Admissions

President Cruz Presses for Greater Equity In Higher Ed at Congressional Hearing

February 7, 2017 4:56 pm Admissions, Alumni, Alumni Relations, Graduate Admissions, School of Arts and Humanities, School of Continuing and Professional Studies, School of Education, School of Health Sciences, Human Services, and Nursing, School of Natural and Social Sciences

Dr. José Luis Cruz, president of Herbert H. Lehman College, The City University of New York, delivered testimony this morning to the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Education and the Workforce that emphasized the need to fight inequities in higher education and explained how Lehman and other public two- and four-year colleges are creating […]

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Grad Student Attends Bloomberg 2016 International Women’s Day Summit; Calls it an ‘Empowering Experience’

March 23, 2016 11:35 am Admissions, Graduate Admissions, Graduate Studies, School of Natural and Social Sciences

“I was honored to be selected to attend the summit,” says Olufemi. “It was the perfect opportunity for me to further my academic and career goals, and celebrate the achievements of women world-wide.”

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Lehman Launches New Campus Virtual Tour

January 13, 2016 11:46 am Admissions, Alumni Relations, Art Gallery, In the News, Lehman History, Multimedia Center, Science Building, Students, Uncategorized

Potential students and visitors are about to get a whole new perspective on Lehman College, before they even set foot on campus. That perspective will be a virtual one, with magnificent 360-degree views of the campus.

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Lehman College FYI Program Wins Prestigious ‘Best Practices’ Award

December 3, 2015 1:37 pm Admissions, English Dept, FYI Program

Lehman College’s Freshman Year Initiative Program (FYI) has received the 2015 Best Practices in Student Retention Award from the Consortium for Student Retention Data Exchange (CSRDE) at the University of Oklahoma. The award recognizes the Lehman program as a national model for its system-wide approach to the institution’s retention issues—rates for first-year students at the College reached 83.4 percent, which is 20 percent higher than the national average.

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Reine T. Sarmiento Is Appointed Lehman’s New Vice President of Enrollment Management

January 7, 2015 12:37 pm Admissions, Provost

Reine T. Sarmiento, an education professional with more than 25 years of experience in key academic leadership roles, has been recently appointed the new Vice President of Enrollment Management and Associate Provost at Lehman College. Vice President Sarmiento comes to Lehman with experience in both private and public colleges, including her most recent position as […]

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Lehman Named the No. 12 Most Attractive Yet Affordable Campus in the Nation

November 13, 2014 3:12 pm Admissions, Alumni, CUNYfirst, In the News, Lehman Center for School/College Collaboratives, Scholarship Students, School of Arts and Humanities, School of Continuing & Professional Studies, School of Continuing and Professional Studies, School of Education, School of Health Sciences, Human Services, and Nursing, School of Natural and Social Sciences, Study Abroad

According to a new national ranking Lehman College was selected as the No. 12 “Most Attractive Yet Affordable Campus” in the United States.

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Bronx Students Design Their Own Robots—Thanks to Intel and Lehman College

October 17, 2014 1:01 pm Admissions, Biological Sciences Dept, School of Education, School of Natural and Social Sciences, Science Building

Thanks to a partnership between Intel, Lehman College and the Department of Education, three South Bronx students from High School/Middle School 223, designed their own robots that used a 3D printer to bring their creations to life. The pilot program with Lehman, Students and Robots, is part of Intel’s 21st Century Robot Project, which seeks to […]

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Two Lehman Students Awarded Women’s Forum Fellowships

October 7, 2014 3:31 pm Admissions, Health Sciences Dept, School of Health Sciences, Human Services, and Nursing, School of Natural and Social Sciences, Student Affairs, Students, Theatre Program

Two Lehman students, Kiyoko Hairston and Syeda Kabir, have demonstrated such determination in the face of adversity that the Women’s Forum of New York has awarded them each a fellowship.

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Budding Scientists Prepare for Second Annual Bronx SciFest

February 7, 2014 12:31 pm Admissions, Biological Sciences Dept, School of Natural and Social Sciences, Science Building, Students

The Bronx SciFest represents an important step in establishing robust science opportunities among the borough’s students.

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Survey Says: From Freshman to Senior Year, Students Love the Lehman Experience

December 18, 2013 12:35 pm Admissions, Enrollment Management, Institutional Advancement, Research, Students

A new survey of Lehman College students found that nearly ninety percent had a favorable experience during their time on the campus. The poll found that eighty-seven percent of Lehman College students described their freshman year as “excellent” or “good.” Eighty-three percent of seniors had the same opinion.

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Redefining a College Education: President Fernández’s Vision for Lehman’s Future

September 19, 2013 3:03 pm Admissions, Faculty, Institutional Advancement, Media Relations and Publications, President Fernández, Provost

President Ricardo R. Fernández outlined a bold vision for the future of higher education and the future of Lehman College during his keynote address at the College’s annual Convocation.

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Fall 2013: New Students Hit the Ground Running

September 13, 2013 9:32 am Admissions, Enrollment Management, Registrar, Student Affairs, Students

The most popular majors among the new class are nursing, social work, accounting, and business administration.

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