From its early days as an institution of higher learning for women, Barnard College pursued a curriculum that embraced the ideal of mens sana in corpore sano—“a sound mind in a sound body".
In the Winter 2015 issue of the magazine we featured alumnae who have returned to Barnard to teach. Here are several of the alumnae whose contributions also make Barnard the unique place it is—the administrators who run the College and provide an array of services other than instruction.
Design plans unveiled at year-end party
An update on the design and construction of the new building and swing space.
Rachel Herzog '15 directs the Barnard Columbia Ancient Drama Group's production of Euripides' Ion.
Applications to Barnard jump 17 percent in record year
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.