The White House today announced acclaimed philosopher and novelist Rebecca Newberger Goldstein '74 and Pulitzer Prize-winning author Jhumpa Lahiri '89 were named among ten distinguished recipients of the 2014 National Humanities Medal. President Barack Obama will confer the medal in a Sept. 10 ceremony in the East Room of The White House.
Hundreds of students, faculty, staff, and alumnae celebrated the start of the 2015–16 school year Thursday, September 10, at a spirited convocation ceremony in the historic Riverside Church.
Mistress America, the new movie cowritten by and starring Greta Gerwig '06 includes several scenes set and shot at Barnard.
Jeanine Tesori '83 and her writing partner, Lisa Kron, were the first women writing team to win a Tony for musical score.
Nearly 1,300 alumnae returned to Barnard's campus for Reunion 2015, held on a warm, sunny weekend, May 28–31.
A roundup of the numerous awards, grants, and fellowships students and recent alumnae received this year.
As they prepare to retire, education professor Lee Anne Bell and history professor Herbert Sloan reflect on their careers.