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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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  • ABRAHAM BRILOFF, A BARUCH COLLEGE LEGEND AND A GIANT IN THE WORLD OF ACCOUNTING, CELEBRATES HIS 90TH BIRTHDAY

    July 16, 2007 | Baruch College

    Abe Briloff (’37), Emanuel Saxe Distinguished Professor of Accountancy emeritus at Baruch College, will celebrate his 90th birthday on July 19, 2007. The entire accounting profession should stand at attention and salute. Briloff, who lives in Great Neck, New York, has been called “the most famous accountant in the world” and “the philosopher-king” of his […]

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  • Baruch Professor Testifies Before Congress

    July 16, 2007 | Baruch College

    Baruch Professor Hector Cordero-Guzman testified at a hearing of the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Small Business on July 12 in Washington, DC. He spoke on legislation affecting the Small Business Administration’s Microloan and Program for Investment in Microentrepreneurs (PRIME) programs. Professor Cordero-Guzman is the chairman of the Department of Black and Hispanic Studies […]

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  • Baruch College Identified as a ‘Top Value Public College 2007’

    July 5, 2007 | Baruch College

    Baruch has been ranked third out of 3,800 U.S. public colleges and universities polled for Consumers Digest magazine’s Top 100 College Values in 2007. The rankings are based on attributes that validate or define the institutions’ academic prowess factored against annual cost of tuition and room and board. The rankings, published in Consumer Digest’s June […]

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  • Baruch Professors Speak at Caribbean Diaspora Symposium

    July 5, 2007 | Baruch College

    Two professors in Baruch’s Weissman School of Arts and Sciences joined distinguished scholars speaking at the annual Caribbean Diaspora Symposium on “The Caribbean and Its Diaspora in the Americas: Challenges and Opportunities in the 21st Century.” Assistant Professor of English Dr. Kevin Frank and Assistant Professor of Sociology & Black and Hispanic Studies Dr. Ted […]

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