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Faculty In Memoriam

Faculty In Memoriam

Accountancy Professor Martin Mellman (’49)

02/05/2014  |  No Comments

When this alumnus completed his PhD from NYU, he fielded offers from many prestigious business schools. He chose his alma mater, Baruch, saying, "I want to go home" ...

He Asked the Right Questions

He Asked the Right Questions

Dr. Robert Brooks (’64) Remembers Professor John Bauer

12/23/2013  |  No Comments

Baruch Psychology Professor John Bauer is still this alumnus’s inspiration for paying it forward with “timely words and small gestures” ...

6 Insights from Fortune 500 CEO

6 Insights from Fortune 500 CEO

Colgate-Palmolive's Ian Cook Headlines Kossoff Lecture 2014

03/20/2014  |  No Comments

BCAM shares the words of this quotable Brit and CEO ...

Leadership & Globalization the Focus of 9th Annual Kossoff Lecture

Leadership & Globalization the Focus of 9th Annual Kossoff Lecture

Ian Cook, Chairman, President & CEO of Colgate-Palmolive, Shares His Recipe for Success

03/24/2014  |  No Comments

The British businessman, helming one of the most successful companies ever, was clearly a hit with Baruch’s students ...

Girl Meets Boy—Meets Bernard Baruch

Girl Meets Boy—Meets Bernard Baruch

Harriet Borah Leib (’54, MS ’58) and George Leib (’54)

01/09/2014  |  No Comments

When Bernard Baruch and school administrators caught these two ’50s lovebirds smooching on the 2nd floor balcony of 17 Lex, the young couple felt sure they'd be expelled ...

The Spirit of CCNY in the Sky

The Spirit of CCNY in the Sky

Seventy Years Ago...

01/08/2014  |  No Comments

Two WWII marine vessels and one fighter plane proudly bore names close to the heart of Baruchians ...

A Ticker Love Story

A Ticker Love Story

Newspaper Was the Setting for Romance

01/08/2014  |  No Comments

With the help of a tap of a desk ruler, this relationship soon measured up ...

Another Memory of Mannie Saxe (’23)

Another Memory of Mannie Saxe (’23)

Eli Mason (’40) Remembered Professor, Mentor, and Friend

01/08/2014  |  No Comments

This famously outspoken accountant has nothing but praise for Baruch legend and his mentor Dean Emanuel Saxe (’23). This year the College celebrates the 90th anniversary of Saxe's graduation ...

Muffin Ventured, Muffin Gained

Muffin Ventured, Muffin Gained

Robin Koval (MBA ’83) on Taking Risks, Hanging Tough, and Playing Nice

12/02/2013  |  No Comments

This alumna advises us all to combine essential “nice” skills with a healthy dose of grit. In her experience, being gutsy, resilient, and tenacious is the real secret of success ...

Gerald E. Scorse (MBA ’75) on His

Gerald E. Scorse (MBA ’75) on His “Charmed Life in the Tax Wars”

The Part He Played in Changing the Federal Tax Code

11/26/2013  |  No Comments

This alumnus demonstrates that we can affect federal law if we work at it ...

Philanthropist Larry Zicklin (’57) Reflects

Philanthropist Larry Zicklin (’57) Reflects

15th Anniversary Q&A

10/18/2013  |  No Comments

In 1998 this alumnus added his signature—his name—to Baruch College and its dreams. Now the face of the Zicklin School of Business, Larry Zicklin sat down with BCAM to share some of his reflections on that time and this ...

On the 15th Anniversary of the Naming of the Zicklin and Weissman Schools

On the 15th Anniversary of the Naming of the Zicklin and Weissman Schools

An Interview with Matthew Goldstein

11/08/2013  |  No Comments

Learn why past Baruch President and CUNY Chancellor Emeritus says, “It wasn’t until George Weissman and Larry Zicklin made their significant eight-figure gifts that people started paying attention to Baruch” ...

Mistaken Identity Profits One

Mistaken Identity Profits One

Norman Strauss (’63, MBA ’69) Tells Tale of Briloff Class

10/01/2013  |  No Comments

Distinguished Lecturer and alumnus Norman Strauss (’63, MBA ’69) recalls a fateful first day of graduate school in the classroom of legendary Accountancy Professor Abe Briloff (’37, MSEd ’41) ...

My Favorite Baruch Professor

My Favorite Baruch Professor

Judy Grosz Shapiro (’78) on the History Department's Stanley Buder

11/06/2013  |  No Comments

This entrepreneur makes a pitch for the study of history as " the best training for a marketer" ...

Adviser to Presidents Advises: Go Easy on Backflips in Your Golden Years

Adviser to Presidents Advises: Go Easy on Backflips in Your Golden Years

Richard Lazar (’56) Shares a Memory of Bernard Baruch

11/06/2013  |  No Comments

Refrain from doing backward somersaults past the age of 80, advised Bernard Baruch to students in the 1950s ...