Lulu Mickelson '14: Community Organizer

Lulu is the founder of the Barnard/Columbia Design for America Studio, a network of interdisciplinary student teams and community members using design for local and social impact.  

For the Public Good: Public Accountability in NYC

A panel with Elizabeth Blackmar, Aaron Pallas, and J. Phillip Thompson
Thursday, November 7, 2013
7 PM
Julius S. Held Auditorium, 304 Barnard Hall

Join a panel of scholars as they explore the issues of transparency and accountability in the management of public good in New York City. For the Public Good is a multi-year, interdisciplinary project bringing together scholars and activists from a range of disciplines to generate a thoughtful critique of the “public good.”

Democracy & Immigration Policy in the U.S., Canada, & Latin America

A lecture by David Cook-Martín
Thursday, November 7, 2013
6 PM
Sulzberger Parlor, 3rd Floor Barnard Hall

The Forum on Migration welcomes David Cook-Martin for an exploration of the relationship between racism and political liberalism in the Americas.

Sexual Difference in a Time of Terror

A lecture by Ellen Mortensen
Thursday, November 7, 2013
12 PM
BCRW, 101 Barnard Hall

Ellen Mortensen examines the terrorist attack by Anders Behring Breivik in July 2011, approaching it from the perspective of Luce Irigaray’s philosophy of Western metaphysics.

100 Years of Charles Beard's An Economic Interpretation of the Constitution

A lecture by Herbert Sloan, professor of history
Tuesday, September 17, 2013
6 PM
Ella Weed Room, 2nd Floor Milbank Hall


New York City Council Speaker visits Barnard addressing the needs of women--and New York