Category - Columbia University Media

A Message from Interim Provost Dennis Mitchell

Dear fellow members of the Columbia community: As we navigate the tensions of recent months, I write today with a call for a renewed focus on our core mission of education, research, and service. We>>>

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From Beijing to the Big Apple

Notebook is a Columbia News series that highlights just some of the many fascinating students who study at our University.  When Sarah Wang is not working on her senior thesis or being a>>>

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A Poet Tells the Tale of His Own Kidnapping

How did being a poet affect the writing of this memoir? Possibly, most poets focus even more closely on each word—not just the meanings, but the sounds of each—than most prose writers do, and so>>>

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The 2023 Columbia News Quiz

Quiz A New York scene: A yellow cab passes the entrance to Columbia University, where College Walk is alight for the holidays. Photo by Diane Bondareff. Test your knowledge of 2023 at the University>>>

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First CRISPR Therapy Approved for Sickle Cell

The FDA has approved Casgevy (exa-cel) for treatment of people ages 12 and older with sickle cell disease. Casgevy is the first therapy approved for use in the United States that uses CRISPR gene>>>

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2023 Year in Pictures

From Convocation to move-in and family goodbyes, the start of the fall semester was deftly ushered in by our New Student Orientation Program (NSOP) leaders, who, quite literally, jumped for joy to>>>

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