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SmartPitch Challenge Kick-Off Generates Excitement Among 2014 Participants

February 7, 2014 | Baruch College

MEDIA ADVISORY NEW YORK, NY-February 7, 2014 – More than 200 students from the City University of New York (CUNY), faculty and members of New York City’s business community attended the kick-off event for the 12th Annual IVE SmartPitch Challenge, hosted by Baruch College and the Lawrence N. Field Center for Entrepreneurship. The Smart Pitch […]

Baruch College Welcomes Wall Street Veteran and Author Larry Doyle for Presentation “In Bed with Wall Street”

February 6, 2014 | Baruch College

NEW YORK, NY – February 6, 2014 – The Robert Zicklin Center for Corporate Integrity at Baruch College’s Zicklin School of Business will host a presentation by author Larry Doyle on his new book, “In Bed with Wall Street: The Conspiracy Crippling Our Global Economy.” The event is co-sponsored by The New York Chapter of […]

Baruch College Receives $312,500 Grant to Support Financial Women’s Association Mentoring Program

February 3, 2014 | Baruch College

Baruch College was awarded a $312,500 multi-year gift from the Financial Women’s Association in support of a mentoring program for female students at the College.

Captured Objects: Prints by Devorah Boxer

January 29, 2014 | Baruch College

Baruch College presents the exhibition Captured Objects: Prints by Devorah Boxer at the Mishkin Gallery from Friday, February 14 to March 12, 2014. An opening reception will take place on Thursday, February 13, from 6:00-8:00 p.m.

Building a Fourth Wave of HIV/AIDS Activism: An Activist-Scholar Panel Discussion

January 29, 2014 | Baruch College

Baruch College’s Center for Nonprofit Strategy and Managementand the HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies at Columbia University invite you to its next seminar, Building a Fourth Wave of HIV/AIDS Activism: An Activist-Scholar Panel Discussion on Monday, February 3.

Baruch Associate Professor David Gruber Uncovers Secrets of Biofluorescent Sealife

January 17, 2014 | Baruch College

National Science Foundation Publishes Professor’s Research The Covert World of Fish Biofluorescence: A Phylogenetically Widespread and Phenotypically Variable Phenomenon NEW YORK, NY-January 17, 2014 – A series of expeditions to the Bahamas and the Solomon Islands has led David Gruber, Associate Professor of Biology at Baruch College to discover bioflourescence in fish and

Baruch Professor Prakash Sethi Among Top 100 Thought Leaders in Trustworthy Business 2014

January 16, 2014 | Baruch College

  MEDIA ADVISORY     BARUCH PROFESSOR PRAKASH SETHI AMONG TOP 100 THOUGHT LEADERS IN TRUSTWORTHY BUSINESS 2014     NEW YORK, NY-January 16, 2014 – S. Prakash Sethi, University Distinguished Professor of Management in the Zicklin School of Business, has been recently recognized among the Top 100 Thought Leaders in Trustworthy Business, by Trust […]

Baruch MBA Student Elizabeth Alpern Named to Forbes “30 Under 30″

January 10, 2014 | Baruch College, Uncategorized

Student Entrepreneur Achieves Flavorful Feat with The Gefilteria   NEW YORK, NY-January 10, 2014 –Student entrepreneurs at Baruch College often find success when their business idea becomes a reality. Sometimes that success earns high-profile recognition by the business industry. Such is the case for Elizabeth Alpern, a student in the part-time MBA program in the […]

Baruch College and The Lawrence N. Field Center for Entrepreneurship Host South American Students for 10-Day Entrepreneurship Program

January 9, 2014 | Baruch College

NEW YORK, NY – January 9, 2014 – The Lawrence N. Field Center for Entrepreneurship at Baruch College is welcoming undergraduate students from the Universidad Technologica de Chile for the second annual New York Entrepreneur Project, January 6-17. “This 10-day program has been designed as a ‘crash course’ in financial literacy and entrepreneurship,” explains Monica […]

The Institute for Virtual Enterprise and Baruch College Host 12th Annual SmartPitch Challenge

January 9, 2014 | Baruch College

Partnership with Verizon Foundation Offers CUNY Student Entrepreneurs Prizes and Mentoring to Launch Business Ventures  NEW YORK, NY-January 9, 2014 – This spring a diverse group of young entrepreneurs from the City University of New York will compete in the 12th Annual IVE SmartPitch Challenge, hosted by Baruch College and the Lawrence N. Field Center […]

Baruch College Welcomes Alex Rovt, President and CEO, IBE Trade Corporation to Discuss “Buying in on Wall Street”

January 7, 2014 | Baruch College

An Exclusive Conversation on Real Estate Investing and the Global Economy   NEW YORK, NY- January 7, 2014 – The Steven L. Newman Real Estate Institute, part of the Zicklin School of Business at Baruch College will host  billionaire philanthropist and industrialist Alex Rovt, President and CEO of IBE Trade Corporation, for a conversation regarding […]

Baruch College MPA Graduates Earn New York Excelsior Service Fellowships

January 7, 2014 | Baruch College

12 Graduates Awarded State Government Positions Through Inaugural Program NEW YORK, NY- January 7, 2014 – Baruch College’s  School of Public Affairs is proud to announce that 12 of its recent Masters in Public Administration graduates have been selected to participate in the inaugural Excelsior Service Fellowship Program, through the Office of New York Governor […]

Baruch College Hosts “Truth Be Told:” A Cross-Disciplinary Exploration of Finding Facts Moderated by Geneva Overholser

December 30, 2013 | Baruch College

 NEW YORK, NY – December 30, 2013 – In a media landscape full of false equivalency, have we lost sight of the existence and value of facts? How are facts identified and tested in medicine, business, law and journalism and what can we all learn about information quality? The Weissman School of Arts and Sciences […]

Baruch College MBA Program Ranks Among Top 100 U.S. MBA Programs by Poets & Quants

December 9, 2013 | Baruch College

For the fourth year in a row, Baruch College’s Full-Time MBA Program in the Zicklin School of Business is ranked among the Poets & Quants Top 100 US MBA Programs, ranking at #75 this year, up from #77 last year.

Baruch College and Citizens Union Host City Council Speaker Forum November 20

November 13, 2013 | Baruch College

NEW YORK, NY-November 13, 2013 – Who will be the next City Council Speaker? Baruch College’s School of Public Affairs and Citizens Union are hosting a City Council Speaker Forum that will feature an open discussion with the candidates for City Council Speaker, the second most powerful position in New York City government. The forum […]

Baruch College Hosts 8th Annual Audit Conference: Ensuring Integrity

November 12, 2013 | Baruch College

NEW YORK, NY – November 12, 2013 – The Robert Zicklin Center for Corporate Integrity at Baruch College invites business and academic professionals to hear from accounting policy setters during the 8th Annual Audit Conference, “Ensuring Integrity” on December 5. The event is co-sponsored by the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy’s (NASBA) Center […]

Baruch College’s Steven Newman Real Estate Institute Presents: “Building Better: Boosting Your Construction Project’s Bottom Line”

November 8, 2013 | Baruch College

NEW YORK, NY- November 8, 2013 – The Steven L. Newman Real Estate Institute at Baruch College and media partner Real Estate Weekly will host a roundtable discussion on November 13 featuring leading New York builders, developers and industry leaders. The program will focus on best practices for building New York’s top projects, which have […]

November 6, 2013 | Baruch College

  NEW YORK, NY – November 6, 2013 –  The Robert Zicklin Center for Corporate Integrity at Baruch College will host Cornell University Law Professor Lynn Stout and NYU Law School Professor  Barry Adler. In her recent book, The Shareholder Value Myth, Professor Stout argues that corporations place too much emphasis on increasing their stock […]

Baruch College Welcomes Former Congressman Bob Inglis to Present: “Putting Free Enterprise to Work on Energy and Climate”

November 1, 2013 | Baruch College

  NEW YORK, NY – November 1, 2013 –  The Robert Zicklin Center for Corporate Integrity at Baruch College will present a public lecture by former U.S. Congressman Bob Inglis, titled “Putting Free Enterprise to Work on Energy and Climate.” Inglis, who is the director of the Energy and Enterprise Initiative (E & EI), will […]

Baruch College Hosts Lecture on Equality and Justice

October 28, 2013 | Baruch College

With the recent headlines on stop and frisk, Baruch College’s School of Public Affairs welcomes Jeffrey Fagan, PhD, as the guest speaker of the Lillie and Nathan Ackerman Lecture Series on Thursday, November 21. Fagan will lead the discussion titled Indignities of Order Maintenance Policing.