Morningside Heights Landmarks Designations Approved

Morningside Heights preservationists celebrated long-fought victories Tuesday as the city landmarks commission voted unanimously to create a Morningside Heights Historic District and to designate the grounds of Cathedral of St. John the Divine an individual landmark. Continue Reading →

Landmarks Commission To Vote On St. John The Divine, Historic District

The moment many Morningside Heights preservationists have been fighting for has finally arrived. Continue Reading →

Columbia Accidentally Accepts, Then Rejects Students

Those few seconds before opening an email about a university application can be excruciating. What comes afterward could be a wave of joy — or a wall of dread. Continue Reading →

Get Your Ticket For The Free Summer Camp Lottery 2017

We are pleased to announce that applications are open for 12 scholarships to the Little Lions Camp at Columbia University. Continue Reading →

Real Estate Multifamily Investment In Harlem (Updated)

Amazing opportunity to purchase this newly renovated 5-story building in West Harlem. Legal 11 family property with a newly installed elevator and roof. The first floor was extended to create 2 duplex garden apartments. Continue Reading →

Bancroft Apartments, West Harlem NY 1912 (Postcard)

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Great photograph of the Bancroft Apartments, at 509 W. 121st Street, (near Columbia University) in West Harlem, New York.  Continue Reading →

The Collyer Brothers Harlem NY 1881-1947 (Rare Video)

the collyer brothers of harlem longely and homerWe love Harlem Homer Lusk Collyer (November 6, 1881 – March 21, 1947) and Langley Wakeman Collyer (October 3, 1885 – c. March 9, 1947), known as the Collyer brothers, were two brothers from Harlem who became infamous for their bizarre natures and compulsive hoarding. Continue Reading →

NYC’s Hospital System Works In “Jim Crow-Style Racial Segregation,” Study Shows

It’s already semi-common knowledge that NYC’s school system is the most racially segregated in the country. Continue Reading →

ADIFF Black History Month Program In Harlem Line-Up Announced

Black History Month is celebrated in the USA, Canada and the UK. This celebration of the Black Experience started in 1926 inspired by the work of historian Carter G. Woodson and the Association for the Study of Negro Life and History. Continue Reading →

“Lessons For Mathematics Education” By Dr. Erica N. Walker At Teachers College Columbia University

Teachers College, Columbia University presents the 4th Annual Edmund W. Gordon Lecture, Hidden in Plain Sight: Lessons for Mathematics Education Seen Through A Storytelling Lens, to be delivered by Professor Erica N. Walker. Continue Reading →