News

 
November 07, 2014
Jonathan Auerbach, a Ph.D. student in Statistics, received press coverage this week for debunking the myth of one rat for every person in New York City. In an article published in Significance...
October 07, 2014
Martin Perl, Ph.D. ’55, Physics, passed away on September 30 at the age of 87. Perl won the Nobel Prize in 1995 for discovering the tau lepton, a subatomic particle. A native of Brooklyn, Perl...
July 31, 2014
On July 28, 2014, President Barack Obama presented Wm. Theodore de Bary, '41CC, '53GSAS, with a National Humanities Medal celebrating his lifetime's work. The awards, bestowed on 10 recipients this...
December 15, 2014
The Graduate Student Center in Philosophy Hall will remain open during winter break, with normal hours below. It is closed on University holidays (December 25-26 and January 1-2). Monday-Friday: 8:00...
August 21, 2014
The External Fellowships page of the GSAS website includes links to resources to which Columbia subscribes, such as InfoEd SPIN (requires access via a Columbia IP address) and the Foundation Center...
November 13, 2014
Columbia University may nominate a very limited number of students for the 2015-16 Dolores Zohrab Liebmann Fellowship. Mrs. Liebmann was the daughter of a prominent Armenian intellectual, writer, and...
May 14, 2014
The Graduate School of Arts and Sciences of Columbia University is pleased to announce that Wallace S. Broecker, Ph.D. ’58, Geological Sciences, will be honored with the Dean’s Award for...
April 09, 2014
The Graduate School of Arts and Sciences of Columbia University (GSAS) is pleased to announce that Klaus Lackner and Duncan J. Watts will speak at the 2014 GSAS Ph.D. and Master’s Convocation...
September 14, 2013
Columbia University Libraries/Information Services’ Digital Humanities Center and the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences Teaching Center are pleased to announce the opening of Studio@Butler, a new...
May 20, 2014
The Graduate School of Arts and Sciences of Columbia University celebrated the Class of 2014 on Sunday, May 18 in two ceremonies honoring doctoral and Master's candidates. Ph.D. Convocation The day...
April 08, 2014
On April 9, 2014, the new Graduate Student Center officially opened in 301 Philosophy Hall. Featuring a lounge area, conference room, and pantry, the Center offers a dedicated space on campus for...
December 17, 2013
A $10 million bequest from the late Kathryn Wasserman Davis ’31 GSAS, ’97 HON will support international graduate students at Columbia University’s School of International and Public Affairs (SIPA)...