The College commemorates 50 years since the civil rights activist delivered his last public speech in Barnard's gymnasium.
Preparing to retire this year, Professor Lee Anne Bell has been working on issues of social justice and education since the early 1970s.
Computer science major Jada Hawkins is the co-founder of Athena Digital Design.
On Feb. 18, 1965, Malcolm X spoke at Barnard, giving what would be his last public talk before his assassination on Feb. 21, 1965. Fifty years later, alumnae and Malcolm X experts met at Barnard to mark the historic speech.
In celebration of the fifth annual Athena Film Festival, watch a short video featuring our alumnae in film.
On February 18, 1965, Malcolm X gave his last public speech at Barnard College in the LeFrak Gymnasium—he was assassinated just three days later at the Audubon Ballroom in Harlem. Commemorate this historic speech with a screening, student performance, and panel discussion.