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  • Baruch College’s Annual Career Day Scheduled for Friday, Sept. 28

    September 7, 2007 | Baruch College

    More than 80 regional and national corporations are expected to attend Baruch College’s annual Career Day recruitment fair on Friday, September 28. The event is scheduled to go on from 12 noon to 4:00 pm in the Athletics and Recreation Center of the Newman Vertical Campus. Baruch’s Starr Career Development Center will also host two […]

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  • Baruch College’s Tony Tinker Named Honorary Professor at St. Andrew’s University, Scotland

    September 6, 2007 | Baruch College

    After what he calls a “frenetic” summer that included travel to India and Turkey as well as Great Britain, Professor of Accountancy Tony Tinker is back at Baruch and starting work on the 2008 Critical Perspectives on Accounting conference, scheduled to take place a Baruch next April. Recently Tinker was made an Honorary Professor within […]

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  • Unprecedented Number of New Faculty Join Baruch

    September 4, 2007 | Baruch College

    This year Baruch College welcomes 50 new faculty members, a record number of hires for the College. This number includes 22 newly created faculty lines as well as replacements for departing or retiring faculty members. This addition of faculty brings our total number of full-time faculty for Fall 2007 to 534 (including substitutes). The past […]

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  • Baruch Professor Carl Rollyson at Work on Biography of Poet Amy Lowell

    August 28, 2007 | Baruch College

    Carl Rollyson, Professor of English at Baruch’s Weissman School of Arts and Sciences, writes biographies of maverick women; highly independent, strong-minded, and often iconoclastic figures. Frequently his subjects have been overlooked by other biographers, especially male biographers. Over the years, Rollyson has delved into the lives of Rebecca West, Martha Gellhorn, Susan Sontag and Lillian […]

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  • Baruch Student Interns at the White House

    August 27, 2007 | Baruch College

    Abe Goldschmidt (’07) is just 22 years old, but by the time he became a White House intern, he was already a seasoned veteran of the electoral process. Goldschmidt was bitten by the bug early and had already worked in the second Bloomberg mayoral campaign and in the ill-fated gubernatorial campaign of former New York […]

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  • BARUCH COLLEGE FEATURED IN PRINCETON REVIEW: ‘BEST NORTHEASTERN COLLEGES”

    August 23, 2007 | Baruch College

    Baruch College is identified as one of the most outstanding colleges and universities in the Northeast that The Princeton Review recommends to college applicants. You can read the two-page entry for Baruch College excerpted from the new 2008 edition of its book, “Best Northeastern Colleges” (Random House) below. Some student comments in the profile on […]

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  • BARUCH COLLEGE REACHES ALL-TIME HIGH IN U.S. NEWS & WORLD REPORT ‘BEST’ COLLEGE RANKINGS

    August 20, 2007 | Baruch College

    Baruch College was ranked #35 for all master’s degree-granting institutions in the North in the just-released 2008 edition of U.S News & World Report’s guide to the country’s best colleges and universities. The #35 spot, the highest Baruch has achieved since the rankings were introduced in 1983, confirms the College’s growing academic excellence and steady […]

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  • Baruch College Welcomes U.S. Poet Laureate Charles Simic to Teach in the Spring 2008 Semester

    August 17, 2007 | Baruch College

    –Celebrating the 10th Anniversary of the Harman Writer-in-Residence– When Charles Simic was selected to be the Spring 2008 Harman Writer-in-Residence at Baruch College, no one at Baruch could have anticipated he would shortly be named 15th Poet Laureate of the U.S. Simic’s prominence will add luster to the Baruch community. Kathleen Waldron, president of Baruch […]

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  • Baruch to Host Sen. Liz Krueger’s Public Forum on Waste Management in NYC

    August 17, 2007 | Baruch College

    State Senator Liz Krueger will hold a public forum on “Cleaning Up NYC’s Waste Stream” hosted by Baruch on Sept. 18. The waste management forum will be held in the College’s Rackow Conference Room located in the Newman Library. The event is open to the Baruch community, especially to students and professors who might be […]

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  • Statement by President Kathleen Waldron on British University and College Union Boycott

    August 13, 2007 | Baruch College

    As President of Baruch College, I believe in academic integrity and the active exchange of ideas. Some of you may have seen a full-page advertisement on Wednesday, August 8, in the first section of the New York Times. Under the title, “Boycott Israeli Universities? Boycott Ours, Too!,” the ad criticized British academics in the 120,000-member […]

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