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Ambassador Samantha Power, U.S. Permanent Representative to the United Nations, to Address the Class of 2015

Trailblazing diplomat and Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist to receive Barnard Medal of Distinction alongside renowned disability and arts advocate, innovative NYC public school principal, and champion long-distance swimmer

Celebrating the Years

As we celebrate the 125th anniversary, we're also looking back at Barnard's other milestones. View archival photos and listen to a record made for the 75th anniversary, featuring Virginia Gildersleeve and others. From Barnard Magazine, Winter 2015. (At left: A 1939 fashion show for the 50th anniversary.)

Remembrance of Barnard Things Past

We’ve been collecting memories of alumnae about their Barnard days. Everything—from recollections of life-changing moments to pages from journals—has been posted to our 125th anniversary website. Each opens a window onto Barnard life; what follows are some of your reminiscences.

Sisters in a House Divided

Barnard founder Annie Nathan Meyer and her sister, Maud Nathan, debate the question of women’s suffrage

Fifth Annual Athena Film Festival Celebrates Women’s Leadership in Film

Jodie Foster, Gina Prince-Bythewood, and Sheila Nevins '60 among honorees at four-day festival highlighting women's contribution to the film industry.