Political Science Dept

Lehman Hosts Two Film Festivals This Month: Reel Abilities and Human Rights

March 11, 2015 2:30 pm Alumni, Anthropology Dept, Political Science Dept, School of Arts and Humanities, School of Natural and Social Sciences, Students

This semester Lehman College is hosting two separate film festivals that celebrate courage in different ways. The first is the Reel Abilities Film Festival which returns to Lehman for a third consecutive year, sponsored by Disability Services at Lehman College; the second is the Spring Human Rights Film Series, sponsored by the Center for Human [...]

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Elías Alcántara (’08) Makes ’40 Under 40: Latinos in American Politics’ List

October 17, 2014 12:50 pm Philosophy Dept, Political Science Dept

Alcántara works at the White House as the associate director of Intergovernmental Affairs where he liaises with local officials across the country. He started there in 2012 as an intern.

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Immigration Expert Allan Wernick to Give Constitution Day Lecture Sept. 23

September 17, 2014 4:33 pm Political Science Dept, Provost

Allan Wernick, an expert on immigration law and director of CUNY Citizenship Now, will deliver Lehman’s upcoming Constitution Day lecture on Tuesday, September 23, at 2 p.m. in the Lovinger Theatre. This event is open to the public.

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Writing Sex Back Into the Narrative of War: A Reading and Discussion

November 1, 2013 1:00 am Faculty, Library, Political Science Dept, School of Natural and Social Sciences, Women's Studies Program

In her new book, “Sex and International Tribunals: The Erasure of Gender from the War Narrative,” Professor Chiseche Salome Mibenge, documents an undeniable fact: sex is a weapon of war.

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Lehman College to Celebrate Constitution Day Oct. 11

September 28, 2012 3:28 pm Political Science Dept, Provost, School of Arts and Humanities

Fordham University Professor of Law Joel R. Reidenberg will discuss “Privacy in Public” during Lehman College’s annual celebration of Constitution Day on Thursday, October 11. This event, which is free and open to the community, will begin at 11 a.m. in the East Dining Room.

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May 10 Conference: Latino Politics and the Rights of Migrants

May 6, 2012 2:30 pm Center for Human Rights and Peace Studies, Political Science Dept

Leading scholars in the field of Latino politics and issues concerning migrants in America will convene for Lehman’s Center for Human Rights and Peace Studies’ conference, titled “Nueva Vision: Latino Politics and the Rights of Migrants in the Americas.”

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Lehman to Celebrate Constitution Day Oct. 5

September 29, 2011 12:37 pm Political Science Dept

Noted constitutional scholar Professor Saul Cornell of Fordham University will discuss “Constitutional Originalism: Theory or Scam?” at Lehman College’s Constitution Day celebration on Wednesday, October 5, at 11 a.m. in the Lovinger Theatre.

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