SASB Unifies Accounting and Sustainability

Max Platoff, Sustainable Business Club, ’15 Early morning on a recent Friday, while most of my graduate classmates are contentedly dozing, our group streams into the expansive meeting room on Bloomberg’s 6th floor. Organized by the Sustainability Accounting Standards Board (SASB), the event marks the 4th release in an ambitious series of reports that will eventually provide … Continue reading

The Robert Zicklin Center for Corporate Integrity: A Q & A with Associate Director Matt LePere

by Dan Boardman ’14, Zicklin School of Business After eight years at the Robert Zicklin Center for Corporate Integrity, Associate Director Matt LePere answers questions and shares his thoughts on American debate and special programs at Baruch.   Matthew, thank you so much for taking the time to talk about your work and that of the Center. For those … Continue reading

Integrity in the arena

Ethics at Baruch

By Bhavin Patel I recently attended an on-campus panel, titled ‘Ethics in Financial Services’. The experience left me with a renewed optimism about the industry that many argue has lost its way. Each of the featured guests had current insights related to the demands on ethical systems and managers, as well as the recent west … Continue reading

GSA Weekly Newsletter Oct 31st

Your weekly GSA newsletter. Week 9! Happy Halloween! Header image courtesy of News . . . Do not miss the opportunity too be photographed for the 2012 Lexicon Yearbook Senior portraits for the class of 2012 will be taken Monday, Nov 7th to Friday, Nov 11th and Monday Nov 14th to friday Nov 18th … Continue reading

GSA Weekly Newsletter Oct 17

  Your weekly GSA newsletter. Welcome to Week 8! Header image courtesy of Lem Morrison News . . .  425 Book Club Project,founded by Professor Regina Bernard-Carreno (Assistant Professor,  Black and Hispanic Studies Dept,  Baruch College), is an organization that is dedicated to fostering and promoting the idea that through the model of a book-club, … Continue reading

Brush up your ethics

by Danny Battista, original submitted as an essay on the topic of ethics Too often we are bombarded with what seems like a constant stream of reports of unethical behavior – reports about our lawmakers, public officials, religious leaders, educators, and those in the business world.  Indeed, unethical behavior exists everywhere in our world. Ethics … Continue reading