history

Barnard professors deliver sold-out lectures in bars as part of popular Raising the Bar event.

A Class by Herself, a new book by Nancy Woloch, adjunct history professor at Barnard, delves into the history of protective laws for women workers.

As they prepare to retire, education professor Lee Anne Bell and history professor Herbert Sloan reflect on their careers.

Barnard students quoted in New York Times article about the recent research presentation

Professor Herbert Sloan says it’s time to expand our idea of what American history is.

Innovative teaching approach integrates role-play, competition, and public speaking

A range of interests keeps one professor constantly on the move

We’ve been collecting memories of alumnae about their Barnard days. Everything—from recollections of life-changing moments to pages from journals—has been posted to our 125th anniversary website. Each opens a window onto Barnard life; what follows are some of your reminiscences.

Barnard founder Annie Nathan Meyer and her sister, Maud Nathan, debate the question of women’s suffrage