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Pathways to Passion: John Glendinning

Watch John Glendinning, biology professor and director of Barnard's neuroscience and behavior program, share how he became interested in the science of taste. 

New book by Prof. Severine Autesserre explores daily lives of peacebuilders in conflict zones

Political science professor discusses her book, Peaceland: Conflict Resolution and the Everyday Politics of International Intervention

The Disease of the Bees

Assistant Professor Jonathan Snow and his research assistants investigate the possible causes of mass disappearances of honey bees, known as Colony Collapse Disorder.

A Language Grows Up

Professor Ann Senghas's research and teaching on Nicaraguan sign language explore an evolving method of communication.

Exploring New Dimensions in Experimental Science

In her new book, The Transplant Imaginary: Mechanical Hearts, Animal Parts, and Moral Thinking in Highly Experimental Science, Lesley A. Sharp, Barnard's Ann Whitney Olin Professor of Anthropology, presents an enthographic study of future possiblities. 

Prof. Paige West to deliver 2013 Leonard Hastings Schoff Memorial Lectures

The final lecture in a series of three, “The Elusive Concept of 'Capacity Building' in International Development," will take place on November 25 at 8 p.m. at Columbia Faculty House.

Barnard announces four Fulbright Recipients for 2013

Congratulations to Barnard seniors and recent alumnae who have been awarded Fulbright grants this year.