Barnard News

November 15, 2018

Sigrid Nunez ’72 won the 2018 National Book Award for fiction for her novel The Friend.

November 14, 2018

A look back at Barnard alumnae who ran for elected office in 2018.

November 13, 2018

Two Barnard faculty members recently received major research grant awards, enabling them to continue existing studies.

November 8, 2018

One of the many aspects students value about their Barnard experience is the opportunity to compete in NCAA Division I Athletics through the Columbia-Barnard Athletic Consortium. Barnard is the only women's college—and one of only a few liberal arts colleges—to offer Division I athletics. This interview features Alana Palomino ’22, Field Hockey.

November 8, 2018

Professor of Psychology and Director of the Language Acquisition and Development Research Laboratory Ann Senghas studies the evolution of language. Through the lens of Nicaraguan Sign Language (NSL), a unique language that originated in the 1970s, Senghas studies how language shifts from one generation to the next.