Feature Stories

"Introductory Environmental Science,” students investigate the interplay between rapid urban development and their environmental surroundings.

Singer-songwriter Suzanne Vega ’81, scholar Sonia Alvarez, and South African activist Mamphela Ramphele headline BCRW anniversary conference

Barnard welcomes its newest class to campus.

After nearly 30 years, Dean of the College Avis Hinkson ’84 completes a circle, returning to the alma mater she loves so well.

Reunion 2011 brought more than 1,300 alumnae and guests to campus for a weekend-long celebration of all things Barnard – in the classroom, on stage and around the world. For photos and video, visit the Alumnae Network

Members of the Class of 2011 reflect on their time at Barnard as they celebrate their graduation with family, faculty members and Commencement speaker Sheryl Sandberg, Chief Operating Officer of Facebook.

Alumnae and friends of Barnard College gathered at the historic Plaza Hotel for the annual Scholarship Dinner and Auction to honor Ellen Futter ’71 and Barbara Novak ’50. Actress Greta Gerwig ’06 served as MC; the event raised a record $2.1 Million for Financial Aid.

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

Two new assistant professors in Barnard’s philosophy department, John Morrison and Elliot Paul, are using a mix of psychology and philosophy to help students explore big-picture topics like the nature of creativity and perception.

The latest issue of The Scholar & Feminist Online brings together some of the most esteemed scholars whose works tie analyses of reproductive technologies to frameworks for reproductive justice.