GSA Newsletter 3/5

Your weekly GSA newsletter.

Welcome to Week 6!!Happy International Women’s Day!!

Header image courtesy of Lem Morrison.
News . . .
The Accounting Department at Baruch has openings for the following positions on its Committee: Social Media Chair, Online Content Manager, Public Relations Representative, and Committee Oversight Assistant.  There are also opportunities for roles with less leadership.  For further information, please contact Michael Wander @ 

You do not have to be an Accounting major to serve on the Committee.  The hours are flexible.  This is an upaid position.  The Committee is led by an Ernst & Young faculty advisor.  Please forward this to others who might be interested. 

Baruch College’s Financial Aid Office is now on Facebook and Twitter! Join for up to the minute posts and resources relating to financial aid.

Develop and keep your edge with our essential reads via the @gradbaruchian Twitter feed. Follow us and sip from the firehose articles.

Overwhelmed by all the events on campus. Watch the google event calendar on the GCMC.

Upcoming Events . . .

March 6  8:30 pm, NVC 3-215


Food Matters at Baruch

Please join us for Food Matters’ second general meeting.

Guest speaker Benjamin Solotaire of the Brooklyn Food Coalition will be joining us to explain the much-talked about Farm Bill and how it will impact the cost, accessibility, nutrition and production of almost everything we eat!

We will also be announcing upcoming volunteer opportunities and events.  Light refreshments will be provided.

Find us online!  Join our Facebook group:!/groups/baruchfoodmatters

Sign up for our Google listerv:

About us: Food Matters at Baruch (FMB) represents collective of Graduate Students dedicated to bringing food-related educational, professional development, and service-oriented opportunities to Baruch’s campus.

Our mission is to expose the Baruch communitity to pertinent topics in food policy by hosting events with professionals in the public, non-profit and academic sectors.  We also aim to serve as a platform for bringing together students who are passionate about food through organized volunteer outings and local/urban food tourism activities.

March 8 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm Library Building, Room 750


Zicklin Women in Business

Zicklin Women in Business presents the third annual International Women’s Day Luncheon.  This year’s theme is “The Female Advantage – Women’s Ways of Leadership.”  An incredible panel with Women Executives from different industries will be moderated by a NBC reporter and will discuss roles of women in corpporate America.  Business dress is required.  Lunch will be served.  People of all genders are welcome to attend. 

RSVP today @

March 8  6:00 pm – 7:45 pm, NVC 2-215


Financial Statement Analysis & Securities Valuation Association (CFA Club)

This speaking event will talk about NYSSA and the investment management profession, and will feature:

Greg Marino – NYSSA, Global Director of Partnerships

Sara Grillo – Grillo Investment Management, LLC, Founder; BA from Harvard University and MBA from NYU Stern

March 8 9:00 pm – 12:00 am Canzaciti Bar 380 3rd & 28th


Baruch Graduate Social

Take a study break and catch up with your fellow Baruchians!  We’re heading to a new venue, hope to see you all there.  Drink specials are $3 domestic drafts and well drinks.  Tell the staff you are there for a Baruch event to get a wristband.  Alumni and guests welcome!

Join us on Facebook here.

March 9


Spring Graduation Requirements

Today is the last day to file applications for Spring 2012 Graduation.

March 9 10:00 am – 4:00 pm


11th Annual Asian Diversity Career Expo

Location: Penn Plaza Pavilion

Click here for more information!

March 13 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm, NVC 14-245


Job$mart Career Hour – Global Opportunities

Speaker: Geoff Milton, Partner, C.I.S. LLC

Executives on Campus Executive Geoff Milton will discuss the opportunities around the globe for students along with how to juggle career, school, and family.

Click here for more information!

March 14 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm, 151 East 25th Street – Seventh Floor (Room 750)


CIA Information Session

Learn about the exciting positions available right now within the National Clandestine Service of the Central Intelligence Agency.  RSVP on the Baruch College School of Public Affairs – Career Services website here.

March 20 8:00 am – 11:15 am


Mentor For a Morning

Executives on Campus in conjunction with GCMC and Starr Career Development Center are hosting Mentor For a Morning. This is an opportunity for students to meet with EOC executives to gain insight into various industries, ask career related questions and develop professional relationships.

RSVP (Zicklin & Weissman students) at the Zicklin Career Link (The event is listed under workshops) by Feb 27th.

For future events and details visit Job$mart, EOC and Mentor For a Morning websites or contact Jacquline McLoughlin.

March 28 10:00 am – 2:00pm, Hilton New York, 1335 Avenue of the Americas


Women for Hire: NYC Career Expo


Included in this free hour event – i) Power Seminars: Tips and tricks on acing a challenging job search, ii) Mentor Match: Candid advice from another professional in the trenches, iii) Perfect Pitch: Nail your quick intro to wow everyone you meet, iv) Resume Reviews: Instant feedback on this all-important document, v) The Interview: Experts will evaluate job seeker’s interview skills, vi) Engaging Employers: Access to the people who’ll get you in the door & vii) Exceptional Connections: Phenomenal talent to trade ideas and lead.

March 30


Internship and Independent Study


Today is the last day to register for Graduate Internship and Independent Study courses. 

April 6 to April 15


Spring Recess


A great time to catch up or read ahead!!  Enjoy your holiday!!

April 24  8:00 am – 11:15 am


Mentor For a Morning – School of Public Affairs

Executives on Campus are hosting Mentor For a Morning. This is an opportunity for students to meet with EOC executives to gain insight into various industries, ask career related questions and develop professional relationships.

RSVP here (For SPA students only)  by March 25th.

For future events and details visit Job$mart, EOC and Mentor For a Morning websites or contact Jacquline McLoughlin.

May 9  5:00 pm – 7:00 pm  Information & Technology Building, 151 East 25th St, Rackow Conference Room 7th Room


Executives on Campus: Mentors Appreciation Cocktail Party!


We welcome the entire Executives on Campus Community, including all of our mentors in the Baruch College EOC program, to take part in this appreciation event.  Please bring your current and former mentees!

Got news? or an event to publicize? Share it with us. Send the GSA VP, John V. Romano, an e-mail with your events and details. It will be in the next weekly newsletter.

Got Talent? The header image (and more!) of this e-mail is a showcase for you to show off your art or imagery. Send your artwork and we will put it in header for all to see with your name.
GSA News
Follow the GSA on Facebook. Come to the next meeting on Tuesday, Mar 13th. Contact Leon Fischman, President, to be sure you are on the agenda.

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Can you feel the shadow of your future? Looking for a new position, a change in your career or just better interviewing skills? Explore what the GCMC has to offer and setup appointments today!
The clock is ticking. Your job search\career change will take time. Take charge today.

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