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Polls Close: Tues., April 21, 5 p.m.

Voting is now open for the 2015-2016 PMA Executive Board. Students are encouraged to review the candidate statements before casting their vote.

Posted: Thurs., April 16
Deadline: Tues., May 5, 5 p.m.

Positions are open for postbac students who want to get involved with GS Student Life on an event-by-event basis.

Posted: Mon., March 23

Beginning in 2015-2016 academic year, organic chemistry students will be required to complete two semesters (1.5 points each) of organic chemistry laboratory.

Postbac News

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April 17, 2015

Postbac Premed alumnus and current Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University student Michael Natter '11 recently gained national attention for his medical drawings, successfully combining the worlds of medicine and art.

November 13, 2014

Columbia Postbacs are not only fulfilling requirements—they are being prepared for careers in medicine—and the Postbac Program facilitates two programs that encourage students to look to one another for support, both in succeeding in their classes at Columbia and preparing for medical school.

April 2, 2015

The deadline to apply for Regular Decision for the Fall 2015 term is June 15.

Alumni News

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June 11, 2014

Alumni returned to the Morningside Campus for a weekend of socializing, learning, and celebrating. 

August 22, 2013

Postbac Premed alumna and former professional dancer Katie Pivarnik was recently awarded a competitive $5,000 scholarship by the Sono Osato Scholarship Program for Graduate Studies, which is administered by Career Transition for Dancers (CTFD), an organization that provides support for dancers who are pursuing post-performance careers.

October 20, 2014

Around the world, Columbians are coming together to give back and pay it forward on Giving Day, which will take place on October 29, 2014.

Press Releases

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September 10, 2013

Victory Media has named the School of General Studies a 2014 Military Friendly School.

March 6, 2008

Long Island City resident, pre-medical student and classical violinist Benjamin Robison was granted a $72,000 John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation Knowledge Networking Award.