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After 11 years as Columbia College dean, James J. Valentini reflects on his life and career.
DDC has helped more than 15,000 local students achieve college success through academic courses, college and career counseling, and tutoring and mentorship from Columbia students.
Effective July 1, 2022, Josef Sorett, Professor of Religion and African American and African Diaspora Studies, Chair of the Department of Religion, and Director of CARSS, will serve as the next Dean of Columbia College and Vice President of Undergraduate Education.
The College joyfully returns to in-person Class Day celebrations after three years.
Columbia College proudly recognizes the recipients of these 2022 honors.
The dean was honored with the Alexander Hamilton Medal at a special gathering of alumni, faculty, students and staff on April 27.
Professors Farah Jasmine Griffin and David Lurie are the winners of this year’s awards.
“I am excited to continue fulfilling the program’s mission to combine humanistic thinking with outward-facing social justice work here in New York City."
Students and families from low and middle-income backgrounds will receive enhanced financial aid support beginning in the 2022-2023 academic year.