Archive for January, 2012

Lehman Historian Now Heads the Conference of Historical Journals

January 31, 2012 4:28 pm History Dept

Professor Martin J. Burke of Lehman College’s History Department, a specialist in American intellectual and cultural history as well as the history of Ireland, has been elected president of the Conference of Historical Journals (CHJ), the professional association for the editors of historical journals.

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CUNYfirst to Launch at Lehman in the Spring

January 30, 2012 9:00 am CUNYfirst

CUNYfirst is scheduled to “go live” at Lehman in early April for both Summer and Fall 2012 registration.

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Prof. Victoria Sanford Comments on Guatemala Under Former Dictator in NY Times

January 27, 2012 4:49 pm In the News

Prof. Sanford is quoted in The New York Times regarding the current trial of Guatemala’s former military dictator on charges of genocide.

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Spreading the Holiday Cheer

January 24, 2012 5:27 pm Public Safety

The holidays may be over, but the memories still linger among the many children who received toys last month.

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Introducing Meet Mobile for Swimming and Diving Fans

January 24, 2012 12:50 pm Athletics

Over recent years the popularity of the iPhone has exploded and with it has come an avalanche of “apps” created to help people do everything from ordering takeout to finding the nearest place to get their dog groomed.

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Auditions for ‘Wonderful Flight to the Mushroom Planet’ Jan. 30 and 31

January 23, 2012 9:00 am Music Dept, School of Arts and Humanities

Professor Penny Prince (Music) is seeking actors who can sing and dance, as well as set designers, for her upcoming musical production of “Wonderful Flight to the Mushroom Planet.” Auditions will be held by appointment on Monday, January 30 and Tuesday, January 31.

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Two Lehman College Choruses Now Accepting New Members

January 23, 2012 9:00 am Music Dept

The Lehman College Chorus and the Lehman College Community Chorus are now accepting new members.

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Jerome Park Reservoir Sees Water—Temporarily

January 19, 2012 9:00 am Uncategorized

Look over to the Jerome Park Reservoir from the Lehman parking lot, and you’ll see something rare—water.

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Virtual Transfer Website Now Features Checklist

January 15, 2012 7:30 pm Admissions

Transferring to a new school can be a massive headache for any student. In an attempt to streamline the complicated process, Lehman College has created a new website to help accommodate the ever-increasing number of transfer students coming to the College.

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Lehman Grad Wins Best Documentary Award for Film Exploring Climate Change in Kenya

January 13, 2012 4:48 pm Alumni, Journalism, Communication, and Theatre Dept

Sophia Tewa, a recent graduate of both Lehman College and the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism, has won the award for Best Documentary Feature at the Winter 2012 Hollywood Cinema Film Festival for “The People the Rain Forgot.”

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The Benefits of Strength Training While You’re Pregnant

January 11, 2012 3:16 pm Health Sciences Dept

A new paper by Lehman College Professor Brad Schoenfeld (Health Sciences) details how strength training can benefit pregnant women. Professor Schoenfeld, a specialist in exercise science, published his work in the October issue of Strength and Conditioning Journal, a bimonthly publication of the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSC). According to the conclusions he reached after […]

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Meet Our Graduate Students in Art

January 11, 2012 2:49 pm Art Dept, Graduate Studies, Multimedia, School of Arts and Humanities, Students

Three students in Lehman College’s Master of Fine Arts Program discuss what inspires their painting and how their work has blossomed while studying at Lehman.

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