Category Archives: Education

American College and University Presidents’ Climate Commitment

In March 2013, Baruch College President Wallerstein signed the American College and University Presidents’ Climate Commitment (ACUPCC). ACUPCC begun in 2007 by a group of college and university presidents who were committed to bringing carbon neutrality and environmental sustainability education … Continue reading

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NYC’s Biodiversity

It might surprise you how many different species of animals and plants can be found in NYC’s urban environment! Check out the Biodiversity Assessment Handbook for NYC.

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Students Aim at College Portfolios

To Stop Climate Change, Students Aim at College Portfolios SWARTHMORE, Pa. — A group of Swarthmore College students is asking the school administration to take a seemingly simple step to combat pollution and climate change: sell off the endowment’s holdings … Continue reading

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Costa Rica Study Abroad

Hi everyone, below is the information of an interesting opportunity to study abroad in Costa Rica: Program Dates The Study Abroad Program will begin during the fall 2012 semester, with an orientation and a weekend sustainability retreat held in October, … Continue reading

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Welcome Baruch Freshmen!

Welcome Baruch Freshmen, hope you enjoyed our presentation during the convocation and took something from it. Please help us make Baruch a greener and better campus! Download the convocation presentation PowerPoint file here: Freshmen Convocation Links in the presentation: http://baruchconnect.com/ … Continue reading

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