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  • Two New Scholarships for the Weissman School

    February 9, 2009 | Baruch College

    Dean Jeffrey Peck of the Weissman School of Arts and Science has announced that the School has recently been given two new scholarships, both for juniors studying English and demonstrating financial need. The Sarah Guttesman Lubin Memorial Scholarship will be awarded each spring to an undergraduate studying 19th century British and/or American literature. Melvin Lubin […]

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  • The Long Night and the New Day: Lithographs by Benton Spruance at the Mishkin Gallery, Feb. 6 – Mar. 4

    February 9, 2009 | Baruch College

    Printmaker, teacher, arts activist, Benton Murdoch Spruance has been all but forgotten in recent decades as the ascendancy of abstract art and post-modernism has eclipsed many once prominent social realists. Spruance, despite his excursions into metaphorical and Biblical themes, was primarily a social realist, at least until the last decade of his life when his […]

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  • CCI Director Michael Goodman Rings New York Stock Exchange Bell

    February 6, 2009 | Baruch College

    As part of the Corporate Communications Leaders Forum held at Baruch Jan. 13-17, Michael B. Goodman, director of Corporate Communications International and of the Baruch master’s program in Corporate Communications, was invited to come to the New York Stock Exchange to ring the opening bell. Goodman, associate director Christine M. Genest, and a number of […]

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  • Baruch College Receives American Humanics Excellence in Student Recruitment Award

    February 2, 2009 | Baruch College

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  • Harnisch Foundation’s $1 Million Gift Ensures Future of Journalism Education at Baruch

    January 27, 2009 | Baruch College

    In an effort to help build a future for journalism in the face of massive cutbacks in newsrooms nationwide, the Harnisch Foundation has donated $1 million to the new Department of Journalism and the Writing Professions at Baruch College. The grant will be evenly divided between two new projects: A state of the art multimedia […]

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  • A. Mark Gibbel Named Baruch College’s V.P. for College Advancement

    January 26, 2009 | Baruch College

    Baruch College President Kathleen Waldron today announced the appointment of A. Mark Gibbel as Vice-President for College Advancement at Baruch College, CUNY. Gibbel, a veteran development officer with an extensive background in all aspects of fundraising, assumes his position immediately. Selected following a nationwide search, Mark Gibbel comes to Baruch at a critical juncture in […]

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  • Baruch Alumnus and Trustee Charles Dreifus Named Domestic-Stock Fund Manager of the Year

    January 26, 2009 | Baruch College

    Many professionals in the financial sector found their reputations tarnished after the instability of the stock market last year, so alumnus Charles Dreifus (’66, MBA ’73) can be especially pleased with the recognition that his integrity and prudence garnered in 2008. The independent investment research firm Morningstar has named Dreifus, portfolio manager and principal of […]

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  • Baruch College Invites Students, Faculty, and Community Members to View The Inauguration, Jan. 20

    January 16, 2009 | Baruch College

    Join Dean Birdsell and the School of Public Affairs community to watch the broadcast of Barack Obama as he takes the oath of office as the 44th President of the United States. Discussion following Inaugural Address will incllude Professors Sarah Ryan, Douglas Muzzio & Baruch College students. January 20th, 2009 Doors Open 11:15 am Baruch […]

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  • CUNY, Daily News Partner to Offer ‘Your Money’ Financial Education Initiative

    January 5, 2009 | Baruch College

    More than 8,700 concerned New Yorkers dialed the “Your Money Helpline” service for advice and referrals on budgeting, saving, real estate purchases, and other financial questions since the service launched on Monday, Dec. 15. The weeklong joint venture between the City University of New York and the New York Daily News had hundreds of volunteer […]

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  • Is It Warm In Here? Baruch Psychologist David Sitt Makes RateMyProfessor.com’s Top Ten Hottest Profs

    December 18, 2008 | Baruch College

    David Sitt, lecturer in the Department of Psychology, says he finds RateMyProfessors.com, the Internet site “very helpful,” as a source of student feedback on his teaching. He must be doing something right. The hugely popular survey site, which claims to have generated its 2008 rankings from a database of more than 7.5 million student ratings […]

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