Middle East

Séverine Autesserre examines the various cultures that shape peacebuilding in the field.

Prof. Matar, Libyan author and member of Barnard's English faculty, answers questions on Libya through The New Yorker's "Ask the Author" webpage.

Scholar and activist Noam Chomsky considers discusses the causes and consequences of American foreign policy in Israel-Palestine.

Leader of Ras Al Khaimah, UAE, speaks with Barnard students about education and globalization.

In Newsweek, political science professor discusses “how Pentagon billions are flowing to the strongmen in the Middle East.”

On Monday, May 23, at Hebrew University in Jerusalem, Barnard partnered with Bishvilaych, Israel’s premier women’s health clinic, to host a forum entitled “Perspectives on Gender Medicine and Women’s Health.”

Political Science Professor Mona El-Ghobashy considers the events leading to Hosni Mubarak's ouster.

Worldwide Connections

Over the past decade, and particularly since the arrival of President Debora L. Spar in July 2008, Barnard College has enhanced its global outreach and focus, with increasing opportunities for those in the Barnard community to integrate study, research, work and volunteer experiences abroad into their time at Barnard. Today, with students, programs, partners, research collaborations and alumnae around the world, Barnard College's global footprint reaches over 65 countries.