We’ve been collecting memories of alumnae about their Barnard days. Everything—from recollections of life-changing moments to pages from journals—has been posted to our 125th anniversary website. Each opens a window onto Barnard life; what follows are some of your reminiscences.
Barnard founder Annie Nathan Meyer and her sister, Maud Nathan, debate the question of women’s suffrage
Two alumnae spearhead a scholarship fund to salute a campus advisor who helped them pursue careers in medical health
Journalist Dorothy Adelson ’30 had a life of “reading, rereading, and scribbling.” Her works include a memoir, Roughing it on the
Rue de la Paix, and two novels. Shirley Adelson Siegel ’37, recently collected her late sister’s thoughts on aging in a book; here are excerpts from Living Longer and Liking It.
On Feb. 18, 1965, Malcolm X spoke at Barnard, giving what would be his last public talk before his assassination on Feb. 21, 1965. Fifty years later, alumnae and Malcolm X experts met at Barnard to mark the historic speech.
Article focuses on Papua New Guinea's Manus Island and its fraught relationship with Australia
Prestigious award will provide exceptional students with research opportunities in the sciences
Returning to Donne, by Professor Achsah Guibbory, Published by Ashgate