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Web Exclusive: President Spar Shares her Thoughts on How Young Women are Embracing Feminism

In a recent episode of the Dare to Use the F-Word podcast, President Debora Spar talks with feminist media activist Jamia Wilson about how the drive for perfection affects young women today. Following the interview, President Spar shared her thoughts on the direction of feminism for the next generation.

Barnard Students React to Ideas in "Wonder Women"

Listen to Barnard Students discuss themes in Barnard President Debora Spar's new book, Wonder Women: Sex, Power, and the Quest for Perfection

“Wonder Women: Sex, Power, and the Quest for Perfection” by Barnard President Debora Spar

National media coverage of President Spar's new book includes appearances on "CBS This Morning", MSNBC's "Morning Joe," NPR's "Fresh Air," and more.

Women in the World Foundation’s Next Generation Leadership Academy

Newsweek/Daily Beast event gathers young women at Barnard for conversations on social entrepreneurship and activism

New Podcast Features Voices of Today's Young Feminists

BCRW has a new podcast series on young feminists! The latest episode features a conversation between Pulitzer-Prize winning author Anna Quindlen '74 and
Julie Zeilinger '15.

Quinn-Tessence

New York City Council Speaker visits Barnard addressing the needs of women--and New York 

Fly Me to the Moon

Lily Koppel ’03 may have been just “moon dust”— as she jokes— during the great age of space exploration, but in her second book, The Astronaut Wives Club, the 32-year-old author deftly transports readers through that era, navigating territory that has seldom been traversed.

São Paulo: Barnard in Brazil

Fifth Global Symposium Highlights Women's Emerging Leadership