Baruch Athletics Honors Student Athletes at 39th Annual Varsity Awards Dinner
The 39th Annual Athletic Department Awards Dinner took place on Thursday, May 26, to honor the College's varsity teams and student-athletes for their accomplishments during the 2010-11 year.
The department distributed various honorary and team awards, including plaques for each of the seniors finishing their outstanding athletic careers at Baruch College. In addition, each of the coaches presented their end of the season team awards in the category of MVP, Top Rookie or Coaches Award. More info
Two Baruch Student-Athletes Participating in CUNYAC Goodwill Tour to New Orleans
Baruch College students Mickey Abbatiello, a junior on the men's basketball team, and Alyssa Lubrino, a sophomore on the women's swimming team, are among 20 students and 10 administrators currently in New Orleans, Louisiana as part of the 2011 CUNY Athletic Conference's (CUNYAC) Goodwill Tour.
The trip, which runs from May 25 to June 4, provides participating students with a terrific opportunity to enhance their leadership and community relations skills by visiting areas still affected by Hurricane Katrina. See entries from their trip diary and more here.
June 7-10: Information and Technology Building, Room 750, 151 E. 25th Street, $465 for Baruch attendees
CCI's 2011 three-day international conference has a global focus on the theory, practice, roles, processes, and issues of concern to corporate communication scholars and practitioners. The conference gathers speakers from industry and universities from across the globe in a collegial environment to exchange ideas and information on relevant issues facing the corporate world. Visit http://www.corporatecomm.org/conference.html for more information, to register, or to download a conference program and agenda.
June 3, 8 pm: Engelman Recital Hall, Newman Vertical Campus, 55 Lexington Avenue
Scott Tennant is considered to be one of the world's premiere guitar virtuosos and is a favorite guest artist with orchestras, on music series, and at major guitar festivals around the world. More info
Through June 26: Nagelberg Theatre, Newman Vertical Campus, 55 Lexington Avenue
Before the Marx Brothers, there was "Hershele," a beloved folk hero and compassionate jester who battles injustice armed only with his wits. In this comic tale full of song, Hershele mobilizes a community to overcome the greedy desires of a villain who stands in the way of young love. The lively music and "meshugene" antics will inspire gales of laughter, set toes tapping and make for a truly memorable evening at the theater. More info
Through June 26: Engelman Recital Hall, Newman Vertical Campus, 55 Lexington Avenue
Platanos & Collard Greens is a sweetly enacted tale of secret lovers — two college students from different cultures attracted at first sight — until mom finds out and has a heart attack! This smash hit play is now entering its seventh season! If you haven't seen it yet, it's time to experience this hilarious romantic comedy. More info