Barnard College

Barnard College

Seeing the light

The new LeFrak Center will provide temporary homes for the library and several academic departments.

Barnard has second-highest participation rate on Columbia's Giving Day

Barnard had the second-highest participation rate out of all 19 schools and programs that took part in Giving Day 2015, Columbia University’s annual 24-hour online fund drive.

Living and Studying in The City That Never Sleeps

From interning at The Museum of Natural History to searching for the best pizza in Brooklyn, students and faculty discuss living in New York City.

Editor Julia Cheiffetz '00 talks about developing the "Notorious RBG" book based on Internet sensation

HarperCollins executive editor Julia Cheiffetz '00 talks about developing the book Notorious RBG about the pioneering feminist Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg.

Wendy Whelan named inaugural Orzeck Artist-In-Residence

World-renowned ballerina to lead a variety of artistic and academic activities on campus

Barnard welcomes eight new faculty members

Joining the College’s Chemistry, Economics, History, Political Science, Religion, and Sociology departments, the College’s newest faculty represent a diverse range of research areas and teaching interests

President's Page: The Right Stuff

President Spar discusses what it means for students from underserved communites to succeed at Barnard.

Building Barnard

Since 1896, Barnard’s campus has enjoyed steady growth. Archival photos show the campus's gradual transformation into what has become the premier higher-education institution for women.

Barnard celebrates new academic year at Convocation 2015

Hundreds of students, faculty, staff, and alumnae celebrated the start of the 2015–16 school year Thursday, September 10, at a spirited convocation ceremony in the historic Riverside Church.