Archive for September, 2012

Lehman to Host ‘Fortune’ Managing Editor at National Numeracy Network Conference Oct. 12

September 28, 2012 4:33 pm Mathematics and Computer Science Dept, School of Natural and Social Sciences, Sociology Dept

Lehman College will host a keynote address by Andrew Serwer, managing editor of Fortune Magazine, during the opening plenary session of the National Numeracy Network conference on Friday, Oct. 12, at 6:30 p.m. in Room 330 of the Music Building.

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Lehman College to Celebrate Constitution Day Oct. 11

September 28, 2012 3:28 pm Political Science Dept, Provost, School of Arts and Humanities

Fordham University Professor of Law Joel R. Reidenberg will discuss “Privacy in Public” during Lehman College’s annual celebration of Constitution Day on Thursday, October 11. This event, which is free and open to the community, will begin at 11 a.m. in the East Dining Room.

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Talk by Former South African Political Prisoner

September 28, 2012 3:23 pm Center for Human Rights and Peace Studies

The Center for Human Rights and Peace Studies will host a talk with former South African political prisoner Eddie Daniels on Wednesday, October 2, from 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

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A New Season of Science at Lehman: Helping to Defeat Retinal Degenerative Diseases

September 28, 2012 12:55 pm Biological Sciences Dept, Chemistry Dept, Multimedia, School of Natural and Social Sciences, Video

Lehman’s new $70 million science building will be dedicated on Friday, October 12, 2012, with a program that features tours, exhibits, and presentations.

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Thinking of Home

September 28, 2012 12:01 pm Blogs & Columns

My last few emails were about Africa and the outer experience, and how the effect we are having can be felt.

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Actress Rosario Dawson Rocks the Vote at Lehman

September 28, 2012 10:55 am In the News, Student Affairs, Students

Actress Rosario Dawson stopped by the Lehman campus on Wednesday afternoon for the College’s Voter Registration event.

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Lehman Offers New Program in Pharmacy Technician Field

September 27, 2012 5:52 pm School of Continuing & Professional Studies

The School of Continuing and Professional Studies at Lehman has recently opened the Center for Pharmacy Technician Training, which aims to prepare students for this in-demand occupation.

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Lehman Child Care Center Gets Built—One 18-Ton Module at a Time

September 26, 2012 2:38 pm Child Care Center, Student Affairs

For the second day in a row, Lehman College was a busy construction site on September 26 as twenty-two prefabricated modules—each weighing 18 tons—were hoisted into place over Goulden Avenue with a 600-ton crane.

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‘The Bike Man’ in Sierra Leone

September 26, 2012 12:16 pm Blogs & Columns

Today the project brought us to a tiny village called Che Mende. The village is tiny and literally hacked out of the jungle.

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WWII and NYC: Boot Camp in the Bronx

September 26, 2012 11:15 am In the News, President Fernández, Provost

Nancy Lynch Castellano, a former WAVE and author of Looking Back at the WAVES, talks about her experience

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Theatre Professor to Direct Ronan Noone’s ‘Brendan’

September 26, 2012 10:47 am Journalism, Communication, and Theatre Dept, Scholarship Students

Professor David Sullivan (JCT) is directing the New York premiere of award-winning playwright Ronan Noone’s “Brendan,” starring Dashiell Eaves, at the Fat Violet Theatre in Manhattan. Performances run through Sunday, September 30.

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Graduate Education Student Recalls a ‘Life on the Ledge’

September 26, 2012 9:59 am In the News, School of Education

Ivor Hanson, a graduate student in education at Lehman College, has authored a book ‘Life on the Ledge: Reflections of a New York City Window Cleaner.’

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