Choosing the “Right” Partner

I’ve been a part of some discussion lately about finding “Mr. Right” and want to share. As a warning: I use pretty heterosexist language in this post. I’m sorry. The discussion’s I’ve had have primarily been with self-identified heterosexual women and I’m not going to speculate and generalize about the varieties of discussions that surround…

“Point,” Counter-Point

Thought the feminist backlash was over? Think again. City Journal recently published an article entitled What Campus Rape Crisis? (found here: http://www.latimes.com/news/opinion/la-op-mac_donald24feb24,0,1096037,full.story) and an op-ed rebuttal from a student who works with Students Active for Ending Rape (found here: http://www.latimes.com/news/opinion/la-oew-macdonald27feb27,0,6130673.story). The former article sounds remarkably like Katie Roiphe’s 1994 The Morning After: Sex, Fear, and…

Blog to check out

Slate.com has a blog written by their most popular female authors on gender and its dynamics in the presidential election (e.g., talk, tights, and tears). Seems particularly relevant on this night of the debate. The blog is called the XX factor and can be found here: http://slate.com/blogs/blogs/xxfactor/.

Yoga at Well-Woman Every Sunday Night!

Join Well-Woman Sundays this semester from 7:15-8:00pm in the Well-Woman office (119 Reid) to de-stress with 45 minute sessions of restorative and invigorating yoga, where you will explore and develop the strength and beauty of your mind, body, and spirit. All Barnard students are welcome and no experience is necessary. Feel free to come once,…

Meet the Well-Woman Peer Eds!

Back Row: Marilla, Naomi, Jenn, Julia Middle Row: Shirley, Christina, Anne, Rosara, Sophie, Naila Front Row: Chelsea, Tamara, Sara Not Pictured: Kimberlynn, Meg, Jade, Emma We asked the peer eds a few questions to let you get to know them a bit better. Check out their answers after the jump and let us know: what…

A Matter of Stress

A Matter of Stress: A Discussion with Dr. Nieca Goldberg BC ’79 and author of Women are Not Small Men on the effects of stress on women’s health. 6pm in Sulz North Tower Refreshments will be served!