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Baruch College Hosts 2015 Commencement At Barclay Center, June 3

April 29, 2015 | Baruch College

Baruch College, a senior college of the City University of New York (CUNY), will celebrate its 2015 Commencement Exercises on Wednesday, June 3, at Barclay Center at 10:00 a.m.

Graduate Gives High Marks to Baruch

April 22, 2015 | Baruch College

Graduate has recognized Baruch College’s Zicklin School of Business as one of the Top 50 business schools in the country, based on reviews from current or recent graduate students. Several Zicklin departments and degree programs are highly ranked, as is the Master of Public Administration program at the School of Public Affairs.

Baruch Moves Up in UChicago Midwest Trading Competition

April 22, 2015 | Baruch College

Baruch College finished fourth this month at the UChicago Midwest Trading Competition, in a field of 20 teams from Baruch College, Caltech, Carnegie Mellon University, Dartmouth College, MIT, Northwestern University, NYU, University of Chicago, University of Maryland and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Last year, in Baruch’s first year of participation, a different Baruch team finished 10th.

Baruch College to Honor Catherine Avgiris ’80 And Professor Robert A. Schwartz At 26th Annual Bernard Baruch Dinner

April 17, 2015 | Baruch College

Friends, colleagues and alumni of Baruch College will pay tribute to Catherine Avgiris ’80, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Comcast Cable, and Dr. Robert A. Schwartz, the Marvin M. Speiser Professor of Finance at Baruch’s Zicklin School of Business, during the 26th Annual Bernard Baruch Dinner, Wednesday, April 22 at The Pierre in New York City.

Dual International MBAs- USA & Israeli

April 16, 2015 | Baruch College

The School of Business at the College of Management Academic Studies (COMAS) and the Zicklin School of Business at Baruch College-CUNY, are launching a unique international MBA program, conferring dual MBA degrees- an American degree from CUNY and an Israeli one from COMAS.

Two Baruch College Students Selected as NYC Urban Fellows

April 14, 2015 | Baruch College

Every year the City of New York picks 25 college seniors or recent graduates from around the country to take part in the prestigious NYC Urban Fellows Program.

Baruch Student Anastasia Korolkova Earns Fulbright Award to Study in Mexico

April 13, 2015 | Baruch College

Baruch College student Anastasia Korolkova was awarded a U.S. Student Fulbright Study/Research Award to study in Mexico, where she plans to study the effectiveness of peer education as a youth empowerment tool in order to prevent adolescent pregnancy in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico.

Baruch College Is #1 in “Best Bang for the Buck” in NE, Ranks High Nationally Among Affordable Elite Colleges in New College Guide

April 8, 2015 | Baruch College

A new guide to choosing a college gives Baruch College top honors in its region as providing the “Best Bang for the Buck” for 2015. Baruch also ranked 26th on a list of “Affordable Elite” schools, and is one of 50 profiled as “Great but Overlooked Schools.”

Assistant Professor Regina A. Bernard-Carreno Selected Among “40 Under 40: Professors Who Inspire” by

March 25, 2015 | Baruch College

Regina A. Bernard-Carreno, Ph.D., of the Weissman School of Arts and Sciences at Baruch College, was recently selected among NerdScholar’s “40 Under 40: Professors Who Inspire.”

Baruch College Presents Sidney Harman Writer-In-Residence Elif Batuman

February 19, 2015 | Baruch College

The Sidney Harman Writer-In-Residence Program, part of the Weissman School of Arts and Sciences at Baruch College presents a reading and conversation with author Elif Batuman, Spring 2015 Harman-Writer-In-Residence.

Baruch College Hosts 10th Annual Burton Kossoff Business Leadership Lecture

February 19, 2015 | Baruch College

Baruch College welcomes Henry R. Kravis, Co-founder, Co-Chairman and CEO of Kohlberg Kravis Roberts and Company as keynote speaker of the 10th Annual Burton Kossoff Business Leadership Lecture.

Baruch College Presents Nonprofit Seminar “Social Impact Metrics For Attracting Investment”

February 17, 2015 | Baruch College

The Center for Nonprofit Strategy and Management, located in the School of Public Affairs at Baruch College and the National Executive Service Corps (NESC) present a nonprofit seminar “Social Impact Metrics for Attracting Investment” on Tuesday, February 24 from 4:00-6:00 p.m.

Baruch College Tackles “Crisis Reporting In A Volatile World”

February 17, 2015 | Baruch College

Presented by the Weissman School of Arts and Sciences at Baruch College, “Crisis Reporting in a Volatile World” will feature a panel of experienced war correspondents and photographers who will discuss the importance of crisis reporting in our increasingly globalized society.

Dr. Ingo Zachner Presents “Ephemeral Films: National Socialism in Austria”

February 10, 2015 | Baruch College

Baruch College will host a joint endeavor between the Austrian Film Museum and United States Holocaust Memorial Museum on Thursday, February 19, at 5:30 p.m. in The Skylight Room at 17 Lexington Avenue (Room 306).

Baruch College To Host “I Only Read It For The Cartoons: The New Yorker’s Most Brilliantly Twisted Artists” With Cartoonists Arnie Levin, Sam Gross And Richard Gehr”

February 10, 2015 | Baruch College

The Jewish Studies Center, located in the Weissman School of Arts and Sciences at Baruch College will host a “Conversation with Cartoonists: Arnie Levin, Sam Gross and Richard Gehr” on Thursday March 5 at 5:30 p.m.

Baruch College’s Weissman Center for International Business Hosts Forum with IBM’s Linda Sanford

February 9, 2015 | Baruch College

Baruch College’s Weissman Center for International Business invites you its Mitsui Lunchtime Forum with Linda Sanford, Former Senior Vice President for Enterprise Transformation for IBM.

Baruch College Welcomes Students from Chile for Entrepreneurship Training

January 28, 2015 | Baruch College

The Lawrence N. Field Center for Entrepreneurship at Baruch College is hosting a 10-day (January 19 – 30) program for students from Chile for the New York Entrepreneur Project where they will learn about starting their own businesses.

Student Teams to Present Final Ideas For CUNY-IBM Watson Case Competition

January 13, 2015 | Baruch College

Ten student teams from The City University of New York will present their final five-minute presentations on how to improve the future operations of higher education and New York City government services using the IBM Watson cognitive technology.

Baruch College Hosts CUNY Center for Student Entrepreneurship Demo Day

January 12, 2015 | Baruch College

Student entrepreneurs from the City University of New York presented their best pitch for a chance to win up to $15,000 at the CUNY Center for Student Entrepreneurship Demo Day, held at Baruch College on January 8.

Baruch College’s SEEK Program Receives Grant from The National Grid Foundation

January 8, 2015 | Baruch College

Baruch College’s SEEK Program was recently awarded a $15,000 grant to support the Summer Academy hosted by the SEEK Program.