Globalizing the Conversation

Alumnae clubs abroad partner with the College to connect graduates around the globe

The 2016 Global Symposium

An Educational and Cultural Exchange

VISP students talk about their experiences, American-style classrooms, and New York City life.

The Changing World Comes to Barnard

The College’s Global Symposium convenes in New York to assess women’s progress in leadership roles throughout the world.


New Campus Mural by Brazilian Street Artist

On the eve of the Global Symposium, Brazilian artist Panmela Castro unveiled a mural she painted on Barnard’s campus in collaboration with students

Women Changing the World: A Day of Dialogue

Women leaders at the 2015 Global Symposium included Queen Noor of Jordan, Nobel Peace Prize Winner Leymah Gbowee, CARE USA CEO Helene Gayle ’76, and NYC Commissioner for International Affairs Penny Abeywardena.