climate change

climate change

Fall 2016
Power plants around the world release 40 billion metric tons of carbon dioxide into the atmosphere each year—on track to meet or exceed the amount that will...

Understanding Climate Change

White House Summit Informed by Professor’s Research

Winter 2016
On the south wall of the Sulzberger parlor in Barnard Hall hangs an elegant portrait of the dignified and unflappable Virginia Gildersleeve, first dean of the College...
Winter 2016
This past September, at our first all-staff meeting of the year, I issued what would turn out to be a falsehood disguised as a wish. After a...

In Nature op-ed, Samantha Jakuboski '18 issues climate-change warning to New Yorkers

An op-ed that Samantha Jakuboski '18 wrote for a first-year seminar on climate change has been published on the website of the journal Nature.

Creating a New Generation of Scientists

More than 120 young student scientists pursued full-time research projects as part of Barnard's new Summer Research Institute. Watch as they share their experiences and stories.