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Lehman Professor Christa Salamandra: Syrian Conflict Evolved into a Civil War with Revolutionary Elements

September 20, 2013 | Lehman College

Christa Salamandra is a Syrian media specialist and Associate Professor of Anthropology at Lehman College and the CUNY Graduate Center.

Redefining a College Education: Lehman President Ricardo R. Fernández’s Vision for the Future

September 19, 2013 | Lehman College

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.

Lehman College’s Library Acquires Trove of Educational Materials from Lincoln Center Education

September 10, 2013 | Lehman College

“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.”

Report: Lehman College #3 in Nation on President Obama’s Financial Aid Rating Proposal

September 6, 2013 | Lehman College

Lehman College has received leading marks from two national publications for the College’s affordability, accessibility and research, among other categories.

From Molecules to Materials: Lehman Scientist Is New Board Member for International Sol-Gel Society

September 5, 2013 | Lehman College

Professor Andrei Jitianu is a leading researcher in the sol-gel field, which is a method for producing solid materials from small molecules.

“Sex and International Tribunals”: Lehman Professor Writes Sex Back Into the Narrative of War

August 30, 2013 | Lehman College

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.”

Digits and Data in Everyday Life: Lehman Hosts Innovative Summer Course on Quantitative Reasoning

August 29, 2013 | Lehman College

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.

Lehman College Ph.D. Student in Plant Sciences Receives Prestigious George R. Cooley Award

August 27, 2013 | Lehman College

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.

Lehman College Choruses Accepting New Members

August 20, 2013 | Lehman College

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’s Science Hall Is First CUNY Building to Achieve Top Green Building Rating

August 12, 2013 | Lehman College

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.

Builder of the NEW New York: Lehman President Ricardo Fernández Awarded by the NY Immigration Coalition

July 5, 2013 | Lehman College

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, […]

Video News Magazine “Inside Lehman” Wins Hermes, Telly, and Communicator Awards

May 22, 2013 | Lehman College

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 […]

Lehman College Community Band to Present Spring Concert May 19

May 10, 2013 | Lehman College

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, […]

Earth Day: Lehman College for a Greener World

May 8, 2013 | Lehman College

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 […]

Lehman College’s Music Department to Present New Production of ‘Rumpelstiltskin ‘13’

April 30, 2013 | Lehman College

Directed by Prof. Penny Prince, the production features original music by Prof. Prince and a script collaboratively written by the cast.

Lehman Community To ‘Take Back the Night’ April 24

April 12, 2013 | Lehman College

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.

Lehman College Music Department to Present Two Free Concerts April 18

April 12, 2013 | Lehman College

The Brass Quintet performance will feature music from the Baroque period to the present.

Lehman College to Host Leadership Conference on ‘Engaging Urban Commuter Students in Leadership’ April 15

April 10, 2013 | Lehman College

The program for the conference will include panel discussions, presentations, and workshops on the importance of research, the basics of public speaking, appreciating diversity, and time management for students.

Lehman Woodwind Quintet to Give Free Concert April 14

April 5, 2013 | Lehman College

The Lehman College Woodwind Quintet will give a concert, entitled “Divertessement for a Spring Afternoon” on Sunday, April 14, at 2 p.m. in the Music Building’s Recital Hall.

NYC BigApps Selects Lehman Community Connect

April 4, 2013 | Lehman College

Lehman Community Connect, the College’s experimental community website, was one of the 37 organizations selected last month to partner with NYC BigApps 2013.