History professor among a diverse group of scholars, artists and scientists honored by the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation.
Wright donates engraved bench by conceptual artist Jenny Holzer in honor of classmate and Barnard classmate and Barnard Prof. Emerita Barbara Novak '50, along with a $25,000 gift for financial aid.
Total applications surpass 5,000 for the first time in history.
"Moona Luna offers a soundtrack for a bilingual childhood," writes The New York Daily News.
On March 15, 2011, in Johannesburg, Barnard presented Women Changing Africa, its third annual global symposium in a series of dialogues about women's leadership, women's agency, and women's voices.