Thursday Mar 6
The State of Our Union
For a school whose founding undergraduate college only began admitting women 31 years ago, Columbia can now boast a student body with female leadership in nearly every corner.
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Thursday Mar 6
The Jewish News Weekly
Core18 project selects two fellows from Bay Area
Eva Sasson isn't your average 21-year-old. The entrepreneur from Orinda already has a few years of tech experience under her belt.
Thursday Mar 6
Barnard College Board of Trustees Announces New Members
"On behalf of Board, I am thrilled to announce this year's new and returning Trustees," said Caruso-FitzGerald, Board Chair since 2010.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
The Daily Princetonian
Barnard president discusses contemporary feminism
The pursuit of perfection is one of the biggest issues facing women in America today, Barnard College president Debora Spar argued at a lecture on Wednesday.
Powerful Playwrights: Featured Writer - Ntozake Shange
Poet, performance artist, playwright , and novelist Ntozake Shange was born Paulette Williams on October 18, 1948, in Trenton, New Jersey.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Author looks to answer the why
Teaching, grading essays, caring for small children, and unloading the dishwasher, Zadie Smith dreams of four uninterrupted hours to write.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Dr. Drew Pinsky's Daughter Paulina Speaks Out About Her Eating Disorder
Paulina Pinsky, the daughter of Dr. Drew Pinsky , tells PEOPLE that her recent disclosure about her years-long battle with anorexia and bulimia has caused the public to unfairly lash out against her mother.
Slow Dakota, Sun Looks Down, Phonoscenes play show at Midtown club
On Thursday night three bands familiar to the Columbia campus scene played a show at Slake, a nightclub and concert venue located in Midtown.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Peapack-Gladstone Financial Corp. announces appointment of new director
Peapack-Gladstone Financial Corp. announces the appointment of Susan A. Cole to the board of directors of the company and of Peapack-Gladstone Bank, effective Feb. 20. Cole is the president of Montclair State University, the second largest university in New Jersey, with close to 20,000 students.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Philadelphia Gay News
Out EEOC commissioner awarded at Mazzoni Center
Mazzoni Center will honor the first openly LGBT person to serve on the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission at its fifth annual Justice In Action fundraiser next month.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Anthropology professor discusses advent of loudspeakers in Nigeria
City streets in Nigeria are filled with a cacophony of announcements and messages broadcast via loudspeaker, according to Brian Larkin, associate professor and department chair of anthropology at Barnard College, who spoke Monday about the effect of these loudspeakers on Nigerian society.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
South China Morning Post
Women can't have it all but they can still make good life choices, feminists say
Achieving a perfect balance of career and family is still out of reach in today's society so women must focus on what they really want, feminists tell Kate Whitehead There has been a lot of talk about a new brand of feminism recently, much of which was played out in the US.
Dr. Drew's Daughter Reveals Anorexia and Bulimia
He has achieved fame and fortune helping everyday people and celebrities battle their demons, but now TV host and addiction-specialist Dr. Drew Pinsky is facing issues closer to home.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
Dr. Drew Pinsky's daughter opens up about eating disorder
Paulina Pinsky, the daughter of TV's Dr. Drew Pinsky, has opened up about her seven-year battle with anorexia and bulimia in a series of brutally honest blog posts reports The New York Post.
Mon Feb 17, 2014
The First Cold War
DEBORAH R. COEN is Associate Professor of History at Barnard College, Columbia University, and the author of The Earthquake Observers: Disaster Science From Lisbon to Richter .
Sat Feb 15, 2014
Philadelphia art curator to be honored by Japan
Felice Fischer, longtime curator of Japanese and east Asian art at the Philadelphia Museum of Art, has been awarded the Order of the Rising Sun, Gold and Silver Rays, by the government of Japan.
Thu Feb 13, 2014
Genesee Country Express
A chance to lead: Girls and the leadership gap
Dania Sandfia was working at a nonprofit when she met a perfect mentor: a strategy consultant who worked at Boston Consulting Group, the exact kind of place she hopes to work after college.
The Village Voice
Searching for a New Bechdel Test at Barnard College
"The Bechdel Test is actually just a lever," says Michelle Dean, a pop culture writer currently at Flavorwire.
CUE's success bodes well for COOP, Barnard integration
When Columbia Outdoor Orientation Program first began in 1984, it included Barnard College students as participants and leaders, but by the following year it was exclusive to students in Columbia College and the School of Engineering and Applied Science.
Wed Feb 12, 2014
How I Met...Greta Gerwig: Ten Facts About The 'How I Met Your Dad' Star
Greta Gerwig is the next Ted Mosby, so what better time to brush up on our knowledge of the indie actress.