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  • Lehman Scientists Part of Significant Finding in Particle Physics and Astronomy

    December 29, 2016 | Lehman College

    Lehman College is a collaborating institution in The Pierre Auger Observatory in Pampa Amarilla, Argentina, the largest cosmic ray observatory in the world. The observatory tracks and observes particle showers produced by ultra-high energy cosmic rays.

    Lehman Professor Luis Anchordoqui and Research Associate Tom Paul, are members of the Observatory’s prestigious 500-member collaboration of world-class scientists, and recently contributed to what could be a potentially significant discovery in the world of particle physics and astronomy They both are part of the Lehman Department of Physics and Astronomy.
    The duo is part of a team that according to the journal Nature, have found that “particle showers caused by natural ultra high energy collisions in Earth’s atmosphere, produce more muons—heavier cousins of the electron, than current physics models can explain.”

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  • Lehman College Partners with EON Reality to Establish a Virtual and Augmented Reality Center in NYC

    December 21, 2016 | Lehman College

    This academy will support the training of new Virtual and Augmented Reality professionals as well as support the development of VR and AR applications that will assist in teaching Lehman’s students. The new program will be housed at the College’s satellite campus, CUNY on the Concourse.

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  • Post Election Call-To-Action Panel Discusses Critical Issues in the Age of Trump

    December 19, 2016 | Lehman College

    A special post election panel discussion called to “educate, engage and empower” the Lehman campus in the aftermath of the surprising presidential election results, was held on November 14th in the Lovinger Theatre.

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  • Lehman Signs Agreement with Medical School Guaranteeing Interviews for High Performing Students

    December 19, 2016 | Lehman College

    Dr. Harriet Fayne, interim provost and senior vice president for academic affairs signed significant “articulation agreements” with The New York Institute of Technology’s (NYITCOM) College of Osteopathic Medicine that guarantee Lehman students who maintain high academic standards an interview at a prestigious New York medical school.

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  • Student Government Association Wins Fight to Keep Library Open for 24 Hours During Finals Week

    December 19, 2016 | Lehman College

    By now the word is out that the Leonard Lief Library will remain open for 24-hours from December 7 through 21. It’s thanks in large part to the efforts of the Student Government Association, who waged the fight for almost three years—that’s three years of bringing their case before administration officials, the College senate, and before each rotating cast of student representatives.

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  • Lehman Wins CUNY IT Award for Innovation

    December 19, 2016 | Lehman College

    Lehman College was awarded the CUNY IT Innovation Award for technological achievement at a ceremony at John Jay College in early December. Each year, the CUNY IT Innovation Award recognizes a project that is inventive and results in new ways for Colleges to operate. Lehman won for its process automation system. In addition, members of several Lehman offices presented on Lehman 360, iDeclare, TurnItIn, and Accessibility Best Practices at conference workshop sessions.

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  • Lehman College Professor Teresita Levy Establishing Education Partnerships in Cuba

    December 16, 2016 | Lehman College

    Professor Teresita Levy recently returned to Cuba for a third time since 2015, in a continuing effort to create Lehman College partnerships with the island’s most prominent universities.

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  • Lehman Senior Receives Internship Extension at NBC

    December 16, 2016 | Lehman College, Uncategorized

    Grisel Mora, a Lehman senior majoring in journalism, has received two internship extensions at NBC after completing the National Association of Hispanic Journalists’ (NAHJ) Summer Diversity Fellowship. (NAHJ) The current extension will run until May 2017.

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  • Lehman Professor Publishes New History on the Black Panther Movement

    December 16, 2016 | Lehman College

    Robyn Spencer had a plan when she went to college. The teenager from East Flatbush, Brooklyn attended SUNY-Binghamton, declared pre-med as her major and planned on becoming a doctor.

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  • Composting Takes Off at Lehman; Surrounding Bronx Community Benefits

    December 6, 2016 | Lehman College

    Wait! Don’t throw away that old lettuce in the back of your fridge. Repurpose it by bringing it to Lehman’s Food Scrap Drop Offlocation on Monday mornings from 8-10 a.m. The initiative is a joint project of the NYC Compost Project and the Lehman College Campus Sustainability Council with the goal of reducing the amount of compostable waste that goes into landfills. This program is open all members of the surrounding community.

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