Outstanding Barnard alumnae are selected through a rigorous application and interview process, notes Janet Bersin Finke ’56, chair of the Fellowship Committee. Winners represent the power and promise of a Barnard education. The Fellowship for Graduate Study is generously funded by the Edith and Frances Mulhall Achilles Memorial Fund.
On May 18, 2009, members of the Class of 2009 assembled on the South Lawn of Columbia University for Barnard College’s 117th Commencement. This speech was delivered by Sarah Besnoff, president of the Student Government Association.
Portrait of President Judith R. Shapiro by Thomas Loepp, Photograph by Aaron W. Kinard
Alumnae Association news & notes
Friends and alumnae bid for the future
Flummoxed by Facebook? Lost your way on LinkedIn? Social networking is here to stay; a Reunion panel tells how the most popular sites can work for you.
The Office of Career Development’s Reunion weekend workshops provided alumnae with tips on job hunting, interviewing, writing a résumé, and how to out-market the competition in a turbulent economy.