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Natural Disasters: An Interdisciplinary Look at Response, Observation, and Action

A panel featuring Deborah Coen, Martin Stute, Andrew Revkin, General Russel L. Honore
Monday, February 11, 2013
6:30 PM
Event Oval, The Diana Center

Barnard professors Deborah Coen and Martin Stute, The New York Times' Andrew Revkin, and General Russel L. Honore, Commander of Joint Task Force Katrina and Global Preparedness Authority, explore how societies cope with natural disasters.

Young Feminist Activism Today

A panel with Lena Chen, Jessica Danforth, Sydnie Mosley ’07, Dior Vargas, and Julie Zeilinger ’15
Wednesday, January 30, 2013
6:30 PM
Event Oval, The Diana Center

Join this panel of young activists under age 30 as they discuss the role of feminist activism today: featuring Lena Chen, Jessica Danforth, Sydnie Mosely, Dior Vargas and Julie Zeilinger. 

Sonia Pierre and the Struggle for Citizenship in the Dominican Republic

A conversation with Miriam Neptune, Manuela Pierre, Ninaj Raoul, Monisha Bajaj
Thursday, December 6, 2012
6:30 PM
James Room, 4th Floor Barnard Hall

This panel highlights the activism of young women who are moving forward with activist Sonia Pierre’s work, addressing the question of how international pressure impacts efforts by marginalized groups.

Public Service Fellowships Information Session

Tuesday, December 4, 2012
6PM to 7PM
Barnard Career Development Library (Elliott Hall, 2nd Floor)

White House Internship Information Session

Tuesday, November 27, 2012
6PM to 7PM
Barnard Career Development Library (Elliott Hall, 2nd Floor)

Muslim Women, Activism & New Media Cultures

A conversation with Ousseina Alidou and others
Wednesday, November 14, 2012
6:30 PM
Sulzberger Parlor, 3rd Floor Barnard Hall

 

Ousseina Alidou and other scholars consider how women in different Muslim contexts, who may or may not identify with feminism, are engaging media to explore different understandings of Islam.

Ntozake Shange on Stage & Screen

A screening and panel
Wednesday, November 7
6 PM
James Room, 4th Floor Barnard Hall

The Africana Distinguished Alumna Series honors Ntozake Shange '70, with a screening and discussion of For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide When the Rainbow is Enuf, the film version of her Obie Award-winning play.

The Muse's Voice

A panel and performance featuring New York Women Composers
Friday, October 19, 2012
7 PM
Sulzberger Parlor, 3rd Floor Barnard Hall

A distinguished panel of composers discusses the rewards and challenges of composing and staging performances of new music by women. Moderated by Gail Archer, director of the Barnard music program.

Election 2012: Race, Gender, Power

Africana Studies at 20
Friday, October 19, 2012
3 PM
Event Oval, The Diana Center

In celebration of the department’s 20th anniversary, Africana studies hosts a panel on the politics of race and gender in this year’s U.S. presidential campaign. 

Digital Community Formation

A roundtable discussion with Jon Beller, Brittney Cooper, Gail Drakes, Dana Goldstein, Renina Jarmon, and Courtney Martin '02
Tuesday, October 9, 2012
6:30 PM
Event Oval, The Diana Center

In this roundtable discussion, panelists examine the ways in which digital media are changing traditional methods of research, collaboration, and publication, as well as the political and ethical impact of developing ideas in the public eye.