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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 want to create a culture around what's called contextual design, really learning from this community ...

In light of COVID-19, the University has had to evaluate its economic choices. For now, we have taken a series of initial steps.

"I want to understand why financial institutions are the way they are and try to figure out how to improve them." 


After thinning out the campus and ramping down research, the Provost shares, in broad outline, information about how the University is trying to ma

As the University responds to COVID-19 by working to reduce on-campus populations, it is imperative to rapidly ramp down most of our on-site, in-pe

In light of public health circumstances, libraries are closed until further notice.

In light of the transition to a virtual learning environment, this announcement to faculty offers guidance on teaching, class arrangements, and rel

Students in countries designated as CDC COVID-19 Risk Levels 1, 2 or 3

Columbia affiliates are strongly urged to postpone non-essential international travel. For students, all upcoming international travel that is orga

Undertaking evidence-informed procedures, the University has restricted travel to South Korea, in addition to China. However, it has not made chang

Columbia faculty are invited to apply for the Provost’s Teaching & Learning Grants.

As the situation related to the outbreak of the Novel Coronavirus continues to develop, the ability of some students to participate in academic act