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  • Baruch College Professor Part of Major ‘Emerging Disease’ Study Published in Nature

    February 29, 2008 | Baruch College

    Baruch College’s Deborah Balk, associate director of the CUNY Institute for Demographic Research, is one of seven co-authors of a ground-breaking study of emerging disease “hot spots” around the world. The study, which appears in the February 21, 2008 issue of the scientific journal Nature, says that new diseases originate primarily from increased contact between […]

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  • Sign Up Now for ‘CUNY A!ert’

    February 25, 2008 | Baruch College

    Students, faculty and staff are urged to sign up for “CUNY A!ert,” the University’s new emergency notification system that provides text or voice notifications of campus emergencies or weather related closings. “CUNY A!ert” is a new emergency notification system that will enable the University’s campuses to advise students, faculty and staff of an emergency (a […]

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  • Women’s Basketball Win CUNYAC Championship; Earn NCAA Berth; Defeat Lehman (71-60) in Exciting Final Rematch

    February 22, 2008 | Baruch College

    Number one-seeded Baruch College played all season determined to clinch the school’s second City University of New York Athletic Conference/Con Edison Women’s Basketball Championship in the last three seasons; tonight was no exception, as the Bearcats beat their arch-rival Lehman College 71-60, in the final of the 2008 tournament at CCNY’s Nat Holman Gymnasium, and […]

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  • ‘CUNY Is Opportunity’: Free Information Session For Minority, Women-Owned Business Enterprises on Feb. 27

    February 21, 2008 | Baruch College

    Women and minority entrepreneurs will get a chance to learn about contracts and procurement programs with the City University of New York at “CUNY Is Opportunity: Doing Business with the Nation’s Largest Urban Public University,” a free event on Wednesday, Feb. 27 from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. The session will be held at Baruch […]

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  • Baruch College’s Graduate Corporate Communications Program Launches New Advisory Board

    February 13, 2008 | Baruch College

    More than 20 communications executives from UBS Financial Services, Grey Global Group, Accenture, Pfizer, and other major corporations attended the inaugural meeting of a new advisory group for Baruch College’s Master of Arts in Corporate Communications on Monday, Feb. 4. The group, which includes Baruch College alumni working in the communications industry along with other […]

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  • Baruch Professor and Undergraduate Honored by Acton Foundation for Entrepreneurial Excellence

    February 13, 2008 | Baruch College

    Reflecting the entrepreneurial spirit that is a defining principle for many at Baruch, Elissa Grossman, an assistant professor of management in the College’s Zicklin School of Business, is a winner of the Acton Foundation’s 2007 Entrepreneurship Master Teacher Award. Sharing in the honor is Baruch senior Catherine Gibbons, one of Grossman’s students selected to join […]

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  • Baruch Professor Gail Levin Named a CUNY Distinguished Professor

    February 13, 2008 | Baruch College

    The Board of Trustees of the City University of New York has conferred the distinction of CUNY Distinguished Professor upon Baruch College Professor Gail Levin of the Weissman School’s Department of Fine and Performing Arts. A faculty member is nominated by their college president for a Distinguished Professorship based on scholarly or research achievements. The […]

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  • Baruch College’s Terry Berkowitz Mounts One-Person Exhibition in Madrid’s Galeria Magda Belloti, Jan. 31-Mar. 9

    January 31, 2008 | Baruch College

    Professor Terry Berkowitz, chairperson of the Department of Fine and Performing Arts, is a visual artist with an international reputation. From Jan. 31 to Mar. 9, her work will be on view in Madrid’s Galeria Magda Belloti in a one-person exhibition that tackles issues of family, war crimes, and culture. The exhibition is titled 1402-1944 […]

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  • Baruch Performing Arts Center Debuts New Contemporary Music Series 55UnderGround on Mar. 7

    January 31, 2008 | Baruch College

    The Baruch Performing Arts Center (BPAC), the College’s state-of-the-art hub for theatrical and musical performances, has announced the launch of a new concert series featuring up-and-coming contemporary musicians this spring. Dubbed 55UnderGround, the series aims to spotlight musicians from the New York City area beginning in March 2008. John Malatesta, managing director of Baruch Performing […]

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  • Baruch Professor Wins Grant Worth $51,000 in Microsoft Research Competition

    January 30, 2008 | Baruch College

    Roumen Vragov, an assistant professor of statistics and computer information systems in Baruch’s Zicklin School of Business is part of a winning team in Microsoft Research and adCenter’s $1 million Beyond Search Request for Proposal competition. Vragov, along with teammates Vernon Smith of George Mason University and David Porter of Chapman University, will receive a […]

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