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Barnard symposium on African Women’s Rights and Resilience features distinguished scholars and activists addressing issues facing feminists and activists throughout Africa.

Global Symposium Student Fellows lead workshop for high school girls.

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. 

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

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

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.  

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.

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

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.