New York City's First Lady Chirlane McCray joins Dean Hinkson to kick off Black Girls Lead conference

New York City's First Lady, Chirlane McCray, kicked off the inaugural Black Girls Lead conference on campus, bringing together more than 60 teen leaders for workshops, master classes, and panels on entrepreneurship, social action, and more.

Emily-Anne Rigal '16: Activist and Entrepreneur

Emily-Anne is the founder and director of the nonprofit program We Stop Hate, dedicated to raising self-esteem in teens through social media.

Keeping Public Schools Public

Diane Ravitch affirms the compelling need for good community schools

Publicolor Tabling

Thursday, January 26, 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

Prof. Nara Milanich comments on Chile's Casa Nacional del Niño

History professor quoted in top Chilean newspaper on 250th anniversary of a child welfare institution in Santiago.

Reflection on the 2011 Young Women’s Leadership Workshop in South Africa by Reni Calister ’11

Reni was one of six students selected to travel to South Africa to attend the Barnard’s Third Annual Global Symposium and assist with a leadership workshop for high school students from around Johannesburg.

FREE-RANGE KIDS: Why does an old-fashioned childhood sound so radical?

Annual Julia Howe Ward Child Development Lecture
Tuesday, April 26, 2011
Diana Center, Event Oval

The founder of the book, blog and movement, "Free-Range Kids" discusses her parenting philosophy and the controversy she set off with her son's now famous unsupervised subway ride.