Athena Center

Now in its fourth year, the Athena Film Festival — a celebration of women and leadership — is an engaging weekend of feature films, documentaries and shorts that highlight women’s leadership in real life and the fictional world. All-access passes are on sale now. 

Join the Athena Center for Leadership Studies for a Power Talk with John Gerzema, an Athena Center Fellow and best-selling author of The Athena Doctrine: How Women (And The Men Who Think Like Them) Will Rule the Future. LEARN MORE.

Athena Power Talks welcomes Sheila Nevins, president of HBO Documentary Films, for a conversation with Barnard President Debora Spar.

Join the Barnard Center for Research on Women for this year’s Scholar & Feminist conference with the theme “Utopia,” focusing on emerging visions for feminist futures.

Barnard's Global Fellows run leadership sessions for high school girls in Mumbai.

Join us for a fun and thought-provoking weekend of feature films, documentaries and shorts that highlight inspiring stories of remarkable women. Q & A sessions with filmmakers, conversations with Hollywood stars, workshops for women in the film community, and more.

Sarah Batchu '16 recently published an article in The Huffington Post entitled, Lean In, Fall Flat: Why Young Women Still Stumble at Work.

"Athena Pledge" calls on startup incubators and accelerators to support more women entrepreneurs