Barnard College is a private women’s liberal arts college in the heart of New York City with approximately 2,600 undergraduate students. It is an affiliate of Columbia University and one of the original Seven Sister schools to the Ivy League. A fun fact about Barnard College is that it’s ranked as the best women’s college in the country!
Famous "Barnard Bear" alumni include Lauren Graham - actress, Joan Rivers - comedian, Greta Gerwig - actress, Grace Lee Boggs - feminist, Martha Stewart - businesswoman and TV personality, Alex Guarnaschelli - Food Network chef, and Anna Quindlen - author.
Sofia is a Junior from New York City. One quirky fact about Sofia..."I speak Chinese!"
Fun fact about Barnard College: There are 6 sororities here.
Favorite Ice Cream Parlour and Flavor: Emack and Bolio's, Cookie Monster Flavor.
Bakery and Favorite Sweet: The Hungarian Pastry Shop.
Where to Grab a Coffee or Tea: Joe's Coffee.
Vegetarian Hot Spot: Candle Cafe West.
Pizzeria: Koronets, plain cheese.
Diner and Favorite Dish: Toms Diner (after hours). Pancakes and shakes are great!
Hottest Mexican Spot and Recommended Plate: Amigos, cheese quesadilla.
Breakfast Spot with a friend or date: Community Food & Juice.
Where you would love your parents to take you for Parents weekend: Pisticci's.
Things to do:
Where to go for Yoga, Exercise Classes, or the Gym: Equinox.
Night Spot for Music: Mels.
Best Dive Bar: 1020.
Neighborhood Bookstore: Book Culture.
Where is your favorite spot on campus to hang: Low Steps
Where do you want to go on spring break: Somewhere warm or tropical.
Where to Stay: Empire Hotel.