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From The Faculty Lounge: Smell and Taste

A conversation between Alexandra Horowitz and John Glendinning
Tuesday, March 21, 2017
6:30PM
Sulzberger Parlor, 3rd Floor Barnard Hall

Private Bodies, Public Texts

A Salon in honor of Karla FC Holloway
Wednesday, March 21, 2012
6:30 PM
Sulzberger Parlor, 3rd Floor Barnard Hall

Professor Karla FC Holloway, and a group of Barnard and Columbia professors, will discuss Holloway’s new book Private Bodies, Public Texts: Race Gender, and a Cultural Bioethicsexamining the intersections of law, race, gender, and bioethics.

Nika Sabasteanski '17: Humanitarian and Poet

Nika's collection of poetry is based on her work with Syrian refugees.

Diving into STEM

Students tackle graduate-level projects at Barnard's Summer Research Institute

Winter 2016
In 2015, Jacqueline Barton ’74 became only the third woman to receive the Priestley Medal, the highest award given by the American Chemical Society. It was the...

Professor Rebecca Jordan-Young Awarded Prestigious Guggenheim Fellowship

The John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation has awarded Rebecca Jordan-Young, Associate Professor and Chair of Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies at Barnard College, one of 175 fellowships given this year for achievement and exceptional promise.

Biology Prof. Jennifer Mansfield coauthors Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences article

Jennifer Mansfield, associate professor of biology, coauthored an article in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS) on a study identifying the microRNA essential to the development of vertebrae.

Through The Gates: Wired Like a Woman?

Scientists discuss male and female brains and the origin of differences—do they exist?

Pathways to Passion: John Glendinning

Watch John Glendinning, biology professor and director of Barnard's neuroscience and behavior program, share how he became interested in the science of taste.