Columbia Business School wants students to clean up their acts.
Perhaps it's the result of social networking—talking to people virtually rather than in person. If you don't actually interact with people, do you need to stay fresh?
CNBC has confirmed the email's veracity, and Gothamist posted some of it.
"It has come to our attention (through complaints from IBC board representing firms they are going to full time) that some of you may not have followed personal hygiene basics during recruiting events," the email to first year students reads. "We understand that it is an incredibly intense recruiting period, and is very hard to find time for yourself, but this is a friendly reminder on some dress code and personal hygiene basics."