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Barnard’s Athena Sheds Light on American Heroines

Barnard’s Athena Sheds Light on American Heroines

By Taylor Stout, Contributing Writer

March 2, 2018


Filed under Arts, Film

Barnard College’s eighth annual Athena Film Festival took place this past weekend to represent and honor women in the film industry.

Barnard Hosts Feminist Zine Fest

Barnard Hosts Feminist Zine Fest

By Shiva Darshan, Contributing Writer

February 29, 2016


Filed under City News, News

Barnard College put on its fifth annual Feminist Zine Fest on Sunday afternoon as part of its 2016 Feminist Weekend. The array of zine makers shared their feminist-focused work across the event’s 65 tables in Barnard’s James Hall. The fest attendees, ranging from Barnard and NYU students to parent...

Peace does not come from empty dialogue

Peace does not come from empty dialogue

April 2, 2014


Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, Opinion

Avital Kaplan and Josh Lavine’s recent WSN op-ed condemned an Israeli Apartheid Week event held by NYU Students for Justice in Palestine. The authors claimed an interest in holding a “panel on peace,” but, as their article demonstrates, their conception of peace comes through silencing those they oppo...