Columbia University’s Columbia Community Scholars 2020 Program In Harlem

The program, is part of Columbia University’s community benefits and services related to the Manhattanville Campus Expansion, resulted from discussions with the West Harlem community.

Columbia Community Scholars Dialogue On Wellness With Harlem World’s Lil Nickelson And Others

On Wednesday, November 7th, 2018, the Columbia (University) Community Scholars Lil Nickelson and Vivian Williams-Kurutz discussed issues surrounding health and wellness in the Harlem community and beyond.

Harlem’s Debra Ann Byrd, Chosen For Columbia’s Community Scholars Program

Having recently received a congratulatory letter of welcome from Karen Jewett, Vice President of Government and Community Affairs at Columbia University, Harlem resident and classical actress Debra Ann Byrd, has Continue Reading →

Columbia University’s Community Scholars Program Seeks Nominations And Applications

Columbia University’s Community Scholars Program is seeking nominations and applications for its next class; the deadline is Friday, April 29, 2016. 

Columbia University Launches Shawn “JAY-Z” Carter Lecture Series In West Harlem

On Tuesday, February 4, 2020, Columbia University’s African American and African Diaspora Studies (AAADS) Department launched the Shawn “JAY-Z” Carter Lecture Series, honoring the New York City-born rapper, songwriter, entrepreneur and Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Columbia University Dean Dies After Being Struck By Car Near Campus

A beloved Columbia University dean died weeks after being struck by a vehicle while walking near the ivy league institution’s Morningside Heights campus, school officials said in a statement.

Columbia Expands Manhattanville Campus With ‘The Forum’ In Harlem

Columbia University completed the first phase of its expansion into Harlem by opening The Forum — a Renzo Piano-designed, 56,000-square-foot building — at its Manhattanville campus on West 125th Street Continue Reading →