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  • Rwandan President Paul Kagame Pays Surprise Visit to Baruch College as mtvU ‘Stand In’ Professor

    May 4, 2007 | Baruch College

    — Rwandan Leader Guest-Teaches “In Search of History” Course for Emmy-Nominated mtvU Series– May 3, 2007 — mtvU, MTV’s 24-hour college network, yesterday shocked students at Baruch College in New York City with a completely unexpected professor-for-the-day: Rwandan President Paul Kagame. In the latest installment of mtvU’s Emmy-nominated series “Stand In,” President Kagame — the […]

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  • Three Baruch Students Win Stackhouse Scholarships

    May 3, 2007 | Baruch College

    May 3, 2007–Three Baruch students pursuing degrees in the Zicklin School of Business Master of Science in Industrial and Labor Relations (MSILR) program have been awarded scholarships in honor of Jan Stackhouse, a labor leader, CUNY employee, and executive in the Service Employees International Union (SEIU) 1199. The Stackhouse Scholarship is the first scholarship named […]

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  • Regrouping: Three Generations of Latin American Artists in New York

    May 3, 2007 | Baruch College

    At Baruch’s Mishkin Gallery, May 11 — June 6, 2007 Joaquin Torres-Garcia is still not well-known in the United States, but he is arguably the most influential Latin American artist of the twentieth century. Almost single-handedly, Torres Garcia (1874-1949) introduced European Modernism to Latin America. His studio, El Taller Torres-Garcia, became an incubator for at […]

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  • School of Public Affairs Graduate Student Named Presidential Management Fellow

    May 3, 2007 | Baruch College

    –Will Start Work at U.S. Food and Drug Administration in June– May 2, 2007—Heather Reagan (MPA ’07) of the School of Public Affairs has become the latest Baruch student to garner national honors after receiving a coveted Presidential Management Fellowship from the U.S. federal government’s Office of Personnel Management. The intensely competitive management development program […]

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  • Baruch Community Participates in CUNY/Daily News Citizenship Now! Service

    May 2, 2007 | Baruch College

    May 2, 2007—Baruch Professor of Law Allan Wernick’s face is familiar to readers of his popular immigration advice column in the New York Daily News, but he’s not the only person from Baruch helping the newest New Yorkers to feel at home in the city. Beginning on Monday, April 30 and continuing until Friday, May […]

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  • Three Baruch Undergraduates Awarded Grants for Nonprofit Internships

    May 2, 2007 | Baruch College

    May 2, 2007—Three Baruch College undergraduates have each been awarded grants of $4,500 by American Humanics’ newly created Next Generation Nonprofit Leaders Program (NextGen Leaders) to support their field experience through internships in a nonprofit organization. Zoie Blackwood, a junior majoring in political science at Baruch’s Weissman School of Arts & Science, along with Cathy […]

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  • Baruch College Graduate Assistant Wins CUNY’s Angelo B. Proto Award

    May 1, 2007 | Baruch College

    May 1, 2007–Arthur Banton, a graduate assistant at Baruch College, is the winner of CUNY’s Angelo B. Proto award, which acknowledges graduate students who have demonstrated academic excellence and a commitment to student services in their jobs as assistants. Banton’s honor marks the first time that a member of the Baruch Community has received the […]

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  • Baruch College Team Wins National Student Advertising Regional Finals and Will Compete for the National Title

    May 1, 2007 | Baruch College

    May 1, 2007—The Baruch College team competing in the American Advertising Federation’s (AAF) annual National Student Advertising Competition (NSAC) placed ahead of 11 other colleges to win their regional district, a first for the College. The win means Baruch has a shot at a national victory. The winning team in each district and one wild […]

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  • Warren Buffett Invites 8 Baruch Students to Berkshire Hathaway Shareholders’ Meeting

    April 30, 2007 | Baruch College

    April 30, 2007—Eight Baruch College undergraduates will attend the annual shareholders’ meeting of Berkshire Hathaway Inc. at the invitation of legendary value investor and company CEO Warren Buffett. The meeting will be held at the company’s headquarters in Omaha, Nebraska during the first weekend of May. The students are members of the Portfolio Management Club, […]

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  • A Second Fulbright Award at Baruch–SPA Grad Student to Study Fiscal Policies in Ukraine–

    April 26, 2007 | Baruch College

    The euphoria over Baruch senior Joselyn Muhleisen (’07) and her Fulbright award had barely subsided when more good news reached the college. Baruch had another Fulbright winner, this one a graduate student. Christopher Bell, a 29-year old Master of Public Administration candidate with a BA from NYU and a deepening interest in post-Soviet Eastern Europe, […]

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