Athena Center

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Athena Film Festival 2014

A Celebration of Women and Leadership
February 6-9, 2014
Barnard College

Now in its fourth year, the Athena Film Festival — a celebration of women and leadership — is an engaging weekend of feature films, documentaries and shorts that highlight women’s leadership in real life and the fictional world. All-access passes are on sale now. 

High School Girls Experience an NYC Summer at Barnard

Barnard’s Pre-College Programs offers six summer high school programs that blend classroom and experiential learning for a uniquely Barnard experience.

2014 Athena Film Festival: A Celebration of Women and Leadership

Barnard College hosted the fourth annual 2014 Athena Film Festival honoring extraordinary women in the film industry.

Lulu Mickelson '14: Community Organizer

Lulu is the founder of the Barnard/Columbia Design for America Studio, a network of interdisciplinary student teams and community members using design for local and social impact.  

Power Talk with Sylvia Ann Hewlett

Tuesday, December 3, 2013
7 PM
Julius S. Held Lecture Hall, 304 Barnard Hall

Join the Athena Center for Leadership Studies for a Power Talk with Sylvia Ann Hewlett, founding president and CEO of the Center for Talent Innovation, and author of Forget a Mentor, Find a Sponsor. Register now.

Athena Center hosts TEDxBarnardCollege

Diverse array of speakers reflect on the theme “Rethinking Failure”

Power Talk with John Gerzema

Tuesday, October 8, 2013
7 PM
Julius S. Held Lecture Hall, 304 Barnard Hall

Join the Athena Center for Leadership Studies for a Power Talk with John Gerzema, an Athena Center Fellow and best-selling author of The Athena Doctrine: How Women (And The Men Who Think Like Them) Will Rule the Future. LEARN MORE.

Athena Center for Leadership announces Athena Distinguished Fellows

New program welcomes leaders with demonstrated a commitment to the advancement of women leaders in the United States and worldwide.