Doane Stuart Celebrates Dr. Sylvia Barnard’s 80th Birthday!

Dr. Sylvia Barnard, Doane Stuart’s Latin teacher since 2011, celebrated her 80th birthday with her Latin students and the Administration on Monday, December 11.  Dr. Barnard taught Latin, Greek & classical civilization at the University at Albany from 1967 – 2011.  This year, more than 20 students are being taught by this remarkable educator.  Dr. Barnard has a book of poems, Trees, published in 2012 by Troy Book Makers.  

Dr. Sylvia Barnard 80th birthday

Dr. Barnard received her Ph.D. in Classics from Yale University in 1966. She earned a bachelor’s degree in  1959 from McGill University, and a master’s in 1962 University of Cambridge.  

Dr. Sylvia Barnard 80th birthday

Happy Birthday, Dr. Barnard!