Debora Spar

President of Barnard College


In the News

The news from Silicon Valley these days is mixed. Working at these jobs, even for those so recently out of college, can be a heady thing. High-tech start-ups—particularly the most successful, particularly in the Valley—have a well-honed ethos of chill. There are also, though, no women.

Program’s advisory board includes diverse set of public, private, non-profit, and philanthropic partners

Discusses how colleges are working to be more inclusive of students from socioeconomically diverse backgrounds

Notes the advent of social media and technology as a new obstacle for first-year college students