Diving into STEM

Students tackle graduate-level projects at Barnard's Summer Research Institute


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...
Spring 2016
For most people, the twin processes of listening and speaking are so natural that we never pause to think about how they work. But in the moment...
Winter 2016
In 2015, Jacqueline Barton ’74 became only the third woman to receive the Priestley Medal, the highest award given by the American Chemical Society. It was the...

The Wall Street Journal praises Professor Janna Levin’s Black Hole Blues

The Wall Street Journal recently reviewed Professor Janna Levin's new book, Black Hole Blues and Other Songs from Outer Space.

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.

Barnard awarded substantial grant to forward STEM initiatives

Grant will support student research in computational research with Barnard faculty mentors