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Dean's Update | Our Year Ahead

July 7, 2020

A message from Dean James J. Valentini with an update on the 2020-2021 academic year.

Ask a Career Counselor

July 7, 2020

A Message of Community and Solidarity

June 2, 2020

A message of community and solidarity, signed by the deans of the undergraduate schools at Columbia, was sent to the undergraduate community.

Professors Saidiya Hartman and Audra Simpson Are Winners of the Lionel Trilling Book Award and Mark Van Doren Award for Teaching

May 29, 2020

The Academic Awards Committee of Columbia College recently awarded professors Saidiya Hartman and Audra Simpson the Lionel Trilling Book Award and Mark Van Doren Award for Teaching, respectively.

Sophia Ahmed CC’21 “Sees” New Use for Used Goggles

May 29, 2020

Sophia Ahmed CC’21 find renewed use for used goggles during the COVID-19 pandemic through their EyeAid initiative.

Columbia College celebrates the Class of 2020

May 21, 2020

Columbia College held its first-ever Virtual Class Day to celebrate the Class of 2020.

Virtual Columbia College Class Day Ceremony

May 16, 2020

Columbia College will be hosting their Virtual Class Day on Tuesday, May 19, beginning at 10:00 a.m.

Students, families, faculty and staff are invited to tune-in to support and celebrate the accomplishments of the Class of 2020.

Dean's Update on Summer and Fall

May 15, 2020

Columbia University announced plans to expand next year’s academic calendar to take advantage of three terms of equal length (fall, spring and summer), in order to offer flexible opportunities for students to attain their educational goals and to increase the likelihood of in-person classes.

Two Columbia College alumni named Knight-Hennessy Scholars

May 4, 2020

Kara Schechtman CC’19 and Hamed Nilforoshan CC’19 have been selected to be a part of the 2020 cohort of Knight-Hennessy Scholars, a premier scholars program at Stanford University.

Columbia College announces 2020 valedictorian and salutatorian

May 4, 2020

Georgia Essig CC’20, a computer science major with a concentration in Russian language and culture, and Ariana Mao CC’20, a double major in sociology and economics, have been named valedictorian and salutatorian respectively, the top academic honors for the Columbia College Class of 2020.