Getting our voices heard

Here are a few opinion pieces that the CPC and its supporters have said in the past regarding Columbia’s expansion.

These have been added to a new “opinion” section of our “in the news” page.

“Holding Columbia Accountable” (Columbia Daily Spectator, April 2012)
Columbia College student Colin Kinniburgh challenges peers, faculty, and administration to open its eyes to community concerns.

“Expansion Against the Community” (Columbia Daily Spectator, April 2011)
Columbia College alumn and Morningside Heights resident Tom Kappner speaks out against Columbia’s draconian expansion methods, oftentimes at the direct expense of working-class residents.

“Bollinger’s Whoppers” (Unpublished PDF document, written April 2010)
West Harlem community activist Tom DeMott exposes the University President’s flip-flopping and distortion of the expansion issue.