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Meet Barnard's Student Athletes: Ester Schreiber '20, Women's Fencing

athleticsstudents Fencer Ester Schreiber '20One of the many aspects students value about their Barnard experience is the opportunity to compete in NCAA Division I Athletics through the Columbia/Barnard Athletic Consortium. Barnard is the only…

Professors Honored with Fulbright, Mellon Fellowships

fellowships & grantsneurosciencephilosophypsychology Professor John Morrison Receives Mellon FellowshipJohn Morrison, assistant professor of philosophy, was awarded the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation’s New Directions Fellowship. As…

In the Spirit of Grace Lee Boggs '35: Students Honored for Contributions to the Barnard Community

activismstudent lifestudents Students and organizations committed to engaging and supporting the Barnard community who exemplify the spirit of philosopher and activist Grace Lee Boggs '35 were honored by Student Life at the Barnard Bold dinner…

Major Grants Awarded to Faculty

In March, 2018, Barnard faculty members were awarded major research grants that support a range of research interests, enabling faculty to continue existing studies and support collaborations with other institutions. Professor Jordan…

Prof. Jonathan Rieder Explains Why MLK Jr. Accepted Possibility of Martyrdom

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Columbia University Scholarship Opportunities

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Please see below and attached for some information on two scholarship opportunities that are available at Columbia University. Please feel free to distribute this information or post the attached flyers as you see fit.   Undergraduate Scholarships…

Leadership & Public Speaking Lessons

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Please join us to experience the joys of public speaking in a safe, supportive environment. We meet on the first and third Wednesday of every month at 6:15pm in the Ground Floor Conference Room of The Interchurch Center located at Claremont…

Meet Barnard’s Student Athletes: Yudi Liu ’19, Men’s Lightweight Rowing

student life Yudi Liu '19 with her teammates on the Columbia men's lightweight rowing teamOne of the many aspects students value about their Barnard experience is the opportunity to compete in NCAA Division I Athletics through the Columbia/Barnard…

Break This Down: Working Mother Media Founder Carol Evans Discusses Equal Pay Day

athena centerfeminismwomenworkplace Athena Center for Leadership Studies Distinguished Fellow Carol EvansWhen Carol Evans, Athena Center for Leadership Studies Distinguished Fellow, helped launch the groundbreaking magazine Working Mother 40…

Hannah Kofman '18 Receives Fifth Annual Axinn Foundation/Anna Quindlen Award for Creative Writing

literature & poetryHannah Kofman '18 was awarded the fifth annual Axinn Foundation/Anna Quindlen Award for Creative Writing. The prize is awarded annually to a graduating senior, who receives $25,000 to support her creative writing.…

Response to Barnard Student Government Association's Referendum

We are aware of the Student Government Association’s referendum on divestment from certain companies doing business with Israel, but we have not received a formal request from SGA related to the outcome. We are prepared to respond promptly…

Frequently Asked Questions | Barnard SGA's Referendum

What is the Barnard Student Government Association referendum on divestment?Barnard’s Student Government Association (SGA) asked students to consider whether SGA should request that the College divest any holdings in certain companies doing…

A Message from President Sian Leah Beilock | Barnard Student Government Association's Referendum

The following message was sent to the Barnard community on April 23, 2018:Dear Members of the Barnard Community:I am forwarding a letter (below) I have sent to the Student Government Association (SGA) representative council regarding the…

Meet the Faculty Directors: Professor Karen Fairbanks Introduces The Milstein Center’s New Design Center

designeducationstudents The Cheryl and Philip Milstein Teaching and Learning Center at Barnard College will be a new academic hub in the heart of campus, bringing students and faculty together, facilitating collaboration, and fostering dialogue…