Night Moves: Tales of Baruch’s Evening Session

Kaye Foster (’89) can’t help but smile as she thinks back on her time at Baruch College. “Long days,” she laughs, “and longer nights.” Ms. Foster’s experience was not unique. Like thousands of Baruch alumni, she attended the College’s Evening Session—a distinct, longstanding program that allowed students to work full time during the day while … Continue reading Night Moves: Tales of Baruch’s Evening Session

[dropcap sid="dropcap-1464369627"]L[/dropcap]ast March Barack Obama was the first U.S. president to visit Cuba in nearly 90 years. Not long ago, his history-making, three-day visit—the culmination of the diplomatic opening announced by him and Cuban President Raúl Castro in 2014—would have been unthinkable. Is President Obama in the vanguard? Yes, but Baruch College was ahead of … Continue reading

Fortune Seekers: Baruch Entrepreneurs

Entrepreneurs face myriad challenges, but they don’t have to go it alone, especially if they are students and alumni of Baruch College. The College has always been deeply committed to the role of developing entrepreneurs, realizing—counter to popular myths—that training and experience enhance entrepreneurs’ potential for building successful businesses. Entrepreneurship Excellence Begins at the College The … Continue reading Fortune Seekers: Baruch Entrepreneurs

Running the City: Alumni Help Chart New York City’s Course

While some Baruch College graduates pursue endeavors in far-flung locales, others find boundless opportunity right outside their alma mater’s doorstep—to the great benefit of the city Baruch calls home. Case in point: New York City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito (MPA ’95), New York City Fire Department Commissioner Daniel A. Nigro (’71) (above), and April Leong … Continue reading Running the City: Alumni Help Chart New York City’s Course