STUDENT LEADERSHIP OPPORTUNITIES
UNDERGRADUATE STUDENT GOVERNMENT (USG)
STUDENT GOVERNMENT (GSA)
Graduate Student Assembly (GSA)
Students are encouraged to participate in student government and to serve
on College-wide committees and tasks forces. Participation in student government
through democratic elections is a concrete way to share in the policy setting
and governance of the College. Elections are held each April for the following
T.E.A.M. BARUCH (TOGETHER EVERYONE ACHIEVES MORE)
See the T.E.A.M. Baruch section for more information.
STUDENT LEADERSHIP WEEKEND
The Annual Student Leadership Weekend is the premier leadership event in the fall semester and is open to all undergraduate students who are involved in some form of leadership at Baruch. Students will participate in high energy experiential activities that will develop leadership skills, build confidence and character, and expand their network. Each year a new theme relevant to Baruch students is chosen based on nationwide best practices. Leadership Weekend is a retreat that takes place outside of New York City, giving participants the opportunity to enjoy the outdoors. It is an amazing place to make new friends, build up a strong network, and learn.
Read about Leadership Weekend 2014.
VOLUNTEER INCOME TAX ASSISTANCE (VITA)
The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program offers free tax help to people who generally make $53,000 or less, persons with disabilities, the elderly and limited English speaking taxpayers who need assistance in preparing their own tax returns. IRS-certified volunteers provide free basic income tax return preparation with electronic filing to qualified individuals. Learn more about becoming a VITA volunteer.