Students

The New York Times Admires CUNY’s “City Game”

February 27, 2015 2:53 pm Athletics, Student Affairs, Students

The Lehman College men’s basketball team saw its CUNY Athletic Conference Championship run come to an end, as the No. 3 Lightning fell to No. 2 Brooklyn in the CUNYAC Semifinals, 80 -70, at the Nat Holman Gym on the campus of the City College of New York, on Wednesday evening. The New York Times [...]

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Israeli Consul General Announces Scholarship Program for Hispanic Students at Bronx Technology Showcase

February 24, 2015 4:15 pm Lovinger Theatre, President Fernández, Students, Uncategorized

It was a technology event showcasing Israeli startups based in New York City where innovation, ingenuity and tech prowess were all on equal display. The Bronx Technology Showcase on February 19th at Lehman’s Lovinger Theatre also gave Israeli Consul General Ido Aharoni an opportunity to announce a $100,000 pilot scholarship program aimed at supporting Hispanic [...]

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Eight Lehman Students to Receive International Internships in France

January 23, 2015 2:39 pm Economics and Business Dept, In the News, Students, Study Abroad

Having the good fortune or ‘bonne fortune’ to participate in an international internship in the South of France is about to become a reality for eight Lehman College business and economic majors. The program in partnership with The University of Montpellier, will offer Lehman students a two-week internship with various companies near the university. The [...]

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NY Federal Reserve President Visits Lehman for a ‘Fireside Chat’ on the Economy

December 4, 2014 3:59 pm Economics and Business Dept, School of Natural and Social Sciences, Students

Returning to the Bronx for the first time since 2011, Federal Reserve Bank of New York President and Chief Executive Officer William Dudley detected something that had been missing from the borough on his previous visit: a sense of optimism. Dudley addressed Lehman College students in an intimate “fireside chat” that included discussion about the [...]

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Melilli Named Head Coach

November 12, 2014 11:06 am Athletics, Student Affairs, Students, Uncategorized

After being named Coach of the Year, Casey Melilli has been elevated to the position of Head Coach for the women’s soccer program.

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John Pollina Wins 2014 CUNYAC Cross Country Championship

November 3, 2014 11:54 am Athletics, Student Affairs, Students

Sophomore John Pollina won the 2014 CUNY Athletic Conference Men’s Cross Country Championship 8K race, held at Van Cortlandt Park. Senior Thamare Rejouis earned CUNYAC All-Star status, finishing in 15th place overall in the Women’s Championship.

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Student Receives Unexpected Gift from Lehman’s Head Chef

October 17, 2014 12:01 pm Student Affairs, Students

Cafeteria head chef Hector Morales had two problems: the first was that a very close friend of his was dying and the second was that soon he would have to find a home for the brand new wheelchair mobility scooter that his friend would soon leave behind.

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How to Use Storytelling as a Tool in Life and Business

October 16, 2014 2:31 am Student Affairs, Students

“The main goal of the conference is to help students understand the key components in personal storytelling,” says Suzette Ramsundar, coordinator of The Herbert H Lehman Center for Student Leadership Development.

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Two Lehman Students Awarded Women’s Forum Fellowships

October 7, 2014 3:31 pm Admissions, Health Sciences Dept, School of Health Sciences, Human Services, and Nursing, School of Natural and Social Sciences, Student Affairs, Students, Theatre Program

Two Lehman students, Kiyoko Hairston and Syeda Kabir, have demonstrated such determination in the face of adversity that the Women’s Forum of New York has awarded them each a fellowship.

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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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Senior Wins Major NIH Scholarship for Research

September 22, 2014 10:37 am Chemistry Dept, School of Natural and Social Sciences, Student Awards, Students

Right now Ewul works closely with his mentor Dr. Andrei Jitianu in his lab, where he is conducting research on materials for bone regeneration.

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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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