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Dr. Robert Hadden appears in Manhattan Supreme Court on Thursday, September 4, 2014.
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September 11, 2020 - 6:05 pm
A former gynecologist who worked at Columbia University was charged with sexually abusing more than two dozen patients on Wednesday — and the Manhattan District Attorney’s office is in the process of investigating how the school responded to the accusations, according to a report.
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Dr. Robert Hadden appears in Manhattan Supreme Court on Thursday, September 4, 2014.
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September 09, 2020 - 12:06 pm
A former New York gynecologist accused of sexually abusing more than two dozen patients, including children and the wife of former presidential candidate Andrew Yang, is now facing federal charges.
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August 29, 2020 - 5:17 pm
Columbia University is taking the name of its medical school’s founder off of a campus dormitory because he owned slaves and once advertised a reward for the return of one who ran away, the university’s president said Friday.
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A woman wearing a protective mask walks on the Columbia University campus on March 9, 2020 in New York City.
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August 14, 2020 - 5:58 pm
Columbia University and Barnard College on Friday joined a growing list of schools that have backed off holding in-person classes in the fall because of the coronavirus pandemic.
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May 16, 2019 - 6:12 pm
CHICAGO (AP) -- Columbia University Libraries in New York will produce the official oral history of Barack Obama's presidency. Obama Foundation officials announced Thursday that the project at The Columbia Center for Oral History Research will provide a record of the decisions, actions and effects...
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April 15, 2019 - 9:09 am
The president of Barnard College is apologizing to a Columbia University student seen pinned down by security officers in a viral video that has sparked allegations of racial profiling.
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December 11, 2018 - 1:33 pm
Columbia University is investigating a viral video showing a student going on a tirade about how “white people are the best thing that ever happened to the world.”
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December 10, 2018 - 3:00 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A white Columbia University student unleashed a racist tirade against a group of black classmate early Sunday morning, all of which was caught on video. In the video, the man -- identified by the Columbia Spectator as Julian von Abele -- tells a group of students outside the...
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December 06, 2018 - 1:09 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- His jokes were good enough for Saturday Night Live, but not the crowd at Columbia University. A former SNL writer was reportedly given the hook during a performance, after students became uncomfortable. RELATED: Comedian Andy Gross stirs outrage at Purdue University |...
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October 04, 2018 - 6:34 pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- Some 2,000 postdoctoral researchers and associate research scientists at Columbia University have voted for representation by the United Auto Workers. The union announced the vote by the postdocs Thursday and urged Columbia ``to move swiftly toward bargaining.'' The move comes...
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