Athena Center

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

Computer science major Jada Hawkins is the co-founder of Athena Digital Design

In celebration of the fifth annual Athena Film Festival, watch a short video featuring our alumnae in film.

Girl Scouts from across the five boroughs will have a special opportunity to design socially-conscious business ventures

Barnard symposium on African Women’s Rights and Resilience features distinguished scholars and activists addressing issues facing feminists and activists throughout Africa.

Global Symposium Student Fellows lead workshop for high school girls.

Barnard’s Pre-College Programs offers six summer high school programs that blend classroom and experiential learning for a uniquely Barnard experience.

Barnard College hosted the fourth annual 2014 Athena Film Festival honoring extraordinary women in the film industry.

Lulu is the founder of the Barnard/Columbia Design for America Studio, a network of interdisciplinary student teams and community members using design for local and social impact.  

Join the Athena Center for Leadership Studies for a Power Talk with Sylvia Ann Hewlett, founding president and CEO of the Center for Talent Innovation, and author of Forget a Mentor, Find a Sponsor. Register now.