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The Barnard Project continues to connect students to the professional world by commissioning premieres from cutting-edge choreographers.

"I dance because it makes me incandescently happy," write Anna Schon '07 in Dance Magazine.

Trisha Brown Dance Company’s performance of “Present Tense” at the Brooklyn Academy of Music this year, with Jamie Scott in the foreground
Photograph of dancers by Stephanie Berger

The Harlem Semester Engages Students With Harlem’s Rich History in New Ways

A class on art, activism, and social justice during the Harlem Renaissance, taught by English professor Monica Miller, examined formal and informal theatre.

The classroom takes root in Harlem for an innovative new program. Click on the buildings in this interactive map to explore the neighborhood and the Harlem Semester program.

Photographs by Juliana Sohn

artist gifts her foundational works to barnard archives