CIA Presence At Baruch Faces Student And Faculty Backlash

BARUCH COLLEGE–The CIA launched its Signature School Program at Baruch College in the fall 2017 semester amid concerns from staff. The launch of the program was criticized as being vague, and possibly compromising the safety of employees abroad and students at this school.

While some see it as an opportunity for students to join a top intelligence agencies, others see it as a risk for the safety of any staff conducting research in another country or something that could possibly compromise students’