• President Waldron Receives Prestigious Ellis Island Medal

    May 16, 2009 | Baruch College

    Baruch College President Kathleen Waldron has been awarded a 2009 Ellis Island Medal of Honor by the National Ethnic Coalition (NECO). The medal celebrates “the richness and pluralism of American life,” pays homage to the immigrant experience, and recognizes outstanding individual achievement. It will be presented to President Waldron on May 9, as part of […]

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  • New Exhibit Opens in the Baruch Performing Arts Center

    May 12, 2009 | Baruch College

    On Tuesday, May 12, 6:30pm – 8pm, Fine and Performing Arts professor Leonard Sussman and the students of Art 4900 will inaugurate a new exhibition of 50 photographs in the Baruch Performing Arts Center, located at Level B2 of the Newman Vertical Campus. It replaces the older exhibit that has been up in the BPAC […]

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  • Alumni Honored, Campaign Launched at 2009 Bernard Baruch Dinner

    May 5, 2009 | Baruch College

    The 20th Annual Bernard Baruch Dinner was held on Tuesday, April 28th at Cipriani’s restaurant on 42nd Street in New York. By all measures, the evening was a great success. The gala dinner honored Larry Zicklin (’57, LHD [Hon.] ’99) and David Krell (MBA ’71) as Baruch College Alumni of the Year. Both spoke eloquently […]

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  • Six outstanding City University of New York professors are winners of 2009 Guggenheim Fellowships.

    April 16, 2009 | Baruch College

    Six outstanding City University of New York professors are winners of 2009 Guggenheim Fellowships. CUNY tied with Princeton University and Johns Hopkins University for first place in the nation, as the only other universities to have so many winners. CUNY faculty chosen are playwright Thomas Bradshaw, assistant professor of English at Medgar Evers College; Benjamin […]

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  • Translator Esther Allen is First Baruch College Professor to Win Cullman Center Fellowship

    April 14, 2009 | Baruch College

    Esther Allen, an assistant professor in the Department of Modern Languages & Comparative Literature at Baruch College, has been awarded a 2009-2010 Fellow at the Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center for Scholars and Writers at the New York Public Library (NYPL). She is the first Baruch faculty member, and among more than a dozen […]

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  • Survey: No Clear Consensus in Stabilization but CFOs Anticipate Economic Recovery within Next Two Years

    March 25, 2009 | Baruch College

    Chief financial officers’ confidence in the U.S. economy saw signs of improvement for the first time in over two years, but revealed declined optimism toward their own companies, according to the most recent survey of CFOs conducted by Financial Executives International (FEI) and Baruch College’s Zicklin School of Business. While CFOs are taking a cautious […]

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  • ‘Everyone Will Be Famous For 15 Minutes: Andy Warhol’s Photographs’

    March 19, 2009 | Baruch College

    At the Mishkin Gallery, March 27 – May 22, 2009 From 1970 to 1985, Andy Warhol took thousands of Polaroid photographs mostly with his Polaroid Big Shot plastic camera. He photographed people both famous and unknown, viewing all these images as his “sketches” or source material for future paintings and prints. More than 100 of […]

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  • Dollars & Sense-the only student publication in the CUNY and SUNY systems-wins prestigious award

    March 18, 2009 | Baruch College

    The 2008 issue of Dollars & Sense has been awarded a Gold Crown, the top prize for college magazines, from the Columbia Scholastic Press Association. This is D&S’s sixth Gold Crown since Prof. Roslyn Bernstein founded the magazine in 1978. The magazine received a Silver Crown for the 2007 issue. D&S is the only student […]

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  • National Grid Foundation Grant Supports Mathematics Education at Baruch College

    March 11, 2009 | Baruch College

    As part of its commitment to support advancements in education, National Grid Foundation awarded Baruch College a $15,000 grant to fund a pilot program aimed at improving students’ understanding of mathematics. The program consists of a series of video tutorials, which were developed by Baruch mathematics faculty to address specific areas in the students’ overall […]

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  • Baruch College and Flatiron BID Team Up On Small Business Assistance Project

    March 11, 2009 | Baruch College

    Shared concerns about the unstable economy drew more than 125 Flatiron community residents and businesspeople to Baruch College on Wednesday, Feb. 25 to participate in “Rolling With the Punches: Small Business Survival for 2009.” The program, which was attended by small business owners, real estate developers and others from the community, is part of a […]

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