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. He talked to the Poughkeepsie Journal about it. Here’s an excerpt: “Life on the Ledge: Reflections of a New York City Window Cleaner” is Hanson’s love letter to his days with a squeegee in hand and nights drumming with a rock band.He takes his readers into the life of a window washer, complete with views of landmarks like the Chrysler Building, amorous advances by lonely clients and precarious moments on ledges less than a foot wide. Read more.