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List of Barnard College people

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The following is a list of notable individuals associated with Barnard College through attendance as a student, service as a member of the faculty or staff, or award of the Barnard Medal of Distinction.

Contents

Notable alumnaeEdit

Academics and scientistsEdit

Actresses and performersEdit

Michele Collins ex host “The View “ . Host the “Michele Collins Show”

ArchitectsEdit

ArtistsEdit

AthletesEdit

BusinesswomenEdit

JournalistsEdit

Musicians, singers, and composersEdit

Playwrights, screenwriters, and directorsEdit

Political, social and judicial figuresEdit

Religious figuresEdit

SpiesEdit

WritersEdit

Fictional alumnaeEdit

  • In the 1988 Woody Allen film Another Woman, Gena Rowland's character is a philosophy professor at Barnard.
  • In the 1992 Woody Allen film Husbands and Wives, Juliette Lewis' character, Rain, is a Barnard student.
  • In the 2005 Sigrid Nunez novel The Last of Her Kind, heroines Georgette George and Ann Drayton meet in 1968 as freshman roommates at Barnard.
  • In the 2007 Noah Baumbach film Margot at the Wedding, Nicole Kidman's character, a novelist, is a Barnard graduate.
  • In the television series Mad Men, the character Rachel Menken is a Barnard graduate.
  • In the 2015 film Mistress America, the lead character Tracy Fishko is a freshman at Barnard.
  • In season 4 of the television series BoJack Horseman, it is mentioned that the title character's mother, Beatrice, attended Barnard.
  • In the 2017 Greta Gerwig film Ladybird, the character based on Gerwig (a Barnard alum) dreams of going to Barnard and at the end discovers she's been accepted and moves to NYC to attend.
  • In the 2018 Mira T. Lee novel Everything Here is Beautiful, the narrator talks about going to Barnard and reuniting there with one of her childhood friends from Tennessee.

Notable facultyEdit

Recipients of the Medal of DistinctionEdit

The Barnard Medal of Distinction is the College's highest honor.[15]

1977

1978

1979

1980

1981

1982

1983

1984

  • Arthur Altschul
  • Annette Kar Baxter '47 (posthumous)
  • Joseph G. Brennan[16]
  • Anna Hill Johnstone '34

1985

1986

1987

1988

1989

1990

1991

1992

1993

1994

1995

1996

1997

1998

1999

2000

2001

2003

2004

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

  • Barack Obama, President of the United States, delivered the 2012 Commencement address
  • Sally Chapman, Barnard Professor of Chemistry
  • Helene D. Gayle '76, President and CEO of CARE, USA
  • Evan Wolfson, founder and President of Freedom to Marry

2013

2014[27]

2015[28]

ReferencesEdit

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  3. ^ "Monica Green | iSearch". isearch.asu.edu. Retrieved 2018-04-12.
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  6. ^ "Stacey Borgman". Columbia University Athletics. October 2, 2008. Retrieved April 10, 2019.
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  8. ^ Ingham, John N. (1983). Biographical dictionary of American business leaders. Volume 4. Westport, CT: Greenwood Publishing Group. p. 1618. ISBN 0-313-21362-3. OCLC 8388468.
  9. ^ Carmon, Irin. "Nonnie Moore, Legendary Men's Editor, Dead at 87", Women's Wear Daily, February 19, 2009. Retrieved February 25, 2009.
  10. ^ "Jessie Wallace Hughan". www.awomanaweek.com. Retrieved 9 April 2019.
  11. ^ "Barnard Class of 1997 Class Officers". Barnard Class of 1997 Class Officers.
  12. ^ Three Barnard alumnae nominated for Baileys Women’s Prize for Fiction Barnard College
  13. ^ "Dennis G. Dalton - Barnard College". www.barnard.edu. Retrieved 9 April 2019.
  14. ^ Lehmann-Haupt, Christopher (4 December 2007). "Elizabeth Hardwick, Writer, Dies at 91". Retrieved 9 April 2019 – via NYTimes.com.
  15. ^ "Past Speakers and Medalists - Barnard College". barnard.edu. Retrieved 9 April 2019.
  16. ^ "Paid Notice: Deaths BRENNAN, JOSEPH G." 30 October 2004. Retrieved 9 April 2019 – via NYTimes.com.
  17. ^ "About the Man Family: The Richmond Hill Historical Society". www.richmondhillhistory.org. Retrieved 9 April 2019.
  18. ^ Anderson, Susan Heller (15 January 1990). "Chronicle". Retrieved 9 April 2019 – via NYTimes.com.
  19. ^ "Bernice Segal, 59, a Professor of Chemistry". 11 April 1989. Retrieved 9 April 2019 – via NYTimes.com.
  20. ^ "Julie V. Marsteller, 46, Barnard College Dean". 14 February 1990. Retrieved 9 April 2019 – via NYTimes.com.
  21. ^ "December 2004 Columns Magazine: Ingrith Deyrup-Olsen: 1919-2004". www.washington.edu. Retrieved 9 April 2019.
  22. ^ "Barbara Stoler Miller; Professor, 52". 20 April 1993. Retrieved 9 April 2019 – via NYTimes.com.
  23. ^ "Barnard Honors Barbara Novak at Art History Symposium on Oct. 2". www.columbia.edu. Retrieved 9 April 2019.
  24. ^ "CUNY.edu". Retrieved 9 April 2019.
  25. ^ "Clinton addresses Barnard graduates, calling for 'digital diplomacy'". Columbia Daily Spectator. Retrieved 9 April 2019.
  26. ^ "Alum Kay Murray Honored By NYSBA". Columbia Law School. Retrieved 9 April 2019.
  27. ^ "Planned Parenthood President Cecile Richards to address the Class of 2014 - Barnard College". barnard.edu. Retrieved 9 April 2019.
  28. ^ "Congratulations Class of 2015! - Barnard College". barnard.edu. Retrieved 9 April 2019.
  29. ^ Boatman, Mark (4 June 2015). "Simi Linton Awarded Medal of Distinction from Barnard". Retrieved 9 April 2019.

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