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  • Lehman College Celebrates 50th Commencement in Historic Ceremony

    May 31, 2018 | Lehman College

    Lehman College of The City University of New York today conferred a record 3,446 undergraduate and graduate degrees to a celebratory crowd on the College’s South Lawn. The ceremony featured greetings by Lehman College President José Luis Cruz and CUNY officials and a keynote address by author and professor André Aciman, who also received the […]

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  • Lehman College Named a Top Producing Institution of Gilman Scholars

    April 18, 2018 | Lehman College

    Lehman College was named as one of the top colleges in the nation for producing Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship winners, the U.S. Department of State announced. Lehman was tied for fourth among medium-sized colleges and universities, defined as having between 5,000 and 15,000 undergraduate students, with 13 Gilman winners in the academic year of […]

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  • Lehman Adds New Interdisciplinary Data Science Minor

    April 18, 2018 | Lehman College

    The study of data science has been exploding on campuses throughout the country as demand for employees with skills in data analysis, modeling and statistics, and engineering and prototyping continues to increase. According to LinkedIn, data scientist is the second fastest growing job in the United States and among the highest paying. Now, the Lehman […]

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  • Novelist and Memoirist André Aciman (‘73) Will Deliver the Keynote Address at Lehman College’s 50th Annual Commencement and Receive the 2018 Distinguished Alumni Award

    April 18, 2018 | Lehman College

    André Aciman (‘73), whose bestselling novel, Call Me By Your Name, was turned into an Academy Award-winning film last year, will be the keynote speaker at Lehman College’s 50 annual Commencement ceremonies on May 31. Aciman, who earned his bachelor’s in English at Lehman, will also receive the Alumni Achievement Award. Professor Emeritus Jacob Judd […]

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  • Former U.S. Secretary of Education John B. King Jr. to Deliver the 49th Annual Herbert H. Lehman Memorial Lecture

    March 23, 2018 | Lehman College

    John B. King Jr., one of the nation’s strongest voices in advancing educational excellence and equity for all students, will deliver the 49th annual Lehman Memorial Lecture on Tuesday, April 10th. King’s speech is entitled “Leveling the Playing Field: Closing the Achievement Gap in the Nation’s Schools and Universities.” Throughout his career, King has developed […]

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  • Lehman Establishes Educational Partnership with the UB Pharmacy School

    March 23, 2018 | Lehman College

    Lehman College and the University at Buffalo School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences have formed a partnership that will enable students to earn a doctor of pharmacy degree in a shorter amount of time. Rather than taking four years to complete a bachelor’s degree and another four years to complete the doctor of pharmacy degree, […]

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  • The ReelAbilities Film Festival Returns to Lehman College on March 12 and 13

    March 6, 2018 | Lehman College

    Lehman College will proudly host the 10th Annual ReelAbilities Film Festival: New York on March 12 and 13. All screenings will be held in the East Dining Room in the Music Building on campus. The festival is free and open to the public. All are welcome. The 2018 festival will be shown at more than […]

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  • Jazz and Modern Art Brought Together in Lehman Professor’s New Book

    March 6, 2018 | Lehman College

    In her newly published book, Two Steps Ahead of the Century: Jazz and Art, Lehman College professor Sharon Jordan examines the relationship between America’s great musical idiom and the visual arts that began roughly a century ago and inexorably shaped the cultural landscape of the world. Jordan, an art historian, appeals to eyes and ears […]

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  • City of Science Returns to Lehman College on March 11

    March 5, 2018 | Lehman College

    City of Science, the touring mini-metropolis of mind-expanding demonstrations and hands-on activities for families, returns to Lehman College on Sunday, March 11. Presented by the World Science Festival and Con Edison, City of Science is a series of free day-long events—one in each of New York City’s five boroughs—that engage New Yorkers in the exploration […]

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  • Annual Human Rights Conference to Focus on Syrian Conflict

    February 26, 2018 | Lehman College

    The Lehman Center for Human Rights and Peace Studies (LCHRPS) will be hosting its eighth annual conference on Thursday, March 1 entitled “Artist as Witness: Cultural Production, Conflict, and Human Rights in Syria” at Lehman College. The day-long conference, which begins at 10 a.m. and runs until 6:30 p.m., will held in the East Dining […]

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