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Magazine Web Exclusives

The Writing Life: Literary Salon with Mary Gordon '71

At her 40th reunion, Professor Mary Gordon ’71 leads a literary salon about writing, teaching, and a new novel

Barnard College Reunion 2011

Reunion 2011 brought more than 1,300 alumnae and guests to campus for a weekend-long celebration of all things Barnard – in the classroom, on stage and around the world. For photos and video, visit the Alumnae Network

Congratulations, Class of 2011!

Members of the Class of 2011 reflect on their time at Barnard as they celebrate their graduation with family, faculty members and Commencement speaker Sheryl Sandberg, Chief Operating Officer of Facebook.

Shaping the Future: Barnard Scholarship Dinner and Auction

Alumnae and friends of Barnard College gathered at the historic Plaza Hotel for the annual Scholarship Dinner and Auction to honor Ellen Futter ’71 and Barbara Novak ’50. Actress Greta Gerwig ’06 served as MC; the event raised a record $2.1 Million for Financial Aid.

What's Water Worth?

On April 5, students, faculty, and members of the community gathered to hear from a panel of experts on hydraulic fracturing, or “hydrofracking,” a controversial process of fracturing rocks to stimulate the release of natural gas.

The Athena Film Festival

In February 2011, the inaugural Athena Film Festival presented over 25 films highlighting the multiplicity of women’s roles in the film industryas actors, writers, directors, and producers.

Students Revive Greek Games

 

First held in 1903 and continuing through 1967, the Greek Games were started to recreate the athletic competitions of heroic Greece. In April 2011, Barnard students revived the Greek Games.