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125 Barnard Dances

A digital/interactive performance installation commemorating Barnard’s 125th anniversary
Sunday, October 26, 2014 - Monday, September 7, 2015
Barnard College

Social Media: The New Frontier of Global Leadership

A discussion with Craig Newmark
September 26, 2013
5 PM
Julius S. Held Lecture Hall, 304 Barnard Hall

Join Craig Newmark, Internet pioneer and founder of craigslist and craigconnects, as he discusses his career evolution from founder of one of the world's most widely used websites, to his decision to forego big-money Silicon Valley in favor of "doing well by doing good."

Of Letters, Leaks, and Tweets

When I was in college in the early 1980s, letters—on paper, in ink, with self-licked stamps and everything—were the primary form of communication. Cell phones, Facebook, and e-mail were inconceivable; the payphone in the hallway was noisy and unreliable. And so, like every college student of that era, I wrote letters.

The Future of Online Feminism

A New Feminist Solutions reading and reception
Monday, April 8, 2013
7 PM
James Room, 4th Floor Barnard Hall

Courtney Martin ’02 and Vanessa Valenti present the latest New Feminist Solutions report, detailing the role of online activity in feminist movements, and offering a variety of options for helping this critical ecosystem to thrive.

 

THATCamp Feminisms East

An "unconference"
Saturday, March 16, 2013
10 AM - 5 PM
Registration in Barnard Hall

Join the Barnard Center for Research on Women and The Humanities And Technology Camp movement for an exploration of innovation in the digital humanities, focusing on feminist interventions.

 

 

Growing Up Digital

The Toddler Center Turns 40
Thursday, February 7, 2013
6:30 PM
James Room, 4th Floor Barnard Hall

As part of the Barnard Center for Toddler Development’s 40th anniversary celebration, Rosemarie Truglio, vice president of education and research for Sesame Workshop, discusses the pros and cons of introducing children to digital media.