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Sloate Media Center


We are Barnard's home for original media content creation and research. Our video production studio, audio recording booth, and post-production computer lab are open to all students, faculty and staff. Contact with any questions.


We host regular workshops on Friday afternoons, as well as a feminist film series on Monday evenings! We also have special events, such as a speakers from the film industry and new equipment showcases. Our events are open to the entire Barnard and Columbia communities - we hope you'll join us!

Upcoming Events


Film, produce, edit and design your own content in the Milstein Center. Located on the first floor, our Production Studio is equipped with a green screen, curtain track, light grid and audio booth. Next door, our Post-Production Lab has iMac computers, with a full suite of software for video and audio editing - plus tools for digital, 3D, and graphic design.

Our Studio & Lab


Whether it's a student-run variety show or producing a podcast for a history course, we love to collaborate on projects. Our staff, tools, and space can help your creative media idea come to life! Reach out to Melanie Hibbert at if you want to work with us.

Projects & Collaborations