Aligned with the 网赌软件排行榜 任务 and developed in consultation with the campus community are four strategic 院校的重点范畴. These goals serve to guide all aspects of life at the College.
STEM as a Critical Component of the Liberal Arts
Long a leader in promoting equity and increasing the number of women in STEM fields, Barnard is deepening its commitment to classical STEM fields and cross-disciplinary sciences like environmental science, 神经科学, 和生物信息学. 值得注意的是, 35% of the Class of 2021 graduated as STEM majors, 相比之下，全国只有26%, and 33% of the class’s URM graduates (Black, Latinx, 和土著). Barnard’s relationship with Columbia provides accelerated 4+1 pathways in engineering and in public health. Planned renovations to Barnard’s science building, Altschul大厅, will provide Barnard 学生 and their STEM mentors with state-of-the-art facilities for research, 教学, 和学习. 网赌软件排行榜庆祝了 科学年 in 2021-22 to highlight the contributions of faculty, 学生, and alumnae in solving important challenges across the scientific disciplines.
感觉良好, Do Well @ Barnard 健康与福利 initiative began in Fall 2019 to promote physical and mental health, 加强社会联系, and ensure equity of access to services across the campus community. Scheduled to open in early 2024, the 弗朗辛一. LeFrak Foundation Center for Well-Being serves as the hub for Barnard’s broad wellness initiatives, which include financial well-being. Leading the LeFrak Center is Barnard’s inaugural Vice President of 健康与福利 and Chief 健康 Officer, a joint appointment at Barnard and 哥伦比亚大学 Irving Medical Center (CUIMC).
A diversity of ideas and voices enables Barnard to achieve academic excellence. 从成立之初, Barnard has been committed to recruiting a diverse class (in terms of race, 种族, socioeconomic background and from historically underrepresented groups) and provide resources to support student success at Barnard and beyond. Admission is need-blind for U.S. citizens and permanent residents, and Barnard meets 100% of demonstrated financial need. The College created the Council on 多样性 and 包容 in 2017, the position of Vice President of 多样性、股票 and 包容 在2019年推出 访问网赌软件排行榜 in 2020, a new umbrella organization that encompasses 项目的机会, 第一代, 低收入家庭计划, International 学生服务 and Peer Mentoring.
于2018年春季推出， 十大网赌软件推荐 is an integrated office for the career preparation and advancement of women in academia, 行业, 非营利组织, 艺术, 和政府. 十大网赌软件推荐 centralizes resources—from a student’s first day at Barnard, 在入学考试, 作为一名校友. 自成立以来, 学生 and alumnae have used 十大网赌软件推荐’s resources for research opportunities, 实习, 学生工作, 奖学金, 研究生院支持, 就业服务. Within six months of graduation, 90%的2018届毕业生, 2019, and 2020 had obtained full-time jobs or begun advanced degree programs.