For four days in April, the campus sprang to life with the sound of spoken-word poetry, as hundreds of performers converged at Barnard for the annual College Union Poetry Slam Invitational (CUPSI).
“There’s been a dramatic transformation,” says Professor Tina Campt. “There’s been the transformation of going from nothing to something.” She’s talking about the Africana Studies Program, which she directs—and which celebrates its 20th anniversary this year.
Sociology professor answers questions about his new book, Gospel of Freedom: Martin Luther King, Jr.’s Letter From Birmingham Jail and the Struggle That Changed a Nation
On CNN.com, Spar notes the role of assisted reproductive technology in gay marriage debate
A galaxy of experts in a number of fields—from education to activism, from economics to acting—bring meaningful dialogues to the campus
Anita Hill delivers the 2012 Helen Rogers Reid Lecture