President Obama will address the Barnard Class of 2012 on Monday, May 14 at approximately 12:30 PM. 

You can organize your own commencement viewing party by getting together a group of your friends at streaming the speech live at, or feel free to join a party in your region hosted by one of our Barnard Clubs. For more information on currently planned viewing parties, click the links below.

Please note: Live streaming will begin at 12:00 PM. Please be advised that a high volume of web traffic is expected and while efforts have been made to prepare the webcast site, server delays may occur. We thank you in advance for your patience and flexibility.

NYC Viewing Party at the Midtown Executive Club

Regional Viewing Parties
Central New York & the Finger Lakes
North Carolina
San Diego

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If you have scheduled a viewing party that you would like listed on this site, please contact Celeste L. Rivera at