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The Athena Film Festival Awards honor extraordinary women for their leadership and creative accomplishments. See the complete 2012 lineup of acclaimed films and watch the festival trailer

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Political science professor calls Russia's opposition to a U.N. Security Council resolution, "a stand Russia is going to take to show the West that it still has power."

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More than 135 alumnae volunteer leaders returned to campus in November for a professional development program to enhance their abilities to perform their roles on Barnard’s behalf.

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Economics professor quoted in The Street

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Preeminent journalist to receive Barnard Medal of Distinction along with leading humanitarian, Freedom to Marry founder, and trailblazing chemist

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The Liberal Arts as Guideposts in the 21st Century

The very broad, capacious form of education that we call the liberal arts is rooted in a specific curriculum in classical and medieval times. But it would be wrong to assume that because it has such ancient roots, this kind of education is outdated, stale, fusty, or irrelevant. In fact, quite the contrary.

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The Urban Economic Forum at Barnard College is the first of a multi-city series designed to connect urban entrepreneurs and business owners to discuss ways to enhance their success.

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