Institutional Advancement

Jazz for Lehman College: The Harlem Quartet at San Juan, Puerto Rico’s Center for the Performing Arts

April 14, 2014 2:30 pm Alumni, Alumni Relations, Institutional Advancement, Lehman College Foundation, Music Dept

On Friday, May 2, 2014, along with Puerto Rico’s Pro-Arte Musical, the Lehman College Foundation will co-host the Harlem Quartet at San Juan, Puerto Rico’s Center for the Performing Arts in Santurce. “Jazz for Lehman College” was established to raise funds for scholarships of the City University of New York. Located in the North Bronx, [...]

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Lehman College Foundation Chair Myrna Rivera Recognized by

April 3, 2014 1:00 am Institutional Advancement, Lehman College Foundation, President Fernández

Ms. Rivera, alumna and founder of Consultiva Internacional, Inc., was named to’s Top Ten Women-Owned RIAs list.

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A Letter from the President: Advancing the Vision, Affirming Our Values

March 21, 2014 1:00 am Division of Administration & Finance, Information Technology, Institutional Advancement, Media Relations and Publications, President Fernández, Provost

“May you live in interesting times…” Believed to have originated centuries ago as a Chinese proverb, this saying certainly applies to us here in the 21st century. These times include a revolution in higher education – a call to arms – with the epicenter in the United States. And Lehman College is preparing to meet [...]

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Lehman Hosts Swearing-in of NYC Councilman Andrew Cohen: “No More Powerful Tool in Fighting Poverty than Education”

January 5, 2014 3:50 pm Alumni Relations, Institutional Advancement, Lovinger Theatre, Media Relations and Publications, President Fernández

Lehman College congratulates Andrew Cohen, the Bronx’s newest City Council member representing District 11, which includes the College. On January 5, Lehman hosted Mr. Cohen’s swearing-in ceremony in the historic Music Building’s Lovinger Theatre.

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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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Face to the World: New Home Page Reflects Lehman College’s Dynamic Identity

August 19, 2013 2:00 pm Information Technology, Institutional Advancement, Multimedia Center, Video

Lehman College has introduce a new and streamlined look for the home page: more visually engaging, easier to navigate, and optimized for mobile devices.

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‘Celebrating our Partners’ Honors CUNY Funders

February 8, 2012 2:30 pm Alumni, Institutional Advancement, Lehman College Foundation

The Prince George Ballroom in Manhattan was the scene Jan. 25 of “Celebrating our Partners,” an event sponsored by CUNY to honor the University’s many funders throughout its 24-college system. The festive evening brought together Lehman alumni and friends, Lehman College Foundation board members, and corporate and foundation partners, who have generously supported the College over [...]

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President of Caribbean Food Delights Visits the Campus

August 22, 2011 3:30 pm Institutional Advancement, Multimedia Center

The founder of the nation’s largest Caribbean food company toured the campus, including the new Multimedia Center, on August 16. A native of Jamaica, Vincent HoSang is the founder, chairman, and president of Caribbean Food Delights, which grew from a small operation out of his own Bronx kitchen, where he and his wife made meat [...]

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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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