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.
Wednesday, February 04, 2015
Webinar: Networking Online and In Person
LinkedIn and the Barnard Alumnae Network
Your network is a powerful source of both career information and job leads. Whether you are exploring career options or job searching, learn to use a combination of social media and in-person networking to strengthen your existing professional relationships and build new ones.
Thursday, February 05, 2015
Athena Film Fesitval
Now in its fifth year, the Athena Film Festival -- a celebration of women and leadership -- returns to Barnard’s campus from February 5-8, 2015. Celebrating and honoring extraordinary women in the film industry, the festival highlights films that showcase women’s leadership in real life and the fictional world.
Friday, February 06, 2015
Athena Film Festival Alumnae Reception
Barnard Women in Entertainment will be hosting a special reception for the Athena Film Festival just for alumnae on Friday, February 6 at 8pm. Come mingle, network, and enjoy refreshments with other Barnard alumnae.
Saturday, February 07, 2015
Class of 1981 Mini Reunion
Join us for the Class of 1981's fun annual mini-reunion at Sardi's Restaurant located in the heart of Broadway!
Sunday, February 08, 2015
Class of 1979 Potluck Mini-Reunion
Please join us for a potluck mini-reunion for the class of 1979 on Sunday, February 8th between 10:30 am to 12:00 noon at the Vagelos Alumnae Center. It’s a great opportunity to catch up with classmates and to attend the Athena Film Festival -- a celebration of women and leadership.
Monday, February 09, 2015
Class of 1985 Reunion Kick-Off Cocktails
Victoria Meakin, classmate and member of the Reunion Committee, is hosting pre-reunion cocktails at her home. Join us to catch up with BC '85 friends, get an update on reunion planning thus far, review our class gift goal and get excited for May.
Wednesday, February 11, 2015
Webinar: Planning and Executing Your Successful Job Search
Staying focused and positive while searching for a job or changing careers in today's tough market can be daunting. Learn strategies to move your application ahead and make your job search more manageable and successful.
Wednesday, February 25, 2015
Barnard College Los Angeles Gala
Please join us at the Fairmont Miramar as we host our inaugural Los Angeles Gala on Wednesday, February 25, 2015. All proceeds from this event will directly support financial aid at Barnard, and help the College continue to educate exceptional women regardless of their financial means.
Webinar: Interviewing- Best Practices to Land the Job
From preparing to interviewing to following up, this session will teach you how to navigate the interview process successfully and land the job you want. Strategize your answers to commonly asked interview questions, and learn how to handle the unexpected ones.
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.
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, 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!