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Welcome, Class of 2019!

New students make their way to Morningside Heights following Barnard’s most competitive application season ever.

New York City's First Lady Chirlane McCray joins Dean Hinkson to kick off Black Girls Lead conference

New York City's First Lady, Chirlane McCray, kicked off the inaugural Black Girls Lead conference on campus, bringing together more than 60 teen leaders for workshops, master classes, and panels on entrepreneurship, social action, and more.

New Yorkers celebrate women musicians at Make Some Noise

Hundreds came out to Riverside Park for a concert of women-led musical acts featuring students and recent graduates from New York City colleges.

U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Samantha Power urges Class of 2015 to fight for true equality

Ambassador Samantha Power delivers keynote speech for Commencement 2015. Barnard Medal of Distinction also presented to disability activist Simi Linton, pioneering middle school principal Nadia Lopez, and record-breaking swimmer Diana Nyad.

Barnard faculty members honored with 2015 Teaching Awards

Members of Barnard’s faculty are honored each year for their outstanding commitment to teaching.

Lida Orzeck ’68 featured in the Wall Street Journal for her donation to Barnard

On the occasion of Barnard’s 125th anniversary, Hanky Panky CEO donates $2.5 million towards endowed chair in the arts