Columbia University Category

April 10, 2019

Charles Van Doren, a Quiz Show Whiz Who Wasn’t, Dies at 93

A charismatic and well-pedigreed contestant, he confessed to Congress that his ballyhooed TV performances in the 1950s had been scandalously rigged.

March 30, 2019

50 Years of Affirmative Action: What Went Right, and What It Got Wrong

A look back through the decades shows the successes and challenges of a divisive social policy.