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Columbia Removes Thomas Jessell, Renowned Neuroscientist, From His Posts

Columbia Removes Thomas Jessell, Renowned Neuroscientist, From His Posts

Thomas Jessell, a prominent neuroscientist, at a news conference in New York in May 2008 after winning the Kavli Prize.
Columbia Removes Thomas Jessell, Renowned Neuroscientist, From His Posts

Columbia Removes Thomas Jessell, Renowned Neuroscientist, From His Posts

Thomas Jessell, a prominent neuroscientist, at a news conference in New York in May 2008 after winning the Kavli Prize.
Columbia Removes Thomas Jessell, Renowned Neuroscientist, From His Posts

Columbia Removes Thomas Jessell, Renowned Neuroscientist, From His Posts

Thomas Jessell, a prominent neuroscientist, at a news conference in New York in May 2008 after winning the Kavli Prize.
Spine-like Battery Could Power Flexible Electronics

Spine-like Battery Could Power Flexible Electronics

Researchers from Columbia University have developed a prototype for a flexible battery based on the shape of the human spine, and it has properties similar to non-flexible batteries. The post
Matter: The Famine Ended 70 Years Ago, but Dutch Genes Still Bear Scars

Matter: The Famine Ended 70 Years Ago, but Dutch Genes Still Bear Scars

A victim of starvation during the Dutch famine of 1944-45. Women pregnant during the period gave birth to babies who were affected by health problems throughout their lives.
Matter: The Famine Ended 70 Years Ago, but Dutch Genes Still Bear Scars

Matter: The Famine Ended 70 Years Ago, but Dutch Genes Still Bear Scars

A victim of starvation during the Dutch famine of 1944-45. Women pregnant during the period gave birth to babies who were affected by health problems throughout their lives.
Matter: The Famine Ended 70 Years Ago, but Dutch Genes Still Bear Scars

Matter: The Famine Ended 70 Years Ago, but Dutch Genes Still Bear Scars

A victim of starvation during the Dutch famine of 1944-45. Women pregnant during the period gave birth to babies who were affected by health problems throughout their lives.

New York Is Better Than Silicon Valley For Women Entrepreneurs

Women founders receive far less venture capital than men, but they often have better stories to tell.
‘Interrupters’ Peek at Social Media to Stop Street Violence

‘Interrupters’ Peek at Social Media to Stop Street Violence

Felix Polanco, program supervisor of True2Life, at work in his office in the Central Family Life Center in Staten Island.
Thomas Roma, Photographer and Professor, Accused of Sexual Misconduct

Thomas Roma, Photographer and Professor, Accused of Sexual Misconduct

Ash Thayer, left, and Ilana Rein are among a group of women who have accused their former photography professor, Thomas Roma, of sexual misconduct.

‘Punch them in the face’: Student tells cheering crowd how to shut up College Republicans

A Columbia University student was caught on video telling a crowd of several hundred that the “only way” to shut up members of the school’s…
Columbia Professor Retires in Settlement of Sexual Harassment Lawsuit

Columbia Professor Retires in Settlement of Sexual Harassment Lawsuit

Students at Columbia University, where Dr. William V. Harris, 79, has retired as part of a settlement of a lawsuit claiming that he harassed a student.
At Columbia, Three Women, 30 Years and a Pattern of Harassment

At Columbia, Three Women, 30 Years and a Pattern of Harassment

Graduate students at Columbia University say that over decades they have been harassed by the same professor.
With $250 Million Gift, Columbia Medical School Looks to End Student Debt

With $250 Million Gift, Columbia Medical School Looks to End Student Debt

Dr. P. Roy Vagelos, right, with Colin L. Powell at a 2013 education conference. Dr. Vagelos and his wife are giving the Columbia University Medical School money to underwrite financial aid.
Child-abuse scandals are reminding China’s middle class of its lack of power

Child-abuse scandals are reminding China’s middle class of its lack of power

“Rich children go abroad, middle-class children get poked with needles, lower-class children get evicted from their homes.” That saying has been circulating in Chinese social…
The Paradise Papers: Endowments Boom as Colleges Bury Earnings Overseas

The Paradise Papers: Endowments Boom as Colleges Bury Earnings Overseas

Texas Christian University, which invested in an oil, gas and coal partnership established in the Cayman Islands, a tax haven.
The Paradise Papers: Endowments Boom as Colleges Bury Earnings Overseas

The Paradise Papers: Endowments Boom as Colleges Bury Earnings Overseas

Texas Christian University, which invested in an oil, gas and coal partnership established in the Cayman Islands, a tax haven.
The Paradise Papers: Endowments Boom as Colleges Bury Earnings Overseas

The Paradise Papers: Endowments Boom as Colleges Bury Earnings Overseas

Texas Christian University, which invested in an oil, gas and coal partnership established in the Cayman Islands, a tax haven.
The Paradise Papers: Endowments Boom as Colleges Bury Earnings Overseas

The Paradise Papers: Endowments Boom as Colleges Bury Earnings Overseas

Texas Christian University, which invested in an oil, gas and coal partnership established in the Cayman Islands, a tax haven.