Barnard College

Since 1896, Barnard’s campus has enjoyed steady growth. Archival photos show the campus's gradual transformation into what has become the premier higher-education institution for women.

Fall Semester Building Construction Update 

New ratings system commends Barnard for efforts to strengthen outcomes for students

New students make their way to Morningside Heights following Barnard’s most competitive application season ever.

A mid-summer update on the design and construction of the new building project.

New York City's First Lady, Chirlane McCray, kicked off the inaugural Black Girls Lead conference on campus, bringing together more than 60 teen leaders for workshops, master classes, and panels on entrepreneurship, social action, and more.

Hundreds came out to Riverside Park for a concert of women-led musical acts featuring students and recent graduates from New York City colleges.

An update on summer construction activities and the Magnolia tree.

Ambassador Samantha Power delivers keynote speech for Commencement 2015. Barnard Medal of Distinction also presented to disability activist Simi Linton, pioneering middle school principal Nadia Lopez, and record-breaking swimmer Diana Nyad.