Avis Hinkson

Fri, Jan 6, 2017, 7:36pm
Associate Director for Community Standards and Deputy Title IX Coordinator Katie Wright will serve as the interim Title IX coordinator following the
Tue, Mar 1, 2016, 2:25am
Updated March 2, 3:34 a.m. Dean of Barnard College Avis Hinkson, BC ’84, discussed first-year meal plans, housing costs, and Barnard athletics at Barnard’s Student Government Association’s Monday meeting.
Mon, Nov 16, 2015, 10:04pm
Barnard Student Government Association released a formal statement condemning Barnard’s winter break housing policy Monday evening.
Wed, Mar 4, 2015, 4:22am
Columbia students who take leaves of absence often appreciate their time away from school. But coming back? That's a different story.
Thu, Oct 23, 2014, 3:30am
As Barnard turns 125, administrators and educators discuss why women’s colleges are still necessary in the 21st century.
Thu, Apr 10, 2014, 12:51am
For the first time ever, Barnard’s commencement ceremony will be transcribed and translated into 57 languages online, but the students who led the initiative said they ran into administrative opposition in achieving their full plan.
Tue, Apr 8, 2014, 12:13am
Nearly one year after announcing plans to demolish Lehman Hall, Barnard has contracted an architecture firm to build a teaching and learning facility in Lehman’s place.
Tue, Mar 11, 2014, 11:29am
UPDATED: Barnard's decision to remove a Students for Justice in Palestine banner has sparked debate about banner display policies and student groups' right to free expression.
Thu, Mar 6, 2014, 2:23am
Barnard Dean Avis Hinkson, BC ’84 and TC ’87, announced in an email sent to the Barnard student body early Wednesday morning that Plimpton Hall, on Amsterdam Avenue between 121st and 122nd streets, will be the only Barnard dorm open for the first part of winter break, from Dec. 19 to Jan. 4. The...
Tue, Nov 12, 2013, 3:52am
Students often complain about the perceived lack of community on Columbia’s campus through conversations, petitions, and forums on the issue, and are still grappling to find solutions to the issue.