Barnard College

Innovative teaching approach integrates role-play, competition, and public speaking

A swimmer whose specialty stroke is the butterfly, Trudi Patrick is a member of the Columbia Lions Women’s Swimming/Diving team.

The 7th annual Global Symposium took place on March 13 and was held on campus for the first time, in honor of Barnard's 125th anniversary. Featured speakers included Queen Noor of Jordan and Nobel-Prize winner Leymah Gbowee.

Trailblazing diplomat and Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist to receive Barnard Medal of Distinction alongside renowned disability and arts advocate, innovative NYC public school principal, and champion long-distance swimmer

As we celebrate the 125th anniversary, we're also looking back at Barnard's other milestones. View archival photos and listen to a record made for the 75th anniversary, featuring Virginia Gildersleeve and others. From Barnard Magazine, Winter 2015. (At left: A 1939 fashion show for the 50th anniversary.)

Prestigious award will provide exceptional students with research opportunities in the sciences

Jodie Foster, Gina Prince-Bythewood, and Sheila Nevins '60 among honorees at four-day festival highlighting women's contribution to the film industry.

Fifth annual festival opens with an event honoring renowned actress and director

Barnard is ranked 14th among liberal arts colleges with the highest yield when it comes to enrolling accepted students