News

Are you an entrepreneur, or want to be one? Join us at the Student Entrepreneur Resource Fair!

As a CUNY student, you have a wealth of FREE resources at your fingertips to help you start and run your own business. From CUNY-run business accelerator programs to pitch competitions and business advising, makerspaces and more. Join us on Tuesday, October 17 to meet with fellow student entrepreneurs as well as staff from CUNY […]

Get involved in Baruch’s premier creativity and design competition

Lagging subways, traffic, overcrowding, pollution – what if you could solve some of NYC’s biggest problems? Now is your chance to design and prototype creative solutions to issues that matter to you.   The MakerHub is launching the Learn| Make| Play Challenge 2017, Baruch’s premier creativity and design competition. We encourage you to explore our […]

CUNY Startups is hosting its first ever hackathon this month! Find out how you can get involved

They’ve just rebranded as CUNY Startups (formerly the CUNY Center for Student Entrepreneurship) and now they’re about to host the first ever CUNY hackathon. This weekend-long 17 hour sprint convenes students from all 25 CUNY schools and from a range of majors, backgrounds and interests to design and build apps intended to make life easier […]

Project Elevate: The Rise of MakerHub at Baruch College

Dear makers, DIY enthusiasts, students and/or reader, The onset of summer break elicits a sigh of relief from college students, the anticipation of travel excursions, and warmth in the summer sun. Here at the MakerHub (the premier makerspace at CUNY Baruch), we have been busy scheming away to bring forth an exciting, productive and eventful Fall […]

The Center for Teaching and Learning is hiring!

Instructional Technology Fellow: Vocat Coordinator Baruch College is hiring a college intern to help administer Vocat, a home­grown tool that facilitates feedback on multimedia projects. The coordinator will work 20 hours/week to assist faculty and staff members on implementation and support. Vocat (http://vocat.io) allows faculty and students to upload video, audio, and photos directly into the web […]

Apply to the Summer 2016 Baruch Entrepreneurial Intern Fellowship!

Unpaid internships raise a dilemma: should you consent to work without compensation for the sake of gaining experience? Experts estimate that at least half a million Americans hold unpaid internships each year. But the rise of the “intern economy” in a weakened job market disadvantages those who can’t afford to work without pay. The Weissman Center for International […]

Look out for these exciting CUNY startup events this May

Students may already be gearing up for final exams and summer getaways, but the CUNY startup scene is as bustling as ever. As an aspiring entrepreneur, the best way to perfect your own pitch is to learn by example and participate in startup events and competitions. Who knows, next semester you could be the one pitching! […]

Are you considering graduate school? We have an opportunity for you

In a job market where a Master’s degree is the new Bachelor’s, recent graduates are finding more reasons to go straight to grad school. Qualified seniors at Baruch College now have the opportunity to apply for the MS in Entrepreneurship program without having to take the GMAT. This opportunity is open to Zicklin and non-Zicklin undergraduates with […]

The Field Center welcomes entrepreneurship delegates from Egypt

This April, the Field Center received several special guests from Egypt that have built and established successful startups. Our Field Fellow, Mohamed Hassan, welcomed them in Arabic and introduced them to our Maker Hub initiative and its tie-in with entrepreneurship with respect to design, prototyping and creative expression. The Maker Hub offers weekly workshops in […]

Entrepreneurship honors society launches video pitch competition

Have you participated in an business plan competition or other entrepreneurship-related competition? Sigma Nu Tau, the entrepreneurship honors society at Baruch College, is launching a national program to recognize the value of an entrepreneurship education in propelling student-run businesses forward. How To Enter: One winning team from each of the 19 participating colleges and universities will […]

css.php