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Action Academy

Spring 2016 Newsletters

Stories of Empowerment

Three Barnard alumnae share their journeys as feminists

Marking 20 Years of Africana Studies

“There’s been a dramatic transformation,” says Professor Tina Campt. “There’s been the transformation of going from nothing to something.” She’s talking about the Africana Studies Program, which she directs—and which celebrates its 20th anniversary this year.


Breaking into the Human Rights Field

Wednesday, April 17, 2013
6:30PM to 7:30PM
Barnard Career Development Library (Elliott Hall, 2nd Floor)

Sonia Pierre and the Struggle for Citizenship in the Dominican Republic

A conversation with Miriam Neptune, Manuela Pierre, Ninaj Raoul, Monisha Bajaj
Thursday, December 6, 2012
6:30 PM
James Room, 4th Floor Barnard Hall

This panel highlights the activism of young women who are moving forward with activist Sonia Pierre’s work, addressing the question of how international pressure impacts efforts by marginalized groups.