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Web Exclusive: President Spar Shares her Thoughts on How Young Women are Embracing Feminism

In a recent episode of the Dare to Use the F-Word podcast, President Debora Spar talks with feminist media activist Jamia Wilson about how the drive for perfection affects young women today. Following the interview, President Spar shared her thoughts on the direction of feminism for the next generation.

Barnard Students React to Ideas in "Wonder Women"

Listen to Barnard Students discuss themes in Barnard President Debora Spar's new book, Wonder Women: Sex, Power, and the Quest for Perfection

Redefining Rape: Sexual Violence in the Era of Suffrage and Segregation

A lecture by Estelle B. Freedman '69
Thursday, September 12
6:30 PM
Julius S. Held Lecture Hall, 304 Barnard Hall

Join Estelle Freedman ’69 as she discusses her book Redefining Rape, which explores not only the ways in which rape has defined citizenship throughout American history, but also how aspiring citizens have tried, repeatedly, to redefine rape. 

Mariany Polanco '13: Educator and Leader

An English major with a double minor in psychology and urban teaching, Mariany is a certified public school teacher in New York City. She is graduating from Barnard with a career opportunity at Goldman Sachs. 

New Podcast Features Voices of Today's Young Feminists

BCRW has a new podcast series on young feminists! The latest episode features a conversation between Pulitzer-Prize winning author Anna Quindlen '74 and
Julie Zeilinger '15.

Spring Semester Highlights

A Range of Events—from Stimulating Speakers to Musical Interludes—Enlivens the Campus

Quinn-Tessence

New York City Council Speaker visits Barnard addressing the needs of women--and New York 

São Paulo: Barnard in Brazil

Fifth Global Symposium Highlights Women's Emerging Leadership 

Global Faculty Fellows Join The Symposium

Four Barnard Global Faculty Fellows participated in the São Paulo event, using the opportunity to network with colleagues, pursue research interests, and bring that work back to the Barnard community.