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Mikhail Gershovich, Director,
Bernard L. Schwartz Communication Institute, Baruch College
|9:40 a.m.||WELCOME & OPENING
Mitchel Wallerstein, President, Baruch College
|9:50 a.m.||KEYNOTE PRESENTATION
Mignon Fogarty, Grammar Girl blogger and author
|11:00 a.m.||MORNING ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSIONS START|
|12:15 a.m.||MORNING ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSIONS RESUME|
|2:15 p.m.||WORKSHOP: “Speak to Write/Write to Speak”
Peter Elbow, Professor Emeritus of English at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, and author of Vernacular Eloquence: What Speech Can Bring to Writing.
|3:30 p.m.||KEYNOTE: “Person, Place, Thing”
Randy Cohen, former New York Times columnist, hosts a panel of Baruch students
|4:45 p.m.||CLOSING REMARKS
David Birdsell, Dean, School of Public Affairs, Baruch College
|5:00 p.m.||PROGRAM CLOSES|
|6:00 p.m.||COCKTAILS AND DINNER
The Players Club, 16 Gramercy Park South
|7:00 p.m.||DINNER ADDRESS: A Conversation with Bernard L. Schwartz
Bernard L. Schwartz, chairman and CEO, BLS Investments, LLC
Interviewed by Leigh Gallagher, Assistant Managing Editor, Fortune