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Columbia University

  1. sexual harassment
    Prominent Columbia Professor Steps Down From Teaching Amid Sexual-Abuse LawsuitProfessor William V. Harris is withdrawing from student-related activities.
  2. campus sexual assault
    Columbia University Settles Lawsuit With Accused RapistPaul Nungesser alleged that Columbia enabled an “outrageous display of harassment and defamation,” even after he was cleared of rape charges.
  3. campus rape
    Student Suing Columbia After She Says She Was Raped Twice in Her Dorm RoomAmelia Roskin-Frazee’s lawsuit alleges that the university violated Title IX.
  4. motherhood
    Single Moms Shouldn’t Have to Choose Between Child Care and Getting an EducationIt’s time to stop treating school like a luxury.
  5. horrible things
    Columbia Wrestling Team Texts Expose Culture of Misogyny and Racism“Locker-room talk” sent outside the locker room.
  6. taking care of business
    How to Work in the Art World Without Selling Out Your PoliticsAn interview with recent MacArthur Genius Grant recipient, art historian, and curator Kellie Jones.
  7. sexual harassment
    Professor Sues Columbia University for Sexual HarassmentAfter the professor complained, one dean told her the situation sounded like a “soap opera.”
  8. Emma Sulkowicz’s Accused Rapist Had His Lawsuit Against Columbia DismissedThe suit rests on “a logical fallacy.”
  9. consent
    Misguided Columbia Consent Campaign Decidedly Not ‘Bae’Outrage school is back in session.
  10. trigger warnings
    Columbia Won’t Put Trigger Warnings on Next Year’s Reading ListsThe required reading list is being revamped, but it won’t include trigger warnings.
  11. emma sulkowicz
    Lawyers for Emma Sulkowicz’s Alleged Rapist Accuse Her of MisandrySulkowicz allegedly ran a “gender based anti-male discriminatory harassment campaign.”
  12. carry that weight
    Accused Rapist’s Parents Criticize Columbia for Allowing Mattress at Graduation “Our son’s graduation should have been a joyous moment for our whole family.”
  13. carry that weight
    Columbia Student Carried Her Mattress to GraduationDespite earlier reports that students would not be allowed to bring “large objects” to the ceremony.
  14. vicemo
    Columbia Students Now Regret Using Venmo to Buy DrugsA reminder: This was a bad idea.
  15. carry that weight
    Scenes From Yesterday’s ‘Carry That Weight’ ProtestsMattress-carrying rape protesters turned out on campuses across the country.
  16. slideshow
    Mattress-Carrying Rape Protesters Take Columbia by StormThey left 28 mattresses on the university president’s doorstep.
  17. love and war
    The Revolution Against Campus Sexual AssaultEmma Sulkowicz, who will not put her mattress down until her alleged rapist is expelled, is its new public face.
  18. Columbia Student Speaks on Mattress Performance“I just never really anticipated how big this would be,” says the woman protesting her alleged rapist with performance art.