Spring 2016
Photograph by Joel Barhamand Professor David Weiman Faculty Director of the Empirical Reasoning Center Barnard’s Empirical Reasoning Center, located in the new teaching and learning center, “ensures...

Harlem Semester

The Harlem Semester Engages Students With Harlem’s Rich History in New Ways

Romare Bearden Foundation

The class “Romare Bearden: Home is Harlem” was taught in partnership with the Studio Museum in Harlem.

The Studio Museum in Harlem

Students in the class “Freestyle and Displacement in Contemporary Art Practices” explored their own subjectivities in ways that intersected with the concepts examined by the artists in the museum.

National Black Theatre

A class on art, activism, and social justice during the Harlem Renaissance, taught by English professor Monica Miller, examined formal and informal theatre.

A Harlem Collaboration

The classroom takes root in Harlem for an innovative new program. Click on the buildings in this interactive map to explore the neighborhood and the Harlem Semester program.

Fall 2015
Closed for construction in June 2015, the LeFrak Gymnasium, recently renamed LeFrak Center, is scheduled to reopen this December. Transformed into a two-story space, the center will...