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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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  • Baruch Law Professor Co-Authors 2007 Securities Arbitration Desk Reference

    August 13, 2007 | Baruch College

    The 2007 edition of Securities Arbitration Desk Reference (Thomson West, 2007), co-authored by Baruch Professor of Law Seth E. Lipner and Professor Joseph Long of Oklahoma Law School, becomes available tomorrow. Both authors are distinguished law professors who draw upon decades of practice experience in effectively representing persons in securities arbitrations. One of Professor Lipner’s […]

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  • Baruch College to Offer Master of Science in Real Estate Degree

    August 9, 2007 | Baruch College

    Baruch College will offer a 30-credit Master of Science in Real Estate, it was announced today by Kathleen Waldron, president of Baruch College. Aimed at real estate professionals, those planning to work in the industry, and individuals with substantial real estate portfolios, the M.S. program will provide an intensive look at real estate both as […]

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  • Newman Real Estate Institute at Baruch College Appoints Richard Pergolis Advisory Board Co-Chair

    August 9, 2007 | Baruch College

    Richard Pergolis, a partner in the real estate brokerage and finance firm Pergolis Swartz Associates, Inc., has been named co-chair of the Advisory Board of the Steven L. Newman Real Estate Institute at Baruch College. Mr. Pergolis, a Baruch alumnus, class of 1960, will join real estate executive William Newman, class of ’47, heading a […]

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  • Baruch Professor’s Book Nominated for Musicological Award

    August 6, 2007 | Baruch College

    Baruch College music professor Kyra D. Gaunt’s book, The Games Black Girls Play: Learning the Ropes from Double Dutch to Hip-Hop (NYU Press, 2006), was nominated for the 2007 American Musicological Society’s Lewis Lockwood Award for outstanding musicological book. Gaunt is an ethnomusicologist and an associate professor of music jointly appointed in the Department of […]

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  • Baruch Professor is Touted by the Wall Street Journal for her Book

    July 30, 2007 | Baruch College

    Edward Hopper: An Intimate Biography of the iconic American painter by Gail Levin, Professor of 20th Century American Art at Baruch College and the CUNY Graduate Center, has been selected by The Wall Street Journal as one of the “five best” artist biographies ever. Levin’s book, originally published by Knopf in 1995, was reissued in […]

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  • Baruch Launches Center for Nonprofit Strategy and Management

    July 26, 2007 | Baruch College

    The Center for Nonprofit Strategy and Management has been established in the School of Public Affairs at Baruch College, City University of New York. The new center builds upon the school’s leadership in graduate education in nonprofit administration and on five years of programming specific to the needs of practitioners throughout the nonprofit sector in […]

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