Through the gates


Through the gates


Fall 2018
In February 2018, Barnard hired its first female building superintendent, Plimpton Hall’s ambitious and inspiring Christina Mejia. (She is also, by the way, Barnard’s first openly lesbian...
Fall 2017
The Barnard community marked the new academic year—and the beginning of the tenure of President Sian Beilock—with nearly 70 alumnae class officers joining new and returning students...
Fall 2017
Congratulations and welcome to the extraordinary members of the Class of 2021! Barnard remains the most selective women’s college in the United States.
Spring 2012
Establishing or owning a home is, arguably, the single most important part of the American Dream. Yet in recent years, the housing and mortgage crises that have...
Spring 2012
Oprah Winfrey & Gloria Steinem
 Oprah Winfrey visited feminist, author, and activist Gloria Steinem on campus for an in-depth interview as a part of Oprah’s new series...
Spring 2012
Ido Aharoni, Consul General of Israel in New York, an imposing figure in a serious gray suit, sauntered onto the stage of the Event Oval at The...
Spring 2012
For Tsechu Dolma ’14, the simple question of “where are you from” would elicit a complicated answer. She came from Tibet, which has had a tumultuous political...
Spring 2012
On February 24, the New York City Department of Education released data pertaining to public-school teacher evaluations. News outlets such as the New York Post and NY1...
Spring 2012
Opening night of the second Athena Film Festival sparkled with an array of film lovers and professionals whose contributions to the medium have helped to illuminate the...
Fall 2012
Even after four decades the emotions of the participants in the film 40 Years Later: Now Can We Talk? are raw, as the first African American students...