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Siemionko encourages women to take charge
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Siemionko encourages women to take charge

Katherine Siemionko, head organizer of the Women’s March on New York City, led an event titled “An Empowered Woman” on Tuesday, March 21, during club hours. The objective of the event was to discuss how to avoid recurrent drawbacks that prevent women from achieving success and how to take charge of their careers. Siemionko opened…

Edit-a-thon fills in the blanks of women’s history
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Edit-a-thon fills in the blanks of women’s history

The Equality Archive Women’s History Wikipedia Edit-a-thon took place at Baruch College on Thursday, March 9, during club hours. This was an all-day event dedicated to improving Wikipedia entries on topics linked to the people, history and issues surrounding women’s history in the United States. The objective of the Equality Archive Women’s History Edit-a-thon was…

VSA introduces Vietnamese culture to Baruch
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VSA introduces Vietnamese culture to Baruch

The Vietnamese Student Association presented a series of workshops featuring elements of Vietnamese culture to attendees of “Passage to Vietnam” on Thursday, March 16, during club hours, in the Multipurpose Room. With the event, VSA aimed to facilitate conversation and foster cultural exchange between students at Baruch College and Vietnam’s culture. VSA members created tri-fold…

Women’s History Month commences with lobby event
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Women’s History Month commences with lobby event

Baruch College kicked off Women’s History Month with an Opening Ceremony event on Thursday, March 2, during club hours. The event’s aim was to celebrate the strength of women. Students who attended enjoyed desserts, fun activities and giveaways. Josephina Ragon, the activities adviser at the Office of Student Life, explained that the idea for this…

Baruch faculty share experiences on Peace Corps Day
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Baruch faculty share experiences on Peace Corps Day

Baruch College students and faculty alike gained insight into the world of international development thanks to a panel discussion on the Peace Corps held on March 1. The event featured a discussion with Returned Peace Corps Volunteers teaching and working in Baruch. The event began with an introduction by moderator Teresa Liu, who volunteered in…

Student delegates lobby for CUNY in Albany
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Student delegates lobby for CUNY in Albany

Student delegates selected by the Undergraduate Student Government attended the New York State Association of Black and Puerto Rican Legislators 46th Annual Legislative Conference to lobby to members of congress on behalf of CUNY-wide issues. Year after year, the most sought-after issue is the battle to win a perpetual tuition freeze for all CUNY students….

UCLA celebrates Lunar New Year with annual event
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UCLA celebrates Lunar New Year with annual event

The Multipurpose Room was filled to capacity on Feb. 23 as students gathered to eat, play games and watch guest performances at the United Chinese Language Association of Baruch College’s seventh annual “Lunar New Year Festival.” Lunar New Year is the celebration of the first day of the lunar calendar and is a term that…

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