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President's Page: Valley of the Dolls

The news from Silicon Valley these days is mixed. Working at these jobs, even for those so recently out of college, can be a heady thing. High-tech start-ups—particularly the most successful, particularly in the Valley—have a well-honed ethos of chill. There are also, though, no women.

The Lacanian Body

Saturday, March 21, 2015
9 am - 5 pm
Diana Center, Room 504

The Lacan Study Group at Barnard College invites you to a one day Conference on "The Lacanian Body."

President's Page: Policy and Gender

Over the past few years, there has been a growing visibility of transgender individuals across our society, and an increasing recognition that, for many people, gender identity is more complicated and ambiguous than was once commonly believed to be the case.

Through The Gates: Wired Like a Woman?

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

Sisters in a House Divided

Barnard founder Annie Nathan Meyer and her sister, Maud Nathan, debate the question of women’s suffrage

Barnard Women in Film

In celebration of the fifth annual Athena Film Festival, watch a short video featuring our alumnae in film.

Gender: A Dialogue Between the Sciences and Humanities

Saturday, April 25, 2015
9:30 AM - 1 PM
Sulzberger Parlor, 3rd Floor Barnard Hall

Women in STEM: Insights from Social Psychology

A conference
Saturday, March 28, 2015
9 AM - 4 PM
Julius S. Held Lecture Hall, 304 Barnard Hall

Join a distinguished panel of social psychologists, education researchers, and STEM educators as they examine the underrepresentation of women in science, technology, engineering, and math.

Back to the Garden

Barnard’s writer-in-residence reflects on what has changed—in the neighborhood and in herself—since she last lived in Morningside Heights.