For the past nine years, for two hot, sticky days in August, Bronx children and their families have enjoyed a festival of theatre, arts and crafts, waterslides, pony rides, face painting, and more for free. It’s the annual Kids Rule Weekend, and it’s all thanks to a group of people at Lehman College who believe that kids rule.
July 6, 2017 | Lehman College
July 3, 2017 | Lehman College
When the City of New York was considering how the region could be a center of excellence for virtual and augmented reality they turned to New York University’s Tandon School of Engineering and asked them to partner with Lehman College.
June 22, 2017 | Lehman College
President José Luis Cruz was hailed for his innovative leadership of Herbert H. Lehman College, part of The City University of New York in a Huffington Post article by a top official in the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.
June 15, 2017 | Lehman College
Lehman College joins over 200 other colleges in en effort to continue to reduce carbon emissions.
May 16, 2017 | Lehman College
“It is important for [policymakers] to realize that two-year and four-year public sector institutions are really the ones that are disproportionately serving students in the U.S., particularly low-income students and students of color,” Lehman President José Luis Cruz said at the New America conference held in Washington D.C. last week.
Chris Hayes of MSNBC’s ‘All In with Chris Hayes’ Returns to His Bronx Roots to Promote New Book at Lehman College, May 21May 12, 2017 | Lehman College
Lehman College, in partnership with Dream Yard, the University Neighborhood Housing Program, and the Herbert H. Lehman Center for Student Leadership Development, will welcome Chris Hayes back to the Bronx to discuss his new book, A Colony in a Nation, on Sunday, May 21, at 6:45 p.m. This event, which is free and open to the community, will take place in the Lovinger Theatre. Book sales will benefit one Lehman alumna Noëlle Santos, who dreams of opening the borough’s only bookstore.
May 10, 2017 | Lehman College
After instituting an innovative pilot program, student passing rates in General Chemistry increased to over 80 percent.
April 28, 2017 | Lehman College
The Lehman College and Community Chorus will present its annual free Spring Concert on Sunday, May 7, at 2:30 p.m. in the Lehman Concert Hall. The program will feature Mozart’s Requiem. Complimentary tickets will be available at the Box Office beginning at 1 p.m. on the day of the performance.
April 25, 2017 | Lehman College
In his speech entitled, “Fighting for the America I Know!” Espaillat will share stories about his personal journey to congress and “his work in opposition to Trump administration policies that hinder progress in America’s efforts to achieve equity and opportunity for all.”
April 21, 2017 | Lehman College
Dr. Lisa C. Klein is a pioneer in the fields of nanomaterials science and ceramic engineering. A distinguished professor in the Rutgers University Department of Materials Science and Engineering, and this year’s speaker at the 37th Annual Arthur Sweeney Jr. Lecture, she will deliver a talk titled “Moon Rocks and Melting Gels,” and she will discuss her four decade-plus career as a scientist.