science

science

Sexes, Genders, and Brains: Four Scientists, Four Perspectives

A panel featuring Natalie Angier ’78
Monday, September 29, 2014
6:30 PM
Event Oval, The Diana Center

Join Pulitzer Prize-winning science journalist Natalie Angier ’78, Barnard professors Rebecca Jordan-Young and Rae Silver, and other experts as they discuss our scientific understanding of sex and gender.

The Disease of the Bees

Assistant Professor Jonathan Snow and his research assistants investigate the possible causes of mass disappearances of honey bees, known as Colony Collapse Disorder.

Barnard hosts inaugural Summer Research Institute Poster Session

Students share findings from their research this summer in labs on campus and around the New York City area.

Environmental Science Senior Thesis Poster Session 2014

Student presentations
Thursday, April 24, 2014
4:30 PM
Event Oval, The Diana Center

Exploring New Dimensions in Experimental Science

In her new book, The Transplant Imaginary: Mechanical Hearts, Animal Parts, and Moral Thinking in Highly Experimental Science, Lesley A. Sharp, Barnard's Ann Whitney Olin Professor of Anthropology, presents an enthographic study of future possiblities. 

Dance in Art and Science

Wednesday, January 15, 2014
7 PM
Julius S. Held Lecture Hall, 304 Barnard Hall

An audience-led panel will explore how artists and scientists use innovative technology and dance methods to uncover new ways to express human movement. 

WeiTing Chen ’14 spends summer studying cells, with an eye toward curing diseases

Chemistry major WeiTing Chen ’14 was the first Barnard student ever to be accepted to the ultra-competitive Exceptional Research Opportunities Program (EXROP) run by the Howard Hughes Medical Institute.

Transplant Imaginary: Prof. Lesley Sharp explores moral thinking in experimental science

Prof. Sharp to deliver Distinguished Lecture in Anthropology at the American Museum of Natural History

December 18, 2013
Linder Theater
2:00 p.m.

On the STEM Trail

Women scientists should foster interest in science and mentor younger generations.