liberal arts

liberal arts

President Spar elected to American Academy of Arts and Sciences

President Spar was among 177 of the nation’s most influential artists, scientists, scholars, authors, and institutional leaders who were inducted into the American Academy of Arts and Sciences at a ceremony on October 1.

Fall 2016
After three years of research, review, and refinement, as well as lengthy discussions about the College’s mission and goals, this fall Barnard implemented a forward-looking new curriculum...


New curriculum beginning fall 2016

A Snapshot in Time

Students capture moments across the globe.

Editor Julia Cheiffetz '00 talks about developing the "Notorious RBG" book based on Internet sensation

HarperCollins executive editor Julia Cheiffetz '00 talks about developing the book Notorious RBG about the pioneering feminist Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg.

Ally Engelberg '15 interviewed about her senior thesis for NPR's On Point

Graduating American studies and film double major explains her research on post-9/11 television and film

Syllabus: Cleric, Poet, Lover

Professor Achsah Guibbory on finding contemporary meaning in the works of John Donne.