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December 4, 2018

Lisa L. Carnoy CC’89, co-chair of the University’s Board of Trustees, became the first woman to be awarded the Alexander Hamilton Medal in the 71st year of the award’s inception.

Homecoming 2018
November 14, 2018
Homecoming 2018
Beto O’Rourke
November 14, 2018
Beto O’Rourke
Alumni in the News
November 12, 2018

Two College alumni received awards from the Breakthrough Prize Foundation, which celebrates the achievements of scientists, physicists and mathematicians.

October 19, 2018

Thirteen Columbia College alumni were inducted into the Columbia University Athletics Hall of Fame Class of 2018.

October 18, 2018

Five Columbia College alumni recently received fellowships to spend a year in Asia through the Princeton in Asia program.

October 15, 2018

Making a Murderer, which was co-written and co-directed by Moira Demos ’96, SOA’08, was a huge hit for Netflix in its first season.

Arthur Ashkin
October 9, 2018

Arthur Ashkin CC'47 is the latest recipient of the Nobel Prize in physics. His notable scientific career might have earned him the title of "father of laser radiation pressure,” but when he won the Nobel for his groundbreaking invention of “optical tweezers,” which use lasers to trap and manipulate tiny particles in beams of light, he simply referred to himself in an interview with as “an old geezer.”

September 10, 2018

Nico Muhly ’03 appeared in the New York Times' September 6 article “5 Minutes That Will Make You Love Classical Music”, in w

September 5, 2018

Columbia College, in partnership with Columbia Engineering and the School of General Studies, is pleased to announce the appointment of Shannon Marquez as the dean of Undergraduate Global Engagement. She will provide leadership for the collaborative development of a comprehensive vision and strategy in order to ensure all Columbia undergraduates have the opportunity to achieve defined global competencies.