VERITAS Gamma Ray Telescopes Supply Critical Piece to Understanding Neutrino Discovery Puzzle

astronomySTEM Prof. Reshmi MukherjeeReshmi Mukherjee, the Helen Goodhart Altschul professor of physics and astronomy and spokesperson of the VERITAS Collaboration, is part of a team of leading astrophysicists from across the globe that has released…

Meet the Directors: Professor David Weiman Introduces The Milstein Center’s Empirical Reasoning Center

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

Meet the Directors: Professor Janet Jakobsen Introduces The Milstein Center’s New Digital Humanities Center

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

Regarding the June 26, 2018 Supreme Court Ruling Upholding the Travel Ban

Barnard is strongly committed as a community to the active engagement of students and scholars from around the globe, regardless of their faith or national heritage. The travel ban executive order, upheld yesterday by the Supreme Court, introduces…

Jessica Glynn ’20 Wins Biological Sciences Prize at 26th Annual CSTEP Statewide Student Conference

chemistrySTEM Jessica Glynn ’20 This spring, Jessica Glynn ’20 was awarded a top prize at the 26th Annual CSTEP Statewide Student Conference in Bolton Landing, New York. The event, which was themed “Journeys Beyond Excellence,”…

Barnard Student Life Uplifts Diversity & Inclusion Mission

diversitystudent life Naina Durga '21 performing at Sister SpitBarnard Student Life—which enhances the educational mission of the College by engaging students outside the classroom through programs, events, and leadership opportunities—is…

Meet the Directors: Prof. Gabri Christa Introduces The Milstein Center’s New Movement Lab

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

Cheryl Glicker Milstein ’82 P ’14 Elected as Barnard Board Chair

college history The Barnard Board of Trustees has elected longtime trustee and board member Cheryl Glicker Milstein ’82 P ’14 as Chair of the Board. Milstein succeeds Jolyne Caruso-FitzGerald ’81, who has led the board…

Beilock Publishes Groundbreaking Research in First Year as Barnard President

college presidentpsychologySTEM President Sian Leah Beilock is a nationally recognized cognitive scientist who has conducted extensive research on math anxiety, with a specific focus on women and girls. During her first year as president, Beilock…

Announcement Regarding Avis Hinkson

Dear Members of the Barnard Community, I am writing with news that is bittersweet. Today, Pomona College will announce the appointment of Dean of the College Avis Hinkson '84 as vice president for student affairs and dean of students, effective…

Faculty Awarded Highly Selective Grants, Fellowships

economicsfellowships & grantslanguageliterature & poetryneuroscience During the spring 2018 semester, Barnard's faculty were awarded distinguished research grants and fellowships in the arts, creative scholarship, economics, and…

Faculty Members Honored with Top Teaching & Research Awards

fellowships & grants Barnard College presented the faculty with awards to honor their commitment to exceptional teaching and research. Excellence in Teaching Award The commendation for Excellence in Teaching Award recognizes a faculty…

Meet the Directors: Melanie Hibbert Introduces The Milstein Center’s New Media Center

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

Meet Barnard’s Student Athletes: Diver Seanna Barrett ’19

athleticsstudents Diver Seanna Barrett '19One 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…

Students and Alumnae Honored with Major Scholarships and Grants

fellowships & grants Every year, outstanding Barnard students and alumnae earn scholarships, fellowships, and awards that reward their intellectual curiosity, commitment to public service, and academic success. Barnard College is thrilled…