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Mary Lisa Burns '77 named dean of dance at New World School for the Arts in Miami, FL
Prof. Jonathan Rieder, Mary Beth Keane '99 among recipients of 2015 Guggenheim Fellowships
The Hill profiles Rhea Suh '92, president of the Natural Resources Defense Council
Laurie Anderson '69 to Receive Yaddo Artist Medal
Felisa Hochheiser '93 named special counsel to the president and CEO for ethics, risk and compliance for Empire State Development
Kristina Puga, '00 writes article featuring Marcella Rosen, '55
Women Changing the World: A Day of Dialogue – Video
On March 13, President Debora Spar and the Barnard community welcomed Queen Noor of Jordan; Nobel Peace Prize Winner Leymah Gbowee; CARE USA CEO Helene Gayle ’76; President of the Goldman Sachs Foundation and Founder of 10,000 Women Dina Powell; New York City Commissioner for International Affairs Penny Abeywardena; and more than a dozen other women leaders from around the world for Barnard's 7th Annual Global Symposium, Women Changing the World.
Barnard Birthdays of Note
On March 30th, Barnard’s oldest living alumna, Alice Corneille Cardozo, celebrated her 103rd birthday. Still a strong beautiful Barnard woman, she is "doing well and as proud as ever of her Barnard education" reports her daughter.
Live in New York and Love Frozen Yogurt?
Barnard Senior Fund 2015 is having a fundraiser at
Regional Club Corner: Updates from Barnard in Washington
Barnard in Washington (BIW) has a number of exciting events and initiatives coming up this spring in the Washington, DC metro area. Look for the BIW Spring Newsletter in the mail soon!
Dr. Helene Gayle '76 receives Social Humanitarian Award
Helene Gayle '76 to Lead McKinsey's New Nonprofit
Jill Donenfeld '06 Releases New Book
Musician Elana James '92 discusses her latest album with the Jewish Standard
Ebonie Smith '07 interviewed about upcoming music production workshop with Huffington Post
Asali Solomon '95 Publishes Debut Novel, "Disgruntled"
Jacqueline Barton '74 Awarded 2015 Priestly Medal
Rita Semel '41 Profiled as Finalist for San Francisco Chronicle's first-ever "Visionary of the Year" award
LinkedIn How-Tos from Barnard Career Development
LinkedIn How-tos are a focus for the next two Barnard Career Development workshops.
BEnet: The Making of an Extraordinary Art Gallerist
An Evening with Dominique Lévy
Becoming a StoryDoing Company
How to Uncover the Authentic Story of Your Business and Effectively Communicate it Through Action.
Vote! The Alumnae Association ballot is now online.
Bring your voice to Barnard's alumnae leadership by voting in the AABC elections (log in required).
Seeking Civically-Engaged Barnard Alumnae
Barnard’s New York City Civic Engagement Program (NYCCEP) is looking for alumnae who have forged careers within the nonprofit sector, as well those who have found careers that incorporate social good outside of the public sphere – such as within corporate diversity departments, the pro-bono law world, a banking institution’s foundation, scientific labs that do research to benefit communities, and b-corporations.
Barnard Career Development's On-Campus Workshops and Archived Webinars for Alumnae
Join Barnard Career Development for their alumnae on-campus workshops and archived webinars.
Seeking Barnard Alumnae Involved in Social Ventures
The Tamer Center for Social Enterprise at Columbia Business School is seeking alumnae who have worked closely with or have started their own social ventures, whether nonprofit 501(c)(3) (or its equivalent outside the US), for-profit social ventures (including Benefit Corporations or B-Corps), or social venture capital firms with a clearly defined social or environmental mission.
2015 Barnard College Annual Gala
Please join us at the 2015 Barnard Annual Gala on May 7, 2015.
Regional Club Corner: Barnard Club of Connecticut
On Sunday, January 18, 2015, the Barnard Club of Connecticut hosted Answering the Cry for Help, an event open to both Barnard Alumnae and the public, at the Fairfield Public Library.
Shoshana Greenberg '04 pens article about female composers on Broadway including Jeanine Tesori '83
Joan Rivers ’54 remembered in The New Yorker/ New Yorker profile of comedian Joan Rivers '54
Profile of Nassau Country's new acting District Attorney Madeline Singas '88
Tiffany Qua '07 contributes Rappler.com piece re ethnic identity
Prof. Emily S. Lee '94 writing a book about the phenomenology of race and feminism
Profile of Judge E. Susan Garsh '69, who is presiding over Aaron Hernandez murder trial
"Rapture, Blister, Burn," a Pulitzer Prize finalist play by Gina Gionfriddo '91, to premiere in Sacramento
Profile of D. Alexandra Dyer '83, new executive director of the Queens Historical Society
Pooja Badlani '01 featured in Forbes.com for her digital fashion startup Rank & Style
Profile of Enriched Schools CEO André Feigler '09
Alison Goodkind '13 part of team that developed procedure to correct ear deformities in newborns
Clare Needham '08 Releases "Bad Books" on Ploughshares
Catherine Hendry '95 tapped to become Labor Commissioner of the Virgin Islands
Washington Post profile of Nancy Hatch Dupree '49 and her work in Afghanistan
Twyla Tharp '63 to present new works on tour celebrating 50 years since her choreographic debut
Interview with actress Jill Eikenberry '69 re new play "The M Spot"
Jane Slusser '04 named campaign manager for Jim Kenney, a candidate for Mayor of Philadelphia
Ruth Ellen Fitch '65 appointed to Massachusetts Pension Reserves Investment Management Board
Be a Part of BOSS’s Celebration of Black Womanhood Week!
Barnard Organization of Soul Sisters (BOSS) wants help from Barnard’s alumnae in promoting their Celebration of Black Womanhood Week and encouraging black women on campus. They will be holding an online campaign celebrating the achievements of black Barnard women they look up to.
Profile of Dara Richardson-Heron '85, CEO of YWCA USA
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