Columbia College has announced the names of 24 seniors who will be initiated into Phi Beta Kappa, the national honor society, on Friday, January 24.
Dr. George D. Yancopoulos CC’80, GSAS’86, VPS’87, a renowned biotech leader and Regeneron Pharmaceuticals’ co-founder, president and chief scientific officer, was awarded the Alexander Hamilton Medal at the 72nd annual Alexander Hamilton Award Dinner held in the rotunda of Low Library.
The 72nd Alexander Hamilton Award Dinner, honoring Dr. George D. Yancopoulos CC’80, GSAS’86, VPS’87, will take place on Thursday, November 21, 2019. The Alexander Hamilton Medal is the highest honor awarded to a member of the Columbia College community for distinguished service to the College and accomplishment in any field of endeavor.
Columbia University has announced that Dr. Jonathan Rosand CC’89, VPS’94, Dean Dakolias SEAS’89 and Fermi Wang SEAS’89, SEAS’91 have been elected to the Board of Trustees.
Columbia College kicked off its year-long Core Centennial celebration with a launch event in Low Rotunda.
"I decided to combine my interests in politics, economics, and education to research education policy in Chile and specifically the nationwide voucher system that was implemented during the Pinochet dictatorship." —Pallavi Sreedhar CC’21
New students in the Class of 2023 arrived to their new home in Morningside Heights to start their Columbia journey.
Ira Katznelson CC’66, the Ruggles Professor of Political Science and History, has been appointed Interim Provost.