Columbia News

Columbia Faculty Members Receive Guggenheim Fellowships

Several professors at Columbia, in disciplines ranging from dance to history to writing, were awarded prestigious Guggenheim Fellowships for 2014, based on their distinguished achievement and exceptional future promise.

2014 Class Day Speakers Announced

Columbia Engineering’s Class Day will feature Jon Oringer ‘99SEAS, founder and chief executive officer of Shutterstock Inc. Columbia College’s Class Day will include an address by acclaimed actor and screenwriter Dan Futterman ‘89CC.

Columbia Engineering Launches 150th Anniversary Website

Highlights include a timeline of achievements, time capsule presentations, videos, events and memories submitted by students, alumni, and faculty.

Columbia Engineering Launches 150th Anniversary Website

Highlights include a timeline of achievements, time capsule presentations, videos, events and memories submitted by students, alumni, and faculty.

Columbia students receive 2014 Presidential Global Fellowships

Funded by a generous grant from President Lee C. Bollinger, the Presidential Global Fellowship program provided funding for 12 first-year undergraduates to participate in a Columbia summer study abroad program.

Men's Basketball Team Wins Second Round in Tournament

Columbia won 69-56 against Eastern Michigan in the CollegeInsider.com Postseason Tournament on Saturday, March 22.

An Update for Regular Decision Applicants

First-year admissions decisions will be posted online on Thursday, March 27, 2014 after 5:00 p.m. (EDT)

Columbia Alumni Win Academy Awards

Disney’s Frozen, written and co-directed by alumna Jennifer Lee (SOA ‘05), won two Academy Awards—Best Animated Feature and Best Original Song. Alumna Dede Gardner (CC ‘91) co-produced Best Picture winner 12 Years a Slave, which received nine nominations in all.