Celebrating Convocation

Alumnae, students, and faculty come together

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 on campus. Keynote speaker Carol Dweck ’67, the Lewis and Virginia Eaton Professor of Psychology at Stanford University and one of the world’s leading researchers in the field of motivation, told students, “Please keep asking yourself, ‘Who do I want to become? What role do I want to play in the world of today and tomorrow?’ And then think about the great resources and opportunities at Barnard that can help you become that person, slowly but surely, over time."

Latest IssueSpring 2022

In this issue, you'll read about the New York governor's deputy chief of staff Linda Sun '06, a student-led mission to study bacteria in space, the alums leading the way in the sustainable flower movement, and more.