Cindy del Rosario-Tapan
Executive Director of Communications and Media Relations
Columbia College today announced a $6 million gift from Mary Kathryn and Alexander Navab CC’87 to establish the Navab Fellowship Program, which will provide funding for 40 full-time Columbia College student internships with non-profit and for-profit organizations annually beginning in Summer 2019.
We write to you to unequivocally denounce a deeply disturbing racially charged incident involving Columbia undergraduates that took place in front of Butler Library and JJ’s Place early this morning.
Kara Schechtman CC’19 has been selected as one of 12 recipients of the prestigious George J. Mitchell Scholarship.
Columbia College has announced the names of 24 seniors who will be initiated into Phi Beta Kappa, the national honor society, on Friday, January 25. The students were chosen by a faculty selection committee of Phi Beta Kappa members based on the breadth, depth and rigor of their academic programs, as well as recommendations from faculty members who have worked closely with them.
Together with University leadership, we stand firmly against all acts of violence and discrimination on Columbia’s campus. Our community will not waver in its support for those of any faith, race, gender, sexual orientation, background or identity.
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.
Thirteen Columbia College alumni were inducted into the Columbia University Athletics Hall of Fame Class of 2018.
Five Columbia College alumni recently received fellowships to spend a year in Asia through the Princeton in Asia program.
James J. Valentini, dean of Columbia College and chair of the JED Steering Committee, shared an announcement regarding a new website in support of undergraduate well-being.