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Syllabus: Cleric, Poet, Lover

Professor Achsah Guibbory on finding contemporary meaning in the works of John Donne.

Science and Stereotypes

A Barnard conference looks at why women avoid science fields and what can be done.

Web Exclusive: President Spar Shares her Thoughts on How Young Women are Embracing Feminism

In a recent episode of the Dare to Use the F-Word podcast, President Debora Spar talks with feminist media activist Jamia Wilson about how the drive for perfection affects young women today. Following the interview, President Spar shared her thoughts on the direction of feminism for the next generation.

Body Positive Week: Movie Screening of "Killing us Softly 4"

Screen this documentary about advertising’s image of women featuring Jean Kilbourne, Ed.D. Pizza will be served!
Thursday, February 28, 2013
6:30pm
Brooks Hall TV Lounge

Body Positive Week: An Evening with Tiffany Banks

Model, speaker and writer returns to Barnard!
Monday, February 25, 2013
6:30pm
Diana Center Oval

President's Page: Sexual Politics

On a particularly dreary day at the end of February, I was trying to get word about my younger son... When the phone rang, I leaped, positive that it was the emergency room calling with the final diagnosis. Instead, it was my office, informing me that President Obama wanted to give the commencement address at Barnard. What does one say? “Oh wow,” I mumbled. “Sure. I have to get off the phone now.”

Embracing the F Word

Five Barnard feminists share their stories from the ever-evolving movement

President's Page: Where Women Rule

Over the past three years, I have come to realize that I hear the same two questions a lot: What is the relationship between Barnard and Columbia? And, Why does anyone still need a women’s college?

The Next Forty Years

In an anniversary year, BCRW focuses on feminism’s future