Learn about campus organizations to work with and how you can engage with sustainability on campus.
The Sustainable Practices Committee (SPC) at Barnard College stands in solidarity with the fight for justice and anti-racism, reaffirming our commitment to helping dismantle environmental racism. And we pledge that our actions will reflect this.
Click here for our full statement.
In The News
We’re redefining leadership — for the better.
The Inclusion and Climate Action Grants distributed more than $16,000 combined to nine projects led by students, faculty, and staff.
Norah Zuniga Shaw and her collaborators performed Climate Gathering: Livable Futures at the Movement Lab in two open rehearsals in January. Learn more about their time at Barnard and future plans!
Explore climate action at Barnard through our three main areas of focus:
Barnard’s coursework and research engage with sustainability from all angles, from climate science and renewable technologies to environmental justice and social and cultural interpretations of the environment.
Barnard is committed to incorporating climate action and sustainability into its decision-making, from strategic planning to student involvement in creating campus sustainability policies.
This commitment includes both operational changes, in our energy usage and our waste production, as well as social and cultural changes.
It’s All Connected
In order to feel well, as an individual or community, we need a healthy, sustainable environment. Join us in sustainable initiatives on campus!