Baruch College Provides “Best Bang for the Buck” In Northeast Region, Says Washington Monthly, Calling the School an “Urban Gem”

Baruch Moves from #3 to #1

Best Bang for the Buck badgeNEW YORK, NY – August 25, 2014 – In its September/October issue, Washington Monthly says that Baruch College ranks #1 in providing the “Best Bang for the Buck” in the Northeast region of the United States.

In a national news release announcing the new issue, the magazine described Baruch as an “urban gem”:

“Washington Monthly also rates colleges that are doing the best job of helping non-wealthy students attain marketable degrees at affordable prices. Schools that do well on this unique “Best Bang for the Buck” ranking range from well-known flagships like Ohio State and University of Washington-Seattle to urban gems like City University of New York’s Bernard Baruch College to smaller, regional institutions, like historically black Tougaloo College in Mississippi and Berea College in Kentucky. But many brand-name colleges, especially high-priced private schools, fare poorly on the list.” Continue reading

Baruch College Provides Industry-Based Rankings Of Corporate Social Responsibility Reports

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On Baruch College’s CSR-Sustainability Monitor

NEW YORK, NY- July 22, 2015 – As investors and other company stakeholders increasingly factor corporate social responsibility into their decision-making, Baruch College’s CSR-Sustainability Monitor provides industry-based rankings of the quality of CSR reports of 614 of the largest companies worldwide.

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Gilman Scholarships to Help Baruch Students Study in Hong Kong, Berlin, Amsterdam & France

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Baruch College students Nora Hristova ‘16, Jonathan Morales, Pamela Ozga ‘17, and Ruth Laryea-Walker ’16 have been awarded Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarships to study abroad for the fall 2015 semester. Nora was awarded $3,500 and Jonathan received $3,000, while Pamela and Ruth each received $2,500. All four Gilman recipients will be using their scholarships to study on Baruch College exchange programs at respectively the City University of Hong Kong, the Berlin School of Economics and Law, the University of Amsterdam and Jean Moulin University in Lyon, France.

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