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Youth Voices: Bringing Students and Teachers Together to Improve Digital Skills

June 12, 2014 3:56 pm Literacy Studies, School of Education

The New York City Writing Project at Lehman College announces the Youth Voices Inquiry Project, which will engage students and teachers from across New York City – with a particular focus on the Bronx – in using reading, writing, and digital media to explore their interests and passions. The project is made possible by $50,000 […]

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Letter from the President: Celebrating the Class of 2014 and the Launch of the Bronx Business Bridge

June 12, 2014 3:46 pm President Fernández, School of Continuing & Professional Studies, Student Affairs, Students

For the 24th year, I had the distinct privilege of presiding over Lehman College’s annual Commencement ceremony. It is always a very special day, and the morning of May 29, with clear skies and a radiant sun, matched the glow from the faces of the graduates and their family members. It was one of the […]

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NY1: Political Commentators Preview Rangel-Espaillat Debate at Lehman College

June 11, 2014 10:22 am In the News

TWC News: NY1 Online: Political Commentators Preview NY1’s Rangel-Espaillat Debate NY1 VIDEO: Brigid Bergin from WNYC Radio, NY1 Commentator Gerson Borrero and Assistant Professor of Political Science at Fordham University, Christina Greer, helped Inside City Hall get ready for NY1’s live Democratic debate for the 13th congressional district from Lehman College in the Bronx. WATCH […]

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NY Times: Urban Appetites: Food and Culture in 19th Century New York

June 2, 2014 4:33 pm In the News

If you are what you eat, then “Urban Appetite: Food and Culture in 19th Century New York” (University of Chicago Press) goes a long way toward explaining who we are on the basis of our passions as consumers. Cindy Lobel, who teaches history at Lehman College of the City University of New York, traces the […]

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Topically Yours: An Interview with Eva Bornstein on the Lehman Center’s Upcoming Benefit with Michael Bolton

June 2, 2014 10:59 am In the News

Host Deardra Shuler talks with Eva Bornstein, Executive Director of Lehman Center for the Performing Arts about their upcoming special invitation fundraising gala prior to singer/songwriter Michael Bolton’s concert on her show Topically Yours, BlakeRadio Network, Rainbow Soul. More from Blake Radio Network.

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GOVLAB: Converting Open Data into Local Action, The Lehman Community Connect: Bronx Information Portal

June 2, 2014 10:54 am In the News

There is growing awareness that open data can contribute economic and social value. In practice, this happens not only at the national and state level but also, and perhaps more importantly, at the level of local communities. With these localized open data impacts in mind, community colleges and public universities have the opportunity to play […]

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NYC Public Advocate Letitia James to the Class of 2014: “Your Degree Requires That You Set Your Own Course”

May 29, 2014 1:46 pm Uncategorized

Under a brilliant blue sky and thousands of joyful smiles, Lehman College conducted its 46th annual Commencement exercises on Thursday, May 29.

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Enjoy an Evening with Michael Bolton and Support the Lehman Center for the Performing Arts

May 28, 2014 9:49 am Institutional Advancement, Lehman Center for the Performing Arts, Multimedia, Music Dept, School of Arts and Humanities

Lehman Center for the Performing Arts is proud to present the debut performance of the multi-Grammy Award winning Singer and Songwriter Michael Bolton on Saturday, June 7, 2014 at 8pm.  Experience an unforgettable evening as the internationally renowned vocalist who has sold over 53 million albums and singles worldwide performs his blockbuster hits like “When […]

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Commencement 2014: Watch Live Online, on BronxNet, or Follow on Social Media

May 19, 2014 5:25 pm Alumni, Information Technology, Multimedia Center, President Fernández, Student Affairs, Students

Lehman College will celebrate the graduation of more than 2,800 students on Thursday, May 29 beginning at 10 a.m. on the South Athletic Field. WATCH online here. VIEW on BronxNet: Channel 67 (Cablevision Optimum) or Channel 33 (Verizon Fios). FOLLOW on social media at Lehman College’s Facebook page (where photos may be viewed and downloaded), […]

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Bronx Business Bridge: New Initiative at Lehman College to Support Low-Income and Unemployed Entrepreneurs

May 16, 2014 11:08 am Bronx Small Business Development Center, CUNY on the Concourse, President Fernández, School of Continuing & Professional Studies, Urban Studies Program

Lehman College and the NYCEDC announce the launch of a pilot program to help low- to mid-skill residents of New York City start or expand businesses.

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The Envelope Please: “Nueva York” with Professor Patricio Lerzundi Wins Fifth Emmy Award

May 12, 2014 3:50 pm Faculty, Journalism, Communication, and Theatre Dept, School of Arts and Humanities

CUNY-TV’s Nueva York, co-hosted by Lehman College Professor Patricio Lerzundi, captured its fifth New York Emmy Award at the annual awards ceremony on March 30. This brings the total number of trophies won by the program to eight. Nueva York, a series about Latino culture in New York, won Best Magazine Program for its “Best […]

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¡Dinero! The Economics of Mexican Migration: May 9 with Former Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa

May 5, 2014 2:41 pm CUNY Mexican Studies Institute, Faculty, Latin American and Puerto Rican Studies Dept, President Fernández

To mark the 20th anniversary of the passage of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), the CUNY Institute of Mexican Studies will explore in its 2014 Annual Conference, the impact of NAFTA on economics, trade, immigration, and financial issues in the Mexican community. The conference, entitled ¡Dinero! The Economics of Mexican Migration, will feature […]

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