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Body Positive Week: Movie Screening of "Killing us Softly 4"

Screen this documentary about advertising’s image of women featuring Jean Kilbourne, Ed.D. Pizza will be served!
Thursday, February 28, 2013
6:30pm
Brooks Hall TV Lounge

Body Positive Week: It's all about you! Let's dance like nobody's watching!

Join Cassandra Nuamah and practice body appreciation through dance.
Wednesday, February 27, 2013
6:30pm
Diana Center, 6th Floor

Body Positive Week: Radical Acceptance

Free yourself from living in a state of "I'll be happy with my body when..."
Wednesday, February 27, 2013
1pm
Weber Lounge, 118 Reid

Body Positive Week: An Evening with Tiffany Banks

Model, speaker and writer returns to Barnard!
Monday, February 25, 2013
6:30pm
Diana Center Oval

Duet in Dialogue: Prof. Gail Archer & Ebonie Smith '07 on Women in the Music Industry

Organist Gail Archer and hip-hop producer Ebonie Smith '07 discuss the challenges women face when they want to make it in the music industry.

Muslim Women, Activism & New Media Cultures

A conversation with Ousseina Alidou and others
Wednesday, November 14, 2012
6:30 PM
Sulzberger Parlor, 3rd Floor Barnard Hall

 

Ousseina Alidou and other scholars consider how women in different Muslim contexts, who may or may not identify with feminism, are engaging media to explore different understandings of Islam.

The Women in Public Service Project Comes to Barnard

The Women in Public Service Project convened at Barnard for the first time in September, 2012. 

Digital Community Formation

A roundtable discussion with Jon Beller, Brittney Cooper, Gail Drakes, Dana Goldstein, Renina Jarmon, and Courtney Martin '02
Tuesday, October 9, 2012
6:30 PM
Event Oval, The Diana Center

In this roundtable discussion, panelists examine the ways in which digital media are changing traditional methods of research, collaboration, and publication, as well as the political and ethical impact of developing ideas in the public eye.

President Spar: Why Women Should Stop Trying to Be Perfect

For Newsweek/The Daily Beast, Barnard's President writes about the challenges of "having it all"

President's Page: Sexual Politics

On a particularly dreary day at the end of February, I was trying to get word about my younger son... When the phone rang, I leaped, positive that it was the emergency room calling with the final diagnosis. Instead, it was my office, informing me that President Obama wanted to give the commencement address at Barnard. What does one say? “Oh wow,” I mumbled. “Sure. I have to get off the phone now.”