Faculty News

Awards, Grants, Fellowships

In December, 2017, and January, 2018, three members of Barnard's faculty were awarded research grants.

Prof. Hawley's works Sur's Ocean and Surdas: Poet, Singer, Saint will each be honored with an award.

In the summer and fall of 2017, Barnard's exceptional faculty were awarded multiple prestigious research grants and fellowships.

Professor of English William Chapman Sharpe is one of three senior scholars honored with a Fulbright Visiting Professor Award—and the first from Barnard—which, according to the US-UK Fulbright Commission, is “viewed as among the most prestigious appointments in the Fulbright Scholar programme" and honors those who "have significant teaching and publication records.”

Paige West, Claire Tow Professor of Anthropology and author of Dispossession and the Environment: Rhetoric and Inequality in Papua New Guinea, was the recipient of the Columbia University Press Distinguished Book Award.

Honors & Other News

See Yourself E(x)ist focuses on human ingenuity, which flourishes despite the disturbing awareness that Nature does not recognize human existence.

In the summer and fall of 2017, Barnard's exceptional faculty were awarded multiple prestigious research grants and fellowships.

Professor of English William Chapman Sharpe is one of three senior scholars honored with a Fulbright Visiting Professor Award—and the first from Barnard—which, according to the US-UK Fulbright Commission, is “viewed as among the most prestigious appointments in the Fulbright Scholar programme" and honors those who "have significant teaching and publication records.”

The Geschwister-Scholl-Preis recognizes one book each year that "shows intellectual independence."

Recent Publications

Notable Performances

Nine European cities in seven weeks. Professor of Professional Practice Gail Archer played the organ in concerts across Europe and Asia this summer—from Germany to Russia.

Prof. Colleen Thomas-Young premieres new dance piece Welcome Home on her childhood home, Governors Island.