In recognition of International Women’s Day in March, Liz Neumark '77 notes Mentor it Forward and the Athena Center for Leadership Studies among efforts to expand women’s leadership.Liz is the CEO of Great Performances, one of the top five independently-operated catering companies in the US. It is the only company to own a working, organic farm. Follow Liz Neumark on Twitter: www.twitter.com/GPfood
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 16 Handles.