When Jet Harper, BC ’19, who identifies as nonbinary, took a Women and Culture class three years ago, there was not a single nonbinary or trans author on the syllabus, nor were these perspectives addressed or included in any class discussions. As a result, they often found themselves pushing back against the biological definition of a woman used by their professor throughout the class....
At the year’s first Awakening Our Democracy panel conversation on Tuesday, speakers broke down the immigration issues facing Trump-era America.
At Wednesday’s first-year forum, SGA’s first-year elections saw the number of candidates decline to an unprecedented low.
Barnard’s Athena Center for Leadership Studies, once praised as an innovative approach to leadership education, is facing criticism from current scholars who say the scope of the Center’s Athena Scholars Program’s curriculum is too narrow....
1968 to Now: Professors teach Columbia’s activist history and complicated relationship with Harlem in the classroom
This story is part of a series on the 1968 protests at Columbia and their present-day implications fifty years later.
At Athena Power Talk, founder of Working Mother Media talks gender-based discrimination in the workplace
Founder and President Emeritus of Working Mother Media Carol Evans reflected on her experiences as a female CEO in a predominately male profession at a talk at Barnard on Wednesday....
President of the American Civil Liberties Union Susan Herman, BC ’68, spoke about gun control, the right to dissent, and free speech at a talk hosted on Tuesday by the Athena Pre-Law Society....
At a panel hosted on Tuesday by the Barnard Center for Research on Women, in cooperation with the Barnard Archives and the Barnard College Class of 1971, Barnard students and alums reflected on the 1968 protests at Columbia in commemoration of the upcoming 50th anniversary....
Leaders of the Multicultural and International Student Club brought up issues relating to the lack of support for international students during the New Student Orientation Program during Monday’s Student Government Association meeting....