This story is part of a special issue examining the Barnard-Columbia relationship, 30 years after Columbia College decided to go coed and Barnard decided not to merge with Columbia. Check out the rest of the issue here.
The merits of coeducation
To merge or not to merge
Coeducation gains ground
The coed choice
Jessica Stallone contributed reporting.
Check out the rest of the coeducation special issue here.