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  • Baruch Psychology Professors Awarded National Science Foundation Grant

    May 7, 2007 | Baruch College

    Three-Year Funding to Create Undergraduate Training Program New York, NY — March 14, 2007—Baruch College Assistant Professor Charles Scherbaum and Associate Professor Kristin Sommer of the Psychology Department were awarded a grant from the National Science Foundation entitled: Basic and Applied Dimensions of Scientific Psychology: Research Experience for Undergraduates at Baruch College. The grant is […]

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  • Baruch College Students Attend National Conference on Nonprofit Management

    May 7, 2007 | Baruch College

    March 8, 2007—Six Baruch College students participated in American Humanics’ 2007 Management Institute (AHMI), nonprofit management educational symposium in January in Washington, DC. The College was represented by academic advisor Barbara Wells, and student participants: Laura Betancur, Elizabeth Diaz, Cynthia Gonzalez, Ronald Allan Lucero, Christianna Morea, and Zbigniew Pecak. American Humanics is a national alliance […]

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  • Baruch Professor Nancy R. Aries Named American Council on Education Fellow

    May 7, 2007 | Baruch College

    March 8, 2007—Nancy R. Aries, Baruch College’s Executive Director of Academic Programs and a professor in the College’s School of Public Affairs, has been named an American Council on Education (ACE) Fellow for academic year 2007-08. Aries is among 39 fellows chosen in the national competition who will be matched with a president or another […]

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  • A Reading and Conversation with Mark Kurlansky

    May 7, 2007 | Baruch College

    Mark Kurlansky, Baruch’s Spring 2007 Sidney Harman Writer-in-Residence, will read and discuss a selection of his work with members of the Baruch community on Tuesday, March 20 at 5:45 pm. The event is free and open to the public, and will take place in Engelman Recital Hall of the Antonowsky Performing Arts Complex, 55 Lexington […]

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  • Nobel Prize Winner for Physiology/Medicine

    May 7, 2007 | Baruch College

    Dr. Paul Nurse, PhD, a Nobel Prize winner and president of Rockefeller University, will speak to the Baruch College Bio-Med Society on Thursday, March 8. Nurse won the Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine in 2001 for his work on the cell cycle. He is an eminent cancer researcher who was formerly the chief executive […]

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  • Baruch’s ‘Guide to Financial Statements’ Online Tutorial Wins Award

    May 7, 2007 | Baruch College

    March 2, 2007—”Guide to Financial Statements,” a web tutorial developed by the Baruch Computing and Technology Center (BCTC) and the Zicklin School of Business’ Stan Ross Department of Accountancy, with technical assistance from Kognito Solutions LLC, has received an award from the Multimedia Educational Resource for Learning and Online Teaching (MERLOT). MERLOT confers an annual […]

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  • Senator John Edwards Speaks on Plight of Working Poor During ‘Working Cities’ Leadership Forum Held at Baruch

    May 7, 2007 | Baruch College

    Senator John Edwards of North Carolina, a declared Democratic presidential candidate, spoke at Baruch College on Feb. 27, 2007 at an event sponsored by the Community Service Society and Local 32 BJ Service Employees International Union (SEIU). “Working Cities: A Leadership Forum on the Working Poor,” was moderated by New York Daily News columnist Errol […]

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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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