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New York, NY
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Predating the American Revolution, Columbia University (founded as King's College in 1754) is the fifth-oldest institution of higher learning in the US. With a student population of about 25,000 and faculty of more than 3,600, the Ivy League ... Read more

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    I worked at Columbia University full-time

    Pros

    Kind colleagues, efficient admin, and transparency.

    Cons

    Living around Columbia is expensive.

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Columbia University Interviews

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    This was a first interview - I'd been referred by a recruiter for intermediate- to senior-level architect position. Met with an Associate, it turned out that we'd worked at similar offices - but at different times. It was a good, brief & informative interview

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