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February 21, 2022

Soulaymane Kachani Appointed Senior Vice Provost

As Senior Vice Provost, Professor Kachani will increase the scope of this portfolio and spearhead a new initiative that will enable the University to accelerate the expansion of its innovation in online and hybrid offerings.

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I am heartened to report that the Graduate Workers of Columbia-UAW agreed to a proposal to suspend the strike and bridge remaining differences thro

I report on two matters: Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action and the bargaining process.

With the Graduate Workers of Columbia-UAW strike having begun, despite hundreds of hours of negotiation and much already settled, a series of clari

I write to share some reflections in light of GWC-UAW telling us that it will begin an official strike on March 15, based on an authorization vote

To ensure that the principles of Affirmative Action are maintained, effective immediately any hire that needs to be first approved by the Provost’s

You are invited to join one of two virtual town halls about COVID-19 vaccines and distribution.

The spring 2021 will look similar to the fall and nearly all classes will be remote during the first two weeks of the new term.


We write with information about Columbia's planning and policy for distribution of a COVID-19 vaccine.

We write to share an update on the University’s financial picture and report on our early planning for the year ahead.

Lee C. Bollinger announced that Mary C.

In response to rising COVID-19 rates in New York, Columbia has reduced the size of non-academic gatherings and initiated travel-related “departure”