Community Outreach

The Bronx Institute Awarded 1.1 Million Dollar Grant for Innovative BOOST After-School Program

February 19, 2015 2:11 pm Bronx Institute, Community Outreach, Middle and High School Education Dept

  The Bronx Institute at Lehman College launch of the new BOOST program (Bronx Opportunities Out-of School Time) offers 90 Bronx middle school students a rich opportunity to explore  potential interests, ranging from zoology to television broadcasting.These BOOST students all attend the Bronx School for Law, Government and Justice. New York City’s Department of Youth and […]

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Lehman LIFE Featured in CUNY’s ‘Study with the Best’ Series

August 26, 2014 1:53 pm Community Outreach, Student Affairs, Students

Volunteers from Lehman’s CUNY Service Corps and the Lehman LIFE club are featured in CUNY TV’s most recent “Study with the Best” news magazine program, which focuses on the University and its best and brightest professors, alumni, and programs.

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Hurricane Sandy Relief Efforts Continue

November 16, 2012 2:44 pm Community Outreach, Student Affairs, Students

Amanda Dubois has been working almost non-stop since the high winds of Hurricane Sandy swept through the New York City area, devastating communities and interrupting lives. As the director of the Office of Community Engagement and New Student Programs, Dubois has been busy arranging clean-up opportunities, organizing volunteers, collecting and delivering donations, and fielding calls from students and from members of the community wanting to know how they can help.

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Lehman Organizes Hurricane Sandy Relief Efforts

November 9, 2012 10:13 am Community Outreach, Student Affairs

In the wake of Hurricane Sandy, members of the Lehman community have been busy volunteering, cleaning up area parks and collecting goods for donations.

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Meet the Class of 2012: Donya Gay Locke Answers Her Calling to Serve

June 11, 2012 2:43 pm Community Outreach, School of Natural and Social Sciences, Social Work Dept, Student Affairs, Students

Life hasn’t been easy for Donya Gay Locke, who was born in Jamaica and moved to Brooklyn at age 11.

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Lehman Partners with Corbin Hill Farm to Bring Fresh Produce to Campus

May 31, 2012 5:00 pm Community Outreach, Sustainability

Lehman College invites the campus and the Bronx community to take part in a new program at the College that will bring New York State’s fresh seasonal produce to the campus for sale.

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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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Lehman’s Annual Leadership Dinner Gala to be Held at NY Botanical Garden October 27

August 1, 2011 1:08 pm Alumni, Alumni Relations, Community Outreach, Institutional Advancement, Lehman College Foundation

Lehman’s annual Leadership Dinner Gala will celebrate 80 years of the campus’s rich history, while recognizing alumni and friends who support the institution’s continued growth.

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