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Media Center News
Josalynn Smith, Rita Nguyen 'BC 23, and Jenna Freedman led a workshop on using Canvas, Google Slides, and InDesign to make zines. Here are the slides, video, and zine templates.
We're recognizing Professor Lozano for her innovative and collaborative 'Radio Immigrante' project! We've also named three runner-ups - Meredith Benjamin, Wendy Schor-Haim, and Cecelia Lie-Spahn - for their work with the Zine library.
Because the need to make sense of urgent questions can’t wait, the College introduced a new course that puts first-years first.
Congratulations, Josalynn! She previously worked as the IMATS Assistant.
IMATS Media Specialist Karl-Mary Akre, BC'16 is leaving Barnard to pursue an MFA at UT Austin.
For our first-ever summer camp, join us at daily workshops around the theme of racial justice!
Eva-Quenby Johnson BC '20 is the Media Center's new Post-Baccalaureate Fellow.
From our sweaty homes, where we wish we were in the MLC complaining that the AC is too cold, welcome to the July 2020 issue of @barnlib.
Barnard College has launched the Post Baccalaureate Fellowship program, a learning and career development opportunity for graduating seniors.
Welcome to the June 2020 issue of @barnlib. BLAIS full-time staff are working from as far north as Vermont and as far south as Georgia. From our homes to yours...enjoy!
Ruby Mastrodimos '18, the Sloate Media Center Post-Baccalaureate fellow, directed and edited a music video for Long Neck's new album "World's Strongest Dog."
Melanie Hibbert, Interim Co-Dean of BLAIS and Director of IMATS and the Media Center, will lead a webinar how our library and academic centers quickly transitioned to offering online services.
UPDATE 9/22/20: This service is no longer available. For Barnard students looking to access the Adobe Creative Suite, please use Apporto. This service is run through BCIT, please contact them with questions.
Barnard and Columbia affiliates can now have remote access to the Adobe Creative Cloud! Use all your favorite programs - such as Photoshop, Illustrator, and Premiere Pro - on your own computer.
The media Center is interested in helping members of the Barnard College community create media-based documentation around the effect of COVID-19 on their lives
We have 3 Emerging Filmmaker Mentorship Program participants for Spring 2020, for the Media Center!
Join the Independent Filmmaker Project on February 25th at 7pm for a masterclass with Lance Oppenheim, a 23 year old filmmaker whose documentary Some Kind of Heaven (prod. by Darren Aronofsky) premiered at Sundance 2020.
The Barnard Library will award $2,500 to two researchers to support their use of its Archives, Media Center, Zine Library, and other collections/resources.
Screenwriter, director and content creator Rachel James named to Young & Hungry List which spotlights up-and-coming creatives!
This week we talked to Josalynn Smith the IMATS Senior Department Assistant. Find out more about her favorite spot on campus, her work at IMATS & the Sloate Media Center and more!
Congratulations to our first spring Emerging Filmmakers Program cohort -- Hannah Ahn, Emma Noelle Buhain, and Iris Sang will be screening their short films at the Athena Film Festival in 2020!
The Feminist Film Series is still accepting submissions for its Spring 2020 Nonfiction Shorts Festival! Short nonfiction films that are either directed by womxn* or about womxn* are welcome to apply by November 24, 2019.
Make your way to the second floor of the Barnard Library in the Milstein Center, through the elevator lobby to the IMATS Atrium next to the IMATS Equipment Checkout desk; have a seat on the plush couch under the portrait of James Baldwin and browse the powerful shelf of books there.
An improved Digital Collections mobile site, a shiny new IMATS Patron Portal, and more!
"The 1 Train is Delayed" is an online variety show that combines sketch comedy, live music, and updates on the demonic forces targeting the MTA.
This month includes welcomes, goodbyes, and congratulations galore for our staff, as well as two installments of the Feminist Film Series and an event to honor Ntozake Shange.
Over Labor Day weekend, Media Center Post-Bacc Ruby Mastrodimos attended the 46th annual Telluride Film Festival in Colorado. Read more about her favorite films and takeaways from the event!
Nominated by Melanie Hibbert and Alisa Rod, Premilla Nadasen is recognized for her "Maids and Madams: Nannies, Maids, and Care Workers in a Global Economy" and "Mississippi Semester" courses.
On our Academic Technologist for Web & UX, Elana Altman's recommendation, we have purchased a site license for Sketch.
Jen Brown, Jenna Freedman, Jen Green, and Melanie Hibbert present at the American Library Association annual conference on Diversity, Equity, and Justice; a union catalog for zines, the Milstein Center, and DIY video creation, respectively.
BC alums retain access to the physical library, staff, and a suite of licensed databases. (updated)
April is packed with workshops, the continuation of the Feminist Film Series, and more.
New this month in the Barnard Library in the Milstein Center at Barnard College, Columbia University
Read all about "The 1 Train is Delayed," the Media Center's comedy web series, in this article from the Columbia Spectator.
The exhibit is an inspiring way to learn about the Milstein's Centers.
The weather is freezing, but the library has events galore to keep you warm.
Watch the first clip from the Media Center's new online comedy show, "The 1 Train is Delayed"
The Media Center's Feminist Film Series continues this Spring, now on Thursday nights.
The Sloate Media Center team launches a brand new program to support Barnard filmmakers, powered by the Diversity and Inclusion Initiative.
We're preparing for the many new faces and new events that spring semester will bring!
If you missed the first iteration, come back to experience it in the Spring!
They highlighted the Design/Media Centers' work with movement and dance.
Appropriately, the show is titled The 1 Train is Delayed.
A student team meets weekly in the CEP to plan and produce episodes of "The 1 Train is Delayed"
For research perfomed in the Barnard Archives, Center for Research on Woman, or Zine Library. Applications due midnight ET 3/3/19.
It took place in Charlottesville, VA from October 8-10.
It's part of Grrl Haus Cinema.
They experienced and learned about emerging technologies and applications.