Athena Center

This one week institute explores the complex relationship between gender and leadership and helps students develop action-oriented leadership plans.

Opening night of the second Athena Film Festival sparkled with an array of film lovers and professionals

Barnard’s Fourth Annual Global Symposium draws together India’s women leaders to share their culture and ideas and to inspire young women
to become leaders of the future

The Athena Center for Leadership Studies Power Talks feature today’s leaders in conversation on provocative topics of the moment. Each talk will be followed by audience Q&A. Come join the conversation. 

Mary Kay Henry is the international president of the Service Employees International Union (SEIU). She has devoted her life to helping North America’s workers form unions.

Through Barnard’s Athena Center, Constance Hess Williams ’66 supports and encourages tomorrow’s leaders.

Student organizers answer questions about conference taking place November 4-5.

Come join us for the first ever chance to speak your piece on a variety of topics. All are welcome. Get there early to sign up; spaces are limited!