On July 1, Carol Becker, dean of Columbia University School of the Arts, announced the appointment of Associate Professor of Professional Practice Maureen Ryan as the new chair of Columbia’s Film Program.more
Karolina Waclawiak (’10) has published a new book, The Invaders (Reagan Arts). The novel, the story of a family in a wealthy Connecticut suburb, is told from the perspective of two narrators who don’t fit in, a mother and her college-aged son.
Natalie Harnett ('97) has been named the winner of the John Gardner Fiction Book Award for her novel The Hollow Ground (St. Martin's Press 2014). The prize is given annually by Binghamton University for the best novel or story collection published in the previous year.