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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.


April 29, 2015 | Audio, Baruch College, Medgar Evers College

The Freshman Year Program and the Caribbean Research Center, in collaboration with the International Consortium of Caribbean Professionals, USA, presents a lecture on education and globalization on Thursday, April 30, 2015.

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.