Throughout the years, Barnard women have studied such sciences as astronomy, biology, chemistry, and physics, pursuing careers in these fields. Many of these women were pioneers, establishing their places within scientific communities that were all but closed to them. On the following pages, six alumnae, two of whom are retired, talk about their research, how they started, and what inspired them.
History professor Herbert Sloan discusses the idea that the Constitution should be revised every generation.
Alexander Cooley, Barnard's department of political science chair and Tow Professor of Political Science, is developing a course that looks at the rise of the resource-rich Central Asian countries and how it is impacting America's primacy on the global stage.
Three visiting writers teaching in the Barnard English Department this semester will read from their work.
Meet Barnard’s new chief academic officer
Beloved chemistry professor and champion of women in science.
Colleagues, students and friends are invited to share their thoughts and memories here.