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3 hrs ago | New Media Journal
Betsy McCaughey, PhD, is a constitutional scholar with a PhD from Columbia University, a patient advocate and health policy expert, and a former Lt.
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Is America better or worse off with strong separation between Church and State?
7 hrs ago | The Nation
Columbia University professor and Nation columnist Patricia Williams joined Tom Brokaw and Ari Melber on MSNBC to remember the late Nelson Mandela.
11 hrs ago | New Jersey Jewish News
Worldwide stagings of Fiddler on the Roof attest to its cultural power. So what is the source of its staying power? According to Alisa Solomon, author of the new book Wonder of Wonders: A Cultural History of Fiddler on the Roof , it is the show's balance between the universal and the particular, as it evokes the yearning for tradition in a changing ... (more)
13 hrs ago | Counterpunch
They have hearts but do not understand, eyes but do not see. They have ears but do not hear.
14 hrs ago | DNAinfo.com
A new Financial District private school that aims to develop independent, creative young learners is now accepting applications for its September 2014 opening.
17 hrs ago | New York Post
Students are protesting and petitioning Columbia University to be more open in reporting the outcomes of sexual-assault cases at the Manhattan Ivy League school.
19 hrs ago | Palladium-Item
She was 90. Danielson said she devoted her life to "giving back," partnering with her husband, Donald C. Danielson, whom she married on April 12, 1947.
Andrea Elliot reports in great depth on the life of a homeless girl in Fort Greene, Brooklyn.
Kerry Washington plays political super-fixer Olivier Pope. Washington, who's married to football player Nnamdi Asomugha , is pregnant, which may be part of the reason why ABC is shortening the current season by three episodes.
Horse Trade Theater Group will present Spookfish Theatre Company's critically acclaimed theatrical documentary, The ABC's Guide to Getting Famous written by Ming Peiffer, directed by Kat Yen, and featuring Sai Samboon .
Miller Theatre at Columbia University School of the Arts presents an intriguing solo recital by renowned Brooklyn-based pianist SIMONE DINNERSTEIN.
As his 12-year run as mayor of New York City ends, Michael Bloomberg leaves behind a legacy of aggressive measures designed to improve the health of the city's residents.
Amelia Taylor-Hochberg Editorial Manager for Archinect, interviewed rub-a-dub to learn about their project ' Space Oddity' , for the latest edition of the Student Works series.
Jeffrey D Sachs is Professor of Sustainable Development, Professor of Health Policy and Management, and Director of the Earth Institute at Columbia University.
From the Vascular Biology and Hypertension Program, Division of Cardiovascular Disease, Department of Medicine , Department of Epidemiology , Department of Biostatistics , School of Public Health , Division of Preventive Medicine, Department of Medicine , University of Alabama at Birmingham; Department of Medicine, Columbia University Medical ... (more)
"Never doubt that a small group of committed individuals can change the world. Indeed, it's the only thing that ever has."
Government programs such as food stamps and unemployment insurance have made significant progress in easing the plight of the poor in the half-century since the launch of the war on poverty, according to a major new study.