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CUNY-IBM Watson Case Competition Challenges Entrepreneurs to Develop Apps Using Cognitive Technology

September 4, 2014 | Baruch College

  MEDIA RELEASE CUNY Institute for Virtual Enterprise and The Lawrence N. Field Center for Entrepreneurship Invite CUNY Students to Register For the Chance to Win up to $5,000   NEW YORK, NY- September 4, 2014 –The CUNY Institute for Virtual Enterprise and The Lawrence N. Field Center for Entrepreneurship at Baruch College are inviting […]

Baruch College’s Accounting Programs Ranked Among Top 50 in Public Accounting Report’s 33rd Annual Professors Survey

September 3, 2014 | Baruch College

NEW YORK, NY- September 3, 2014 -Baruch College’s undergraduate and graduate accounting programs are ranked among the Top 50 in the United States, according to the Public Accounting Report (PAR) 33rd Annual Professors Survey 2014 released in August. PAR’s Annual Professors Survey is the nation’s only survey that allows accounting professors to rank the nation’s best […]

Baruch College Ranks #7 Among the Top U.S. Colleges for an Accounting Degree by USA Today

September 2, 2014 | Baruch College

Baruch College is ranked #7 among the 2015 Top U.S. Colleges for Accounting Degrees by USA Today.

Baruch Performing Arts Center Presents GenderFluid Festival, September 9-13

August 28, 2014 | Baruch College

MEDIA RELEASE NEW YORK, NY-August 28, 2014 – The Baruch Performing Arts Center presents GenderFluid, a weeklong festival of performance, film, and art by transgender and genderfluid artists, Sept. 9-13. Featured performers include Emmy-nominated Orange is the New Black star Laverne Cox, performance artist and Gender Outlaw author Kate Bornstein, Andy Warhol superstar Holly Woodlawn, […]

Baruch College’s Steven L. Newman Real Estate Institute to Co-Host Next-Gen Buildings and Cities Leadership Conference

August 27, 2014 | Baruch College

MEDIA INVITED NEW YORK, NY- August 27, 2014 – The Steven L. Newman Real Estate Institute at the Zicklin School of Business, Baruch College and Green Biz present a day-long conference, “VERGE Salon, Next –Gen Buildings and Cities” on September 16. The event, held from 8 a.m. – 7:30 p.m. at the William and Anita […]

Baruch Performing Arts Center and SoHo Playhouse Host FRINGENYC ENCORE SERIES, Sept. 4 – Oct. 5

August 27, 2014 | Baruch College

MEDIA RELEASE NEW YORK, NY- August 27, 2014 – Now in its 10th year, the official 2014 FringeNYC Encore Series is offering theatre lovers another chance at seeing some of the most critically acclaimed and most crowd-pleasing shows from the New York International Fringe Festival. This year, the FringeNYC Encore Series will be divided into […]

Andy Warhol: Celebrating the Famous and The Unknown

August 27, 2014 | Baruch College

Baruch College presents the exhibition Andy Warhol: Celebrating the Famous and The Unknown at the Mishkin Gallery from Thursday, September 19 to Monday, October 20. An opening reception will take place on Thursday, September 18 from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.

Baruch College Ranks #3 in America’s “Best-Bang-for-the-Buck” Colleges by Washington Monthly

August 26, 2014 | Baruch College

  NEW YORK, NY- August 26, 2014 – Baruch College ranked #3 in the Best-Bang-For-The-Buck category in the 2014 Washington Monthly College Rankings. Washington Monthly’s college rankings measure institutions based on civic engagement, research and social mobility. The publication gives high marks to institutions that contribute to society, enroll low-income students, help them graduate and […]

Baruch Students Receive Top Awards at Association of Latino Professionals in Finance and Accounting Convention

August 26, 2014 | Baruch College

NEW YORK, NY- August 26, 2014 –Baruch College’s student organization Association of Latino Professionals in Finance and Accounting (ALPFA) participated in ALPFA’s Annual Convention, August 2-5, 2014 in Lake Buena Vista, Fl., where they were awarded the Northeastern Chapter of the Year and won the KPMG National Case Study competition. The national conference offered ALPFA […]

Baruch College Improves Position in Forbes’ 2014 “America’s Top Colleges”

August 26, 2014 | Baruch College

MEDIA RELEASE   NEW YORK, NY- August 26, 2014 – Baruch College was once again included in Forbes magazine’s annual listing of “America’s Top Colleges.” Baruch is ranked #244 overall, up 36 spots from last year. Baruch is also ranked #101 in the Northeast, up four spots from last year, and #11 in the “Best […]

Baruch College Hosts “Under the Hood: Corporate Sustainability 2014″ Panel Discussion

August 26, 2014 | Baruch College

NEW YORK, NY-August 26, 2014 – The Robert Zicklin Center for Corporate Integrity at Baruch College’s Zicklin School of Businessand The Sustainability Practice Network will host a panel discussion on September 3 on corporate sustainability. A recent Global Survey from McKinsey and Company showed that many companies view sustainability as a priority, but are failing […]

Baruch College Ranks Among “The Best 379 Colleges” by The Princeton Review

August 5, 2014 | Baruch College

For the seventh consecutive year, Baruch College has been named one of the country’s best institutions for undergraduate education by The Princeton Review, which features Baruch College in the new 2015 edition of its annual college guide, “The Best 379 Colleges.”

Baruch College Co-Sponsors 2013 Global Entrepreneurship Monitor (GEM) U.S. Report

June 18, 2014 | Baruch College

MEDIA RELEASE Who Are the Happiest Entrepreneurs in America? Successful Women Business Owners, According to Researchers at Babson College and Baruch College NEW YORK, NY- June 18, 2014 – The happiness levels of American women entrepreneurs are surging as they assume the role of successful business owner, according to the 2013 Global Entrepreneurship Monitor (GEM) […]

Steven L. Newman Real Estate Institute to Host Conference on Energy Efficiency in Commercial Real Estate

June 16, 2014 | Baruch College

As part of New York Energy Week, The Steven L. Newman Real Estate Institute at the Zicklin School of Business, Baruch College is presenting a conference,“ Energy, Money & Law: Investment and Legal Strategies for Advanced Energy Performance in Real Estate” on June 19.

Baruch College Announces Winners of 12th Annual CUNY IVE SmartPitch Challenge

June 6, 2014 | Baruch College

New Incubator Space Provides Resources for Top CUNY Entrepreneurial Teams to Launch Business Ventures NEW YORK, NY- June 6, 2014 – After months of competition, the CUNY Institute for Virtual Enterprise and the Lawrence N. Field Center for Entrepreneurship hosted the finale of the 12th Annual CUNY IVE SmartPitch Challengeon June 5 at CUNY Central. […]

Student Dennis Lee Receives Gilman International Scholarship

June 5, 2014 | Baruch College

Baruch College student Dennis Lee has won the Gilman International Scholarship, which provides funds for undergraduate students to pursue academic studies or career-oriented internships abroad.

Student Entrepreneurs Make Final Pitches in 12th Annual CUNY IVE SmartPitch Challenge

May 30, 2014 | Baruch College

MEDIA RELEASE Up to $25,000 in Prizes To Be Awarded NEW YORK, NY- May 30, 2014 – On June 5, Baruch College and the Lawrence N. Field Center for Entrepreneurship will host presentations from the top 12 teams in the 12th Annual CUNY IVE SmartPitch Challenge, held at CUNY Central Office. Media are invited to […]

Baruch College Wins 2014 CASE Educational Fundraising Award

May 23, 2014 | Baruch College

NEW YORK, NY – May 23, 2014 – Baruch College was recently awarded the 2014 Educational Fundraising Award, for Overall Performance among Public Comprehensive Institutions. For the second consecutive year, the Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE) awarded this to Baruch for superior fundraising. “Baruch’s story is very compelling,” says Mark Gibbel, Vice […]

Baruch Alumnus Santiago Mueckay ’13 Receives NYC Urban Fellowship

May 22, 2014 | Baruch College

Recent Baruch College graduate Santiago Mueckay ’13 has been awarded a New York City Urban Fellowship

Baruch Adjunct Professor Gilad Harel Among NerdScholar.com “40 Under 40: Professors Who Inspire”

May 22, 2014 | Baruch College

NEW YORK, NY- May 22, 2014 – Gilad Harel, Adjunct Professor in the Weissman School, was recently recognized among “40 Under 40: Professors Who Inspire” by NerdScholar.com. The inaugural list recognizes US college professors for “cultivating passion in their students.” Harel, Adjunct Professor of Music, is a musicologist whose primary research focuses on the choral […]