education

education

The Power of Playful Learning: How Our Children Really Learn

Julia Howe Ward Child Development Lecture with Kathy Hirsh-Pasek
Thursday, May 9, 2013
6:30 PM
Event Oval, The Diana Center

Kathy Hirsh-Pasek, Lefkowitz Professor of Psychology and director of the Infant and Language Laboratory at Temple University, explores the relationship between play and learning, debunking the myth that they are incompatible.

 

TED Talk Screening: Alain de Botton

Staying Present: Stress-Management and Anti-Anxiety Week
Thursday, April 25, 2013
6:30PM - 7:30PM
Furman Conference Room 98 Brooks Hall FIrst floor

A kinder, gentler philosophy of success followed by discussion. Can reframing success and taking control of our tendency towards social comparisons alleviate anxiety?

FREE pizza will be served.

Nails & Tea with Well-Woman

Staying Present: Stress-Management and Anti-Anxiety Week
Wednesday, April 24, 2013
12noon-2:00PM
Well Woman Office 119 Reid Hall First floor

Anti-Anxiety Workshop

Staying Present: Stress-Management and Anti-Anxiety Week
Wednesday, April 24, 2013
6:30PM - 7:30PM
Ella Weed Room 223 Milbank Hall 2nd floor

Mindfulness & Meditation Workshop on the Roof

Staying Present: Stress-Management and Anti-Anxiety Week
Tuesday, April 23, 2013
12noon - 1:00PM
6th Floor, Diana Center/ Green Roof

Staying Present: Table Event

Staying Present: Stress-Management and Anti-Anxiety Week
April 22, 2013
12noon - 2:00PM
Main Floor, Diana Center

Guggenheim Fellowship awarded to Prof. Lynn Garafola

Award will support dance historian's work on biography of Russian choreographer Bronislava Nijinska

For The Public Good: Democratic Citizenship & The Public Good

A photo exhibit and panel with Kimberley Johnson, Rickie Solinger, and Dorian Warren
Wednesday, March 27, 2013
6:30 PM
James Room, 4th Floor Barnard Hall

Rickie Solinger, Dorian Warren, and Kimberley Johnson discuss the legacy of Franklin Roosevelt’s epic New Deal reforms, and today’s need for similar programs to address the challenges of the 21st century. 

Barnard in Brazil

In March, Barnard hosted the fifth annual global symposium Women Changing Brazil and the third annual Young Women's Leadership Workshop in São Paulo.

Uplift Education Information Session

Thursday, March 7, 2013
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Barnard Career Development Library, Elliott Hall, 2nd Floor