August 2021: MS Program Updates

John Parkinson Appointed Construction Administration Program Director The Master of Science in Construction Administration program has announced the appointment of John Parkinson to serve as its Program Director, succeeding Francisco Pineda. To read the full article, please visit John Parkinson Appointed Construction Administration Program Director. For other news, you may visit News at Columbia SPS. Continue reading August 2021: MS Program Updates

August 2021: Instructional Support – Program and Faculty Resources

Zendesk will continue to serve as a hub for all resources and requests for faculty and administration. Faculty, staff, and students in need of any type of support or event support/coordination, are encouraged to reach out via Zendesk by submitting requests or speaking with a member from the Instructional Support team. The toll-free phone number is 844-654-9872. The hours of operation for Instructional Support are … Continue reading August 2021: Instructional Support – Program and Faculty Resources

August 2021: Instructional Support – Events Support

Instructional Support continues to support all course or curriculum related program events virtually or in-person. Please see the specific breakdown below:    Academic events—course or curriculum related content (e.g., block weeks, intensives, capstone/seminar, student roundtables, lectures, etc.) Curriculum/skills based trainings and workshops Meetings/internal gatherings Provides access to a dedicated Zoom webinar account for programs supporting their own online events and activities Continue reading August 2021: Instructional Support – Events Support

August 2021: Instructional Support – MS Program Support

Instructional Support continues to operate, providing support to MS programs and SPS administrators via Zendesk and Zendesk Talks. Instructional Support is back on campus and also overseeing the Video Assistants and their faculty support. Should you have any questions in person, we are located in Lewisohn 214 from 8am – 7pm. Continue reading August 2021: Instructional Support – MS Program Support

August 2021: Certificate & Visiting Students Updates

The 2021 Summer Sessions are wrapping up, with Session B coming to a close on August 6th. This summer, we ran over 670 sections of courses across over 50 subject areas, in collaboration with Arts & Sciences, School of the Arts, Institute for the Study of Human Rights, and School of International and Public Affairs. This was our first summer running courses both fully online … Continue reading August 2021: Certificate & Visiting Students Updates

Course Review Process Policy

Please see the Course Review Process Policy, attached and listed below. This policy has been revised by the AEC in January 2020. Title: Course Review Process Policy Responsible Unit: Academic Directors, Academic Affairs Approval by: Academic Excellence Committee, Dean’s Council Effective Date: January 2020 IntroductionThe Academic Excellence Committee (AEC) is charged with ensuring and maintaining academic rigor and curricular quality and consistency across all programs … Continue reading Course Review Process Policy