Wednesday, October 01, 2014
Personal Histories: Multicultural Memoirs
This class explores contemporary memoirs by writers from diverse social backgrounds. Personal narratives are profoundly shaped by differences in race, class, ethnicity, gender, and geography—as well as the specific historical context in which a life unfolds.
Tuesday, October 07, 2014
Women's Cultures/Women's Lives
Women's Culture/Women's Lives is a reading group that explores contemporary fiction and memoir by women of many cultures—with the inclusion of a classic or two and, to round things out, an occasional male author writing about women.
Wednesday, October 08, 2014
Seeking Your Voice: Poetry Workshop
This workshop with Patricia Brody offers both passion for the observation and writing of poetry, as well as support for each student’s journey, in each new poem.
Monday, March 02, 2015
Medieval and Renaissance Lives- Sara Lipton '84
The Medieval and Renaissance Studies programs at Barnard and Columbia are co-sponsoring a year-long series of informal talks, called Medieval and Renaissance Lives, designed for primarily for undergraduates. As part of this series, alumni of the university will discuss in an informal setting their academic and professional trajectories, as well as their current work. On March 2, 6-8 pm, in the Ella Weed Room, we'll hear from Sara Lipton, an alumna of Barnard, who will talk about her experience teaching at SUNY Stony Brook. She may also sign copies of her forthcoming book.
Wednesday, March 04, 2015
Career Development Webinar: Know and Grow Your Worth
Negotiating the Job Offer and Managing Your Ongoing Professional Development
You've been offered the job--now what? Learn basic principles for effectively negotiating your salary and benefits, and strategies for managing your professional development and advancing your career goals once you’re established in your new position.
Wednesday, March 11, 2015
BEnet: Becoming a StoryDoing Company
Please join Barnard Entrepreneurs' Network for an evening with Rosemarie Ryan, co-founder of the pioneering marketing strategy and innovation consultancy, co:collective, to discuss the elevated brand story; the multidisciplinary marketing approach needed to excel in the networked world; and the importance of creating compelling experiences in developing and sustaining successful brands and companies.
Saturday, March 21, 2015
BCCNY New York Historical Society Tour by Amy Chin '83
Join BCCNY for a special personal tour of the Chinese American Exclusion/Inclusion exhibit led by BCCNY member Amy Chin (BC’83).
Sunday, March 22, 2015
Class of 1987 Mini-Reunion Brunch
Please join us for another fun Class of '87 mini reunion in Manhattan on Sunday, March 22nd.
Saturday, March 28, 2015
LAACU’s 16th Annual El Regreso
The Latino Alumni Association of Columbia University (LAACU) and the Columbia Alumni Association (CAA) invite Barnard Alumnae to attend their 16th Annual El Regreso, a festive evening celebrating the diversity and achievements of Latino alumni with familia.
Sunday, April 12, 2015
Wine & Food In The Golden State
Travel with Barnard Alumnae and friends on a 5-day adventure exploring San Francisco and Napa. See the city’s highlights and architecture while staying in Union Square. Take the Napa Valley Wine Train for a panoramic tour of the region while enjoying a gourmet lunch. Feed your culinary curiosity with a cooking class at the Silverado Cooking School, using locally sourced ingredients. Then further satiate the palate in Napa, which boasts some 400 wineries with a bounty of varietals and pair your preference with a fine locally cultivated cheese. This trip is sure to be revelry for the senses!
Saturday, April 18, 2015
2015 Alumnae of Color Dinner for Admitted Students
The office of Admissions at Barnard College invites alumnae to attend the 2015 Alumnae of Color Dinner for Admitted Students. We hope this evening will inspire our newly admitted class by highlighting the journeys of our alumnae as they developed their unique voices during their time at Barnard.
Saturday, May 30, 2015
Save the Date: 2015 LGBTQ Tea
Join members of our lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, and questioning alumni/ae community for this popular annual event open to alumni and guests from Barnard College, Columbia College, Engineering, and General Studies. Mark your calendars!