through the gates

through the gates

Winter 2015
In returning to their alma mater to teach, the alumnae photographed here are, as Provost Linda Bell explains, continuing Barnard’s mission “to inspire young women to be...
Winter 2015
Anniversaries have three purposes: acknowledging the past, savoring the present, and aspiring toward an even brighter future. As we celebrate the College’s 125th anniversary, or quasquicentennial, we...
Summer 2014
For the second consecutive year, Commencement took place at the iconic Radio City Music Hall, with 570 students receiving their diplomas. Keynote Cecile Richards, president of the...
Spring 2015
From its early days as an institution of higher learning for women, Barnard College pursued a curriculum that embraced the ideal of mens sana in corpore sano—“a...
Spring 2015
“My twenties were a wasteland,” says Sallie Krawcheck. It’s late February; she’s speaking at a Power Talk sponsored by Barnard’s Athena Center for Leadership Studies. Setting the...
Spring 2015
During his long career as a historian with an emphasis on the Colonial and Revolutionary periods and on Constitutional law, Herbert Sloan hasn’t meandered far from his...
Spring 2015
As director of the education program at Barnard, Professor Lee Anne Bell doesn’t mince words about the current focus on high-stakes testing: “I think we’re going in...
Spring 2015
In the Winter 2015 issue of the magazine we featured alumnae who have returned to Barnard to teach. On these pages are several of the alumnae whose...
Summer 2015
The Erica Mann Jong ’63 Writing Center has been providing students with a resource for honing their writing skills since 1996, when Jong established the Erica Mann...
Summer 2015
Ambassador Samantha Power , U.S. Permanent Representative to the United Nations, delivered the keynote address at Barnard’s 123rd Commencement on Sunday, May 17, telling students to work...