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Valentini named College dean

Valentini named College dean

James J. Valentini, a chemistry professor and former department chair who stepped in as Columbia College’s interim dean following the resignation...
University announces new effort to increase faculty diversity

University announces new effort to increase faculty diversity

Columbia, as part of an ongoing effort to diversify its faculty, has announced that it is setting aside $30 million...
Geophysicist Sean C. Solomon appointed director of Lamont-Doherty

Geophysicist Sean C. Solomon appointed director of Lamont-Doherty

Sean C. Solomon can tell you a lot about a planet by looking at its surface. Smooth plains? The sign...
CAA Turkey event brings travel to a new level

CAA Turkey event brings travel to a new level

A highlight of this May’s CAA Global Event in Istanbul came when Ipek Cem Taha ’93SIPA, ’93BUS, the founding director...
In search of a cure, for love

In search of a cure, for love

Herbert and Florence Irving, who are Columbia University Medical Center’s leading benefactors, have committed to give $40 million to the...
Win the future

Win the future

“Here, whatever your field of inquiry, you’ve seen the best that humanity has to offer,” said President Lee C. Bollinger...
An honorable life

An honorable life

Gac Filipaj had nearly finished law school in his home country of Yugoslavia when war broke out there in 1992...
At medical campus, education with a view

At medical campus, education with a view

Columbia University Medical Center has released architectural plans for its new education building on Haven Avenue, between West 171st and...
Mass appeal

Mass appeal

It will be the most important physics discovery in 50 years. If scientists at the Large Hadron Collider near Geneva...
In brief

In brief

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