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Malcolm X at Barnard: 18 February 1965/2015

Commemorating the 50th Anniversary of Malcolm X’s last public speech
Wednesday, February 18th, 2015
6 PM
LeFrak Gymnasium

On February 18, 1965, Malcolm X gave his last public speech at Barnard College in the LeFrak Gymnasium—he was assassinated just three days later at the Audubon Ballroom in Harlem. Commemorate this historic speech with a screening, student performance, and panel discussion. 

Fall 2015
Photograph by Brandon Schulman
As I write this letter students are back on campus and the renovation of the LeFrak Gymnasium is advancing; alumnae, trustees, faculty,...
Fall 2015
In September, Barnard students, faculty, staff, and alumnae officially began the 2015–16 academic year with Convocation at Riverside Church, a service once reserved for anniversary celebrations, but...

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Barnard celebrates new academic year at Convocation 2015

Hundreds of students, faculty, staff, and alumnae celebrated the start of the 2015–16 school year Thursday, September 10, at a spirited convocation ceremony in the historic Riverside Church.

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Midnight Breakfast, Fall 2012

On the last night before finals, students gather to participate in one of Barnard's most delicious traditions: Midnight Breakfast.