Two hundred 17 Lex Society members and their guests experienced deep-sea adventures in the heart of Times Square on Wednesday, Oct. 10. This year’s annual 17 Lex Society Reception was held at “National Geographic Encounter: Ocean Odyssey” and featured a talk by David Gruber, PhD, Baruch Presidential Professor of Biology and Environmental Science, who served as chief science officer for the immersive, virtual experience.
Membership in the 17 Lex Society, one of the College’s giving societies, reached an all-time high of more than 1,000 members in 2017–18. Learn more at baruch.cuny.edu/17Lex. Members enjoy special VIP events with plenty of opportunities to network with peers and campus leaders.