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'George Carlin Way' Finally Approved

Posted 10.19.2012 | New York

Following a yearlong debate, Community Board 9 in Morningside Heights has finally approved renaming a part of a street on West 121st Street George Car...

For Some Columbia Students, A Very Special Dinner Guest?

columbiaspectator.com | Posted 11.12.2011 | College

Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad may soon break bread with members of the Columbia International Relations Council and Association. According ...

A Decision That Fails Columbia University's Students and Mandate

Bruce Friedrich | Posted 05.25.2011 | College
Bruce Friedrich

Last Thursday I was supposed to engage Columbia debaters on the ethics of using animals for food. Five hours before the event was to commence, I found myself disinvited by the university.

Columbia Launches Center For Palestine Studies

columbiaspectator.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

Columbia launched the first-ever Center for Palestine Studies in the United States on Thursday night, and organizers said that, despite limited funds,...

Columbia's Double Discovery Center Faces Major Transition

columbiaspectator.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

After losing half its staff, a 45-year-old tutoring program at Columbia is undergoing major changes that could jeopardize the quality of its services....

Did Columbia Scrub Meles Zenawi's Online Bio?

columbiaspectator.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

Ethiopian Prime Minister Meles Zenawi, who is scheduled to speak at Low Library on Sept. 22, has allegedly intimidated voters at polls, detained polit...

Sarkozy At Columbia: 'We In Europe Admire You'

The Columbia Spectator | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

Despite the rain, hordes of students turned out to see French President Nicolas Sarkozy speak at Columbia's World Leaders Forum. Sarkozy, whose vis...

Columbia, DePaul Adopt Common Application

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

Columbia University, DePaul University and the University of North Carolina-Asheville are among the 25 new colleges using the Common Application. The...

Columbia Applauds Alum Kathryn Bigelow's Big Win

The Columbia Spectrum | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

Columbia School of the Arts alum Kathryn Bigelow got the top honor at tonight's Academy Awards as "Best Director" for her film "The Hurt Locker," a fi...