Honors Events

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  Fall 2012 Honors Events



10/11/12           All Baruch Graduate Information Session. 12:30 – 2:00 PM, NVC 1-170, Multipurpose Room

10/18/12          Cohort Meeting: Seniors. 1-2:15PM Meet in NVC room 3-165

10/23/12          Graduate School Application and Essay Writing Workshop: Honors Study Room, 12:45-2PM RSVP

10/25/12          Cohort Meeting: Juniors. 1-2:15PM Meet in NVC room 3-165

11/1/12              Cohort Meeting: Sophomores. 1-2:15PM Meet in NVC room 3-165

11/16/12             Friday Foray with Christina Chala. Museum of American Indian. 1-3PM, Meet at Honors Office Room 306 RSVP

12/17-12/20     Stress Free Week: Free coffee, tea and snacks all week. Honors Program Office

Going Abroad? Student Panel and Workshop

Come hear honors students share their study abroad experiences, and help plan yours!

Bring your questions, such as: How do I select a program? How do I apply? How do I plan my classes? What’s it like to live in another country? How do I find funding?

Light snacks will be provided.

Feel free to bring your lunch. Please RSVP!

Event: Going Abroad? Student Panel and Workshop
Date: Thursday, September 27
Time: 12:45 PM – 2:00 PM
Location: Honors Study Room@ 137 East 25th Street, Room 308
Host: Christina Chala, Honors Advisor

Free Thinking Lunches

Free Thinking Lunch events are faculty-led discussions on various research topics and disciplines. This lunch discussion series gives scholars opportunities to meet with faculty in an informal setting outside of class. 

Deborah Balk is Professor at the Baruch School of Public Affairs and Associate Director of the CUNY Institute for Demographic Research. Her research focuses on urbanization, population, poverty, and environmental interactions. Bring your questions!

For those of you who want to do some background reading before the lunch, here’s an article to read: The rising tide

Event: Free Thinking Lunch with Dr. Deborah Balk
Date: Tuesday, October 2, 2012
Time: 12:45 PM – 1:45 PM
Location: Weinstein Honors Lounge @ 17 Lexington Ave, Room 903
RSVP  for our Free Thinking Lunch with Professor Balk and reserve your lunch today!

Friday Forays/Cultural Event requirement!

  • October 5th Friday Foray with Dr. Jody Clark Vaisman: Tenement Museum “Sweatshop Workers” tour.  RSVP.  Meet at 10:30AM in the Honors office.  Students are invited to join Jody at Madison Square Park Eats, a food cart festival, after the tour.
  • November 2nd Friday Foray with Christina Chala. Museum of American Indian. 1-3PM, Meet at Honors Office Room 306. RSVP

Community Service Events

Baruch Annual Volunteer Fair

Save the Date! Get those community service opportunities right here!

Event:Volunteer Fair
Date: Thursday, 10/04/2012
Time: 12:30PM – 2:00PM
Location: Multipurpose Room, NVC 1-170
Past events
9/14/12           Friday Foray with Nancy Aries: 5 Pointz
9/20/12           Free Thinking Lunch with Professor Molly Kern: The Art of Negotiation: Tips to make you a more confident and successful negotiator.
10/5/12            Friday Foray: Tenement Museum “Sweatshop Workers” tour with Jody Clark Vaisman: 10:30AM-12:30PM, Meet at Honors Office Room 306 at 10:30 AM. RSVP required.