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  1. World's Youth Are Ready to March for Bold Action on ClimateRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 10 | Common Dreams

    ... old. She is a recent graduate of Brooklyn School for the Collaborative Studies and a current freshman at Barnard College in New York City. Our Mission: To inform. To inspire. To ignite change for the common good. Common Dreams has been providing ...

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  2. It will blow overRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 9 | Columbia Spectator

    ... is fleeting, and a lack of cool air can be relieved with the simple passage of time. Talia Lakritz is a Barnard College junior studying English. She is a group leader for Jewish Women on Campus. Down to Earth runs alternate Wednesday. Four seniors ...

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  3. Katherine Don appointed Head of Contemporary Ink of Sotheby's Hong KongRead the original story

    Monday Sep 8 | Art Daily

    ... e served as Director for two years. Katherine holds a dual-degree in Art History and East Asian Studies from Barnard College, Columbia University, and received a Masters degree from UCLA Anderson School of Management.

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  4. Uzbekistan: Rattled by Russian Expansionism, Tashkent Looks EastRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 8 | EurasiaNet

    ... each side has given the [Karimov] regime something to fear," Alexander Cooley, a professor at New York's Barnard College who specializes in Central Asian affairs, told EurasiaNet.org. Until recently, Karimov's government may have viewed ...

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  5. Comedian funeral set for Sunday in NYRead the original story

    Saturday Sep 6 | Arab Times

    ... - and didn't try to be like the guys. She loved fashion and looking glamorous onstage. A 1954 graduate of Barnard College, she was open about her desire to be married and the pressure on women to be both pretty and smart. Like her comic peers at the ...

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  6. a Joan Rivers: A life lived at full volumeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 6 | CBS News

    ... that when she died, they'd donate her body to Tupperware. And she was no dummy. She was an honors grad from Barnard College with a degree in literature. At home she had an extensive library. "It's like a nun's calling. This is what I want. This is ...

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  7. Autopsy on Joan Rivers proves inconclusiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 6 | Examiner.com

    ... Meyer C. Molinsky. She later attended Connecticut College from1950-1952, and graduated Phi Beta Kappa from Barnard College in 1954 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in English literature and anthropology. Before entering show business, Rivers worked at ...

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  8. Joan Rivers, driven diva of stand-up comedy and TV talk, dies at 81Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 6 | The Miami Herald

    ... take a path in life more "normal" than show business. She attended Connecticut College for Women and then Barnard College. She took acting classes during that time, but majored in English literature, graduating in 1954. She worked for the Lord & ...

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  9. Women's College Under Fire For Banning Outfits Revealing 'Belly, Butts, Bras'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 5 | Silicon Alley Insider

    Barnard College is a private, women's liberal arts college known for its progressive and feminist ideals. Yet the 125-year-old institution is in the news for a very un-feminist reason.

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  10. Can we talk about Rivers' taboo topics onstage?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 5 | Fort Wayne News-Sentinel

    ... - and didn't try to be like the guys. She loved fashion and looking glamorous onstage. A 1954 graduate of Barnard College, she was open about her desire to be married and the pressure on women to be both pretty and smart. Like her comic peers at the ...

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  11. Get Lectured: Columbia GSAPP, Fall '14Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 5 | Archinect School Blog

    ... 3 12 pm Andrew Blum and Astra Taylor "Copyright, Design, and Digital Culture" Responses by Leah Meisterlin, Barnard College, and Kazys Varnelis, GSAPP at Ware Lounge, Avery Hall Oct. 6 6:30 pm "Environmental Communications: Contact High" exhibition ...

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  12. Joan Rivers lauded as pioneer for female comicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 5 | KEPR CBS 19

    ... - and didn't try to be like the guys. She loved fashion and looking glamorous onstage. A 1954 graduate of Barnard College, she was open about her desire to be married and the pressure on women to be both pretty and smart. Like her comic peers at the ...

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  13. The grande dame of the one-line insultRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 5 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... immigrants. She was educated at Connecticut College, then studied English literature and anthropology at Barnard College. She started performing via the college's dramatic society. She became a buyer for Bond Clothing Stores, at that time the most ...

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  14. Joan Rivers, comedian and proudly pro-Israel, dies at 81Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 5 | The Jewish News Weekly

    ... in Brooklyn, N.Y., the younger daughter of Russian Jewish immigrants, Rivers graduated Phi Beta Kappa from Barnard College in 1954 with a bachelor's degree in English literature and anthropology. She launched her career in the 1950s, becoming one of ...

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  15. Barnard College's "No Belly, No Butts, No Bras" RuleRead the original story

    Friday Sep 5 | Feministing

    Two weeks ago, on their first day of orientation training, Barnard College resident advisors were surprised to learn they had to sign a "Training Expectations" contract for their first week back, promising not to show any part of their bellies, butts, or bras. According to the contract, which RAs report to Feministing was not discussed or negotiated before their signing, students who did not comply with the policy would be asked by their supervisors to "go home and change."

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    Friday Sep 5 | Albany Times Union

    ... - and didn't try to be like the guys. She loved fashion and looking glamorous onstage. A 1954 graduate of Barnard College, she was open about her desire to be married and the pressure on women to be both pretty and smart. Like her comic peers at the ...

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  17. Columbia student protests with performance art until alleged rapist is expelledRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 3 | Examiner.com

    ... what happened there with me everywhere since then." Twenty-three students from Columbia and its affiliate, Barnard College, joined the federal Title IX Complaint "charging systematic mishandling of assault claims and mistreatment of victims" ...

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  18. Comedian Joan Rivers 'Being Kept Comfortable'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 3 | LBC 97.3

    ... is considered a pioneer for women in stand-up comedy. The Brooklyn native, who graduated Phi Beta Kappa from Barnard College, played the comedy club scene in New York in the 1960s. In 1983, she earned one of the biggest jobs in the business when ...

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  19. First of 'Seven Sisters' Schools to Admit Trans WomenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 3 | Advocate

    ... is not reducible to the body." Among the other traditional "Seven Sisters" schools - which also include Barnard College, Bryn Mawr College, Smith College, Wellesley College, Radcliffe College, and Vassar College - several remain vague in their ...

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  20. Columbia student carrying mattress as long as alleged rapist is on campusRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 3 | New York Daily News

    ... flyers on campus in May 2014, according to the Columbia Spectator . Sulkowicz is one of the 23 Columbia and Barnard College students who filed three separate complaints with the U.S. Department of Education in April over the way the school handles ...

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