Family Weekend 2018

We look forward to welcoming you to campus at Family Weekend 2018!

 

Please register to attend Family Weekend events on Friday, October 19th and Saturday, October 20th.

 

Register now!

 

The fee to attend Family Weekend programs is $30 per family, and when registering, please note additional registration and fees for optional events (e.g. Shabbat Dinner, Family Brunch, and the performance of Peer Gynt).

 

Below is a sample schedule for your knowledge and planning for Family Weekend 2018. Event topics and times are subject to change, but we hope this schedule provides you with an outline for each day.

 

 

Friday, October 19, 2018

 

8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Check-In & Information Center

 

9:00 a.m. - 3:55 p.m.
Classes to Audit

BARNARD CLASSES OPEN TO VISITORS ON
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 19, 2018
Please note that seating may be limited.

BIOLOGY
Introduction to Organismal and Evolutionary Biology (Lecture)
Held Auditorium, 3rd floor Barnard Hall
9:00 am-9:50 am
Instructor: Paul Hertz

Introductory Lab in Organismal and Evolutionary Biology (Recitation)
Held Lecture Hall,  3rd floor Barnard Hall
1:00 pm – 1:50 pm
Instructor: Jessica Goldstein

CHEMISTRY
Organic Chemistry II (Lecture)
10:00 am-10:50 am
202 Altschul Hall
Instructor: Christian Rojas

General Chemistry I (Recitation)
1:00 pm-2:00 pm
805 Altschul Hall
Instructor: Jacob Alexander

FRENCH
Elementary French I (Lecture)
10:00 am – 10:50 am
225 Milbank Hall
Instructor: Hadley Suter

Elementary French I (Lecture)
12:00 pm – 12:50 pm
225 Milbank Hall
Instructor: Hadley Suter

GERMAN
Intermediate German I (Lecture)
1:10pm-2:25pm
Milbank 302
Instructor: Irene Motyl-Mudretzkyj  

SPANISH
Intermediate Spanish I (Lecture)
2:40 pm-3:55 pm
302 Milbank Hall
Instructor: Javier Pérez-Zapatero

THEATRE
Scene Design
11:00 am – 1:50 pm
230 Milbank Hall
Instructor: Sandra Goldmark

 

10 a.m. – 11 a.m.

Open House: Psychology Department
The Center for Toddler Development

 

10 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Open House: Library and Academic Center

The Cheryl and Philip  Milstein Center

 

10:30 a.m. - 11 a.m. & 11 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Open House: Biology Department
Arthur Ross Greenhouse

1 p.m. - 3 p.m.
Open House: Student Services
Drop by the offices of our many Student Services to meet the administrators and staff and to learn about the programs and services they offer our students.
        Beyond Barnard, Second Floor, Elliott Hall
        Disability Services, 008 Milbank Hall
        Student Life, 301 Diana Center
        Well Woman, 119 Reid Hall
        Residential Life & Housing, First Floor, Sulzberger Hall
        ASEP (HEOP & CSTEP), 001 Milbank Hall

 
1 p.m. - 3 p.m.
Financial Aid Appointments

Please stop in after 9 a.m. to sign up for an appointment to speak to a staff member.

 

1:30 p.m. – 2:15 p.m.
Dance Showcase with Barnard and Columbia dancers

 

2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Provost and Dean of Faculty, Linda Bell
"Cool Classes and the Curriculum" - Explore the curriculum and innovative new experiential courses with faculty and the Provost

 

3:30 p.m. - 4:15 p.m. 

Spotlight on Faculty: New Learning Opportunities in the Vagelos Computational Science Center - "Beauty in Science, Chaotic Fractals, and Word Cloud Quizzes" 

 

4:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
President’s State of the College Address

 

5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.
Welcome Reception with Deans & Directors

 

8 p.m.
The Theatre Department Presents:
Peer Gynt by Henrik Ibsen
Directed by Shannon Sindelar

Tickets and information: https://theatre.barnard.edu/peergynt/

 

8:30 p.m.
Kraft Center for Jewish Student Life, 606 W. 115th Street
Shabbat Dinner - Registration Required

https://columbiabarnardhillel.org/about/family-weekend/

 

10:30 p.m.
Post-Performance Reception

 

Saturday, October 20, 2018

 

9 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Check-In & Information Center

 

9:30 a.m.
Kraft Center for Jewish Student Life, 606 W 115th Street
Breakfast – RSVP requested

https://columbiabarnardhillel.org/about/family-weekend/

 

10 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Buffet Brunch

 

11 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Fall Fest

 

11:45 a.m. – 12:45 p.m.

Faculty Talk: “Russia’s Semi-State Security Forces: The Example of the Wagner Group”

 

11:45 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.

Dean's Discussion: "Beyond Barnard: Your Path. Your Purpose” 

 

1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Dean’s Discussion: “The First Year - Words of Wisdom from Successful Sophomores”

 

1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Dean’s Discussion: "Study Abroad An Integral Part of a Liberal Arts Education”

 

 2:15 p.m. - 3:15 p.m.

Deans’ Discussion:  "Beyond the First Year: Milestones, Challenges and Opportunities"

 

3 p.m.
The Theatre Department Presents:
Peer Gynt by Henrik Ibsen
Directed by Shannon Sindelar

Tickets and information: https://theatre.barnard.edu/peergynt/

 

3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Family Gathering

 

8 p.m.
The Theatre Department Presents:
Peer Gynt by Henrik Ibsen
Directed by Shannon Sindelar 

Tickets and information: https://theatre.barnard.edu/peergynt/

 

Family Weekend 2017