• 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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  • Baruch College’s Weissman Center Honored

    June 9, 2008 | Baruch College

    Baruch’s Weissman Center for International Business has been awarded the 2008 Certificate of Appreciation for Achievement in International Trade. Presented on May 19, the award recognizes foreign business partners, trade associations, U.S. government agencies, and other qualified entities for supporting U.S. export development, and for creating opportunities for businesses through trade. The Weissman Center was […]

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  • Baruch College and Merrill Lynch Announce Winners of the 2008 Entrepreneurship Competition

    May 21, 2008 | Baruch College

    iSight Media and the Blueskies Project have been announced as winning entries in the 2008 Baruch College & Merrill Lynch Entrepreneurship Competition. The annual competition, open to all Baruch students, their friends and business partners, takes place under the auspices of the Field Center for Entrepreneurship at Baruch College. Two teams of students, from Brooklyn […]

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  • Three Baruch Students Win Prestigious American Humanics Public Service Scholarships

    May 13, 2008 | Baruch College

    They’re the next generation of leaders in the public administration and non-profit sectors of society. Their deep commitment and dedication to helping others, and to giving back to the community, has brought three Baruch College students recognition, and a $4,500 scholarship each, thanks to the generosity of the American Humanics (AH) Next Generation Nonprofit Leaders […]

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  • ‘So Much Sex, So Much Politics, So Much War? What’s Fit to Print?’ Clark Hoyt, Public Editor of the New York Times, at Baruch May 5

    May 5, 2008 | Baruch College

    Do you love the New York Times for the breadth and depth of its coverage? Or do you think it favors the haves over the have-nots, acts as a mouthpiece for liberals, or covers your favorite presidential candidate unfairly? Clark Hoyt, whose job as public editor of the New York Times makes him the readers’ […]

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