Baruch College

Baruch College Places #2 in QuantNet Ranking of Master’s in Financial Engineering Programs

October 6, 2015 | Baruch College

NEW YORK, NY – October 6, 2015 – Baruch College has tied for #2 in QuantNet’s ranking of master’s of financial engineering programs throughout the United States and Canada. Baruch has continued to improve in QuantNet’s biannual evaluation, having ranked #4 in 2013 and #5 in 2011. QuantNet’s top programs for 2015 are: 1. Carnegie […]

Baruch College Ranks Among Best Colleges in Multiple Money Magazine Categories

October 1, 2015 | Baruch College

Baruch College was recently ranked one of the “Best Colleges” for overall value by Money Magazine.

Baruch College Hosts Lecture by EU Commissioner Who Pursued Anti-Trust Case Against Google

September 30, 2015 | Baruch College

NEW YORK, NY – September 29, 2015 – Baruch College’s Zicklin School of Business invites news media to a lecture on the Future of Competition with the Honorable Margrethe Vestager, European Union Commissioner for Competition, on Thursday Oct. 1. Vestager is known for a no-nonsense demeanor and has taken some tough stances, including an antitrust […]

Baruch College to Host International Conference of Undergraduate Research

September 25, 2015 | Baruch College

For a second year, Baruch College undergraduates will present original research alongside colleagues from around the globe as part of the International Conference of Undergraduate Research (ICUR). The conference, organized by the University of Warwick in the United Kingdom and Monash University in Australia features participants from twelve colleges around the globe.

Two Baruch Alumni Named “Influential Leaders” By Business School Accrediting Group AACSB

September 24, 2015 | Baruch College

Francis J. Greenburger, left, and Lawrence Zicklin NEW YORK, NY, September 22, 2015 – Two business school alumni of Baruch College are among 100 honorees in the inaugural group of Influential Leaders named today by the Association to Advance College Schools of Business (AACSB), the global accrediting body for business schools. Francis J. Greenburger ’74 […]

Baruch College Ranked #1 Best Value College for Psychology Degree; #3 Overall in New York State

September 11, 2015 | Baruch College

Baruch College has been ranked #1 among the “50 Best Value Colleges for a Psychology Degree” by

“For one of the most affordable psychology programs in the country, choose CUNY Bernard M. Baruch College. A net price of just $8,000 a year will keep your student debt low, freeing you to focus on more important matters – like psychology,” the site said.

Baruch College Ranks Among Best Schools in Multiple U.S. News & World Report Categories

September 9, 2015 | Baruch College

U.S. News & World Report today published its rankings of the nation’s best colleges, and the results support Baruch College’s growing reputation as a diverse, highly selective public institution where students can get a quality education at modest expense.

Baruch College Provides “Best Bang for the Buck” In Northeast Region, Says Washington Monthly, Calling the School an “Urban Gem”

August 25, 2015 | Baruch College

Washington Monthly says Baruch College ranks #1 in providing the “Best Bang for the Buck” in the Northeast region of the United States.

Baruch College Ranks Among “Best Value Schools” In Nationwide Forbes Assessment

August 5, 2015 | Baruch College

Forbes magazine once again has determined that Baruch College is among the nation’s “25 Best Value Schools,” ranking 14th.

Baruch College Ranks Among “Best Colleges” in U.S. According to Princeton Review’s 2016 Guide

August 5, 2015 | Baruch College

Baruch College has been named one of the country’s best undergraduate colleges by The Princeton Review. The 2016 edition of the annual guide, “The Best 380 Colleges,” includes Baruch for the eighth consecutive year.

Baruch College Provides Industry-Based Rankings of Corporate Social Responsibility Reports

July 22, 2015 | Baruch College

As investors and other company stakeholders increasingly factor corporate social responsibility into their decision-making, Baruch College’s CSR-Sustainability Monitor provides industry-based rankings of the quality of CSR reports of 614 of the largest companies worldwide.

Gilman Scholarships to Help Baruch Students Study in Hong Kong, Berlin, Amsterdam & France

June 22, 2015 | Baruch College

Baruch College students Nora Hristova ‘16, Jonathan Morales, Pamela Ozga ‘17, and Ruth Laryea-Walker ’16 have been awarded Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarships to study abroad for the fall 2015 semester. Nora was awarded $3,500 and Jonathan received $3,000, while Pamela and Ruth each received $2,500. All four Gilman recipients will be using their scholarships to study on Baruch College exchange programs at respectively the City University of Hong Kong, the Berlin School of Economics and Law, the University of Amsterdam and Jean Moulin University in Lyon, France.

John Jay College Hosts Discussion on the New York State Sentencing Commission’s Proposals for Sentencing Reforms

May 22, 2015 | Audio, Baruch College, Borough of Manhattan Community College, Uncategorized

Panel on Promoting Justice and Sentencing Transparency in an Age of Mass Incarceration What:  New York State Chief Judge Jonathan Lippman will announce his proposal to reform New York’s sentencing laws at John Jay College of Criminal Justice. Sentencing law in New York is a product of a series of “ad hoc and piecemeal” amendments […]

Baruch College Professor Earns Fulbright Award for Research in India

May 21, 2015 | Baruch College

Baruch College Professor Veena Oldenburg has earned a Fulbright Senior Award for Scholarly Excellence, which she will use to work on a research project in India.

Baruch College Announces 2015 Valedictorian & Salutatorian

May 21, 2015 | Baruch College

Baruch College announced today that Abhinaya Swaminathan and Sonja Kostich are this year’s Valedictorian and Salutatorian, respectively. They will join their fellow graduates for the 2015 Commencement Ceremony on June 3, 2015, at the Barclays Center, beginning at 10:00 a.m.

New Appointments in Baruch College’s Zicklin School of Business

May 14, 2015 | Baruch College

The Zicklin School of Business at Baruch College has appointed two senior administrators: Dr. Qing Hu as the new Associate Dean of Strategic Initiatives & Innovation, and Joshua Kobb as the Assistant Dean of Executive Education.

The Bernard L. Schwartz Communication Institute Presents 15th Symposium on Communication: Intensive Teaching and Learning

May 8, 2015 | Baruch College

The Bernard L. Schwartz Communication Institute at Baruch College will host its 15th Symposium on Communication: Intensive Teaching and Learning on Friday, May 29. For the past 15 years, this day-long event has brought together leaders in business and education to explore how to help undergraduates and beginning professionals grow into strategic, thoughtful communicators and creators.

Baruch College Hosts 14th Annual Financial Reporting Conference

May 4, 2015 | Baruch College

Accounting, business professionals and media are invited to the 14th Annual Financial Reporting Conference on May 7, hosted by The Robert Zicklin Center for Corporate Integrity at Baruch College. T

Senior Matthew Feldman Wins Institutional Investor’s 3rd Annual Student Analyst Competition

May 1, 2015 | Baruch College

Baruch College students took 16 of the top 100 spots, including #1 in Institutional Investor’s 3rd Annual Student Analyst Competition. Matthew Feldman, a senior in the Zickin School of Business, took top honors in the competition that gives aspiring financiers access to simulated trading desks and $100,000 in virtual cash for investment.

Baruch Students Win NYS Business Plan Competition

April 30, 2015 | Baruch College

Two Baruch College students from the Zicklin School of Business have been named the winners of the 6th Annual New York Business Plan Competition. Chris Zumtobel’15 and David Kurfirst’15 won first place in the IT/Software Category.