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Sexes, Genders, and Brains: Four Scientists, Four Perspectives

A panel featuring Natalie Angier ’78
Monday, September 29, 2014
6:30 PM
Event Oval, The Diana Center

Join Pulitzer Prize-winning science journalist Natalie Angier ’78, Barnard professors Rebecca Jordan-Young and Rae Silver, and other experts as they discuss our scientific understanding of sex and gender.

Food, Sex and Smell: the Neurogenetics of Innate Behavior

19th Annual Distinguished Women in Science Lecture Series
Tuesday, April 2, 2013
6 PM
Lehman Auditorium, 202 Altschul Hall

Join The Hughes Science Pipeline Project and the Barnard Center for Research on Women for the 19th annual Distinguished Women in Science Lecture. 

Roadmap for Addressing Sex Differences in Pain Management

September 26, 2011
2 - 4PM

A distinguished panel of researchers, physicians and women’s health specialists come together to discuss how the biological differences between the sexes influence public health, biomedical research, and health care.

Spring 2016
In 2014, the governing body for international track and field competitions banned Indian sprinter Dutee Chand from women’s races, claiming that the naturally high levels of testosterone...

Professor Rebecca Jordan-Young Awarded Prestigious Guggenheim Fellowship

The John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation has awarded Rebecca Jordan-Young, Associate Professor and Chair of Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies at Barnard College, one of 175 fellowships given this year for achievement and exceptional promise.

Through The Gates: Wired Like a Woman?

Scientists discuss male and female brains and the origin of differences—do they exist?

Barnard Students React to Ideas in "Wonder Women"

Listen to Barnard Students discuss themes in Barnard President Debora Spar's new book, Wonder Women: Sex, Power, and the Quest for Perfection