This reputable private liberal arts college in Annandale-on-Hudson was first named St. Stephens College when it was founded in the year 1860. The aesthetically pleasing campus that overlooks the Hudson river and the varied architectural styles make Bard College a sight to behold. This undergraduate college was the first in the nation to offer courses pertaining to Human Rights, providing the students with a major in that field. Bard holds a great reputation for its Bachelor of Arts and Science, with 23 departments and over 40 programs and 12 interdisciplinary concentrations, it is ranked the 38th best liberal arts college in the US. Not just that, Bard College is also gaining grounds by the number of celebrities that are now changing the course of the world, who once walked through the halls of this prestigious college. Bard is also home to a number of student groups like Self-Injury Support and Discussion, Brad Film Committee, Queer Stude3nt Association, which help lay the foundation for an empowered lifestyle. The college is also known for its various sports-related associations like Bard College Ruby Football Club that centres on both men’s and women’s team. Established names like Blythe Danner, Jeff Preiss, Ellen Parker, and Michael Tolkin are few of the long lists of Bard College alumni that who are currently making great big waves in different walks of life. Here are everything and more about the Bard College Alumni that you probably never knew about- read on to find out!
Olivia WildeOlivia Wilde
(Actress, Model)

10 March 1984

American

Chevy ChaseChevy Chase
(Comedian, Actor)

08 October 1943

American

Tom FordTom Ford
(American fashion designer)

27 August 1961

American

Adrian GrenierAdrian Grenier
(Actor, Producer, Director)

10 July 1976

American

Adam YauchAdam Yauch
(Musician, Singer)

05 August 1964

American

Donald FagenDonald Fagen
(Singer-songwriter, Singer, Pianist)

10 January 1948

American

Walter BeckerWalter Becker
(Guitarist, Songwriter, Jazz musician, Jazz guitarist, Record producer, Composer)

20 February 1950

American

Herb RittsHerb Ritts
(Photographer, Film director)

13 August 1952

American

Carolee SchneemannCarolee Schneemann
(Artist, Choreographer, Painter, University teacher, Graphic artist)

12 October 1939

American

Jonathan RosenbaumJonathan Rosenbaum
(Film critic, Journalist)

27 February 1943

American

Anthony HechtAnthony Hecht
(Poet, Writer)

16 January 1923

American

Albert J. NockAlbert J. Nock
(Author)

13 October 1870

American