Freesia was one of six students selected to travel to South Africa to attend the Barnard’s Third Annual Global Symposium and assist with a leadership workshop for high school students from around Johannesburg.
On the first night of the first ever Athena Film Festival, I was sitting in the dimly lit Diana Oval waiting for the screening of “Desert Flower,” a movie about nomad-turned-supermodel Waris Dirie, to begin. The last flickers of light died down and the screen lit up. Talking ceased as a pre-feature clip sang out: “I will not be afraid of women...”
From classes held in museums and internships at world-renowned galleries, to inspiring mentors and network opportunities, learn how Barnard students take advantage of the college's strong ties to the New York City art world in this fast-paced video.
Ray Rogers '14 documents her introduction to the New York art scene, from an afternoon filled with gallery hopping and avante-garde saxophone, to helping out at a magazine cover shoot, to an evening at the Met.
Barnard senior to pursue graduate degree from one of the world’s most renowned and ancient universities.
My main source of stress coming to college was the question of roommate compatibility. I was doubtful that filling out a one-page survey would actually convey enough about me for Steve Tolman, the Assistant Director of Residential Life, to pair me with a suitable roommate. Tolman works all summer to pair future roommates together by hand, rather than using a computerized system. “We get invested in students before they get here,” says Tolman, “We actually know about the 580 individuals before they ever set foot on campus.”
Watch a candid video about life in the Residence Halls. Residential Assistants and current First-Years offer advice about learning to live with and love your roommate and finding a balance between school, life and play.
Math and economics major, Rachel Lewis '12, has been rewarded with the highly selective Morgan Stanley Women's College Fellowship.
Members of the class of 2014 finally arrived on Barnard's campus on August 30th, 2010.