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Archives News

Maya Garfinkel, BC '19 won a Barnard Library Research Award!

Members of the Shange Magic Project received $5,000 for their idea The Love Space Demands: Sharing the Words of Ntozake Shange in the Barnard Library, which will support the installation of excerpts from the work of Ntozake Shange ’70 on walls around the Milstein Center.

Denise Mantey ‘21 and Martha Tenney will be speaking at the. Project STAND Symposium at ASU on February 28. They’re going to talk about the experience of creating an exhibit (together with Maat Bates ‘21) celebrating and reflecting on 50 years of BOSS. 

Library Dean Jen Green's last day is Wednesday, December 18, 2019.

Sarah is a senior and a student worker in the Archives. Find out more about the kind of work Archives Associates get to do on a day to day basis, Sarah’s favorite part about working at the Archives, and a highlight from our digital collections.