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Professor Teresita Levy Establishing Education Partnerships in Cuba

December 8, 2016 10:47 am Faculty, Latin American and Puerto Rican Studies Dept, School of Arts and Humanities, Study Abroad, Uncategorized

Professor Teresita Levy recently returned to Cuba for a third time since 2015, in a continuing effort to create Lehman College partnerships with the island’s most prominent universities. Levy, the director of international programs and global partnerships  at the College and an associate professor in the Latin American, Latino and Puerto Rican Studies department, says that on [...]

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Lehman College and CUNY Faculty Win 2016 OLC Digital Learning Innovation Award

December 2, 2016 4:47 pm Chemistry Dept, Faculty, School of Natural and Social Sciences, Uncategorized

Lehman College and CUNY have won the 2016 OLC Digital Learning Innovation Award (DLIAward), in a faculty-led team category for advancing undergraduate student success through the adoption of digital courseware. The Lehman College-led team was one of three institutions and five faculty-led teams selected from among 106 submissions in the first year of the Online [...]

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Lehman Raises Nearly $37,000 in First #CUNYTuesday Fundrasier

November 30, 2016 11:59 am Institutional Advancement, President Jose Luis Cruz, Uncategorized

You did it! You helped us make our first ever #CUNYTUESDAY a success! In 24 hours, Lehman College raised nearly $37,000! These funds will support academics, cultural programs, athletics, and the dreams of 13,000 students at Lehman College, the premiere public higher education institution in the Bronx.

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Lehman Senior Receives Internship Extension at NBC

November 28, 2016 4:29 pm Journalism, Communication, and Theatre Dept, School of Arts and Humanities, Students, Uncategorized

Grisel Mora, a Lehman senior majoring in journalism, has received two internship extensions at NBC after completing the National Association of Hispanic Journalists’ (NAHJ) Summer Diversity Fellowship. (NAHJ) The current extension will run until May 2017.

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Lehman Signs Agreement with Medical School Guaranteeing Interviews for High Performing Students

November 28, 2016 1:56 pm Provost, School of Natural and Social Sciences, Uncategorized

Dr. Harriet Fayne, interim provost and senior vice president for academic affairs signed significant “articulation agreements” with The New York Institute of Technology’s (NYITCOM) College of Osteopathic Medicine that guarantee Lehman students who maintain high academic standards an interview at a prestigious New York medical school. The ceremonial signing of these agreements on November 9 at [...]

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Post Election Call-To-Action Panel Discusses Critical Issues in the Age of Trump

November 15, 2016 4:59 pm Faculty, School of Arts and Humanities, School of Natural and Social Sciences, Students, Uncategorized

A special post election panel discussion called to “educate, engage and empower” the Lehman campus in the aftermath of the surprising presidential election results, was held on November 14th in the Lovinger Theatre. President José Luis Cruz moderated a panel of five of Lehman’s most distinguished academic leaders, covering a wide range of issues including [...]

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Dr. Jane MacKillop Appointed Interim Dean of the School of Continuing Education and Professional Studies

November 10, 2016 4:34 pm School of Continuing & Professional Studies, Uncategorized

Dr. Jane MacKillop, Lehman’s new interim dean of the School of Continuing and Professional Studies is returning to the college after a nearly 30-year absence. MacKillop began her long and distinguished CUNY career as founding director of the Adult Learning Center at Lehman College in 1987. “It’s actually fabulous,” MacKillop says when asked about the [...]

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Lehman Professor Miguel Perez to Provide Sharp Election Night Analysis on Telemundo

November 7, 2016 4:52 pm Journalism, Communication, and Theatre Dept, School of Arts and Humanities, Uncategorized

Lehman Journalism Professor Miguel Perez will be lending his insight and years of journalistic experience to the Telemundo 47 election night coverage. He will also be appearing Wednesday morning on Telemundo’s national broadcast coverage  from 7 a.m. to 9 a.m. The long election season is about to end and polls are showing a race with [...]

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A Timely, “Latino, National Politics and the 2016 Election” Conference to be Held at Lehman

October 31, 2016 4:05 pm Faculty, Latin American and Puerto Rican Studies Dept, Uncategorized

In what can only be described as an unprecedented and very fluid election cycle, we’ve seen two polarizing candidates fighting it out in the final weeks. But what about after the election? How will a Clinton or Trump presidency affect the trajectory of the Latino vote? These questions and other key issues emerging in national [...]

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The Journey from Business Intelligence to Lehman 360

October 27, 2016 1:07 pm In the News, Uncategorized

This article was written by Ronald M. Bergmann, vice president and CIO, Information Technology Division, Lehman College for EDUCAUSE Review. The full article can be viewed here.   The EDUCAUSE Top 10 IT Issues list is insightful, even prescient, as a means to describe the key technology challenges faced by colleges and universities. In the most [...]

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New Online Education Director to Oversee Lehman’s Online Learning Initiatives

September 27, 2016 1:19 pm Uncategorized

Dr. Olena Zhadko, Lehman’s new Online Education Director, has ambitious plans to support online learning initiatives. As a senior administrator, Zhadko will be overseeing all facets of online instruction, from web-enhanced learning experiences to hybrid course development and fully online programming. The Office of Online Education will be providing support services to faculty members to meet [...]

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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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