Join Chris Bregler, professor of computer science at New York University and director of the NYU Movement Lab, and Paul Scolieri, Barnard associate professor of Dance, for an eye-opening discussion of motion capture research. Bregler’s research involves modern dancers, U.S. Presidential candidates, Olympic athletes, and crowds.
Through interactive simulation, class provides hands-on experience in environmental site assessment
Students examine how arsenic seeps into groundwater in Bangladesh.
Students study the potential impact of green-roof fungi on the environment.
A new course, "From Pumpkin Pie to CSI," challenges students to learn about the chemistry in the world around them.
Fifth Global Symposium Highlights Women's Emerging Leadership
Barnard has several options for creating named scholarship funds with gifts of $50,000 or more. Donors are honored and thanked at annual Torchbearers receptions, where they can meet the scholarship recipients.
Professor Reshmi Mukherjee’s Introduction to Physics course combines old-school teaching tools and exposure to cutting-edge research.
Biology professor studies presence of fungi on New York City green roofs
Throughout the years, Barnard women have studied such sciences as astronomy, biology, chemistry, and physics, pursuing careers in these fields. Many of these women were pioneers, establishing their places within scientific communities that were all but closed to them. On the following pages, six alumnae, two of whom are retired, talk about their research, how they started, and what inspired them.