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  • U.S. News & World Report Rates Baruch College Among Top in Nation

    August 28, 2008 | Baruch College

    Baruch College has once again earned a gold badge from U.S. News & World Report magazine in its latest rankings of best colleges nationwide. In the just–released 2009 report, Baruch took honors in several categories. In the north region of the United States, Baruch jumped two notches, to #33, in the list of best master’s […]

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  • Survey Reveals CFOs Taking Action as Economic Optimism Sinks Beyond All-Time Low

    August 20, 2008 | Baruch College

    Companies “Greening” Businesses By Cutting Back on Corporate Travel CFOs Say McCain Best Candidate For Their Companies FLORHAM PARK, N.J. and NEW YORK, August 8, 2008 — CFOs of American companies’ optimism toward the U.S. economy continued to sink to an all-time low in the second quarter, according to a recent survey of CFOs conducted […]

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  • Christina Latouf Joins Baruch College as Chief Communications and Marketing Officer

    August 18, 2008 | Baruch College

    From the Corporate World to Higher Education, Former Student to Tell the Baruch Story New York, NY, Aug. 14, 2008 — Baruch College President Kathleen Waldron today announced the appointment of Christina Latouf as the College’s chief communications and marketing officer. Latouf comes to Baruch from Time Warner Inc., the world’s leading media and entertainment […]

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  • Baruch Student Teams Take Top Prizes in Direct and Digital Marketing Competitions

    August 7, 2008 | Baruch College

    Graduate students from the Zicklin School of Business are continuing their winning streak after once again snagging the top prize in the 2008 Collegiate Echo Award competition. This marks the fifth time that Baruch students have gone home with the gold award. Organized by the Direct Marketing Educational Foundation (DMEF) and sponsored this year by […]

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  • School of Public Affairs Launches New Website

    August 7, 2008 | Baruch College

    Baruch College’s School of Public Affairs has unveiled a redesigned website that provides visitors with enhanced features and a more interactive structure than its predecessor. The new website is the product of an eight-month initiative led by a team from SPA and the Baruch College Technology Center, working with the consulting firm Bemporad, Baranowski Marketing […]

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  • Baruch College In Top 15% U.S. Campuses, According to 2009 Princeton Review

    August 5, 2008 | Baruch College

    Baruch College is one of the nation’s best colleges, according to the just-released 2009 edition of the Princeton Review’s popular annual guide to undergraduate colleges. While this may not be news to the Baruchians, it sparked a major story in the New York Daily News on July 29, 2008. “This external recognition of Baruch College’s […]

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  • Professor Zoe Sheehan Saldana Awarded Dieu Donne Workspace Residency

    July 30, 2008 | Baruch College

    Zoe Sheehan Saldana, assistant professor in the department of Fine and Performing Arts, has been named one of six emerging artists to be awarded a 2008-09 Workspace residency by Dieu Donne, a nonprofit arts organization devoted to the creation, production and preservation of contemporary art in the process of fabricating handmade paper. Sheehan Saldana will […]

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  • Baruch College Establishes New Department of Journalism and The Writing Professions

    July 21, 2008 | Baruch College

    After more than three decades as a specialized program within the Department of English, journalism at Baruch College is attaining departmental status. The Weissman School of Arts and Sciences formally launched its new Department of Journalism and the Writing Professions on July 1, 2008. With a full-time faculty of eleven and a student population somewhere […]

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  • Lawrence Simon Appointed New President of The Baruch College Fund

    July 1, 2008 | Baruch College

    Baruch College has announced Lawrence Simon (’65) as the incoming president of The Baruch College Fund (BCF). Simon, the co-founder, vice-chairman and former president and CEO of Ivy Asset Management, will assume his post as president of Baruch College’s fund-raising arm on July 1, 2008. He succeeds Larry Zickin (’57, LHD Hon. ’99), who held […]

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  • Baruch College Professor Awarded Guggenheim Fellowship to Study Latin American Constitutional Law

    June 30, 2008 | Baruch College

    Professor Alfonso Quiroz is adding yet another prestigious honor to the long list of awards that he has received during his professional career–a John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation fellowship. Quiroz, who has been a professor at Baruch’s Weissman School of Arts and Sciences’ Department of History since 1994, teaches courses about the history, economy and […]

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