politics

politics

Fall 2016
Binta Niambi Brown ’95 ’s first real job, at 19, was in the chambers of Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia. In her early 30s, she was the...
Spring 2016
Jane Slusser majored in political science and history at Barnard but, she confesses, “I had a really hard time all throughout college getting engaged in politics.” That...

Spring 2016 Newsletters

Winter 2016
Ever since Nicole Edwards ’18 arrived at Barnard, she has immersed herself in the study of Russia. “I took Russian language my first semester at Barnard and...

New LeFrak Center opens with classrooms, office space, and library

After a complete transformation, Barnard's former gymnasium officially reopens January 19 as the new LeFrak Center, housing classrooms, the library, archives, study spaces, the Empirical Reasoning Center, and the departments of economics, history, political science, and urban studies, while the College builds its new teaching and learning center over the next two and a half years.

Political science professor Alexander Cooley named director of Columbia's Harriman Institute

Professor Alexander Cooley has been named director of the Harriman Institute, one of the world’s leading academic institutions for the study of Russia, Eurasia, and East Central Europe.