User account

Use your Columbia University Identifier (UNI) as your email address. Non-Columbia email addresses will not work. By creating my account, I agree to the following: 1. User Name - Your actual name, as registered with Columbia University, or your UNI are acceptable user names. Your user name is not to be an alias, alter ego, nickname, or pen name. Failure to comply may result in temporarily restricted access to blogging/comment privileges. 2. Appropriate Blogging - No foul or offensive language, no plagiarism, no derogatory statements, nor anything illegal of any kind will be permitted. 3. Comments - Comments are to be in direct response to the blog, page, or previous entries you are commenting on. Comments must be on topic. 4. FACETS - Columbia's guidelines for all electronic communication must be complied with on 5. Links - Posting a blog with the primary and explicit or implicit intent to link, redirect or refer to outside web pages or blogs is not permitted. 6. Images - You must have permission from the copyright holder or be the copyright holder to post any image on 7. Removal of Content - The only people authorized to remove content from are: Site Administrators and Authors of the content in question. Petitions to remove content (photos or blogs) from the site will not be accepted unless the content in question is in violation of this User Agreement.
Your preferred username; punctuation is not allowed except for periods, hyphens, and underscores.
A valid e-mail address. All e-mails from the system will be sent to this address. The e-mail address is not made public and will only be used if you wish to receive a new password or wish to receive certain news or notifications by e-mail.