Debora Spar

Fri, Feb 26, 2016, 4:25pm
Barnard College President Debora Spar responds to student and faculty concerns about the lack of diversity among speakers at Barnard's commencement ceremony.
Fri, Feb 26, 2016, 4:16pm
47 Barnard faculty members have signed a letter in support of student calls for increased diversity at Barnard's commencement ceremony.
Fri, Nov 13, 2015, 1:23am
On a day of nationwide solidarity with black students across college campuses, the message from black students at Columbia rang out: “We here, we been here, we ain’t leaving, we are loved.”
Thu, Oct 22, 2015, 9:00pm
Exactly 0.1 percent of Barnard’s endowment has been invested in coal for the first time this June.
Tue, Oct 13, 2015, 2:02pm
Following three meetings with Barnard Divest, College President Debora Spar said that she would discuss the issue further with trustees this week.
Tue, Oct 13, 2015, 1:17am
Barnard President Debora Spar discussed improvement in STEM, campus accessibility, fossil fuel divestment, and the winter break housing policy at SGA’s Monday meeting.
Mon, Aug 31, 2015, 12:35pm
Barnard has revised its policy against discrimination and harassment and other related gender-based misconduct procedures so that the college will now wholly manage cases in which the accused student attends Barnard.
Thu, Jun 4, 2015, 11:02am
Barnard will admit trans women, starting with the class of 2020.
Wed, Jun 3, 2015, 11:31am
Today, the Barnard board of trustees is expected to vote on what is currently a hot-button issue: admission of transgender students. In February, Barnard president Debora Spar announced th
Wed, Apr 8, 2015, 6:09am
As Barnard moves toward a possibly historic decision on trans admissions, what is at stake for the college?