Madonna Constantine

  • Blogs

    June 12, 2009

    Cheek, in Review: 7 Days of Runnin' Scared

    On Third Avenue. Albany went coup-coup! Pedro Espada Jr. seized the state senate with the help of Hiram Monserrate and billionaire Tom Golisano. After some skirmishes, which saw Tom Duane appearing to lean GOP to save gay marriage, the Dems locked the chamber, but Espada got the key and the GOP w ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 8, 2009

    Columbia Teachers College Upholds Firing of Constantine

    A Columbia Teachers College faculty panel has upheld the firing of Professor Madonna Constantine on plagiarism charges. (You remember Constantine -- she's the professor who became the center of controversy when a noose was found tied to her office door back in 2007.) The New York Post's editorial pa ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 24, 2009

    Cheek, in Review: 7 Days of Runnin' Scared

    President Obama came down on the credit card companies. They're still trying to hang the socialist and elitist raps on him, but they don't seem to be sticking. Mayor Bloomberg got mad as hell about the MTA fare hike -- but didn't bother to tell his friends in Albany. His "Puppets for Educational ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 21, 2009

    Noose-Door Columbia Prof Claims Computers Hacked in Plagiarism Hunt

    A lawyer for former Columbia Teachers College professor Madonna Constantine -- who first came to public attention when a noose was affixed to her office door -- claims the school either erased or lost computer hard drives that would have cleared her of plagiarism charges that led to her firing. Pau ... More >>

  • News

    July 9, 2008

    Columbia's Knotty Noose Problem, Part 2

    How the Teachers College administration went from supportive to skeptical in the Constantine case

  • News

    July 2, 2008

    Columbia's Knotty Noose Problem

    There's still no culprit for a notorious noose at Teachers College—but plenty of evidence behind the firing of Madonna Constantine

  • News

    June 17, 2008

    Columbia Fires 'Noose' Professor for Plagiarism

    A law firm hired by Teachers College concluded that Madonna Constantine had lifted the work of others

  • Blogs

    October 11, 2007

    Cops Investigate Second Columbia Bias Incident

    Two days after a Columbia University professor found a noose hanging from her office door, the NYPD is investigating anti-Semitic graffiti found in a bathroom stall. From the NYPD: ON THURSDAY 10/11/07 AT APPROX. 1130 HRS IN THE FOURTH FLOOR MEN'S BATHROOM OF 2970 BROADWAY, (LEWISOHN HALL, COLUMBI ... More >>