Barnard College News
These are the standout times that made this year such a special one at the College.
In celebration of Indigenous Peoples Day (October 10), and the College’s connection to the tribe, Barnard and Columbia University honor the Picuris Pueblo with weeklong events.
Barnard College President Sian Leah Beilock joined the presidents of Bryn Mawr, Mount Holyoke, Smith, Wellesley, and Vassar in a statement supporting the global fight for women's rights.
The Barnard community came together in Riverside Church to kick off a new academic year, guided by the words of keynote speaker Ayana Byrd ’95.
Barnard College President Sian Leah Beilock joined the presidents of Bryn Mawr, Mount Holyoke, Smith, Wellesley, and Vassar in writing a letter to The New York Times about the Supreme Court's decision to overturn Roe v. Wade. Subscribers can read the letter on the NYT website — published on June 28 — or below.
In recognition of sex discrimination being banned in educational programs, the College is looking back at alumnae and administrators who helped to pave the way and who continue to shine.
Hundreds of excited graduating seniors, family, and friends commemorated the big day at Radio City Music Hall, alongside leaders who have shaped fields in STEM, the arts, and athletics.
Wolfe, who served as Chief of Staff and Deputy Mayor in Bill de Blasio’s administration, will enhance Barnard’s relationships with government officials and expand leadership development opportunities.
Psychologist and keynote speaker Nim Tottenham ’96 returned to Barnard to open a new year on campus at Riverside Church.