The Department of Music offers a 64-credit major in music leading to the BS degree. The undergraduate program offers a general program of study with emphasis on theory, musicianship, history, and performance within a liberal arts college curriculum. A minor in music (12 credits), and an enhanced minor in music (18 credits) are also offered, requiring any undergraduate music courses, except MSH 114, MSH 115, and MSH 245. Visit the Department.
A memorial service has been scheduled for Kisook Ahn, the Lehman College alumna who died in the December 1 crash of a Metro North train in the Bronx. It will be held on Tuesday, December 10 at 5 p.m. in the Faculty Dining Room of the Music Building.Read More »
Lehman College is saddened to announce the death of alumna Kisook Ahn (BS ’09, MS ’12) in the December 1 crash of a Metro North train in the Bronx. She was one of four people killed when the train jumped the tracks near the Spuyten Duyvil station, just southwest of the Lehman College campus. Ms. Ahn, 35, was a native of South Korea, arriving in the United States in 2008 as part of Lehman’s exchange program with Sungshin Women’s University. She completed an accelerated bachelor’s degree in nursing in 2009 and a master’s degree in the family nurse practitioner program in 2012.Read More »
Ivan Seidenberg grew up in the Bronx and attended New York City public schools. By his own admission, he rarely ventured past the few blocks surrounding his home – physically or intellectually. After attending and graduating from Lehman College in 1972, he rose through the ranks of Verizon Communications and its predecessors to become Chairman [...]Read More »
Alumna Letitia James Elected NYC Public Advocate, First African-American Woman to Hold Citywide OfficeNovember 6, 2013 6:59 am Alumni, Alumni Relations, Psychology Dept
Lehman College alumna and New York City Councilwoman Letitia James has been elected Public Advocate for the City of New York, the first African-American woman to hold citywide office. She succeeds Bill De Blasio, who was elected Mayor in the 2013 municipal election.
James, who graduated in 1982 with a degree in psychology, ran unopposed in the general election after defeating Daniel Squadron in a Democratic primary runoff.
Maria-Cristina Necula, Director of Alumni Affairs at Lehman College, was awarded the 2013 Outstanding Achievement in Alumni Outreach Award at the CUNY Philanthropy Forum held at the Graduate Center last month.Read More »
“If someone had told me three years ago that I would be producing plays, operating my own accounting office, and giving talks about healthy life habits, I would have thought they were crazy,” says Ureña.Read More »
When William O. Folchi and his wife, Corazon, moved back to his childhood home in the Morris Park section of the Bronx in 2008, they knew they would have a lot of cleaning to do. But what they didn’t know is what they would find as they emptied out the basement and garage of the house. Buried beneath debris and garbage bags, and completely forgotten by time, he unearthed a virtual museum of artwork.Read More »
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.Read More »
Kristin Burgess, a 2007 graduate of the Macaulay Honors College at Lehman, is set to graduate from Yale Law SchoolRead More »
Lehman alumnus Joe Diomede, ’83, recently sat down for an interview with Fitness Radio about his book Cycles of a Traveler, a book he wrote about his years of solo travel from 1983 to 1996.Read More »
Lehman College’s School of Education will hold its first Alumni Welcome Back Reception on Monday, April 30, from 4:30-6 p.m. in the Faculty Dining Room.Read More »
“In twenty years of being the adviser to this chapter, and in my capacity as a Psi Chi officer, I have never seen a team of officers anywhere function as well, or with as much genuine affection for one another, as this one,” explains Professor Vincent Prohaska.Read More »