Archive for October, 2011

Campus Trees Bear the Brunt of Early Snowstorm

October 31, 2011 1:45 pm Uncategorized

The surprise winter storm on Saturday left its mark on the Lehman campus.

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Dinner Celebrates Eighty Years of History and Raises Funds for Scholarships

October 28, 2011 2:39 pm Alumni, Lehman College Foundation, President Fernández

Lehman’s annual Leadership Dinner Gala, “Honoring the Past While Building the Future,” was held October 27 at the New York Botanical Garden.

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Lehman Alumnus Wins Prestigious Social Work Award

October 26, 2011 5:25 pm Alumni, School of Natural and Social Sciences, Social Work Dept, Sociology Dept

Lehman College alumnus Nelson Torres has won an Emerging Leadership Award from the National Association of Social Workers (NASW) for his work with the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transsexual (LBGT) community of the Bronx.

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Lehman Junior Wins Scholarship from ‘100 Hispanic Women’

October 25, 2011 4:58 pm Health Sciences Dept, Scholarship Students

Natalia Gonzalez, a junior majoring in health services administration, was awarded the Young Latinas Leadership Institute Scholarship, sponsored by the Westchester Chapter of 100 Hispanic Women.

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Health Center to Rise in Soundview on Stevenson Educational Campus

October 25, 2011 4:55 pm Middle and High School Education Dept, School of Education

A new health center will open next September on the Stevenson Educational Campus in the Soundview section of the Bronx. The new facility is a partnership between the Bronx Community Health Network (BCHN) and Montefiore Medical Center.

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Lehman Celebrates National Food Day

October 25, 2011 4:24 pm CUNY Institute for Health Equity, Health Sciences Dept, Wellness Program

Lehman College participated in National Food Day on October 24, part of a nationwide effort to promote healthier eating habits among Americans of all ages.

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Financial Aid to CUNY Students Reaches Record High

October 25, 2011 10:47 am Financial Aid

A new report released by the City University of New York estimates that some 170,000 undergraduate students at the University received $770 million in combined Pell and TAP awards.

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Sanitation Worker Learns Irish at Lehman

October 24, 2011 12:59 pm In the News

Ed Shevlin spends his days collecting trash in the Rockaways section of Queens

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Alternative Vehicle Technology Conference at Lehman Oct. 28

October 21, 2011 11:34 am Sustainability

The Center for Sustainable Energy of Bronx Community College will convene its Seventh Annual Alternative Vehicle Technology Conference and Expo at Lehman on Friday, Oct. 28.

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Lehman Professor’s New Book Examines Trends Among Mexican Mothers

October 20, 2011 10:47 am Latin American and Puerto Rican Studies Dept

Professor Alyshia Gálvez’s new book, Patient Citizens, Immigrant Mothers, touches upon two hot-button political topics: healthcare and immigration.

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Why Do Men and Women Talk Differently?

October 18, 2011 10:08 am In the News

Prof. John Locke (Speech-Language-Hearing Science) talks to Salon about his new book Deals and Duets…

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‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream’ to be Performed Nov. 2-6

October 14, 2011 12:40 pm School of Arts and Humanities, Theatre Program

The Theatre Program will present its production of Shakespeare’s “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” from November 2-6 in the Speech and Theatre Building’s Studio Theatre.

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