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“The Most Tolerant Professor Award”

“The Most Tolerant Professor Award”

Goes to Vincent Skudrna

11/03/2015  |  No Comments

It’s been more than 40 years since their student-professor classroom banter, and alumnus Richard Friedman (’72) realizes Professor Vincent Skudrna is deserving of overdue thanks ...

Bringing Ideas to Fruition

Bringing Ideas to Fruition

The Field Center's Makerspace Initiative

10/02/2015  |  No Comments

Fresh and innovative, Baruch’s Makerspace encourages students’ critical thinking and creativity across the curriculum ...

Bringing Ideas to Fruition

Bringing Ideas to Fruition

The Field Center’s Makerspace Initiative

10/16/2015  |  No Comments

Fresh and innovative, Baruch’s Makerspace encourages students’ critical thinking and creativity across the curriculum ...

Hoop Dreams Become Reality for Jessica Duleba (’14)

Hoop Dreams Become Reality for Jessica Duleba (’14)

Former Bearcat Finds Success in the Pros

08/11/2015  |  No Comments

This two-time CUNY MVP and former Baruch standout has taken her talents to the pros and will be playing in France for the 2015-16 season ...

Molding the Future

Molding the Future

Frances Murphy (MBA ’97) Makes an Impact through EOC Program

06/25/2015  |  No Comments

This outstanding alumna, and former director of graduate admissions in the Zicklin School of Business, is an active mentor in Baruch’s unique Executives on Campus (EOC) program, allowing her to mentor students and share her expertise ...

Swimming with the Sharks

Swimming with the Sharks

A Q&A with Shark Tank Contestant Brittany Hodak (MS '10)

05/07/2015  |  No Comments

This alumna and her business partner appeared on the April 24 episode of ABC’s hit show Shark Tank and made an enviable $725,000 deal with sharks Robert Herjavec and Lori Greiner for a 17.5% share of their company ...

How Sweet It Is

How Sweet It Is

Alumna Adds Unique Twist to the Ice Cream Business

06/02/2015  |  No Comments

Renisa Satrijo boldly chose to abandon her career in the pharmaceutical industry to pursue her hobby professionally: making delicious ice cream. Her company, Sugar Mama Desserts, has found success in the Bay Area, specializing in exotic flavors like black sesame, avocado, and fresh durian ...

Social Entrepreneur Anat Gerstein

Social Entrepreneur Anat Gerstein

Alumna Founder of a Full-Service Communications Firm

06/09/2015  |  No Comments

Before founding the eponymously named full-service communications firm Anat Gerstein, Inc., this School of Public Affairs alumna had tried unsuccessfully to start her own business. Of that first attempt, she says, “I didn’t have enough contacts, nor did I have the discipline to pull it off" ...

Soap Star

Soap Star

Hawaiian Entrepreneur and Baruch Alumna Aoi Kawano

06/09/2015  |  No Comments

What keeps Pualani Soap Hawaii customers coming back? Good-quality products, says the Baruch alumna who founded the business in 2013 ...

Entrepreneur Yan Revzin (’16)

Entrepreneur Yan Revzin (’16)

Current Student & CEO of FortuneCookieAdvertising.com

06/09/2015  |  No Comments

This twenty-something entrepreneur advises those interested in starting a venture: "You have to be willing to take risks. If you waste time worrying about why something might not work out, you will never get started. . . . But never be afraid to try something" ...