Manhattanville Lenfest Center for the Arts, Jerome L. Greene Science Center

After a decade and a half of planning and building, the 17-acre Manhattanville campus is coming to life: The Jerome L. Greene Science Center, home to Columbia’s Mortimer B. Zuckerman Mind Brain Behavior Institute, and the Lenfest Center for the Arts open this spring, and by 2021 will be joined by the University Forum and Columbia Business School.

Gordana Vunjak-Novakovic

Biomedical engineering professor, Gordana Vunjak-Novakovic, holds a bone bioreactor used in her research. Photo by Eileen Barroso

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Illustration by Nicoletta Barolini

Researchers at Columbia University have made a significant step toward breaking the so-called “color barrier” of light microscopy for biological systems, allowing for much more comprehensive, system-wide labeling and imaging of a greater number of biomolecules in living cells and tissues

Lee C. Bollinger
President Lee C. Bollinger has agreed to serve as co-chair of the NAS committee on the Future of Voting, which is studying the issues of accessibility, reliability and verifiable technology in relation to voting in the U.S.
Guggenheim Fellows

Four Columbia professors whose research interests encompass celebrity culture, the sociology of knowledge, data analysis, and music, were named Guggenheim Fellows for 2017.

Deep sea snapping shrimp in their natural color captured by Columbia researchers. Photo by K.S. MacDonald

In the world of evolutionary research, scientists studying the evolution of eusocial societies have traditionally relied on information gathered from studying terrestrial insects.