Barnard 125th anniversary convocation offers opportunity to reflect on relevance of a women's college today
Generations of Barnard alumnae, current students, and faculty gathered at Riverside Church on Monday for a school-wide convocation to kick off Barnard's 125th anniversary celebrations....
In an age when higher education is shifting away from the liberal arts, the three universities with the oldest core curriculum programs, Columbia, Yale, and the University of Chicago, will use a $280,000 grant from the Teagle Foundation to study the role of small-classroom, text-based core curricula within research universities....
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Cecile Richards, president of Planned Parenthood Federation of America and Planned Parenthood Action Fund, will speak at Barnard College Commencement on May 18, Barnard President Debora Spar and Dean Avis Hinkson, BC '84 and TC '87, announced in an email to students Thursday....
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Columbia University Information Technology is working on a new course evaluation platform that aims to make it easier for departments to release results to the student body, School of Engineering and Applied Science Vice Dean Soulaymane Kachani announced at Monday's Engineering Student Council meeting....
The West Harlem Development Corporation awarded $1 million in grants to 27 neighborhood nonprofits on Thursday.