News / June 25, 2018 Even in summer, work never stops for the average Baruch student

During the summer heat, while some would rather be outside, many Baruch College students are found indoors working full-time or interning at top-tier companies across the city. This begs the questions of whether these students will miss school amid their busy schedules or if they would prefer to not walk through the halls of Baruch...

News / June 25, 2018 Baruch provost speaks candidly on decision to extend the social Greek life moratorium

Baruch College Senior Vice President of Academic Affairs and Provost David P. Christy reiterated his stance against social Greek life on campus in an hour-long interview with The Ticker. While he does not have the power to ban social fraternities and sororities outright — only the Undergraduate Student Government or a change to the CUNY...

News / May 15, 2018 Baruch’s 5-year plan is explained

A feedback forum was held on Wednesday, May 9, to discuss the draft of the 2018-2023 Strategic Plan. David Christy, provost and vice chair of the Strategic Plan Steering Committee, held the forum along with Kenya Lee, the committee’s interim chief of staff. An email was sent out to Baruch College students, but only one...

News / May 15, 2018 Tournament raises money for cancer

Determination was strong, spirits were high and intentions were pure at the 4th Annual 3-on-3 Charity Basketball Tournament organized by Baruch College’s National Association of Black Accountants held on May 10 in the Baruch gymnasium. NABA organized the Charity Basketball Tournament to raise money for the American Cancer Society. Various members of NABA Baruch as...

News / May 15, 2018 WICC shares Caribbean culture during ‘Cultural Explosion’

The West Indian Culture Club hosted its “Cultural Explosion” event as part of Baruch College’s “Caribbean Week ‘Back to The Islands’” festivities. The event took place on May 10 during club hours and consisted of eating, dancing and listening to traditional Caribbean music. Caribbean Week kicked off with an opening ceremony called “Monday Madness” and...

News / May 15, 2018 Blue Notes showcase features two other CUNY a cappella groups

The Baruch College Blue Notes held their spring showcase on May 7 in the Engelman Recital Hall located in the Baruch Performing Arts Center. The showcase featured several performances from members of the a cappella group as well as the Macaulay Triplets and the Queens College iTones. The entire show was hosted by sophomore Joshua...

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Baruch Believes elected as next USG
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Baruch Believes elected as next USG

The Baruch Believes party, along with their presidential candidate Daniel Dornbaum, won the 2016 USG elections. A total of 1,731 ballots were cast in this year’s election, as announced by the Student Election Review Committee in their unofficial election results on Thursday, April 14. Only 1,694 undergraduate students voted for the two presidential candidates, Dornbaum and…

USG candidates address concerns at 2016 debates
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USG candidates address concerns at 2016 debates

This year’s Baruch College 2016 USG Debate, hosted by The Ticker, allowed the two USG presidential candidates, Daniel Dornbaum and Jibreel Jalloh, along with vice presidential members of the Baruch Believes party, to address the concerns of students. Moderated by Thomas Seubert, managing editor of The Ticker, the debates, held on Thurs. April 7 in…

Lawmakers in Albany elect to freeze CUNY tuition
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Lawmakers in Albany elect to freeze CUNY tuition

In what could only be described as a victory for CUNY students, state lawmakers rejected Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s proposal to extend the Rational Tuition Plan. Noticeably absent from the budget, meanwhile, were funds for a PSC-CUNY contract. The decision to freeze tuition seemed surprising to many; CUNY was at risk of losing $485 million in…

Caroline Kennedy touts studying abroad with CUNY at panel
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Caroline Kennedy touts studying abroad with CUNY at panel

U.S. ambassador Caroline Kennedy, Assistant Secretary of State for Educational and Cultural Affairs Evan Ryan and CUNY students held a panel Wednesday to discuss the importance of studying abroad. The event, hosted by the U.S. State Department at the Newman Library, began with a few remarks from Executive Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs Vita Rabinowitz….

CUNY student leaders hold rally for tuition freeze
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CUNY student leaders hold rally for tuition freeze

Elected student government presidents and other student leaders from CUNY campuses staged a joint press conference in Baruch College’s 25th Street plaza last Monday as part of an ongoing assault on the possible extension of tuition increases and a formerly proposed $485 million operating budget cut to CUNY. The March 28 rally also sought to…

Majority of USG candidates will run unopposed
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Majority of USG candidates will run unopposed

For the second consecutive academic year, the majority of candidates for the Baruch College Undergraduate Student Government Election are running unopposed. Daniel Dornbaum, who is running for the position of USG president with the party Baruch Believes, is contested by Jibreel Jalloh who is running for president individually. The final deadline for filing declaration of…

USG answers calls for candor with blog postings
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USG answers calls for candor with blog postings

In an effort to improve transparency, the Undergraduate Student Government is using their website to post a six-part blog series explaining the different functions of the governing body’s budget. The series will feature a new post every Thursday evening authored by Annie Sourbis, USG president. The posts serve to clear up common misconceptions about how…

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Promoters interrupt class

Every semester, event promoters make their way onto the Baruch College campus, offering tickets for various events, such as paintball and comedy club outings, at a discounted price. These promoters typically interrupt classes to pitch their products, much to the chagrin of professors and students. This semester, a promoter from AMP Promotions and Lifestyle Marketing…

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