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Weissman Center for International Business Releases 2014 Edition of the Corporate Sustainability Monitor and Website

October 29, 2014 | Baruch College

Baruch College’s Weissman Center for International Business has released the 2014 Edition of the CSR-Sustainability Monitor® that examines the scope and quality of corporate social responsibility reports issued by 614 of the largest global companies.

“The Landmarks of New York” at the Mishkin Gallery

October 28, 2014 | Baruch College

Baruch College will present the exhibition The Landmarks of New York at the Mishkin Gallery from Friday, November 7 to Wednesday, December 10, 2014. An opening reception will take place on Thursday, November 6, from 6:00-8:00 p.m.

Student Teams Prepare Initial Business Ideas for CUNY-IBM Watson Case Competition Boot Camp, October 24-25

October 24, 2014 | Baruch College

NEW YORK, NY- October 24, 2014 – Student teams from The City University of New York will prepare two-minute business pitch ideas on using IBM Watson cognitive technology during a two-day boot camp, October 24 and 25. Media are invited to view the presentations live at The Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum, 3 p.m., […]

Baruch College’s Corporate Communication International Hosts Discussion on New Book, “Corporate Communication: Critical Business Asset for Strategic Global Change”

October 22, 2014 | Baruch College

NEW YORK, NY- October 22, 2014 – CCI- Corporate Communication International, in partnership with the Robert Zicklin Center for Corporate Integrity at Baruch College, will welcome authors Michael B. Goodman and Peter B. Hirsch on November 6 to discuss their new book, Corporate Communication: Critical Business Asset for Strategic Global Change. In response to the […]

Foreign Policy Association Hosts Kofi Annan Policy Speech at Baruch College

October 22, 2014 | Baruch College

NEW YORK , NEW YORK – October 22, 2014 – The Foreign Policy Association (FPA) will host its Andrew Carnegie Distinguished Lecture on Conflict Prevention in Honor of David Hamburg with a lecture by Former Secretary General of the United Nations Kofi Annan titled “New World Disorder: Challenges for the UN in the 21st Century […]

Baruch College Hosts Third Annual Zicklin-CAPCO Conference in Finance, “Banking Reloaded”

October 21, 2014 | Baruch College

NEW YORK, NY- October 21, 2014 – The Weissman Center for International Businessat Baruch College and The Capco Institute is hosting a conference, “Banking Reloaded,” on October 29 to discuss the future of finance. Experts from established banks, new market entrants and technology start-ups will examine how different areas of the financial supply chain are […]

Baruch College Presents 2nd Seminar in Zicklin Tax Series

October 21, 2014 | Baruch College

 NEW YORK, NY- October 21, 2014 – The Robert Zicklin Center for Corporate Integrity at Baruch College’s Zicklin School of Businessis hosting its second tax seminar for alumni and accounting professionals October 22. Members of the tax community can earn up to 8 Continuing Professional Education hours in taxation for this seminar, co-sponsored by BNY […]

Baruch College Welcomes Author Gary Shteyngart for a Discussion and Book Signing

October 21, 2014 | Baruch College

Baruch College and The Sandra Kahn Wasserman Jewish Studies Center welcomes author Gary Shteyngart for a discussion and signing of his new book, Little Failure, on October 23.

Baruch College Welcomes Global Business Leaders to Discuss “An Insight to Bangladesh’s Economy”

October 15, 2014 | Baruch College

  NEW YORK, NY-October 15, 2014 – About 100 Baruch College students gathered inside Engelman Recital Hall to listen and learn about Bangladesh and its economic development. The panel discussion, “An Insight to Bangladesh’s Economy,” held on October 14, was coordinated by the Bangladesh Student Association at Baruch with support from the Office of Student […]

Baruch College’s Lawrence N. Field Center for Entrepreneurship Hosts Lecture, “Entrepreneurship Generation to Generation – The Privax Group: LeBon Global Family Business”

October 15, 2014 | Baruch College

  NEW YORK, NY- October 15, 2014 –The Lawrence N. Field Center for Entrepreneurship at Baruch College welcomes leading Colombian fashion designer Ana Urrea, partner of fashion catalog company LeBon, for a presentation on the success of her multi-generational family business, The Privax Group. The discussion, held from 12:30 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. October 16, […]

Baruch College Welcomes Christopher D. Ittner for 2014 Emanuel Saxe Distinguished Lecture in Accounting

October 15, 2014 | Baruch College

“The Role of Finance and Accounting in Enterprise Risk Management”   NEW YORK, NY- October 15, 2014 –The Stan Ross Department of Accountancy at Baruch College’s Zicklin School of Business will host the annual Emanuel Saxe Distinguished Lecture in Accounting on October 29. This year’s keynote speaker is Christopher D. Ittner, EY Professor of Accounting […]

Baruch College Welcomes Professor Jane S. Jaquette to Speak About Latin American Women Politics

October 13, 2014 | Baruch College

Baruch College invites you to a lecture with Jane S. Jaquette on Latin American women’s politics on Thursday, October 16.

Baruch Students Take Part in International Conference of Undergraduate Research

October 10, 2014 | Baruch College

NEW YORK, NY- October 10, 2014  - On September 23, 2014 Baruch College undergraduates participated for the first time in the annual International Conference of Undergraduate Research (ICUR), organized through an alliance of Monash University in Australia and the University of Warwick in the UK. This conference brings together undergraduates at universities around the world […]

Baruch College Hosts Famous Whistleblowers for Candid Panel Discussion

October 10, 2014 | Baruch College

  NEW YORK, NY- October 10, 2014 – The Robert Zicklin Center for Corporate Integrity at Baruch College’s Zicklin School of Businessis welcoming famous whistleblowers Sherron Watkins, former Vice President of Enron, and Jon Oberg, former researcher with the U.S. Department of Education, for a panel discussion on whistleblowing Tuesday, October 21. “American Whistleblowers Live […]

Baruch College Welcomes Pakistani Physicians and Health Care Workers to Learn about U.S. Health Care Practices and Policies

October 10, 2014 | Baruch College

MEDIA RELEASE     Visit Sponsored by Department of State’s International Visitor Leadership Program NEW YORK, NY-October 3, 2014 – Baruch College welcomed five physicians and health care workers from Pakistan to learn about U.S. health care practices and public health policy. The visitors were greeted by Bert Hansen, Ph.D., Professor of History in the […]

Baruch College Students Eligible for The Dream.US Scholarships

October 10, 2014 | Baruch College

NEW YORK, NY- October 1, 2014 - Baruch College is partnering with TheDream.US Scholarship Program to offer scholarships for students. TheDream.US Scholarship Program provides college scholarships to highly motivated DREAMers who have DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals) or TPS (Temporary Protected Status) approval and who, without financial aid, cannot afford a college education that will enable […]

Baruch College Presents Climate Change Film Discussion Series

September 30, 2014 | Baruch College

Baruch College is hosting a two-part film series and discussion about climate change and its role as a destabilizing force threatening our health and undermining our global economy.

Baruch College’s Entrepreneurship Programs Excel on The Princeton Review and Entrepreneur Magazine 2015 List

September 16, 2014 | Baruch College

Baruch College has been placed at #9, up from last year’s #25, on the “Top 50 Undergraduate Programs for Entrepreneurship” 2015 list released today by The Princeton Review and Entrepreneur magazine. In addition, Baruch is ranked at #14 on the list of “Top 50 Graduate Programs for Entrepreneurship.”

Baruch College Ranks #25 Among Best Colleges in Region, According to U.S. News & World Report

September 10, 2014 | Baruch College

For the fifth year in a row, U.S. News & World Report ranked Baruch College among the top 25 Regional Universities in the North at #25 on its “Top Regional Universities” annual rankings list.

Baruch College Ranks #12 Among “Most Diverse Campuses” by The Chronicle of Higher Education

September 5, 2014 | Baruch College

MEDIA RELEASE NEW YORK, NY- September 5, 2014 – Baruch College is ranked #12 among the “Most Diverse Campuses” (Four-Year Public) in the United States by the Almanac of Higher Education 2014, published by The Chronicle of Higher Education. Baruch College was listed with a Diversity Index score of 75.59, out of 100. Other CUNY […]