Meet our New Board!

The people have spoken and we have a new Executive Board for 2014-2015: President: Austin Heyroth Vice President: Sarah Schutz Lead Activists: Cameron Fegers, Lucy Saldivar, Melissa Quintana, Kristen Gonzalez Media Director: Jordana Narin Treasurer: Darius Ansari Secretary: Isabel Rothberg Membership Director: Partha Sharma Events…

CU Dems Endorse the Fossil Fuels Divestment Ballot Initiative

The Columbia University College Democrats are proud to formally endorse the Fossil Fuel Divestment ballot initiative that will appear in this week’s Columbia College special election. The initiative will urge the Columbia University to completely divest its 8 billion dollar endowment from fossil fuels and…

Petition to Bring Transparency to Campus Assault Policy

On Wednesday, the Columbia University College Democrats launched a petition to demand that the Columbia and Barnard Administrations make their response to sexual assault and harassment on campus transparent and accountable. The CU Dems are asking for information about the prevalence of assaults on campus,…

Campaign Trip 2013!

The time has finally arrived! The CU Dems Leads are pleased to announce that registration for the 2013 Campaign Trip to Virginia is officially open for sign-up!  In order to register, please fill out the Google form, found in the link below. Registration will end…

Bring back abortion coverage for all students

Earlier this year Columbia University decided to end a program that had guaranteed all students access to free and confidential abortion care. We’re fighting to bring those protections back! – Over the sumer the University quietly ended a program that used to guarantee every single student free and confidential access to abortion care. Because many students don’t have health insurance…