Thu, Jan 19, 2017, 10:21pm
Room selection is a stressful process (so much so that we have to talk about it several times in January). If you’re a first-year dreading sophomore housing, or an upperclassman missing a group, there may be another solution for you.
Tue, Jan 17, 2017, 9:32pm
Coming from someone who didn’t want to live in sophomore housing (and didn’t have a large enough group for Nuss; tragic, I know), I get how stressful room selection can be.
Wed, Apr 6, 2016, 11:39pm
If you got shafted with a lottery number near 3000, have no fear. With Spectrum’s design expertise, you can pimp out your rat-infested Hartley single without blowing your budget for the year.
Fri, Apr 1, 2016, 11:39pm
Day 1 of housing selection is complete! We hope you enjoyed the new Barnard Shaft liveblog.
Thu, Mar 31, 2016, 11:24pm
Let’s be honest here: In your ranking of what’s hot and what’s not in residential housing, it’s not always about the suite life vs. the hallway life.
Tue, Mar 29, 2016, 9:00am
The housing gods have bestowed our numerical identities, but we all stare at our screens and wonder:
Mon, Mar 28, 2016, 12:21pm
Welcome one and all to Barnard’s 2016 Room Selection, the funnest game around or destructor of friendships, depending on how you look at it. The Shaft’s got you covered once again with analysis, updates, and helpful hints for this housing season.
Mon, Mar 28, 2016, 8:45am
With lottery numbers coming out today at 9:00 p.m. you'll be scouring the Shaft's floor plans, eliminating potentially crappy dorms. But don't write them off so quickly, overlooked dorms often have great advantages. Check it out!
Fri, Mar 25, 2016, 12:46am
If you've used Tinder, then you've undoubtedly run into this problem: people in real life never look quite as good as they do online.
Wed, Mar 23, 2016, 10:34pm
You've seen the floor plans, you've got your lottery number and time slot, but there are so many questions, like... "How much of my life am I going to waste waiting for the elevator?" We've got you. Check out the ratios of elevators to residents in these dorms.
Jan 20, 12:00pm 0