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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#3 in the Nation: Rankings Show Lehman’s Leadership in Accessibility and Research

September 5, 2013 11:04 am Admissions, Graduate Studies

Lehman College has received leading marks from two national publications for the College’s affordability, accessibility and research, among other categories. Business Insider ranked Lehman College #3 in the nation when scored according to President Barack Obama’s new plan to help students pay for college. The Obama administration proposes a rating system that would help determine [...]

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Virtual Transfer Website Now Features Checklist

January 15, 2012 7:30 pm Admissions

Transferring to a new school can be a massive headache for any student. In an attempt to streamline the complicated process, Lehman College has created a new website to help accommodate the ever-increasing number of transfer students coming to the College.

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Auditing Courses at Lehman: A ‘Smart Value’ for Senior Citizens

January 9, 2012 4:26 pm Admissions, Community Outreach

It didn’t take Lorraine Coyle Koppell long to realize that returning to college after all these years was a great idea. Mrs. Koppell, a trust and estates lawyer with her own practice on Park Avenue and in the Riverdale section of the Bronx, took advantage of Lehman College’s Encore program that allows senior citizens—at a remarkably reduced fee—to “audit” courses.

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