voted to unionize, the National Labor Relations Board confirmed on Friday. Graduate and undergraduate students voted 1602 to 623 in favor of joining Graduate Workers of Columbia-United Auto Workers Union.
Thu, Dec 8, 2016, 7:11am
Graduate and undergraduate research and teaching assistants headed to the polls on Wednesday to begin voting on whether or not to unionize. Voting will continue through Thursday night.
Wed, Nov 9, 2016, 4:09am
Most classes were held as usual following Republican nominee Donald Trump’s shocking presidential victory on Wednesday morning, but some professors postponed midterms, cancelled class, o