On May 13, President Bollinger announced that professor and journalist Jelani Cobb has been named the next Dean of Columbia Journalism School.
Dean Rosen-Metsch announced Deogratias “Deo” Niyizonkiza as the 2022 Class Day Speaker for the School of General Studies.
The University is recording faculty stances tomorrow on its plan to integrate Columbia College and the School of General Studies further into Arts and Sciences, the University division which also oversees a number of graduate schools.
Increases vary greatly among schools, as some CC and SEAS students will now be offered a tuition-free education while GS students will see a much more modest rise in aid.
After a successful year of interim leadership of SEAS, Shih-Fu Chang has been named the next Dean of the Fu Foundation School of Engineering and Applied Sciences.
On April 21, Columbia College released the names of all 102 seniors inducted into Phi Beta Kappa this spring.
Dean Chang has announced that Sunita Williams, a former NASA astronaut and record breaker for achievements in space, will address SEAS undergraduates and graduates on Columbia Engineering’s Class Day.
On April 19, Barnard announced that the celebrated author and alumna will be joining the faculty as Director of Creative Writing.
Earlier today, Columbia released the names of this year’s honorary degree recipients, including Hillary Rodham Clinton and Yo-Yo Ma. Editor’s Warning: This article contains mentions of sexual abuse allegations.
On Thursday morning, Columbia President Lee Bollinger announced he will step down at the end of the 2022–23 academic year.
Newly-announced sanctions against Russian individuals include Ekaterina Vinokurova, who graduated from Columbia College in 2005.
In an email sent earlier today, the Columbia College Senior Class Council announced the withdrawal of the 2022 Class Day speaker, Dr. George Yancopoulos, CC ‘80.