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  • Competition In A Consolidating Environment: Changing Market Structure Around The World

    April 19, 2006 | Baruch College

    With the New York Stock Exchange acquiring Archipelago and NASDAQ absorbing INET, market structures in the past year have undergone dramatic change and the process of consolidation is still continuing. Conference organizer Robert Schwartz, University Distinguished Professor at Baruch College and an international authority on market structure will focus his annual conference to understanding the […]

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  • James J. Yee, Former Chaplain, Guantanamo Bay, To Speak On ‘Religion And The Law’

    April 4, 2006 | Baruch College

    With the country deeply divided on issues of faith and morality, can the separation of church and state be preserved? To what extent can government intervene in the activities of religious organizations? The lillie and Nathan Ackerman lecture series on equality and justice in America will explore religion and the law: the virtue of tolerance […]

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  • COMPETITIVE ETHICS: A DEBATE TOURNAMENT

    March 28, 2006 | Baruch College

    April 3 –Top Business Execs Will Judge ‘Ethics Bowl’ Baruch College has enlisted top executives from Citigroup, Con Edison, Goldman Sachs, the Rudin Family Foundation, the CIT Group, Information Technology Management and other firms to act as judges in the ‘Ethics Bowl,’ a tournament in which students will compete to devise ethical solutions to corporate […]

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  • Greater Overall Optimism Among Nonprofit Executives

    March 27, 2006 | Baruch College

    New York, NY, March 24, 2006 — The second Nonprofit Executive Outlook Survey conducted by Baruch College showed somewhat higher levels of optimism among chief executives at more than 100 human service agencies in New York City. But while 69% believed the City was generally headed in the right direction, a substantial portion of respondents […]

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  • NYC Delegation of Educators, School Administrators & Leaders Returned From the DR Alarmed After Learning About the Serious Crisis Afflicting Dominican Education

    March 7, 2006 | Baruch College

    The Dominican Government Is Urged to Do Something About the Quality of Education Being Provided to Dominican Students, Many of Whom Immigrate to the United States with Very Low Level of Literacy in Spanish and Math (March 3, 2006) Bronx, NY — A very important press conference will be held at Hostos Community College on […]

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  • Baruch College Hosts Forum On Domestic Violence

    January 26, 2006 | Baruch College

    A breakfast forum on domestic violence with Public Advocate Betsy Gotbaum, former City Councilmember Ronnie Eldridge, Alisa del Tufo, author of “Behind Closed Doors,” a landmark report on domestic violence issued 13 years ago, and others. The Public Advocate will release a 150-page update of this report with recommendations for dealing with this social plague. […]

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  • Baruch College Celebrates Black History Month

    January 24, 2006 | Baruch College

    Baruch College will celebrate Black History Month with a rich program of film, history, poetry and discussion that begins on February 1 and continues throughout the month. Highlights include: “America Beyond the Color Line,” a film and discussion with a close look at the Southern cities–Atlanta, Birmingham, Memphis–that gave rise to the Civil Rights movement […]

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  • The Rebuilding of New Orleans: Are There New York Precedents?

    December 1, 2005 | Baruch College

    A Symposium on Real Estate and Urban Vision At Baruch College, Tuesday, Dec. 6, at 5:30 pm WHAT: A symposium on the economic, political and planning issues confronting New Orleans as it begins the process of rebuilding. Can New Orleans learn key lessons from New York’s post 9/11 experience? Sponsors: The Newman Real Estate Programs, […]

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  • Who Will Hold The Second Most Powerful Job In City Government?

    November 17, 2005 | Baruch College

    Baruch Hosts Forum Featuring Seven Candidates For City Council Speaker Seven candidates for City Council Speaker will meet in debate at Baruch College’s School of Public Affairs on Thursday, November 17th, from 6 to 8 pm. Leroy Comrie Jr., Melinda Katz and David Weprin from Queens; Bill de Blasio and Lewis Fidler from Brooklyn; Christine […]

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  • The Role of the Judiciary and the Rule of Law

    November 14, 2005 | Baruch College

    “The Role of the Judiciary and the Rule of Law” A Panel of Legal Experts at Baruch College Tuesday, Nov. 15, 2005 WHAT: The Lillie & Nathan Ackerman Lecture Series on Equality & Justice in America presents a forum on “The Role of the Judiciary and the Rule or Law,” examining the role of the […]

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