tradition

On February 18, 1965, Malcolm X gave his last public speech at Barnard College in the LeFrak Gymnasium—he was assassinated just three days later at the Audubon Ballroom in Harlem. Commemorate this historic speech with a screening, student performance, and panel discussion. 

A musical performance to ring in the spirit of the season 

A travelling graduation gown creates a Barnard sisterhood

Hundreds of students, faculty, staff, and alumnae celebrated the start of the 2015–16 school year Thursday, September 10, at a spirited convocation ceremony in the historic Riverside Church.

Annual speech contest showcases student voices

We’ve been collecting memories of alumnae about their Barnard days. Everything—from recollections of life-changing moments to pages from journals—has been posted to our 125th anniversary website. Each opens a window onto Barnard life; what follows are some of your reminiscences.

Actress and author Lauren Graham was the featured speaker at the annual Alumnae Book Club at the first-year student orientation.

On the last night before finals, students gather to participate in one of Barnard's most delicious traditions: Midnight Breakfast. 

 

2012 Students of Color Leadership Retreat