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Barnard College Will Admit Transgender Women In 2016

In a groundbreaking decision, Barnard College, the all-female Columbia University affiliate, has voted to admit transgender women for the class of 2016.

Barnard joins Wellesley and Smith College in the shift to accepting transgender women as students.

This decision came during a week when transgender rights have had a particularly close

By: Katrin Higher / June 7, 2015

Campus Confidential: My Bank Account Is On A Diet

There’s one thing that really, really sucks about college. Yes, there’s no way around it: college costs an insanely large amount of money for which I personally think it’s borderline inhumane to even charge. It’s my silly little opinion that education should be a basic human right and therefore should be free. Unfortunately, almost every…

By: / September 19, 2011

Campus Confidential: My Freshman Year, I Vow To Major In “Unafraid”

I wouldn’t say that I was a nerd in high school. Although I have adopted the art of procrastination as ardently and with as much love as if it were a tiny puppy alone on the side of the road in a rainstorm, I did in fact manage to get some studying in. But despite…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / August 22, 2011