Thank you, Dean Denburg
Thank "Dean Denburg" for her decades of service to Barnard. Post your comments in a memory book.
Register now for Reunion 2013
Reunion 2013 is around the corner! Come back to campus for a weekend filled with activities for you, your former classmates, and families, from cocktail receptions to faculty discussions, live storytelling performances, and dancing under the stars.
Alumnae and Faculty Remembered at Reunion
Reunion is a time to celebrate the contributions and accomplishments of all members of the Barnard community— dedicated faculty, professionals, community-minded volunteers, devoted wives and mothers.
92nd Annual Varsity C Celebration
Columbia Athletics honored Ari Brose '84 with the Athletics Alumni Award at the 92nd Annual Varsity C Celebration. Brose is a member of the Columbia Athletics Women's Leadership Council and was named one of the 25 most influential alumnae in the history of the Columbia-Barnard Athletic Consortium.
Regional Club Corner
Alumnae Affairs is excited to highlight club activities from around the world every month. If you have highlights to share please send them to Celeste L. Rivera, Manager of Regional Alumnae Programs at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Alumnae Affairs Volunteer Leader Newsletter
Interested in being more involved with Barnard? There are many ways to connect to Barnard, and the Alumnae Affairs Volunteer Leader Newsletter is a great place to start.
Barnard/Columbia Alumni Softball Team
Join the NYC Barnard/Columbia Alumni Softball Team on the field and on Facebook.
Global Symposium and Alumnae Trip Recap
On March 18, 2013, Barnard College and President Debora Spar hosted the fifth annual Barnard College Global Symposium, Women Changing Brazil.
Celebrating Women's History Month with Five Senses Tastings
On Tuesday, March 19th, Barnard welcomed Five Senses Tastings, a special events company that specializes in "music tasting"--artfully pairing music with wine, cheese and chocolate--onto campus for a unique Women’s History Month event.
Barnard Career Development’s Offerings for Alumnae
Join Barnard Career Development at upcoming on-campus workshops and on-line webinars for alumnae.
Alumna in Action, March 2013: Erica Bell '06
Erica Bell ’06 envisioned a career in fashion before she even got to Barnard. New York became the setting where she created a network and developed a resume that started her on her way. Bell is now the co-founder of the new and massively popular online personal shopping service, Hukkster.com.
92nd St. Y Collaboration
Effective immediately, Barnard alumnae are eligible for a special 20% discount for most events and programs at the 92nd Street Y.
Recap: Athena Film Festival
Despite Nemo, the mega-blizzard that hit New York on Friday, making travel nearly impossible from Long Island, Connecticut, and parts of New Jersey, the third annual Athena Film Festival went on as scheduled before record audiences. A joint project of Barnard’s Athena Center for Leadership Studies and Women and Hollywood, the festival showed features, documentaries and shorts that highlight women’s leadership in real life and the fictional world.
Take a Barnard Student to Work Day
Impact the career of a Barnard woman - take a Barnard student to work! Career Development has planned a series of events to help the Class of 2013 with the job exploration and search process. One such event is Take a Barnard Student to Work Day.
Video: "The More Things Change: A Panel on Publishing Today"
On Monday, January 28th, we welcomed almost 40 alumnae back to campus for a discussion on the changing world of publishing. Watch the video of the lively and informative discussion.
Alumnae in Action, February 2013: Elizabeth Housman '03 and Sarah Housman '03
All medical doctors must go undergo the grueling training period of hospital residency, a period hallmarked by long hours and little sleep. Sarah and Elizabeth Housman, both Class of ’03, are in the midst of their residencies, but they are lucky enough to have each other as a support system. They are twins and residents in internal medicine at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC) in Boston. Both their spouses are residents at Beth Israel as well, forming a unique family network.
Hurricane Sandy Relief Efforts
Learn about some of Barnard's Hurricane Sandy Relief Efforts!
Vice President for College Relations, Dorothy Denburg, brings Barnard around the world
This fall Vice President for College Relations, Dorothy Denburg, has visited with Barnard alumnae here in the US and abroad bringing the latest news from campus and an array of academic presentations from professors in an effort to continually connect our alumnae outside of the tri-state area with the campus.
Leadership Assembly 2012
On October 25th and 26th, nearly 150 Alumnae Volunteer Leaders gathered on campus for Leadership Assembly 2012
Judge Nancy Gertner ’67 meets with alumnae in Boston to discuss her life and career
On Thursday, October 11, 2012, Judge Nancy Gertner ’67, author of In Defense of Women: Memoirs of an Unrepentant Advocate, discussed her career and read from her book at WilmerHale in Boston.
The Barnard Connection
Do you work in a science or health-related field? Learn about how you can provide opportunities for Barnard students through The Barnard Connection.
Alumnae Trip to the Barnes Foundation
Alumnae Affairs arranged for a private guided tour of the new installation at the Barnes Foundation.
Speaker Volunteer Form
Do you want to share your expertise with students?
Calling All Docents
Invite Barnard Alumnae to your tours.
Video: Highlights from Reunion
The Reunion 2012 highlight video is now available online.
Career Development Offers 2012-2013 Webinar Series for Alumnae
Barnard Career Development offers a Webinar Series on career and job search topics and other resources for Alumnae.
Scholarships Available for Women's Leadership Program
Women's leadership expert Tara Mohr brings you this wonderful opportunity for a scholarship for "Playing Big," a six-month program for women who want to play bigger in their work and in their lives.
Seven Sisters A Cappella Group
The MetropoliTones, the Seven Sisters a cappella group, are looking for new talent!
Remembering Professor Sally Chapman
Celebrate the life of Barnard professor Sally Chapman with the Chemistry Department on September 30.
Welcome Freshmen: Young Alumnae Take A Trip Down Memory Lane
Guest blogger Deena Shanker '05 shares her freshman memories and those of other young alumnae.
Project Continuum Hosted a Sold-Out Guided Tour of Monet's Garden Exhibit
Project Continuum hosted a sold-out tour of the New York Botanical Garden exhibit Monet’s Garden in July.
Barnard Alumnae Entrepreneurs Networking Group Questionnaire
Fill out this quick survey to help the new alumnae entrepreneurs networking group develop programming.
Barnard Summer Beach Read: Wrecked by Anna Davies ’05
Guest blogger Deena Shanker '05 reviews the new young adult novel, Wrecked, by her classmate Anna Davies '05.
The Modern Novel: An Online Course for Alumnae with Professor Mary Gordon '71
This fall Alumnae Affairs will be offering a five month online course on The Modern Novel with Professor Mary Gordon.
Young Alumnae Cocktail Party with President Spar
On Thursday, June 28th the Young Alumnae Committee hosted the second annual Young Alumnae Cocktail Party on the Green Roof with President Spar.
Recap: Take a Barnard Student to Work Spring 2012
On Friday, February 24th, twenty-two alumnae hosted twenty-six Barnard seniors at their workplaces throughout NYC.
Pictures in the Collection of P.A.B. Widener at Lynnewood Hall, Elkins Park, Pennsylvania
Thanks to a recent gift from Dr. Ruth Steinberg ’72, Barnard Library joins the ranks of the British Library, the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Frick, and the Morgan Library and Museum as one of a number of leading institutions holding a copy of the three-volume set, Pictures in the Collection of P.A.B. Widener at Lynnewood Hall, Elkins Park, Pennsylvania.
2012 Greek Games
The Greek Games return again this spring!
AABC Award Nominations
Each year Barnard honors extraordinary alumnae at Reunion. Submit your nomination today!
Help Plan Reunion!
Have ideas about what you want to see at Reunion? Join your class Reunion planning committee!
Barnard Cognitive Development Center Seeks Volunteers
Barnard Cognitive Development Center is looking for local alumnae with 5-month-olds through 8-year-olds to participate in fun, one-time cognitive development studies!
Barnard Music Survey
As part of the College’s continuing effort to expand and enrich the arts programs, the Music Program would like to have your insight and reflections on your experience in Barnard’s music program in order to improve our service to current students.
Reunion 2011 was a huge success! Over the course of the weekend, over 1,300 alumnae and guests joined us to celebrate Barnard.
Constance Hess Williams ’66 Endows Directorship of Athena Center
Constance Hess Williams ’66, Barnard trustee from 1990 to 2000 and a former Pennsylvania State Senator, will endow the directorship of the Athena Center for Leadership Studies. With this gift, Kathryn Kolbert, a renowned civil-rights attorney who has led the Athena Center since its launch in 2009, will become the Constance Hess Williams Director.
Barnard Symposium in Jerusalem
Barnard recently partnered with Bishvilaych to host a symposium on gender medicine and women's health.
Barnard at Heroes
Close to 300 alumnae, faculty, students and friends of Barnard College gathered at the November 9 “Heroes: Mortals and Myths in Ancient Greece” event at the Onassis Cultural Center.
Impact the Career of a Barnard Senior
Invite a Barnard senior to visit your workplace and get a first-hand look at your company’s culture, along with the day-to-day aspects of your particular industry or position.
Alumnae Webinar and Workshop Series
Barnard Career Development has launched a new program! Webinars will be accessible to all alumnae all over the world. Workshops will be held on campus. For details on topics, dates and locations, please see Events Calendar.
Recap: Leadership Assembly 2010
Leadership Assembly 2010, a program for alumnae volunteer leaders was held at Barnard in October. Experience the learning and excitement by viewing the highlight video and related materials.
Do you like to sing?
Did you sing while on campus or support student singing? Are you interested in joining a Barnard-Columbia alumni/ae singing group?
You and Your Aging Brain Recording
Watch the recording from You and Your Aging Brain
Video: "We do not leave"
Barnard alumnae graduate, but we do not leave. Mary Ann LoFrumento '77 edited this video featuring highlights of the first half of 2010 at Barnard. Thanks to Erin Moore '06 and the staff of Goodeye Video for the original footage.
Get your next job through Barnard
Did you know that Barnard sends out an email every week with job postings? To subscribe update your email settings.
Twilight Lecture with Judith Shapiro
Listen to Judith Shapiro talk about life after the Barnard presidency, the transition from fourteen years of leading Barnard to all that has followed - leading non-profits, teaching, singing lessons, dog training and more. She shares her insights on the role of former presidents with respect to the institutions they served. The lecture is in three parts.
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