President Debora Spar spoke at an HSBC event marking the 100th International Women's Day.
Discusses how colleges are working to be more inclusive of students from socioeconomically diverse backgrounds
Notes the advent of social media and technology as a new obstacle for first-year college students
Significant award will support new digital learning initiative
President Spar writes on China's rapid rise as a an ecnomic super power, womens roles, and Barnard's sixth annual Global Symposium.
Barnard President Debora Spar attends White House summit on fostering success for disadvantaged students
Summit will bring together leaders from over 100 U.S. colleges to discuss how to boost success among low-income students
"We thought we could just glide into the era of equality with babies, board seats, and husbands in tow. We were wrong."
In a recent episode of the Dare to Use the F-Word podcast, President Debora Spar talks with feminist media activist Jamia Wilson about how the drive for perfection affects young women today. Following the interview, President Spar shared her thoughts on the direction of feminism for the next generation.