Columbia University Student Workers End Strike With Tentative Contract Promising Raises
With the spring semester set to resume January 18th under the spectre of a disrupted campus, Columbia administrators offered a tentative agreement late Thursday.
Jan 8, 5:39 PM
Columbia University Ramps Up Security After Fatal Stabbing Of Grad Student Near Campus
"We so deeply feel the pain and the injustice of that life promise breached in an act of barbarous violence."
Dec 4, 2021 1:20 PM
Columbia University Grad Student Fatally Stabbed While Jogging In Morningside Park
An Italian tourist was also injured in the apparent stabbing spree, but is expected to survive.
Dec 3, 2021 12:15 PM
Columbia University VP Accused Of Sexually Assaulting 13-Year-Old
The New Jersey native, who oversees Columbia's sprawling West Harlem expansion effort, was taken into custody on Monday.
Jan 5, 2021 4:08 PM
Feds Arrest Former Gynecologist Robert Hadden, Who Avoided Prison Time For Sex Abuse Under Deal With Cy Vance
Robert Hadden was indicted on federal charges for sexually abusing his patients.
Sep 9, 2020 4:11 PM
Columbia University Will Move All Undergraduate Instruction Online For Fall Semester
"With few undergraduate students living on campus, we have decided that all undergraduate courses will be virtual," the university president said.
Aug 14, 2020 5:06 PM
Columbia And NYU Say International Graduate Students Cannot Teach From Abroad
In an email sent last week, Columbia said it was conditioning the payment of teaching on the return to the U.S. “to avoid jeopardizing international students’ visa status."
Aug 12, 2020 4:45 PM
After Initially Giving Them A Choice, Columbia University Pressures Faculty To Hold In-Person Classes
“We will be safer in class than in grocery stores," a Columbia official asserted in an email.
Jul 29, 2020 8:56 AM
ICE Decides To Block Visas For New International Students Enrolled In Remote Learning
Enrollment of new international students at U.S. universities is projected to decline between 63% to 98%, researchers say.
Jul 25, 2020 5:21 PM
Facing Budget Cuts, CUNY May Keep Distance Learning Through "Virtual" Fall Semester
“We must continue to use the time available to us to prepare for a primarily virtual Fall 2020 in which only a small fraction of courses and support services would be offered in-person."
May 27, 2020 1:09 PM
With College Dorms Closing Over Coronavirus Worries, Students Scramble To Move Out
Some are trying to find new housing as the state converts their dorms to makeshift hospitals.
Mar 26, 2020 4:02 PM
14-Year-Old Charged With Murder Of Barnard Student Tessa Majors In Morningside Park
The teen, who is being charged as an adult, allegedly confessed "he was in the park and tried to take the girl’s phone and 'she was hanging onto her phone' and that he hit her with a knife."
Feb 15, 2020 9:37 PM
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