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ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE

Dr. Stanton Biddle, Middle States Accreditation Review Director at Baruch College, Named 2010 Achievement in Library Diversity Research Honoree

EVENTS

June 23: FREIGHT and Our Regionís Future

ARTS AND CULTURE

BPAC Events

May 25 - June 27: The National Yiddish Theatre Presents The Adventures of Hershele Ostropoyler

June 3 - 27: Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night’s Dream

June 12 - July 31: Platanos & Collard Greens

OFFERINGS

Baruch CAPS Professional Networking Workshop

 
Academic Excellence
 

Dr. Stanton Biddle, Middle States Accreditation Review Director at Baruch College, Named 2010 Achievement in Library Diversity Research Honoree

The American Library Association (ALA) announced this week that Baruch College Administrative Services Librarian Stanton Biddle has been chosen as their honoree for his contributions to the library profession and his promotion of diversity within it. More info

Events
 

June 23, 2010, 8:30 - 10:30 am, Information & Technology Building, 151 East 25th Street, Room 750

FREIGHT and Our Region’s Future

At this special event by the Steven L. Newman Real Estate Institute at Baruch College, Christopher O. Ward, Executive Director of the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, will call for concerted action to create a reliable, sustainable freight distribution system to meet the region's growing challenges. His presentation will include the release of fresh research on regional freight flows and trends, and an analysis of how the region can tackle this challenge the way others are doing across the country and the world. More info

Arts and Culture

BPAC events

May 25 - June 27: Nagelberg Theatre, Newman Vertical Campus, 55 Lexington Avenue

The National Yiddish Theatre Presents The Adventures of Hershele Ostropoyler

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

June 3 - 27: Bernie West Theatre, The Field Building, 17 Lexington Avenue

A Midsummer Night’s Dream

Lovers, fairies, and rude mechanicals converge with hilarious consequences and unexpected joy for all in this Shakespearean classic. More info

June 12 - July 31: Engelman Recital Hall, Newman Vertical Campus, 55 Lexington Avenue

Platanos & Collard Greens

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

 
Offeringa
 

June 22, 2010, 6:15 pm - 8:15 pm, Newman Vertical Campus, 55 Lexington Avenue

Baruch CAPS Professional Networking Workshop

Through coaching and interactive exercises, the workshop will offer insightful and useful tips to help you feel more confident, ask the right questions to promote conversation, actively listen, and make others feel more comfortable at social and business functions. Learn tricks to jump start a conversation that could lead to a job interview or a business relationship. To enroll, please call 646-312-5000 or visit www.baruch.cuny.edu/caps. This program is $25, or free for CAPS students enrolled in paid continuing studies courses.