Archive for September, 2011

Lehman Children’s Theatre Company Performing in ‘Boo at the Zoo’

September 29, 2011 4:20 pm Uncategorized

The Children’s Theatre Company at Lehman College has partnered with the Wildlife Conservation Society/Bronx Zoo to present a weekly series of musicals this October at the zoo.

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Bronx Education Summit, From Cradle to Career, Oct. 15

September 29, 2011 2:50 pm School of Education

The Bronx Borough President’s first-ever Bronx Education Summit: From Cradle to Career will be held on the Lehman campus.

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Lehman to Celebrate Constitution Day Oct. 5

September 29, 2011 12:37 pm Political Science Dept

Noted constitutional scholar Professor Saul Cornell of Fordham University will discuss “Constitutional Originalism: Theory or Scam?” at Lehman College’s Constitution Day celebration on Wednesday, October 5, at 11 a.m. in the Lovinger Theatre.

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The President’s Letter: Fall 2011

September 27, 2011 1:27 pm President Fernández

The 2011-12 academic year at Lehman College starts out with good news.

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Lehman Hosting Peer Academic Support Conference Oct. 7

September 23, 2011 4:43 pm Uncategorized

Lehman College is hosting the first CUNY SI (Supplemental Instruction) Mini-Conference on Friday, Oct. 7, in the Multimedia Center. The conference, “Mind to Mind, Hand to Hand,” will bring together faculty, students, and staff engaged in peer-learning programs to share best practices and ideas. Representatives from thirteen CUNY campuses, including nine senior colleges and four [...]

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Distinguished Professor of English Billy Collins at Vanderbilt University

September 23, 2011 11:48 am English Dept, In the News

Distinguished Professor of English Billy Collins discusses poetry and his residency this fall at Vanderbilt University in Nashville. Read “In Conversation with Billy Collins.”

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Lehman Breaks Ground on $6.3 Million Modular Child Care Center

September 20, 2011 12:00 pm Child Care Center

Lehman College broke ground Sept. 20 on a new $6.3 million Child Care Center that will double the capacity of its present center and serve 140 children for all-day and after-school programs. Because of its modular construction, the two-story center is expected to be ready for occupancy in Spring 2012. Designed to serve the children [...]

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Folksbiene Yiddish Theatre to Present ‘Soul to Soul’ this Thursday

September 20, 2011 9:22 am School of Arts and Humanities

The Folksbiene Yiddish Theatre Company will return to the Lovinger stage on Thursday, September 22, for a special presentation of “Soul to Soul,” a celebration of Yiddish and African-American music.

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Five Celia Cruz HS Students Selected for All-State Music Ensembles

September 19, 2011 5:45 pm Uncategorized

Five students from the Celia Cruz High School of Music have been selected to perform with the New York All-State High School Music Ensembles. While the school routinely sends its students to the prestigious event, this year Celia Cruz bested all the competition.

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3-D Printing Gets Ahead: How Does a Printer Make a Fossil?

September 19, 2011 4:31 pm Anthropology Dept, In the News

Anthropology Professor Eric Delson’s 3D printer, which he houses in Lehman’s 3D Virtual and Solid Visualization Laboratory, is the focus of an article in the current issue of Scientific American.

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Three Staff Members Recognized for Outstanding Contributions to the College

September 19, 2011 2:50 pm President Fernández

Three Lehman staff members — Raymond Diaz, Pasquale Macchia, and Jenny Romero — were recognized during Convocation on Sept. 14 for their outstanding contributions to the College. President Ricardo R. Fernández made the presentations.

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Music Professor Wins Thirteenth ASCAP Award

September 16, 2011 5:43 pm Music Dept

The American Society of Composers, Authors, and Publishers (ASCAP) has awarded Professor Penny Prince (Music) her thirteenth consecutive award for educational and popular music composition.

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