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  • Baruch College Launches ‘Weissman Talks’, A Forum for Exploring the Arts and Society

    October 24, 2008 | Baruch College

    “Irena’s Vow,” the Broadway-bound play about one woman’s heroism in Nazi-held Poland, marks the debut of Weissman Talks, a new series of thematically linked dialogues and performances presented by Baruch College’s Weissman School of Arts and Science. Conceptualized by Jeffrey Peck, dean of the Weissman School, Weissman Talks will focus on the arts as reflections […]

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  • Kathleen Hall Jamieson Inaugurates New Claire Mason Women of Distinction Lecture Series at Baruch College

    October 24, 2008 | Baruch College

    Kathleen Hall Jamieson, a leading authority on political discourse in America, will deliver the first annual Claire Mason Women of Distinction Lecture on Thursday, Oct. 30, 2008, at Baruch College. Provocatively titled “She Cackles, He Laughs,” Jamieson’s lecture will contrast how male and female public speakers are portrayed by the media and how these portrayals […]

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  • Volatility: A Baruch Conference on Turmoil and Market Structure, Oct. 23

    October 20, 2008 | Baruch College

    A day-long conference on Volatility, organized by Robert A. Schwartz, Speiser Professor of Finance at Baruch College’s Zicklin School of Business, brings together a distinguished group of leaders and executives in finance, investments, and the markets. Speakers include Robert Engle, 2003 Nobel Laureate; Reto Francioni, CEO Deutsche Borse; Robert Greifeld, CEO, The NASDAQ OMX Group; […]

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  • Baruch Among Top Five in New York Area Higher Ed Fundraising

    September 24, 2008 | Baruch College

    Baruch College earned the number five spot on a list of top dollars raised by public and private universities and colleges in the New York area in 2007, according to Crain’s New York Business.

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  • Baruch’s Entrepreneurship Program Ranked Among Top 25 Nationally

    September 22, 2008 | Baruch College

    From more than 2,300 schools surveyed by Entrepreneur magazine and The Princeton Review, Baruch College has been named one of the 25 best graduate entrepreneurship programs nationwide. The sixth annual ranking names the nation’s top 25 undergraduate and top 25 graduate programs for entrepreneurship. Baruch’s ranking can be seen at www.entrepreneur.com/topcolleges, along with information on […]

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  • New Adviser Tapped for Accounting Students at Baruch

    September 18, 2008 | Baruch College

    You’ve got a mind for math and love crunching numbers. You get excited whenever the IRS issues a new tax code. Are you cut out to be an accountant? Zeljko Sockovic can help you answer that question. As the first-ever Ernst & Young–sponsored student advisor in Baruch’s Stan Ross Department of Accountancy, Sockovic has the […]

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  • Recasting The Figure in Photography: Portraits, Diversity, and Identity At the Baruch College Mishkin Gallery, Sept. 26-Oct. 24

    September 16, 2008 | Baruch College

    New York, NY – Sept. 16, 2008 – The human figure as subject, object, and statement provides rich material for the seventeen photographers whose images are included in this exhibition of works from the Mishkin Gallery’s permanent collection. Recasting the Figure in Photography: Portraits, Diversity and Identity will be on view at the Mishkin Gallery […]

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  • Geolinguistics in the 21st Century Conference– September 26-27, 2008

    September 16, 2008 | Baruch College

    Scholars from universities in Japan, Georgia, Nepal, Switzerland, Italy and the United States will meet at Baruch College on Friday and Saturday, Sept. 26-27, to consider political and cultural factors influencing languages and their dissemination around the globe. Organized by Wayne Finke, editor of the Journal of Geolinguistics and Professor of Modern Languages and Comparative […]

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  • Former Governor Mario Cuomo Partners With Baruch’s Douglas Muzzio to Teach Class on ’08 Presidential Election

    September 2, 2008 | Baruch College

    Just as the Presidential campaign prepares to go full throttle, former New York State Governor, Mario Cuomo, and New York City’s best-known political pundit, Douglas Muzzio, are going full steam ahead in a classroom at Baruch College, co-anchoring a course on American presidential politics for 20 lucky undergraduates. The course, titled The 2008 Presidential Election: […]

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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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