This afternoon, Columbia University President Lee C. Bollinger announced reopening plans for the 2020-2021 academic year, following Barnard President Sian Beilock’s announcement earlier today. In a follow-up to the announcement, he also clarified Columbia’s stance
This morning, Barnard President Sian Beilock announced plans for the school for the 2020-2021 academic year, following plans announced by other universities yesterday.
Columbia and Barnard have announced a finalized academic calendar for the 2020-2021 school year. The pre-orientation programs for first-years have either been canceled or will be held online.
The youngest suspect in the Tess Majors investigation was sentenced to 18 months under the custody of the Administration of Children’s Services following a guilty plea to one count of first-degree robbery.
Amidst the COVID-19 pandemic and turmoil in the New York City juvenile detention system, the youngest suspect awaits sentencing after pleading guilty for his involvement in the death of Barnard student Tess Majors.
Even with the many Google Docs of information out there right now, there are still some resources that fall through the cracks when it comes to supporting BLM.
On Saturday night, Bwog received screenshots of messages from the GroupMe of Columbia’s chapter of Phi Gamma Delta (FIJI).
Hey, freshpeople, do you remember your tour guide saying something about getting free tickets to cool things around the city? Now’s your chance: Register here with Urban NY for a chance to go to a performance of Wicked, the Big Apple Circus, a Knicks game, and more. Registration began on Monday and goes until this coming […]
It’s a busy semester for all of us, and especially the SEAS students. With the launch of Engineering Week 2014, which is coinciding with SEAS 150th anniversary, it doesn’t get more programmed than this! Sun, 2/16: Opening Ceremony Dinner Roone, 7:00 – 9:00 pm Open to: entire Columbia community Sun, 2/16: Launch Week Light Display College Walk, […]
Go pick up things you need! In the Wien lounge till 3. From your EcoReps: Do you like cheap things? Do you like free things? Come to Wien Lounge between 10am and 3pm. EVERYTHING MUST GO. Items will vary from FREE (sunglasses, water bottles) to 40-60$ (for small or large fridges). Come with a bag and spend 10 […]
If you’re a junior, there are two things you need to be doing today: 1) Making sure you’re on track to graduate on time 2) Gorging yourself on delicious Junior’s cheesecake What’s that? You can be doing both at the same time?! Incredible! If you’re a junior, come to Lerner 403 between 7 and 9 […]
Bwog gets mad rustled by Internet-based competitions with other elite schools. Judging by the deluge of tips we received, Dropbox announced today the “Great Space Race!” which pits universities against each other to see who wins a treasure trove of gigabytes in the sky. Just by signing up, you get 3 GB free, and if […]
Urban New York returns! After its unfortunate cancellation last semester, the Student Affairs sponsored program is back to “spice up Columbia students’ social lives with the sights and sounds of the Big Apple.” Urban New York offers the opportunity to win tickets to see all those “cultural city events” you decided you would get to […]
Free jewelry making, pumpkin carving, and Halloween candy in Liz’s Place (in the Vag). That’s fun! Smash things on Low to relieve stress, courtesy of Peer Health Exchange the American Medical Students Association’s Public Health Committee. That’s fun!
Fruit Paunch will be holding its annual 24 Hour Show, starting at 5 p.m. today and going until 5 p.m. tomorrow on Low Plaza. Ay caramba! Enjoy free improv comedy an hour of the day, night, dawn or dusk. The Paunch jokesters request human interaction, and maybe snacks: Mike Molina is lactose intolerant (but you […]
Free Bacchanal sunglasses, tshirts, condoms, shotglasses, keychains and whistles will be handed out on the Steps at 5:30. (uh, your wedge of space on the Steps) while you’re there, the show starts in 40 minutes. Update, 5:45: Hustle, they’re almost out out of free miscellany! Update, 5:55: There are plainclothes Public Safety out, so best […]
Go on, get back in the game. The city streets are calling your pasty cheeks with the reemergence of $3 sunglass stands and 90s denim jackets. Here is INY with your best bets as to how to get it done. International Pillow Fight Day – JOIN US THERE! All over the world, grown adults will […]
AMSA is set up on the Steps, giving out free massages. Passer-bys are also encouraged to take a bat or rock and smash a cardboard box or balloons that read “I get 12 hours of sleep a night” or “I know exactly what I’m doing this summer.” Genius! Thank heavens for you, brave pre-meds. There […]