Baruch Launches Black and Latino Studies Major

BARUCH COLLEGE-In a culmination of efforts by Baruch College faculty and students, the fall 2022 semester marks the first semester that Black and Latino Studies is an official major.

The major was unanimously approved by Baruch faculty and with no objections from other CUNY colleges, The Weissman Newsletter reported. The proposal for the major was then approved by the CUNY Board of Directors and the New York State Education Department.