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Injured Cities, Urban Afterlives

A conference cosponsored by the Barnard Center for Research on Women and the Center for the Critical Analysis of Social Difference at Columbia University
Friday, October 14, 2011 - Saturday, October 15, 2011
Miller Theater and Wood Auditorium, Columbia University

Ten years after the events of September 11, an international group of artists, writers, and activists gather to explore the effects of catastrophe and discuss creative responses to disaster.

Preventing Violence, Promoting Justice

A conference co-sponsored by the Barnard Center for Research on Women, Sakhi for South Asian Women and the Women of Color Policy Network at the NYU Wagner School of Public Service
Monday, October 10, 2011 - Tuesday, October 11, 2011
Kimmel Center, NYU

Barnard College Community Service Fair

Thursday, October 6, 2011
11:30AM to 2PM
Diana Center, Event Oval

Barnard Center for Research on Women Celebrates 40 Years of Feminist Scholarship and Activism

Singer-songwriter Suzanne Vega ’81, scholar Sonia Alvarez, and South African activist Mamphela Ramphele headline BCRW anniversary conference

Barnard Reach Out for New Students

Saturday, September 10, 2011 and Sunday, September 11, 2011
Various Sites in New York City

Janet Jakobsen, director of the Barnard Center for Research on Women, on next generation of NOW

As the National Organization for Women holds its national convention this week, Prof. Janet Jakobsen weighs in on a younger generation's approach to feminist movements.  An excerpt from the article.