Winter 2015

Barnard magazine
On the Cover

We’ve been collecting memories of alumnae about their Barnard days. Everything—from recollections of life-changing moments to pages from journals—has been posted to our 125th anniversary website.

Winter 2015

Features

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College History

We’ve been collecting memories of alumnae about their Barnard days. Everything—from recollections of life-changing moments to pages from journals—has been posted to our 125th anniversary website.

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Women

Barnard founder Annie Nathan Meyer and her sister, Maud Nathan, debate the question of women’s suffrage

Also in this Issue

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STEM

Barnard’s Committee on Online and On-Campus Learning examines how faculty can use digital technology to enhance learning

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Giving

Two alumnae spearhead a scholarship fund to salute a campus advisor who helped them pursue careers in medical health

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Economics

Economics professor David Weiman wins the prestigious Jonathan Hughes Prize

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Europe

Journalist Dorothy Adelson ’30 had a life of “reading, rereading, and scribbling.” Her works include a memoir, Roughing it on the Rue de la Paix, and two novels. Shirley Adelson Siegel ’37, recently collected her late sister’s thoughts on aging in a book

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Neuroscience

Scientists discuss male and female brains and the origin of differences—do they exist?