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Bronx Institute at Lehman College Awarded $75,000 Grant By Verizon Foundation

May 2, 2013 11:28 am Alumni Relations, Bronx Institute, Lehman College Foundation, Physics and Astronomy Dept

The Bronx Institute at Lehman College has been awarded a grant by the Verizon Foundation totaling $75,000. The grant will be used to establish the College’s STEM Pipeline Initiative to offer advanced physics instruction to Bronx high school students who do not have access to physics courses in their school.

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Bronx Institute Receives Grant from New York State

January 11, 2013 3:41 pm Bronx Institute

The Bronx Institute at Lehman College has received a grant from New York State to provide college readiness services to three public schools in the Bronx.

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Bronx Institute at Lehman College Awarded Two Grants

December 19, 2012 10:40 am Bronx Institute

The Bronx Institute at Lehman College has been awarded grants by Con Edison and The Edwin Gould Foundation.

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GEAR UP Students Tour U.S. Capitol

December 6, 2012 1:26 pm Bronx Institute

Students from the Bronx Institute’s GEAR UP program recently took part in a three-day trip to Washington, D.C., for an extended lesson on civic engagement and democracy.

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The Bronx Institute Welcomes Back Former ENLACE Students as New Hires

September 11, 2012 1:14 pm Bronx Institute

“My goal is to help ENLACE students complete their college applications. When I was in high school, we received very little college counseling,” says DeJesus. “Of course there was a lot of pressure to go to college, but no one explained to us how to do it. ENLACE gave me that support and that’s what I want to give back.”

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Bronx Institute’s ENLACE Program Awarded Two More Grants

May 24, 2012 5:03 pm Bronx Institute

The Bronx Institute at Lehman College has been awarded one-year grants by the Edwin Gould Foundation and the Toyota USA Foundation for $50,000 and $134,500, respectively. The grants are for the Institute’s Engaging Latino Communities for Education (ENLACE) academic enrichment program, which serves high-performing Latino students from Bronx public schools. “We are grateful to The [...]

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ENLACE Named as Example of ‘Excelencia’

May 11, 2012 5:03 pm Bronx Institute, Program Awards

Excelencia in Education, a national education policy think tank, has recently recognized the Bronx Institute’s ENLACE program as an “example of what works for Latino students.”

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Professor Herminio Martinez Selected as ‘Educator of the Year’

May 11, 2012 3:49 pm Bronx Institute, Faculty, Middle and High School Education Dept, School of Education

The Bronx County Historical Society has selected Professor Herminio Martinez (Middle and High School Education) as its Educator of the Year.

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Bronx Institute Receives Grant from Con Edison

February 7, 2012 6:48 pm Bronx Institute

The Bronx Institute at Lehman College has been awarded a grant from the area’s largest power company, Con Edison. The award, a program expansion grant, will be used to support the Bronx Institute’s ENLACE program, which serves high-performing Latino students attending Bronx middle schools and high schools.

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Bronx Institute Awarded $100,000 Grant from Edwin Gould Foundation

January 5, 2012 3:25 pm Bronx Institute

The Bronx Institute at Lehman College has been awarded a two-year, $100,000 grant from the Edwin Gould Foundation for continued support of its Engaging Latino Communities for Education (ENLACE) program.

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