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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
-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.
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 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).
The Robert Zicklin Center for Corporate Integrity at Baruch College will host a private town hall meeting on Monday, June 13 with the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) and the Private Company Council (PCC).
ALL POLITICS may be local, as former House Speaker Tip O’Neill famously said, but sometimes the route toward becoming effective in Staten Island means a detour through Germany. At least that’s the way Sebastian Franco (Baruch College, ’16) sees it.
Baruch College announced today that Natan Wise and Maham Kahn are this year’s Valedictorian and Salutatorian, respectively. The students will join their fellow graduates for the 2016 Commencement Ceremony on May 27, 2016 at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, NY.
Baruch College students Amit Gutin ’17 MBA and Orr Izkovich ’16 won the first annual Campus Pitch Competition, a joint initiative of the World Jewish Congress (WJC) and the Israeli Consulate in New York, and a $5,000 award to launch their “Faces of Israel” photo gallery.
Baruch College graduate Allen Ko’13 has received a Jonas E. Salk Scholarship to study medicine at the Eastern Virginia Medical School.
Baruch College students Catarina Bernardes ‘18,Terecea Green ‘17, Annie Kong ‘18, and Lubna Rahmani ‘17 are among the more than 1,150 American undergraduate students from 377 college 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 summer 2016 academic term.
Baruch College student Sarah Dobrowolski ’18, has been named a recipient of the Jeannette K. Watson Fellowship.
The Weissman Center for International Business at Baruch College invites you to its 11th Annual International Trade Awards Breakfast on Monday, May 16 during World Trade Week.
The New Media Artspace at Baruch College presents a free public lecture by artist Nicholas O’Brien on Monday, May 2 at 6 p.m. in the Baruch Performing Arts Center at 55 Lexington Avenue. A reception will follow. This evening is organized in conjunction with the closing of O’Brien’s solo exhibition at the New Media Artspace, The Four Tools, curated by Katherine Behar, Assistant Professor of New Media Arts at the Weissman School of Arts and Sciences at Baruch College. O’Brien will present and discuss artworks from throughout his career.
Baruch College student Kwadwo Ennin’17 has earned a NSEP/David L. Boren Scholarship to study abroad in China. The Boren Scholarship is a competitive grant from the National Security Education Program, designed to encourage undergraduates to study abroad in areas of the world critical to U.S. national security.
The Provost’s Faculty Research Seminar at Baruch College invites you to its second seminar of the Spring 2016 Climate Change Series with climate and human rights specialist Edward Cameron on Thursday, May 5.
Baruch College presents “Front Row Seats: Journalists and the Caustic Campaign of 2016”. This panel discussion, hosted by Dollars & Sense, the award-winning online student magazine and the Baruch College journalism department, is free and open to the public.