public service

public service

Barnard BOLD Honors Students & Organizations Dedicated to Community

Barnard celebrates five students and three organizations committed to critically engaging and supporting the Barnard community.

Barnard Students Give Back

When it comes to public service, there’s no shortage on campus.

Action Academy

Spring 2016
Herminia Palacio grew up in the Bronx, the daughter of a subway clerk and a bus driver, and dreamed of becoming a doctor. After realizing that goal...
Spring 2016
When Isadora Ruyter-Harcourt ’16 was growing up in Mongomery, Ala., and later Chicago, her father would come home from his job as a defense lawyer and discuss...

Spring 2016 Newsletters

Faculty member Paula Franzese '80 named on SheKnows list of inspiring educators

Paula Franzese '80, longtime professor of political science, was named by SheKnows media as one of the 20 inspiring women who are transforming the way kids learn.

Students and recent alumnae receive awards, grants, and fellowships

A roundup of the numerous awards, grants, and fellowships students and recent alumnae received this year.

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.