Meet Barnard's Student Athletes: Shalon Conley '18, Women's Track & Field

athleticsstudents Shalon Conley '18One of the many things 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 women's…

Prof. Ann Senghas Investigates the Evolution of Nicaraguan Sign Language

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Faculty Awarded Research Grants from the NIH, American Psychological Foundation

environmental sciencefellowships & grantspoliticspsychology In December, 2017, and January, 2018, three members of Barnard's faculty were awarded research grants. These grants offer support to a range of research interests, enabling faculty…

Announcing the Beyond Barnard Initiative

careereducationfellowships & grantsstudent life The following email was sent to the Barnard community on February 6, 2018:   Dear Members of the Barnard Community,  I am pleased to announce Beyond Barnard, a new initiative that will…

Meet Barnard's Student Athletes: Adele Bernhard '18, Women's Squash

athleticsstudents Adele Bernhard '18One of the many things 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 women's…

The Milstein Center | An Update from COO Rob Goldberg

construction The following email was sent to the Barnard community on January 23, 2018: Dear Members of the Barnard Community, Now that the spring semester is upon us, I’d like to share with you the progress we are making on The Milstein…

Sister Spit: Spoken-Word Storytelling Night Highlights Equity & Racial Justice

activismLGBTQrace and ethnicitystudent life Naina Durga '21 performing at Sister Spit Electrifying, spoken-word performances by renowned poets Oompa and Crystal Valentine and student artists Phanesia Pharel `21, Medina Shah `22, and Naina Durga…

Nevertheless, They Persisted

activismalumnaepoliticspublic servicestudents The Barnard community has always been known for its commitment to activism, from its founding days and the fight to provide women with a quality education, to this past year where national movements…

Jennifer Fondiller Named Vice President for Enrollment

The following email was sent to Barnard faculty and staff on January 16, 2018:   Dear Barnard Faculty and Staff, I am very pleased to announce that Jennifer Fondiller ’88, who currently serves as Dean of Enrollment Management, will be…

Professor Janna Levin Hosts NOVA Episode

astronomyphysicsSTEM Prof. Janna Levin models her custom-made spacesuit while filming. Courtesy Janna Levin.Janna Levin ’88, Tow Professor of Physics and Astronomy at Barnard, hosted a new PBS special in the popular NOVA series, titled “Black…

Barnard Receives Beckman Scholars Program Award to Support Students' STEM Research

biologychemistryfellowships & grantsneuroscienceSTEM Select Barnard College students majoring in biology, chemistry, and neuroscience and behavior will continue to have the opportunity to participate in fully funded, supervised research…

Barnard College Announces Next Steps in the Diversity & Inclusion Initiative

sustainability The following email was sent to Barnard students, faculty and staff on December 15, 2017. Dear Members of the Barnard Community, As we close the semester, I write to share initial progress on recommendations made last spring…

Barnard College Announces Next Steps in the Divestment Process

sustainability The following email was sent to Barnard students, faculty and staff on December 12, 2017. Dear Members of the Barnard Community, As I believe you know, Barnard has been engaged in thinking creatively and responsively about the…

Barnard College Appoints Lisa Yeh as VP of Development

NEW YORK, Dec. 4, 2017 — Barnard College has appointed Lisa Yeh as vice president for development, effective Jan. 22, 2018. Yeh comes to the College from Columbia Business School, where she has worked since 2002, and served for the past 11…