Barnard College News

How interdisciplinary academic studies at a liberal arts college bolsters Barnard’s “STEAM” majors.

The inaugural round of grants awarded by the Council on Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion supported the “Emerging Filmmaker Mentorship Program” and three undergrads who will now screen their films at the Athena Film Festival. (It’s not too late to apply for the next round!)

The 2018 midterm elections saw college student voters double in number. Barnard students weigh in on why they vote, how they research issues and candidates, and what they’d say to encourage those who aren’t voting.

Across the city and globe this week, people are taking action to bring awareness to climate change, with many students participating in walkouts. Barnard shares their commitment to enacting change, as reflected in the College’s various initiatives over the years to address sustainability.

Emmy-winning documentary producer and keynote speaker Sheila Nevins ’60 joined the College community to kick off the 130th academic year with a huge welcome-back party.

About 175 students visited the Milstein Center during NSOP this year.