alumnae

President Spar discusses what it means for students from underserved communites to succeed at Barnard.

When Barnard’s extraordinary women come together during Reunion, the Alumnae Association recognizes a few especially accomplished graduates.

 Professor of Dance Lynn Garafola and Twyla Tharp '63 were recently featured on NPR where they discussed the decreases in women serving as artistic directors and choreographers.

The White House today announced acclaimed philosopher and novelist Rebecca Newberger Goldstein '74 and Pulitzer Prize-winning author Jhumpa Lahiri '89 were named among ten distinguished recipients of the 2014 National Humanities Medal. President Barack Obama will confer the medal in a Sept. 10 ceremony in the East Room of The White House.  

Mistress America, the new movie cowritten by and starring Greta Gerwig '06 includes several scenes set and shot at Barnard.

Each year, the Edith and Frances Mulhall Achilles Memorial Fund generously provides graduate fellowship grants for outstanding alumnae.

Columbia Alumni Association Medalist: Daphne Fodor Philipson ’69, BUS ’74

Negativland No. 43 and Negativland No. 45 by Margaret Inga Wiatrowski '01

Julia Qian ’15, outgoing president of the Student Government Association, addressed the Commencement 2015 audience with these words