Register for Subotnick Financial Services Center Workshops

Prof. Phillips Teaching in SFSCA limited series of Subotnick Financial Services Center workshops will be conducted virtually in the Fall semester. Members of the Baruch community may register using the Newman Library’s workshop form.

After you register, you will receive a link to join the session on Zoom the day prior to the session.

Registrants need a personal computer or laptop with access to a Baruch Zoom account.

Recordings of the sessions will be made available after the event.SFSC Workshop Schedule Fall 2020




Bloomberg I: Introduction to Bloomberg Professional for Equities
This workshop will introduce participants to the Bloomberg Professional service, a leading source of real-time and historical financial information. Bloomberg I explores navigation within the Bloomberg system and focuses on finding information in the equity markets. Participants should gain a basic understanding of the Bloomberg operating environment as well as the financial information found within the Bloomberg Professional service. The content of this tutorial should not be construed as investment advice.

FactSet I: Introduction to Equity Research
The FactSet I workshop is an introduction to the FactSet service, a leading source of real-time and historical financial information. FactSet I covers navigation within the FactSet system and focuses on equity markets and researching public companies.

S&P Capital IQ
This workshop provides an introductory overview of this resource for stock prices and financial data for publicly traded companies, industries and commodities; private companies, U.S. and international markets for research and analytics.

Bloomberg Excel Add-In
The Bloomberg II workshop is an introduction to the Bloomberg Excel Add-in and focuses on working with Bloomberg data within Microsoft Excel. Attendees should take the Bloomberg I workshop as a pre-requisite.

Futures / Options
1. Futures: Introducing practical examples of the monitoring and analysis of commodity, currency or index futures contracts, using data and functions of the Bloomberg or FactSet software.
2. Options: Introducing function, use, monitoring and analysis of options contracts with Bloomberg or FactSet software.

How to Reserve a Quiet Study Space on Campus

Dining Hall

NVC Dining Hall as Quiet Study Space

Baruch College is providing quiet study spaces for students.  At this this time there are 2 locations on the first floor of the Newman Vertical Campus:

  • Multi-Purpose Room – 21 seats
  • Dining Room/Cafeteria – 37 seats

Students may reserve a seat in either space for a four-hour time slot (8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. or 2:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.) using the reservation system.

Users of the quiet study spaces must follow the University’s Student Conduct Protocol.

Please note that quiet study spaces are not in the Library or managed by the Library.

The Quiet Study spaces will be cleared of all occupants at 12:00 noon each day for cleaning before the afternoon session. The spaces will be cleared again at 6:00 p.m. to clean them for use on the following morning.

No food or drink may be brought into any of the Quiet Study spaces.

Students who use the multi-purpose room should use the 25th Street entrance to the Newman Vertical Campus.  Students who use the Cafeteria space should use the 24th Street entrance.

Submission of a reservation request will generate an automated email response with instructions to download the Everbridge health screening app. Visitors must complete a Symptom Checker in Everbridge on the day of each visit to ensure that the information provided is current. To gain entry, the visitor must show a result approving access, and a valid Baruch identification card to Public Safety officers. The ID Center is open on a regular schedule to issue ID cards to new students.

All students  have been pre-registered with Everbridge. Please follow the instructions below to set-up your account in advance of your visit.

Instructions for Using the Everbridge Health Screening App

The Everbridge app is available for your smartphone in the associated app stores: Apple Store and Google Play. Please use this Instructional Guide for accessing and using the app. Visitors should follow the Visitors’ Guide for instructions on entering the campus.

One-time Setup for Everbridge

  1. Navigate to the App store on your phone and search for Everbridge.
  2. Download, install, and open the Everbridge app.
  3. Click Find an Organization or subscription button on the Everbridge splash page.
  4. Search for CUNY. Select the CUNY – Health Screening option. Do not choose NYAlert.
  5. You will be taken to the CUNY Web Applications Login page. Log in using your CUNYLogin credentials. (Username:
  6. Set your notification preferences and click the Done button.

Completing a Symptom Checker in Everbridge

  1. Within the Everbridge app, click the Shield icon in the bottom right corner. If you do not see the Shield icon, restart the app.
  2. Click the Symptom Checker icon.
  3. Go through the questionnaire, answer all five questions, and click Submit.