The seasoned actor stopped by the Lehman campus in advance of his performance to talk about show business with students in the theatre program. He had words of encouragement and some common sense advise for his audience, made up of mostly aspiring theater professionals. He told them what his own father told him, “The saddest thing in life is wasted talent.”
Four students began their senior years at Lehman College with Wall Street experience under their belts. The students took part in the prestigious 2013 Wall Street Exchange Program. The program gives qualified students the opportunity to augment their summer internship experience between their junior and senior years by working at a variety of financial and non-profit institutions.
Lehman College and the City University of New York dedicated the new Child Care Center on Thursday, September 26, 2013, opening new doors for young minds. The new Center accommodates 120 children of Lehman College students, twice the capacity of the previous center.
The installation features a broad spectrum of work, ranging from paintings, ceramics, print-making generated by traditional and unconventional techniques, digital animation, sculpture produced by traditional and digital means, classic wet-darkroom photography, large-scale digital photography, and a multimedia site sculpture.
Christa Salamandra is a Syrian media specialist and Associate Professor of Anthropology at Lehman College and the CUNY Graduate Center.
Dr. Ricardo R. Fernández outlined a bold vision for the future of higher education and the future of Lehman College during his keynote address at the College’s annual Academic Convocation.
“This is a transformative acquisition for the Lehman Library,” said Chief Librarian Kenneth Schlesinger. “This rich and varied collection will prove pivotal in supporting arts and education programs across the curriculum.”
Lehman College has received leading marks from two national publications for the College’s affordability, accessibility and research, among other categories.
Professor Andrei Jitianu is a leading researcher in the sol-gel field, which is a method for producing solid materials from small molecules.
Professor Chiseche Salome Mibenge documents an undeniable fact: sex is a weapon of war and a weapon that is used frequently against both women and men. “Sexual violence is a strategy of war,” she says. “The idea of making sex a war crime under international law, however, is a new idea.”
More than a dozen CUNY faculty members participated in an innovative summer course “Numeracy Infusion Course for Higher Education (NICHE)” to help them better understand how to effectively teach their students numerical skills to solve real-world problems.
Ricardo Kriebel won for Best Contributed Paper in Plant Systematics at the American Society of Plant Taxonomists’s annual meeting. His talk described his research on the tropical princess flower family.
Community members may join either chorus. There is no course fee required to participate unless college credit is desired. Previous choral experience and note reading ability are recommended.
Lehman College’s new Science Hall earned a LEED Platinum certification from the U.S. Green Building Council, the first CUNY building to be awarded the highest green building ranking. More than 18,000 projects have achieved LEED certification worldwide, yet fewer than 1,200 have achieved the highest designation of Platinum.
The New York Immigration Coalition has recognized President Ricardo Fernández for his work – and the ongoing work of Lehman College – in promoting the American Dream. With more than 200 member organizations, the New York Immigration Coalition (NYIC) fosters immigrant community leadership and civic engagement, advocates for better laws and policies at the local, […]
The producers of the video news magazine “Inside Lehman XIII” have captured three new awards—the Hermes Award, a Telly Award, and the Communicator Award—for their most recent series of programs. The show features segments on Stem Cell Research and what medicine may be able to do in the future, Nurse Practitioners and how they provide […]
BRONX, NY—The Lehman College Community Band will give its final performance of the spring season on Sunday, May 19, at 2 p.m. in the Lovinger Theatre. This event is free and open to the public. Titled “Summer’s Coming,” the concert will feature a mix of popular selections for wind band the entire family can enjoy, […]
Lehman College celebrated Earth Day 2013 with a series of activities aimed at promoting ecology on campus and beyond. In this video, students CC McMillian and Troy Thompson (class of 2014) explore the best practices for environmental conservation while discovering yoga and healthy living. Hosted by the Lehman College Sustainability Council, the event seeks to […]
Directed by Prof. Penny Prince, the production features original music by Prof. Prince and a script collaboratively written by the cast.
Guest speakers include New York State Assemblyman Mark Gjonaj of the 80th District in the Bronx; Bronx schoolteacher Lydia Cuomo, a rape and advocate of the “Rape is Rape” Bill in New York State; and Andrew Willis, director of the Stop Abuse Campaign.