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U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Samantha Power urges Class of 2015 to fight for true equality

Ambassador Samantha Power delivers keynote speech for Commencement 2015. Barnard Medal of Distinction also presented to disability activist Simi Linton, pioneering middle school principal Nadia Lopez, and record-breaking swimmer Diana Nyad.

Barnard faculty members honored with 2015 Teaching Awards

Members of Barnard’s faculty are honored each year for their outstanding commitment to teaching.

Lida Orzeck ’68 featured in the Wall Street Journal for her donation to Barnard

On the occasion of Barnard’s 125th anniversary, Hanky Panky CEO donates $2.5 million towards endowed chair in the arts

Sources: Heading West: Barnard in L.A.

A special evening–Barnard's first ever in L.A.–raises money for scholarships.

The Changing World Comes to Barnard

The College’s Global Symposium convenes in New York to assess women’s progress in leadership roles throughout the world.


Through The Gates: Good Sports

From its early days as an institution of higher learning for women, Barnard College pursued a curriculum that embraced the ideal of mens sana in corpore sano—“a sound mind in a sound body".

Through the Gates: Making Things Run

In the Winter 2015 issue of the magazine we featured alumnae who have returned to Barnard to teach. Here are several of the alumnae whose contributions also make Barnard the unique place it is—the administrators who run the College and provide an array of services other than instruction.