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Moving Images: Psychoanalytically Informed Methods in Documenting the Lives of Women Migrants and Asylum-Seekers

Silver Science Lecture by Janice Haaken
Tuesday, October 23, 2012
6:30 PM
James Room, 4th Floor Barnard Hall

 

Janice Haaken, professor emerita at Portland State University, combines psychology, film theory and social action research methods to explore the visual representation of female trauma. 

Last Word: Are We the Women We Should Be?

When I was 6 years old, I remember defiantly stating that I wanted to grow up to be the first female president of the United States. By the time I graduated from Barnard, I was more inclined toward being the “next” Katie Couric. Today, I’m very happy as a writer, lecturer, and small-business owner.... but I’m wondering what these changed goals say about me and my generation?

President Spar debates "the myth of work-life balance"

Spar responds to The Atlantic's cover story on trade-offs facing professional women.

Prof. Tovah Klein responds to working mothers debate

Letter to the Editor of The New York Times cites research from Barnard's Center for Toddler Development.

President Spar discusses Obama's upcoming commencement address on MSNBC's "Morning Joe"

In advance of Barnard's Commencement, President Spar notes the significance of President Obama speaking at a women's college.

Harvest of Grief

A Film Screening and Discussion with Amrita Basu
Thursday, April 19, 2012
7 PM
Room 504, The Diana Center

Women in the World on Campus

Tuesday, April 17, 2012
1 PM
Sulzberger Parlor, 3rd Floor Barnard Hall

The Girl Who Burned the Banknotes: Rural Women, Memory, and China's Collective Past

Women's History Month Lecture with Gail Hershatter
Thursday, March 29, 2012
6:30 PM
Sulzberger Parlor, 3rd Floor Barnard Hall

In this talk, Gail Hershatter, a professor of history at UC Santa Cruz, explores changes in the lives of women in rural Shaanxi province during the revolutionary decades of the 1950s and 1960s.

Julie Zeilinger ’15 speaks at Women in the World Summit

Blogger Julie Zeilinger ’15 talks to Chelsea Clinton on “The Digital Lives of Girls” panel during the Women in the World Summit