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Join Pulitzer Prize-winning science journalist Natalie Angier ’78, Barnard professors Rebecca Jordan-Young and Rae Silver, and other experts as they discuss our scientific understanding of sex and gender.

Join The Hughes Science Pipeline Project and the Barnard Center for Research on Women for the 19th annual Distinguished Women in Science Lecture. 

A distinguished panel of researchers, physicians and women’s health specialists come together to discuss how the biological differences between the sexes influence public health, biomedical research, and health care.

Photograph by Phoebe Jones ’18

The John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation has awarded Rebecca Jordan-Young, Associate Professor and Chair of Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies at Barnard College, one of 175 fellowships given this year for achievement and exceptional promise.

Sociomedical scientist draws on expertise to comment on brain study

Scientists discuss male and female brains and the origin of differences—do they exist?

Listen to Barnard Students discuss themes in Barnard President Debora Spar's new book, Wonder Women: Sex, Power, and the Quest for Perfection