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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.

New students make their way to Morningside Heights following Barnard’s most competitive application season ever.

Senior Emily-Anne Rigal, founder of the anti-bullying organization, published Flawd, a fun, illustrated guide on "how to stop hating yourself, others, and the things that make you who are you."

 The Columbia University Science Fiction Society president shares her love of physics, fantasy novels, and "nerd culture." 

Culinary enthusiasts explore their passion for food on and off campus

A roundup of the numerous awards, grants, and fellowships students and recent alumnae received this year.

Citation for Simi LInton, activist and consultant on disability and the arts.

Ambassador Samantha Power delivers keynote speech for Commencement 2015. Barnard Medal of Distinction also presented to disability activist Simi Linton, pioneering middle school principal Nadia Lopez, and record-breaking swimmer Diana Nyad.

In a letter to The New York Times, a Barnard junior says many students are more academically engaged than some faculty believe.