Barnard College

Barnard College

Fond Farewells

Saying good-bye to colleagues and friends

Commencement 2012

Barnard International Artists Series

The Barnard International Artist Series kicked off in November 2012 with a documentary about a Chinese taxi driver living in an artist community outside of Beijing. 

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. 

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.”

Dinner and Dancing

Alumnae and friends of Barnard College gathered at New York’s historic Plaza Hotel for the Annual Gala 2012, which included an auction to benefit financial aid. The event raised over $2.4 million for scholarships.