Last month, Barnard named its next president, Debora L. Spar, who holds an endowed chair and was formerly associate dean for faculty research and development at Harvard Business School. Spar attended a coeducational college (Georgetown University) and has never worked at a women’s college.
"Just being in the education program has contributed to my concept of education and public schools and the need for arts-based education. Having those resources allowed me to emphasize the need for them to think outside the box, and to see theatre as something they can do—" MORE »
The opportunity to work for Gap, Inc., one of the world’s largest specialty retailers, happened by chance for Camille Palmer ’04. MORE »
When I learned science, it was through doing sets of experiments, like following recipes out of a cookbook,” recalls Dr. Cindy Norton, Endowed Professor in the Sciences at the St. Catherine University in Minnesota. MORE »