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Vulnerability: The Human and the Humanities

The Scholar & Feminist Conference 2012
Saturday, March 3, 2012
Registration begins at 9 AM in Barnard Hall Lobby

This spring's Scholar and Feminist Conference brings together academics, activists, and professionals working among vulnerable populations. They will explore the concept of vulnerability as a fundamental and universal characteristic of the human condition.

Voices of a Women's Health Movement

Wednesday, February 15, 2012
6:30 PM
James Room, 4th Floor Barnard Hall

A distinguished panel of leading activists, writers, doctors, and sociologists come together to discuss the rich history of the women’s health movement and its continued significance in today’s struggle for reproductive rights.

For The Public Good

Inaugural Panel
Thursday, October 13, 2011
5:30 PM
Event Oval, The Diana Center

This panel inaugurates a multi-year, interdisciplinary project to examine the “public good.”

Activism and the Academy

A conference in honor of the 40th anniversary of the Barnard Center for Research on Women
Friday-Saturday, September 23-24

Join us in celebrating the Barnard Center for Research on Women's 40th anniversary as we bring together activists, scholars and artists from around the world to mark the legacy and future of social justice feminism.

Prof. Guobin Yang comments on "The Artist's Role in China"

Asian and Middle Eastern Cultures professor contributes to The New York Times' "Room for Debate" forum.

Created In God’s Image: Intersections of Judaism, Gender, and Human Rights

A lecture with Rabbi Rachel Kahn-Troster ’01
Wednesday, April 6, 2011
6:30 PM
Event Oval, The Diana Center

The Barnard alumna reflects on her work as a human rights activist mobilizing the Jewish community against US-sponsored torture and modern slavery, while exploring questions of how Judaism reacts to extreme violations of human dignity.

The Labor Of Care: Rethinking Gender, Work, and Rights in the American Welfare State

A lecture with Jennifer Klein '89
Tuesday, March 8, 2011
6:30 PM
Sulzberger Parlor, 3rd Floor Barnard Hall

The Barnard alumna, Yale University professor and award-winning author reconsiders the history of the American welfare state and the future of work, rights, security and dignity in the new care-work economy.

Student Speak

Humanitarian and Poet Nika Sabasteanski '17

Action Academy