education

education

The Expansion of Higher Education in Brazil and the Challenge of Affirmative Action

A lecture by Marcia Lima, University of Sao Paulo
Wednesday, February 8, 2012
6 PM
Sulzberger Parlor, 3rd Floor Barnard Hall

Marcia Lima examines the complexities of race-based affirmative action policies in Brazil.

Columbia University Medical School Fair

Friday, January 27, 2012
1:00pm - 4:30pm
Lerner Hall, Roone Arledge Auditorium

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Generation Citizen Tabling

Monday, January 23, 2012
11:30AM to 2PM
Diana Center, Main Level (Lobby)

Students from The East Harlem School at Exodus House visit Barnard science labs

Prof. Marisa Buzzeo ‘01 and East Harlem School administrator Jennifer Feierman ’09 collaborate to introduce middle school students to college-level science

City Year Site Visit

Friday, November 18, 2011
1PM to 3PM
City Year's New York office (20 West 22nd Street)

Prof. James Basker accepts award from White House on behalf of The Gilder Lehrman Institute

The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History receives the 2011 National Arts and Humanities Youth Program Award from First Lady Michelle Obama.

Prof. Mark Carnes considers question of skills versus content in education

In The Chronicle of Higher Education, the creator of "Reacting to the Past" comments on the most important aspects of general-education requirements.

Sheikh Saud bin Saqr Al Qasimi of the UAE visits Barnard

Leader of Ras Al Khaimah, UAE, speaks with Barnard students about education and globalization.