School of Education

Dr. Christopher Emdin (B.S., ’01) Will Speak at the NYC Writing Project’s Conference on March 18

March 15, 2017 3:50 pm Alumni, Alumni Relations, Anthropology Dept, Biological Sciences Dept, Early Childhood and Childhood Education Dept, School of Education

As an undergraduate at Lehman College, Chris Emdin led a double life. An Anthro-Biochemistry major (B.S.,‘01) and self-described science geek, when he was not in class or a lab, Emdin was taking full advantage of the hip-hop culture that was thriving on campus. That included being at radio station WLCR, hanging out with the rappers […]

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Bronx Institute Nets $1.8 Million for English Language Education

March 2, 2017 12:14 pm Bronx Institute, School of Education

The U.S. Department of Education has awarded a $1.8 million, five-year grant to the Bronx Institute at Lehman College. The funds will support Project ALPHA (Academic Language Produces Higher Achievement), a new program that provides professional development to teachers in the field of English language instruction. According to the New York City Department of Education, […]

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Lehman Offers CUNY’s First Masters of Science Degree in Organizational Leadership

February 17, 2017 3:20 pm School of Education

Lehman College’s School of Education launched a new graduate program, a Masters of Science in Organizational Leadership (or MSOL), which aims to prepare students to assume leadership positions within the nonprofit, corporate, government, and healthcare fields. “Lehman’s School of Education and our leadership faculty are very excited to begin offering the MSOL program,” said Dr. […]

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President Cruz Presses for Greater Equity In Higher Ed at Congressional Hearing

February 7, 2017 4:56 pm Admissions, Alumni, Alumni Relations, Graduate Admissions, School of Arts and Humanities, School of Continuing and Professional Studies, School of Education, School of Health Sciences, Human Services, and Nursing, School of Natural and Social Sciences

Dr. José Luis Cruz, president of Herbert H. Lehman College, The City University of New York, delivered testimony this morning to the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Education and the Workforce that emphasized the need to fight inequities in higher education and explained how Lehman and other public two- and four-year colleges are creating […]

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Lehman School of Education Rated One of America’s Best Programs 1

May 11, 2016 4:53 pm Early Childhood and Childhood Education Dept, Literacy Studies, Middle and High School Education Dept, School of Education, Uncategorized

The College’s School of Education was Ranked No. 5 in NYC and No. 11 in the U.S.

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Lehman Graduates Receive Sloan Awards for Excellence in Science and Math Teaching

February 25, 2016 12:39 pm Alumni, Graduate Studies, Mathematics and Computer Science Dept, School of Education, Uncategorized

Two Lehman alumni were presented with the prestigious Alfred P. Sloan Award for Excellence in Teaching Science and Mathematics.

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Lehman Professor Joins White House Effort to Bolster School Counseling and College Advising

January 5, 2015 3:06 pm School of Education

It’s not everyday that you get an invitation from the White House identifying you as an important “thought leader” in your profession-—and inviting you to attend a landmark conference at Harvard University. But that’s exactly what happened earlier this year to Lehman Professor Stuart Chen-Hayes—and that was just part of what turned out to be […]

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Lehman Named the No. 12 Most Attractive Yet Affordable Campus in the Nation

November 13, 2014 3:12 pm Admissions, Alumni, CUNYfirst, In the News, Lehman Center for School/College Collaboratives, Scholarship Students, School of Arts and Humanities, School of Continuing & Professional Studies, School of Continuing and Professional Studies, School of Education, School of Health Sciences, Human Services, and Nursing, School of Natural and Social Sciences, Study Abroad

According to a new national ranking Lehman College was selected as the No. 12 “Most Attractive Yet Affordable Campus” in the United States.

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CUNY Graduate Education Fair at Lehman College Nov. 11

October 29, 2014 4:04 pm Graduate Admissions, Graduate Studies, School of Education

With its focus on graduate education programs, the fair’s scheduled workshops will include an edTPA/certification information session; a special education/TESOL/bilingual panel discussion; an employment session with the New York City Department of Education; an Education Leadership/Counseling panel discussion; and a mathematics and science education panel discussion.

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Bronx Students Design Their Own Robots—Thanks to Intel and Lehman College

October 17, 2014 1:01 pm Admissions, Biological Sciences Dept, School of Education, School of Natural and Social Sciences, Science Building

Thanks to a partnership between Intel, Lehman College and the Department of Education, three South Bronx students from High School/Middle School 223, designed their own robots that used a 3D printer to bring their creations to life. The pilot program with Lehman, Students and Robots, is part of Intel’s 21st Century Robot Project, which seeks to […]

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Prestigious Jeanette K. Watson Fellowship Program Seeks New Candidates

September 29, 2014 5:10 pm School of Arts and Humanities, School of Education, Student Affairs, Students

“This is a superb opportunity for our students because JK Watson provides exposure to a broad spectrum of advantages and benefits at a level of sophistication otherwise rarely available to them,” says Professor Gary Schwartz.

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New Graduate Student Reception A Success

August 19, 2014 5:12 pm Graduate Studies, Provost, School of Arts and Humanities, School of Continuing & Professional Studies, School of Education, Speech-Language-Hearing Sciences Dept, Students

“Lehman College is a warm and welcoming place, and we want to make sure that our graduate students receive the same kind of attention that our undergraduate students receive when they first enter the campus.”

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