Dental School Broadens Oral Health Education for Northern Manhattan Children

Columbia’s College of Dental Medicine has joined with the National Dental Association to expand programs to schoolchildren in Upper Manhattan this spring. More than 600 children in three public schools will receive dental education as part of the initiative.

Students in kindergarten through fourth grade will be surveyed about their dental habits and receive oral health education to help them improve their dental care. School visits began April 9 at Amistad Dual Language School.


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University Announces 63 Winners of First-Ever Columbia Startup Lab Contest

Columbia announced today the 31 teams that have been selected to join the Columbia Startup Lab, one of a growing number of university initiatives engaged with New York City’s burgeoning startup sector and dedicated to fostering entrepreneurial talent.


First Exhibition of Frank Lloyd Wright Archive Opens

In the 18 months since Columbia’s Avery Architectural and Fine Arts Library and the Museum of Modern Art jointly acquired the archives from the Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation for their permanent collections, Avery has gained enough insight into the works to help mount the first exhibition, Frank Lloyd Wright and the City: Density vs. Dispersal.


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