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.
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.
The Allen G. Aaronson Department of Marketing and International Business in the Zicklin School of Business at Baruch College is reaching new heights by launching new undergraduate and graduate programs in marketing analytics, designed to meet the industry’s increasing needs for data scientists and analysts in the marketing industry.
Baruch College students took 16 of the top 100 spots, including #1 in Institutional Investor’s 3rd Annual Student Analyst Competition. Matthew Feldman, a senior in the Zickin School of Business, took top honors in the competition that gives aspiring financiers access to simulated trading desks and $100,000 in virtual cash for investment.
Baruch College will celebrate its 2015 Commencement Exercises on Wednesday, June 3, at Barclays Center at 10:00 a.m. The speaker will be Errol Louis, the host of NY1’s “Inside City Hall” political program. Honorary degrees will be granted to David Krell (MBA ’71), the founder and chairman of International Securities Exchange, and to Luis Alberto Moreno, president of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB).