Largest gift in school history will elevate program to rival most prestigious in the world NEW YORK, NY – September 26, 2016 —Baruch College announced today a $30 million gift from Austin W. Marxe (Class of ’65, BBA in Accountancy) to its School of Public and International Affairs. The donation is the largest single gift […]
Baruch College Receives $30 Million Gift from Austin W. Marxe for School of Public and International AffairsSeptember 26, 2016 | Baruch College
September 26, 2016 | Baruch College
In celebration of National Voter Registration Day and following the first Presidential Debate — expected to be the most-watched in TV history — Baruch College’s Undergraduate Student Government will host a Voter Registration Rally on Tuesday, September 27 from 12:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.
September 23, 2016 | Baruch College
The School of Public and International Affairs at Baruch College presents the Lillie and Nathan Ackerman Lecture Series on Equality and Justice: Blood in the Water: The Attica Prison Uprising of 1971 and Why it Matters Today featuring author Dr. Heather Ann Thompson, award-winning historian and Professor at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, on Wednesday, October 5, 2016.
September 22, 2016 | Baruch College
More than 200 students, alumni, and neighborhood residents will convene at Baruch College to watch, react and vote on their smartphones re: the first 2016 U.S. Presidential Debate televised from Hofstra University on Monday, September 26.
September 16, 2016 | Baruch College
The Sandra Kahn Wasserman Jewish Studies Center at Baruch College presents a free screening of Defiance, a 2008 film starring Daniel Craig, Live Schreiber, and Jamie Bell, on Wednesday, September 21 at 6:30 p.m. This event is open to the public.
September 15, 2016 | Baruch College
Baruch College has been named a Top Value College by Value Colleges in their newly released ranking. Baruch ranked #3 in the Top 50 Best Value Colleges 2017, placing ahead of California State Polytechnic University, University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill, and University of California Berkeley.
September 7, 2016 | Baruch College
Getting a foot in the door is one of the most effective ways for students to land a job. And, the best way in is through internships. According to a 2015 National Association of Colleges and Employers survey, employers reported converting an average of 51.7 % of their eligible interns into full-time hires. That’s good news for many Baruch students who have been working this summer in firms from PricewaterhouseCoopers to Spector & Associates as part of the College’s highly successful internship program.
August 17, 2016 | Baruch College
-Baruch College presents Elise Rasmussen: Unbecoming, an exhibition of video works by Elise Rasmussen, curated by Katherine Behar, Assistant Professor of New Media Arts at Baruch College. Elise Rasmussen: Unbecoming, which is free and open to the public, will open on September 14, 2016 and run through November 30, 2016.
August 2, 2016 | Baruch College
Baruch College students Sok Cheng ’17, Whitnney Dihmes ’17 and Alexandra Lopez ’17 are among the more than 850 undergraduate students from 324 colleges and universities across the U.S. selected to receive the prestigious Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship, sponsored by the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, to study or intern abroad during the academic year 2016-2017.
Baruch College Professor Eugene Marlow Wins 2016 John Culkin Award for Outstanding Praxis in the Field of Media EcologyJuly 6, 2016 | Baruch College
Baruch College journalism professor Eugene Marlow, Ph.D. has been named the winner of the 2016 John Culkin Award for Outstanding Praxis in the Field of Media Ecology by the Media Ecology Association (MEA).