Archive for November, 2012

Visiting Irish Scholar to Give Talk on Future of Irish Language

November 29, 2012 4:52 pm CUNY Institute for Irish American Studies, Faculty

Ní Neachtain’s talk will focus on the role of the traditional Irish-speaking districts of Ireland in the future of language maintenance and revival.

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Latin Jazz Ensemble to Perform in ‘Por Primera Vez’ Dec. 9

November 27, 2012 4:52 pm Music Dept, School of Arts and Humanities

The program will feature the music of Tito Puente, Perez Prado, J. J. Johnson, Tito Rodriguez and others.

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Margaret K. Bruce, Human and Civil Rights Champion, Dies at 94

November 27, 2012 4:20 pm President Fernández

Margaret K. Bruce, a distinguished and beloved figure in the history of the United Nations, died on November 22.

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Women’s Forum Inc. Now Accepting Scholarship Applications

November 26, 2012 2:55 pm Adult Degree Program, Scholarship Students, Student Affairs, Student Awards, Students

Women’s Forum Inc. is accepting applications now through January 1, for its 2013 Education Fund Fellowship…

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Lehman College and Community Chorus to Present Winter Concert Dec. 2

November 26, 2012 10:35 am Music Dept, School of Arts and Humanities

The Lehman College and Community Chorus will present its annual Winter Concert on Sunday, December 2, at 2:30 p.m. in the Lehman Concert Hall.

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Panel Discussion: Guatemala: Can There Be Peace With Justice After Genocide

November 26, 2012 10:27 am Center for Human Rights and Peace Studies, Faculty, Provost

The Center for Human Rights and Peace Studies will host a special panel discussion on Guatemala, titled “Can There Be Peace With Justice After Genocide?”

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‘Building Tomorrow Together’ Campaign Now Underway

November 16, 2012 5:24 pm Alumni, Alumni Relations, President Fernández

The CUNY Campaign for Voluntary Charitable Giving—now in its twenty-ninth year— is underway. Donations to the campaign help fund programs and services on the Lehman campus, as well as assist individuals and families in need.

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Hurricane Sandy Relief Efforts Continue

November 16, 2012 2:44 pm Community Outreach, Student Affairs, Students

Amanda Dubois has been working almost non-stop since the high winds of Hurricane Sandy swept through the New York City area, devastating communities and interrupting lives. As the director of the Office of Community Engagement and New Student Programs, Dubois has been busy arranging clean-up opportunities, organizing volunteers, collecting and delivering donations, and fielding calls from students and from members of the community wanting to know how they can help.

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Lehman Organizes Hurricane Sandy Relief Efforts

November 9, 2012 10:13 am Community Outreach, Student Affairs

In the wake of Hurricane Sandy, members of the Lehman community have been busy volunteering, cleaning up area parks and collecting goods for donations.

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Music Department Kicks Off Week-Long Music Series Nov. 11-16

November 8, 2012 3:55 pm Music Dept, School of Arts and Humanities

All next week, the Lehman campus will be filled with the sound of music—woodwind music, brass music, Latin music, jazz music, including a special vocal recital…

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Lehman Launches New Website Aimed at Connecting Bronx Community

November 6, 2012 11:12 am Environmental, Geographic, and Geological Sciences Dept, Information Technology, President Fernández

The experimental site is believed to be the first where a college or university has mapped public ”open data” to facilitate community interaction.

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