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Columbia: University President’s Remarks About Hosting Obama Reflect No New Plans

Columbia University on Monday downplayed remarks by president Lee Bollinger, which led to reports that President Barack Obama might return to the school after his term ends.

08/31/2015

Columbia University student Emma Sulkowicz says she will carry this mattress with her until her alleged rapist is expelled. (Credit: Columbia Spectator)

Columbia Asks Judge To Drop Lawsuit By Student Accused Of Rape In Mattress Project

Columbia University asked a judge Friday to reject a student’s lawsuit alleging the school failed to protect him after a onetime friend called him a “serial rapist.”

08/28/2015

Lizzie Valverde (left) and Katy Olson realized they were sisters while taking a writing class at Columbia University. (Credit: Gary Baumgarten/1010 WINS)

2 Sisters Adopted Separately Reunite At Columbia University Writing Class

Katy Olson figured out the connection when Lizzie Valverde introduced herself to the writing class and talked about being adopted.

05/16/2015

U.S. President Barack Obama speaks during the launch of a nonprofit group, My Brother's Keeper Alliance at Lehman College in the Bronx borough on May 4, 2015 in New York City.   (Credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

University Of Chicago To Get Obama Library, President And First Lady Announce

President Barack and First Lady Michelle Obama announced officially Tuesday that the future Obama presidential library will be coming to Chicago.

05/12/2015

President Barack Obama makes a statement at the White House after a deal was reached on Iran's nuclear program.   (Photo credit: NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)

Sources: Obama Library Coming To Chicago Despite Columbia’s NYC Bid

President Barack Obama’s future library will apparently be coming to Chicago, despite a bid from Columbia University to bring the library to New York, according to sources in Chicago.

04/30/2015

Democratic presidential hopeful and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton speaks during the David N. Dinkins Leadership and Public Policy Forum at Columbia University on April 29, 2015. (Photo by Kevin Hagen/Getty Images)

Hillary Clinton: Baltimore Shows Justice System Is ‘Out Of Balance’

“It’s time to change our approach,” Clinton said in her first major policy address since launching her presidential campaign earlier this month. “It’s time to end the era of mass incarceration.”

04/29/2015

People walk past the Alma Mater statue on the Columbia University campus on July 1, 2013. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Columbia Student Accused Of Rape Suing School For Defamation

A student accused of raping another student at Columbia University says his reputation is ruined and is now taking the Ivy League school to court for defamation.

04/24/2015

People walk past the Alma Mater statue on the Columbia University campus on July 1, 2013. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Columbia Student Sues University, Says Rape Accuser Has Ruined His Reputation

A Columbia University senior filed a lawsuit against the school Thursday, claiming that the university failed to protect him from harassment amid claims that he had raped a fellow student.

04/23/2015

Dr. Mehmet Oz attends the Joe Torre Safe At Home Foundation's 12th Annual Celebrity Gala at Pier 60 at Chelsea Piers on Nov. 13, 2014. (Photo by Dave Kotin

Dr. Oz Fires Back On Show At His Critics

Oz devoted the first half of his syndicated show Thursday to his response to what he called “a brazen letter from 10 mysterious doctors” sent to Columbia University.

04/23/2015

Dr. Mehmet Oz attends the Joe Torre Safe At Home Foundation's 12th Annual Celebrity Gala at Pier 60 at Chelsea Piers on Nov. 13, 2014. (Photo by Dave Kotin

Dr. Oz To Respond On Show To Doctors Calling For His Ouster From Columbia University

Dr. Mehmet Oz will air an episode of his syndicated talk show Thursday that specifically takes on the group of 10 doctors from around the country who wrote to a Columbia dean about him.

04/22/2015

FILE - Dr. Mehmet Oz (Photo by Neilson Barnard/Getty Images)

Group Of Doctors Want To See Dr. Oz Kicked Off Columbia Faculty

Columbia University has not agreed to the demands from a group of 10 prominent doctors who want TV celebrity doctor Mehmet Oz kicked off the faculty.

04/16/2015

A banner unfurled on the Columbia University campus reads, "Columbia protects rapists." (Credit: CBS2)

Campus Group ‘No Red Tape Columbia’ Continues To Protest ‘Rape Culture’ At University

Anger and accusations continue to swirl around the Columbia University campus over a lingering sexual abuse controversy.

04/13/2015

"Rolling Stone" Rape On Campus story (credit: CBS2)

Columbia Journalism School Dean: Rolling Stone College Rape Story Rife With Bad Journalism

The Columbia Graduate School of Journalism said in the Sunday report that the magazine’s shortcomings “encompassed reporting, editing, editorial supervision and fact-checking.”

04/06/2015

The Phi Kappa Psi fraternity house is seen on the University of Virginia campus on December 6, 2014 in Charlottesville, Virginia. On Friday, Rolling Stone magazine issued an apology for discrepencies that were published in an article regarding the alleged gang rape of a University of Virginia student by members of the Phi Kappa Psi fraternity. (Photo by Jay Paul/Getty Images)

Rolling Stone Magazine Apologizes, Retracts Rape Story After Columbia University Report

Columbia’s report said the article alleging rape on the University of Virginia campus was a “story of journalistic failure that was avoidable.”

04/05/2015

Lawyer Amal Alamuddin, left, speaks with Greek Culture Minister Kostas Tassoulas during their meeting in Athens on October 14, 2014 in Athens, Greece. Lawyers Geoffrey Robertson and Amal Alamuddin are on a four-day visit to meet with government officials and advise on the return of the Parthenon Marbles, also known as the Elgin Marbles. Alamuddin's husband, actor George Clooney, campaigned for the Marbles' return when promoting his film 'The Monuments Men'. (Photo by Thanassis Stavrakis - Pool/Getty Images)

Human Rights Lawyer Amal Clooney To Lecture At Columbia University

Columbia announced Friday that Clooney will lecture on human rights this spring. She will also serve as a senior fellow with the law school’s Human Rights Institute.

03/06/2015

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