Feature Stories

Global Symposium Student Fellows lead workshop for high school girls.

An exhibit at Columbia’s Wallach Art Gallery curated by Prof. Anne Higonnet and Barnard and Columbia students explores the work of Anna Hyatt Huntington.

Barnard’s Pre-College Programs offers six summer high school programs that blend classroom and experiential learning for a uniquely Barnard experience.

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.

At Barnard, students study the performing arts intellectually and critically, while immersing themselves in practice on campus and in the wider world of New York City.

BIAS artists bring a global perspective to contemporary issues. Read a Q&A with series curator Professor Hisham Matar and BIAS artist, novelist Nadeem Aslam. And, see a video of writer Zadie Smith's Barnard visit.

The Gender Amplified Music Festival inspires the next generation of music producers and women in technology. 

This fall Barnard's academic departments welcomed a number of new faculty members, with a diverse range of research and teaching interests.

Listen to Barnard Students discuss themes in Barnard President Debora Spar's new book, Wonder Women: Sex, Power, and the Quest for Perfection