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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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  • Baruch’s Marketing Faculty Distinguished in Scholarly Publications

    July 24, 2007 | Baruch College

    The faculty in the Department of Marketing of Baruch College’s Zicklin School of Business has distinguished itself for scholarship. Marketing departments of business schools use the number of publications by their faculty in the top six marketing journals as a measure of quality. Baruch’s faculty placed in the top 12 percent out of 380 schools […]

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  • Baruch Alumnus Appointed to New York State Government

    July 24, 2007 | Baruch College

    Baruch College alumna, Kanika Jefferies (MPA, ’06, National Urban Fellows Program), has been appointed to the position of New York State’s Public Intern in the Office of Mental Health. “The competition for the position was stiff, the Public Management Institute (PMI) attracts talented individuals from graduate schools across the country,” said Erika M. Bacher, Director […]

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