Archive for May, 2012

Lehman Partners with Corbin Hill Farm to Bring Fresh Produce to Campus

May 31, 2012 5:00 pm Community Outreach, Sustainability

Lehman College invites the campus and the Bronx community to take part in a new program at the College that will bring New York State’s fresh seasonal produce to the campus for sale.

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CEO of PepsiCo Americas Beverages Addresses More Than 2,600 Graduates at Commencement Exercises

May 31, 2012 12:50 pm Students

Albert P. Carey, chief executive officer of PepsiCo Americas Beverages, addressed more than 2,600 graduate and undergraduate students in the Lehman College Class of 2012 at the College’s 44th Commencement exercises.

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Meet the Class of 2012: Biology Graduate to Study Neuroscience in the Netherlands This Summer

May 31, 2012 12:49 pm Student Awards, Students

Biological Sciences graduate Jason Mighty was nervous about acclimating to life in New York after leaving Jamaica to pursue his college education.

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Teacher-To-Teacher Conference June 2

May 30, 2012 5:43 pm Institute for Literacy Studies, School of Education

The New York City Writing Project will host its fourteenth annual Teacher-to-Teacher Conference on Saturday, June 2, from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. in the East Dining Room. The Conference will include thirty workshops on the teaching of writing and two keynote addresses.

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Professor Stuart Chen-Hayes Addresses State of School Counseling in Letter

May 30, 2012 10:58 am Counseling, Leadership, Literacy, and Special Education Dept, In the News, School of Education

Professor Stuart Chen-Hayes (Counseling, Leadership, Literacy & Special Education) and Professor Melissa Ockerman of DePaul University co-authored a letter in response to op-ed columnist Patrick O’Connor’s article on the state of training in college counseling,

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Students from Three Corners of the Globe Become Leaders at Lehman College

May 29, 2012 4:30 pm Students

Whether it’s creating scholarships in Jamaica or even joining the United Nations, Lehman College’s 2012 graduating class is ready to embark upon ambitious careers.

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Lehman College Senior Receives $9,900 Scholarship From Mountbatten Institute Toward Postgraduate Studies in London

May 29, 2012 3:34 pm Economics and Business Dept, Jeannette K. Watson Fellows, Scholarship Students

Senior Sushanta Singha has been awarded a $9,900 scholarship toward postgraduate studies in London from the Mountbatten Institute. Singha, a native of Bangladesh, received the award as a result of being a St. George’s Society Scholarship recipient at Lehman.

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Meet Our Graduate Students in Counselor Education

May 29, 2012 2:21 pm Counseling, Leadership, Literacy, and Special Education Dept, Multimedia, School of Education, Video

Chris McDermott and Miyoshi Watson, both professional educators, discuss why they chose Lehman College’s Master of Science in Counselor Education program.

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Professional Development Music Courses Debut This Summer at Lehman

May 24, 2012 5:08 pm Music Dept, School of Arts and Humanities

The Music Department at Lehman College will debut a series of professional development courses this summer at the undergraduate and graduate level for teachers seeking additional credits for state certification.

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Bronx Institute’s ENLACE Program Awarded Two More Grants

May 24, 2012 5:03 pm Bronx Institute

The Bronx Institute at Lehman College has been awarded one-year grants by the Edwin Gould Foundation and the Toyota USA Foundation for $50,000 and $134,500, respectively. The grants are for the Institute’s Engaging Latino Communities for Education (ENLACE) academic enrichment program, which serves high-performing Latino students from Bronx public schools. “We are grateful to The [...]

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CEO of PepsiCo Americas Beverages to Address Class of 2012 at Commencement May 31

May 24, 2012 12:00 pm Students

Albert P. Carey, chief executive officer of PepsiCo Americas Beverages, will address the Lehman College Class of 2012.

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Latin Musician Juanes Meets Students at Celia Cruz Bronx HS of Music

May 24, 2012 10:06 am Music Dept, Students

Latin Grammy Award-winner Juanes stopped by the Celia Cruz High School of Music last week as part of the 2012 Latin Grammy in the Schools Program…

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