Your GSA Newsletter! Week 12 – 4/17

Your weekly GSA newsletter!

Welcome to Week 12!!

Happy Earth Day!!

Header image courtesy of Lem Morrison.
News . . .
The Department of Accountancy at Baruch has openings on its Committee for Social Media.  The Committee is responsible for collaborating with professionals, alumni, faculty, professors, and students.  The Social Media Initiative is looking for interviewers, bloggers, writers, and administrators to represent the department to employers, professionals, students, and all interested parties.  There are openings on the Executive Board as well as  Internal Committee members.
If you would like to be involved, or to find out more information, contact Michael Wander here.

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 . . .

April 17  1:00pm – 2:00pm  NVC 14-245

Executives on Campus: Job$mart – “Presence, Protocol & Presentation: Dressing For Success”

Susan Somers, protocol specialist certitfied by the Protocol School of Washington, is also a former fashion and beauty editor with national magazines such as Cosmopolitan and is also the founder of Dresszing, a business style and communications consultancy.

Learn how to increase you earnings by mastering the 3 P’s of business image: Presence, Protocol & Presentation!

April 18  10:45am – 12:15pm  Location TBD

Beta Alpha Psi: Job Search Fast Track (Week 3 of 4 Week Career Workshop)

Topic: Interview Preparation

Speaker: Head Recruiter James Boyle, PwC

For Week 3, James Boyle, head recruiter from PwC would like to give his advice about interview preparation for students.  Come and join us to learn the interview tips.  RSVP @ CareerLink

Follow us here!

Coming Weeks: May 3rd – Career Choice and Development (Grant Thorton Head Recruiter)

April 19  12:00pm – 2:00pm  Baruch College Information and Technology Building, 151 East 25th St, Rackow Conference Room (Room 750)

Tel Aviv and New York City: Building Entrepreneurial Bridges

The Lawrence N. Field Center for Entrepreneurship, Hillel at Baruch, and Baruch College are proud to host an event showcasing business ties between Tel Aviv and New York City.

Keynote Speaker: Ido Aharoni, Consul General of Israel in New York

Keynote Address: Israeli Innovation

Panel Discussion: Entrepreneurial Finance

To attend you must register here!

April 19  5:30pm – 8:30pm  Baruch Performing Arts Center, Engelman Hall, 55 Lexington Ave (Vertical Campus)

BCAA: Managing Your Career in Today’s Competitive Marketplace

Please join the Baruch College Alumni Association  (BCAA) for an informative 1-hour panel discussion presentation “Managing Your Career in Today’s Competitive Marketplace” with executive corporate alumni professionals.  Gain career insights, personal experiences, and industry trends.  Great pre and post networking opportunities.  Refreshments will be served!  Free for students!

Contact BCAA today or e-mail us here to register your attendence.  Ticket purchases available via Mastercard, Visa, Check, Money Order, and Cash.  Ticket Deadline April 13th.

April 19  7:00 pm – 10:00 pm  NVC 14-220

GSA: Alumni Social Spring 2012

The Graduate Student Assembly invites all Baruch Graduate Students and Alumni to attend the GSA Alumni Social Spring 2012.  It is a great opportunity for current students to network with fellow classmates and Alumni.  Food and alcohol will be provided as always!

Wine Tasting from 7:30pm to 8:30pm!

All students and alumni are required to register for the event here!

Alumni, please make sure you check the Alumni option in the event.  It is MANDATORY that you register to be permitted entry into the building.  Please bring your Baruch ID along with another form of State Identification.

After Party TBA at the event!  See you there!

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.

April 24  6:00 pm – 8:30 pm  NVC 14-285

ZiMMA: Speed Networking

This is a great opportunity to network with industry professionals and fellow students!  Refreshments will be served.

RSVP here!

April 27  6:00pm – 1:00am  Mad River Bar & Grille 1442 3rd Ave bet. E81st and E82nd  (212.988.1832 begin_of_the_skype_highlighting            212.988.1832      end_of_the_skype_highlighting)

2nd Annual Spring MBA Mixer

Mark your calendars and do not DARE miss our Multi-School MBA Mixer co-sponsored by Baruch, NYU, Pace, John-Jay & Fordham!

With our past event having an amazing turnout, this even is guaranteed to be a good time!  We have great drink and food specials as well as a private room for beer games.  And of course, don’t forget to mingle and show your school spirit!

We have a private room on the second floor, just check in, grab a braclet and head upstairs.  There will be a DJ downstairs and dancing!!

$3 Bud Light Drafts

$4 Well-Drinks & Wine

$5 Bottled Beer

Discounted nachos, pizza, and sides!

Hope to see everyone there!

Join us on Facebook here!

May 1  1:00pm – 2:00pm  NVC 14-245

EOC Job$mart Career Hour: Insurance and the Financial Services Industry – Partnering For Success

Baruch-Executives on Campus’ Job$mart Career Hour Program will be hosting Patrick Cozza, SEVP, CEO and Regional Head of HSBC Insurance for HSBC – North America and Susan Combs, President, Combs & Company.

May 7  6:00pm – 8:00pm

Association of International Business: Spring Alumni Reception

The Association of International Business has scheduled its Spring Alumni Reception for Monday, 7th at 6pm.  To RSVP and for information on location, please follow this link.

We look forward to seeing you there!

May 8  1:00 pm – 2:00 pm  NVC 14-245

EOC Job$mart Career Hour: Learning to be a Leader

Baruch-Executives on Campus’ Job$mart Career Hour Program will be hosting Bernie Siegal, Professional Certified Coach and Randy Smolian, Executive Coach.

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!

May 11  10:00 am – 12:00 pm  MediaCom NY Office 36th & 7th

ZiMMA: Visit to MediaCom Office

This is a unique opportunity to meet with top professionals in various departments at MediaCom, a leading international media agency, and get an inside view of agency life!

RSVP here!

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, Apr 17th. Contact Leon Fischman, President, to be sure you are on the agenda.

The independent voice for graduate students at Baruch. Subscribe now and stay informed. Build your on-line presence with a post. “If I am not for myself, who will be? And if I am only for myself, what am I? And if not now, when?” -Hillel

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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