The student news site of Baruch

The Ticker

The student news site of Baruch

The Ticker

The student news site of Baruch

The Ticker

[Club Spaces] - Credit_
USG and media organizations permitted to use student spaces
Emanuela Gallo, News Editor • November 19, 2021

The Undergraduate Student Government, Graduate Student Assembly, The Ticker and Lexicon have been granted permission to use their offices,...

[Bklyn College Shooting]
Four injured in deli shooting near Brooklyn College
Rachel Dalloo November 19, 2021

Four people were injured during an Oct. 21 shooting outside Express Deli Group, located on Nostrand and Glenwood Road in Flatbush, blocks...

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CUNY assistant vice chancellor departs
Maya Demchak-Gottlieb November 19, 2021

Former CUNY Assistant Vice Chancellor for Student Inclusion Initiatives Christopher Rosa was appointed as the next president and CEO of The Viscardi...

[Vaccination Compliance]
CUNY deals with vaccination non-compliance
Dani Heba November 19, 2021

CUNY Chancellor Félix Matos Rodríguez announced on Aug. 25 that CUNY would implement a vaccine mandate for students to attend in-person...

Germany, credit_
New chancellor of Germany shows promise
Maxim Sasak November 19, 2021

After 16 years, Germany is finally getting a new chancellor. In a run that almost beat the record of former Chancellor Helmut Kohl, Angela Merkel...

USG report, credit_
USG Report: ‘Homecoming’ and other events come with rewards
Richard Reyes November 19, 2021

The fall semester is nearing its end, and it has been quite interesting. The semester started with uncertainty as we began to navigate...

Bearcat Graduation, credit_
In-person ceremony for spring graduates is feasible
Razia Islam November 19, 2021

After countless semesters of grueling studies, internships, part-time jobs and clubs it is only right to want a day dedicated to all...

Biometric voting, credit_
Biometric voter authentication would transform voting in the US
Dani Heba November 19, 2021

Long lines and inconveniences sound all too familiar to Americans when they think of voting. The 2020 presidential election exposed the...

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Twitter launches a cryptocurrency team
Faeyah Muhammad November 19, 2021

Twitter Inc. established a cryptocurrency team by the name of “Twitter Crypto” with the incentive of transitioning toward the adoption of...

Federal Reserve
Fed announces tapering purchases as economy starts recovering
Basmalla Attia November 12, 2021

Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell spoke on Nov. 3 at the Federal Open Market Committee and announced the Fed would slow the pace at which...

Climate Change
Global finance industry pledges to help fight climate change
Faeyah Muhammad November 12, 2021

The 26th annual United Nations Climate Change Conference took place  from Oct. 31 to Nov. 12 in Glasgow, Scotland. Nations came together...

China Energy
Energy shortage forces China to take drastic measures
Basmalla Attia November 12, 2021

China increased its coal consumption to heat homes and to supply the growing manufacturing demands in the country after its recent energy shortage....

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Taylor Swift revisits old memories in ‘Red (Taylor’s Version)’
Miosori Polanco November 19, 2021

Taylor Swift is considered by some as one of the most talented songstresses of her generation, but fans got even more excited when it...

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Bruno Mars and Anderson .Paak drop a contender for album of the year
Dani Heba November 19, 2021

Under the name of Silk Sonic, Bruno Mars and Anderson .Paak released their joint album, “An Evening With Silk Sonic,” on Nov. 12,...

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CMAs return to honor the best in country music
Barbara Chang November 19, 2021

The highly anticipated annual Country Music Awards came back for another round on Nov. 9 after over a year-long hiatus because of the...

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Winter Village returns to Bryant Park
Barbara Chang November 13, 2021

The Bank of America Winter Village at Bryant Park is back for its 19th season after over a year of uncertainty because of the COVID-19...

NYC Climate Kamala Harris, Credit -
Vice president visits NYC to promote new climate initiatives
Basmalla Attia November 19, 2021

While President Joe Biden has been focused on tackling the climate crisis abroad, Vice President Kamala Harris has been traveling nationwide,...

NYC Apartment Wifi
Proposed City Council bill would provide free internet to tenants
Alexandra Nita November 12, 2021

In New York, landlords are legally required to provide tenants heat and hot water, but they may soon need to provide something else as well:...

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Facebook rebrands as 'Meta,' heralding a new phase
Basmalla Attia November 6, 2021

Facebook Inc., Mark Zuckerberg’s social media giant, announced on Oct. 28 that it will rebrand as Meta as part of its plan to lead...

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Two Baruch professors receive $400k to study Big Bang
Basmalla Attia October 29, 2021

Baruch College professors Jamal Jalilian-Marian and Adrian Dumitru were awarded a $400,000 grant by the U. S. Department of Energy for two years...

Bearcats recap
Bearcat Recap: Men's soccer wins CUNYAC championship
Edgar Llivisupa November 19, 2021

The men's soccer team won the CUNY Athletic Conference Men's Soccer Championship after beating the Lehman College Lighting 3-1 at Brooklyn...

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Early NBA overachievers and underachievers
Vasileios Michaelides November 19, 2021

With the NBA season a month in, it’s now possible for fans to have an outlook on the rest of the 2021-22 season. Then again, each team has...

Atlanta Braves
The Atlanta Braves win the 2021 World Series
Kyle McKee, Sports Editor • November 12, 2021

The Atlanta Braves won the 2021 World Series with their four games to two series victory over the Houston Astros. It’s the franchises’ first...

NBA finals prediction
Way too early NBA finals prediction
Fahim Khan November 6, 2021

The NBA is back, and with it comes uncertainty. For instance, people are already questioning whether the Los Angeles Lakers are a team full of...