Lehman College

Lehman College Launches New Website Aimed at Connecting Bronx Community

November 14, 2012 | Lehman College

Lehman College has launched a new website, “Lehman Community Connect: Bronx Information Portal,” aimed at providing residents, students, faculty and researchers a one-stop shop for all things Bronx-related.

Theatre Program at Lehman College to Present ‘Marisol’ Oct. 31 – Nov. 4

October 18, 2012 | Lehman College

The Theatre Program at Lehman College will present Marisol, the 1993 Obie Award-winning drama about a community grappling with poverty and crime.

Lehman College Community Band To Present ‘Falling Leaves’ Oct. 28

October 16, 2012 | Lehman College

The Lehman College Community Band will celebrate the fall season with “Falling Leaves,” a free concert featuring a cornucopia of music from around the world.

Lehman College Professor Named Chair-Elect of Gerontological Society of America

October 16, 2012 | Lehman College

Dr. Patricia Kolb of Lehman College’s Department of Social Work has been named chair-elect of the Gerontological Society of America’s Research, Education and Practice Committee. She will begin her appointment on November 1, and will continue to serve as chair for the following two years of the three-year term. Earlier this year, the Society selected […]

Lehman College Dedicates New $70 Million, ‘Green’ Science Hall to Expand Teaching, Research, and STEM Outreach

October 12, 2012 | Lehman College

Lehman College entered a new phase of its history on Oct. 12 with dedication of its $70 million teaching and research building, Science Hall, the first phase of a three-phase complex that will create a “campus within a campus” dedicated to the sciences.

Lehman College Professor Named Chair-Elect of Gerontological Society of America

October 12, 2012 | Lehman College

Dr. Patricia Kolb of Lehman College’s Department of Social Work has been named chair-elect of the Gerontological Society of America’s Research, Education and Practice Committee.

Lehman College to Host Fortune Managing Editor at National Numeracy Network Conference Oct. 12

September 28, 2012 | Lehman College

Lehman College will host a keynote address by Andrew Serwer, managing editor of Fortune Magazine, during the opening plenary session of the National Numeracy Network conference on Friday, Oct. 12

Lehman College to Celebrate Constitution Day Oct. 11

September 28, 2012 | Lehman College

Fordham University Professor of Law Joel R. Reidenberg will discuss “Privacy in Public” during Lehman College’s annual celebration of Constitution Day on Thursday, October 11.

Lehman Child Care Center Gets Built—one 18-Ton Module at a Time

September 27, 2012 | Lehman College

For the second day in a row, Lehman College was a busy construction site on September 26 as twenty-two prefabricated modules—each weighing 18 tons—were hoisted into place over Goulden Avenue with a 600-ton crane. All of this heavy lifting, performed by workers with the Long Island-based Axis Construction firm, was part of the process to create the College’s new two-story Child Care Center, the latest building to grace the 37-acre campus.

Lehman College and Hostos Community College Cosponsor Festival de la Palabra Oct. 9-11

September 25, 2012 | Lehman College

Writers, poets and journalists from across Latin America will hold readings and panel discussions on the state of Latino literature and its influences in the media, politics and culture. Authors will visit Hostos on Wed., October 10, and Lehman on Thurs., October 11.

US News and World Report Ranks Lehman as ‘Top 50 Public College’ in North

September 20, 2012 | Lehman College

Lehman College continues to be ranked as both a “Top 50 Public College” in the North and a Tier 1 institution among regional universities in the North, according to the latest rankings released recently by U.S. News & World Report.

Lehman College Chamber Players Begin Season with Free Concert September 30

September 14, 2012 | Lehman College

The Lehman Chamber Players will kick off their musical season at Lehman College with a performance of works by Loeffler, Ravel and Faure on Sunday, September 30, at 2 p.m.

New Study by Lehman Professor Notes Disparities in Periodontal Disease

August 27, 2012 | Lehman College

A new article by Dr. Luisa N. Borrell, the chair of Lehman College’s Department of Health Sciences, explores the disparities in periodontal disease (gum disease) among U.S. adults along age, sex, racial/ethnic and socioeconomic lines over a ten-year period. The article appears in the September-October issue of Public Health Reports.

Lehman College to Host Free Education Job Fair Sept. 8

August 23, 2012 | Lehman College

Lehman College will host an Early Childhood Education Job Fair on Saturday, Sept. 8, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the APEX building on its campus.

Lehman College Choruses Accepting New Members

August 16, 2012 | Lehman College

Two Lehman College choruses are now accepting new members for the fall semester.

Dr. Anny Morrobel-Sosa, Dean at University of Texas, Becomes New Provost at Lehman College

August 9, 2012 | Lehman College

Dr. Anny Morrobel-Sosa, most recently the dean of the College of Science at the University at the University of Texas at El Paso (UTEP), has become the new provost and senior vice president for academic affairs at Lehman College.

Lehman Receives $3.1 Million Grant to Ease ‘Sophomore Slump’

August 2, 2012 | Lehman College

Lehman College has been awarded a five-year, $3.1 million grant from the U.S. Department of Education to fund a new Sophomore Year Initiative designed to increase retention rates among undergraduates during their critical second year of college.

Author and Administrator Dr. Deirdre Pettipiece Named New Dean at Lehman College

July 17, 2012 | Lehman College

Dr. Deirdre Pettipiece, a scholar and author and most recently the associate dean of arts and sciences at West Chester University of Pennsylvania, has been named the new dean of the School of Arts and Humanities at Lehman College. Her appointment was approved by the CUNY Board of Trustees and became effective on July 16.

Inside Lehman Wins Three Awards

July 12, 2012 | Lehman College

Inside Lehman XII, Lehman College’s student co-produced video news magazine, has won three awards—the Videographer Award of Distinction, the Communicator Award of Distinction, and the Hermes Creative Award (gold).

Keynote Address by Lehman President at Guam Forum Focuses on Role of Technology in Reshaping Higher Education

July 11, 2012 | Lehman College

Lehman College President Ricardo R. Fernández delivered the keynote address at the University of Guam’s 60th Anniversary Presidential Forum and predicted that over the next several decades the digital revolution will drive major changes in the process of credentialing students and workers.