Women's History Month

Thu, Apr 3, 2014, 7:59pm

A review of the struggle undertaken in order to integrate women into Columbia University.

Wed, Mar 5, 2014, 11:51pm

Rebeka Cohan and Emma Goss explore the Barnard's multi-layered relationship with Columbia, and the obstacles women have faced in ascending to leadership roles at the University.

Fri, Feb 28, 2014, 6:07am

Women’s History Month, which starts March 7, will focus on what it means to be a woman and the intersections between womanhood and other identities.

Tue, Mar 27, 2012, 8:18pm

We need to create a course that covers the basics of privilege.

Sun, Feb 28, 2010, 8:46pm

Why should we continue to celebrate Women’s History Month? So that women do not disappear again from history.

Sun, Feb 28, 2010, 8:22pm

There is hope and joy in reclaiming these women’s stories. What’s more, there is justice in it.

Sun, Feb 28, 2010, 8:09pm

Thinking back to those U.S. history textbooks we all had in the seventh grade, it’s hard to remember more than a chapter devoted to the lives of women. Judging only from those textbooks, it would appear that, every hundred years or so, a brilliant woman came around and revolutionized medicine, technology, or politics.

Sun, Feb 28, 2010, 7:50pm

If rights are denied to women based on the distinction society has created between men and women, then gender distinctions create and perpetuate gender hierarchies.

Mon, Mar 30, 2009, 7:07pm

In March—Women’s History Month—of 2005, I applied to Columbia. As I filled in the blanks, I felt change descend upon my family and myself.

Wed, Mar 4, 2009, 1:48am

This Women’s History Month begins as Columbia College rings in its 25th anniversary of coeducation and hires its first female dean, Michele Moody-Adams.