Class Notes

A Queen and Her Courtship

A Queen and Her Courtship

Pearl Gnesin Ribet ’46 Remembers a Unique Baruch Moment

11/04/2014  |  No Comments

Nearly 70 years ago, on the evening of May 4, 1945, Pearl Gnesin, an upper senior majoring in advertising and retailing at City College Downtown (today’s Baruch), was crowned “Campus Queen of New York City" ...

Twins Spin Discs

Twins Spin Discs

Frank (’85) and Michael Antonucci (’85) Help SPA Celebrate

11/04/2014  |  No Comments

Alumni DJs alumni provide entertainment for Public Affairs party ...

Family of Mann

Family of Mann

Mishkin Gallery Exhibition with an Alumni Twist

11/04/2014  |  No Comments

Exhibition featured artwork by Kenneth Munowitz, brother of alumnus Milton Mann (’51) ...

In Memoriam: Fall 2014–Winter 2015

In Memoriam: Fall 2014–Winter 2015

11/06/2014  |  No Comments

The College community mourns the loss of more than 80 alumni ...

Remembering the Beaver Statue Dedication & Mr. Baruch

Remembering the Beaver Statue Dedication & Mr. Baruch

by Dr. Anita A. Varesio Lohman (’62)

11/06/2014  |  No Comments

This alumna from the 1960s remembers an important day in the life of the College: the dedication of a statue honoring the then-mascot Bennie the Beaver. The bonus: Meeting college namesake Bernard Baruch ...

Going the Distance

Going the Distance

Alumni Take Marathons in Stride

10/07/2014  |  No Comments

Baruchians are known for going the distance. Alumni runners from the 1950s through the 2010s share their reasons and inspirations for challenging themselves ...

Tribute to Living Legend Irving Greger

Tribute to Living Legend Irving Greger

Distinguished Alumna Inspired by Faculty Leader

09/02/2014  |  No Comments

An alumna from the Class of 1962 recalls how Baruch administrator Irving Greger's example changed her life ...

A Ticker Love Story

A Ticker Love Story

Newspaper Was the Setting for Romance

01/08/2014  |  No Comments

With the help of a tap of a desk ruler, this relationship soon measured up ...

Another Memory of Mannie Saxe (’23)

Another Memory of Mannie Saxe (’23)

Eli Mason (’40) Remembered Professor, Mentor, and Friend

01/08/2014  |  No Comments

This famously outspoken accountant has nothing but praise for Baruch legend and his mentor Dean Emanuel Saxe (’23). This year the College celebrates the 90th anniversary of Saxe's graduation ...

Can You Dig It?

Can You Dig It?

Class Ring Lost and Found

05/01/2014  |  No Comments

Metal-detecting—a modern-day form of treasure hunting—resulted in the discovery of a lost Baruch class ring on an island in Mexico ...

He Asked the Right Questions

He Asked the Right Questions

Dr. Robert Brooks (’64) Remembers Professor John Bauer

12/23/2013  |  No Comments

Baruch Psychology Professor John Bauer is still this alumnus’s inspiration for paying it forward with “timely words and small gestures” ...

The Spirit of CCNY in the Sky

The Spirit of CCNY in the Sky

Seventy Years Ago...

01/08/2014  |  No Comments

Two WWII marine vessels and one fighter plane proudly bore names close to the heart of Baruchians ...

Consciousness Raiser Tanuja Ramchal

Consciousness Raiser Tanuja Ramchal

Double Alumna Offers Tips for Living Your Best Life

06/13/2014  |  No Comments

The former finance major with an MBA in CIS jumped off the corporate ladder and embarked on a journey of self-discovery. Today, she's a lifestyle and productivity coach and the founder of The Conscious Life Project ...

Girl Meets Boy—Meets Bernard Baruch

Girl Meets Boy—Meets Bernard Baruch

Harriet Borah Leib (’54, MS ’58) and George Leib (’54)

01/09/2014  |  No Comments

When Bernard Baruch and school administrators caught these two ’50s lovebirds smooching on the 2nd floor balcony of 17 Lex, the young couple felt sure they'd be expelled ...

Faculty In Memoriam

Faculty In Memoriam

Accountancy Professor Martin Mellman (’49)

02/05/2014  |  No Comments

When this alumnus completed his PhD from NYU, he fielded offers from many prestigious business schools. He chose his alma mater, Baruch, saying, "I want to go home" ...