Year of Science Stories

President Sian Leah Beilock spoke with bioethicist Amy Scharf and New York Times reporter Katie Hafner about their new podcast and celebrating the accomplishments of women in STEM for a #BarnardYearOfScience special event. 

On campus, an exhibition examines the history of racist housing policies that led to widespread segregation in New York City and across the U.S.

Research chemist Alison Scorese ’16 and entrepreneur Rhitu (Rhi) Risal ’14 discuss their shared love for Barnard and beauty.

At Barnard, this environmental scientist learned the interdisciplinary nature of her field — and, now, as Miami-Dade County’s first chief heat officer, she applies those lessons every day. 

Grey Matters Columbia University (CU), a joint Barnard and Columbia literary journal that premiered in spring 2021, seeks to make neuroscience more accessible to the public. #BarnardYearOfScience