School of Natural and Social Sciences

President Cruz Announces His Six-Point Plan for Lehman College

September 22, 2016 11:32 am Alumni, Alumni Relations, Division of Administration & Finance, Enrollment Management, Faculty, Graduate Admissions, Information Technology, Institutional Advancement, Lehman College Foundation, School of Continuing and Professional Studies, School of Education, School of Health Sciences, Human Services, and Nursing, School of Natural and Social Sciences, SEEK

President José Luis Cruz delivered a historic convocation address outlining an optimistic vision for the future.

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Plants: The Chemistry Set of the Future; Noted Lehman College Scientist Featured in Latest Issue of ‘Science’ Journal

September 16, 2016 9:56 am Biological Sciences Dept, Faculty, School of Natural and Social Sciences

Plants. Humans rely on them for everything: from the air we breathe to the food we eat to the medicine they yield to heal our bodies. But do we know everything we need to know about them? In the latest issue of the journal Science (September 16, 2016), devoted to Translational Plant Science, researchers show how new technologies are redefining how plant biology will meet demands of health, medicine, energy, and agriculture.

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Professor Victoria Sanford Co-Chairing Guatemalan Genocide Conference at the USC Shoah Foundation

September 9, 2016 4:20 pm Anthropology Dept, Center for Human Rights and Peace Studies, Faculty, School of Natural and Social Sciences, Uncategorized

Lehman Anthropology Chair Victoria Sanford is co-chairing the first international conference on the Guatemalan Genocide at the USC Shoah Foundation Center for Advanced Genocide Research in Los Angeles. The four-day conference will begin on September 11 and offer the opportunity to hear scholars from throughout the world discuss and bring attention to a genocide that [...]

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Summer Internship Program Provides Foundation for Student Success

September 1, 2016 2:27 pm School of Arts and Humanities, School of Natural and Social Sciences, Students

For Lehman students Amanda Rodriguez and Melanie Hernandez, summer internships have bolstered their resumes and provided valuable work experience.

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Thirty New Faculty Members Join Lehman College

August 25, 2016 10:47 am Provost, School of Arts and Humanities, School of Education, School of Health Sciences, Human Services, and Nursing, School of Natural and Social Sciences

Thirty new faculty members are joining Lehman this semester.

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Two Students Are First To Graduate From Fast 4 Business Program

June 15, 2016 11:40 am Economics and Business Dept, School of Natural and Social Sciences, Students, Uncategorized

Katie Ross and Leandra Sepulveda—Class of 2016—are the first graduates of the Lehman’s Fast 4 Business program.

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Biochemistry Student Wins Prestigious Scholarships for Academic Excellence

June 13, 2016 11:48 am Chemistry Dept, School of Natural and Social Sciences, SEEK, Students, Uncategorized

trip to Spain last summer was a transformational experience for biochemistry and anthropology major Gabriela Rodriguez.

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Biochemistry Student Wins American Chemical Society Fellowship for Innovative Work

May 3, 2016 3:16 pm Chemistry Dept, School of Natural and Social Sciences, Students, Uncategorized

The path to an undergraduate degree majoring in biochemistry has been anything but typical or easy for Lehman junior, George Maio. The 29-year old graduated in 2009 from Saint Thomas Aquinas College in Rockland County with a degree in marketing. After several years in the marketing and advertising industries, he realized he wanted a career in the sciences, and came to Lehman in 2013.

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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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Two Students from the High School of American Studies at Lehman College Claim SciFest Crown

April 18, 2016 4:20 pm School of Natural and Social Sciences

Lila Rose and Anil Oza from the High School of American Studies at Lehman College, won this year’s Bronx SciFest.

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Provost Anny Morrobel-Sosa Visits Egypt as Part of Higher Education Initiative

April 14, 2016 12:11 pm Chemistry Dept, Provost, School of Natural and Social Sciences, Uncategorized

Dr. Anny Morrobel-Sosa, Provost of Lehman College, will address the issues of STEM education and women as part of an United States-Egypt Higher Education Initiative.

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Prof. Sanford Wins Third Fulbright Scholarship and Will Publish Two Books in 2016

April 4, 2016 12:42 pm Anthropology Dept, Center for Human Rights and Peace Studies, School of Natural and Social Sciences

Professor Victoria Sanford has been awarded her third J. William Fulbright Scholarship and is awaiting the publication of two new books this year.

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