Baruch Named A “Best-Bang-For-Your-Buck” College by Washington Monthly

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Baruch ranked #3 in the Best-Bang-For-The-Buck category in the 2014 Washington Monthly College Rankings. Washington Monthly’s college rankings measure institutions based on civic engagement, research and social mobility. The publication gives high marks to institutions that contribute to society, enroll low-income students, help them graduate and don’t charge a fortune to attend.

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Meet John Liu: The Professor Who Was NYC Comptroller

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Through the leadership of Dr. David Birdsell, Dean of the School of Public Affairs, Baruch continues to strengthen its academic programs by inviting practitioners from government and nonprofit organizations to share their expertise with students. In January 2014, John Liu became an adjunct faculty member in financial management in Baruch’s School of Public Affairs. Click below to learn more about the class experience from John and his students.

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Winners of 12th Annual CUNY IVE SmartPitch Challenge Announced

Aditya Kumarakrishnan, a senior at Queens College and creator of Tesla Truck,  holds the winning check for $10,000.

Aditya Kumarakrishnan, a senior at Queens College and creator of Tesla Truck, holds the winning check for $10,000.

After months of competition, the CUNY Institute for Virtual Enterprise and the Lawrence N. Field Center for Entrepreneurship hosted the finale of the 12th Annual CUNY IVE SmartPitch Challengeon June 5 at CUNY Central. The top 12 student entrepreneurial teams from NYC colleges made their presentations and the winner was Aditya Kumarakrishnan, a Physics and Math major at Queens College.

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