Macaulay Honors College

Lehman College Macaulay Honors Grad Receives $200,000 in Scholarships to Attend Medical School

May 3, 2016 1:58 pm Alumni, Faculty, Macaulay Honors College, School of Natural and Social Sciences, Students

Lehman College and Macaulay Honors College alumnus Cesar Andrade is about to begin what will certainly be four of the toughest but most rewarding years of his life. As an incoming student at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai in Manhattan, the Lehman class of 2014 graduate wants to pursue a career as a primary care physician who works with underserved populations and conducts research addressing healthcare disparities.

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Lehman Professor Says Botanical Supplements Industry Must “Clean Up Its Act”

March 5, 2015 1:53 pm Biological Sciences Dept, Faculty, Macaulay Honors College, Research

A recent investigation by New York State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman concluded that many of the herbal supplements sold by retailers Wal-Mart, Target and Walgreens contained fake ingredients. The supplements were subjected to DNA testing and the results showed that only 21 percent of the products had DNA from the plants or herbs advertised on […]

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Students from Macaulay Honors College to take Part in Major BioBlitz at the NY Botanical Garden

September 5, 2014 11:41 am Macaulay Honors College, Student Affairs, Students

Destiny Berisha, a sophomore at Lehman’s Macaulay Honors College, will join more than 400 of her fellow students and 20 scientists at the New York Botanical Garden this weekend (Sept. 6-7) to contribute to the cataloging of the Garden’s plant life.

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Two Lehman Students Score Summer Internships at Bloomberg

May 22, 2014 1:18 pm Macaulay Honors College, Students

This summer Zikran Choudhary and Hansol Lee, students at Lehman’s Macaulay Honors College (MHC), will spend ten weeks working as interns at Bloomberg headquarters in Manhattan.

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Senior Zarin Tasnim Wins Prestigious Fulbright Scholarship to Teach in Korea

May 16, 2014 12:33 pm Macaulay Honors College, Students, Study Abroad

“She is definitely one of our stars,” says Dr. Gary Schwartz, director of the Macaulay Honors College at Lehman and the Lehman Scholars Program. “Zarin is an exceptional combination of intellect, tact, sensitivity, insight, and leadership.”

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Macaulay Honors College Student Wins Jack Nash Scholars Award for Study in Japan

March 21, 2014 2:32 pm Macaulay Honors College, Students, Study Abroad

Romi Zayas, a junior in the Macaulay Honors College at Lehman and a scholar in the CUNY Baccalaureate Program, will embark on a trip of a lifetime to Tokyo where she will study advanced Japanese at the Kanda University of International Studies this spring.

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Two Lehman Students Win Top Prizes in CUNY-wide Labor Arts Contest

April 18, 2013 10:18 am English Dept, Lehman College Art Gallery, Macaulay Honors College, School of Arts and Humanities

Two Lehman College studies have been named first- and second-prize winners in a CUNY-wide contest designed to celebrate labor arts by using creative works to honor working people. Ariella Michal Medows, a McCauley Honors College student who attends Lehman College claimed first place, while Samontha Forbes, took home the second-place prize.

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Macaulay Honors College at Lehman Celebrates Ten Years

August 27, 2012 3:20 pm Lehman Scholars Program, Macaulay Honors College

This fall, the Macaulay Honors College at Lehman celebrates its ten-year anniversary with the arrival of the Class of 2016. The new cadre of students—eighteen in total—hail from some of the top high schools in the city.

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Macaulay Honors College at Lehman: Inspiring Tomorrow’s Leaders

August 21, 2012 1:33 pm Macaulay Honors College, Multimedia, Video

Four Macaulay students at Lehman discuss the unique opportunities that the Honors College provides, from free tuition and funds for international travel to Macaulay’s “cultural passport.”

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Lehman Alumna to Graduate from Yale Law School

May 18, 2012 4:55 pm Alumni, In the News, Macaulay Honors College

Kristin Burgess, a 2007 graduate of the Macaulay Honors College at Lehman, is set to graduate from Yale Law School

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Follow a Path to Greatness

April 30, 2012 4:15 pm Audio, Macaulay Honors College, Multimedia

Dr. Lesco Rogers, M.D., was a member of the Lehman Class of 1984 and the Lehman Scholars Program.

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Lehman Student Wins Cullen Trust Travel Award

December 14, 2011 5:02 pm Chemistry Dept, Macaulay Honors College

Ravnit Kaur-Bhatia (Class of 2013) has received a 2011 Cullen Trust for Higher Education Travel Award, which will allow her to travel in January to the Texas Medical Center in Houston for a two-day career development workshop and symposium on M.D./Ph.D. programs.

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