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New Study by Lehman Professor Could Lead to Better Crop Yield

December 3, 2014 12:34 pm Biological Sciences Dept, School of Natural and Social Sciences

A breakthrough study in plant sciences and biology led by Professor Zhi-Liang Zheng, (Associate Professor in the Department of Biological Sciences) has potential long-term ramifications for improving crop yield and food quality. Prof. Zheng has identified a unique function for a sulfur nutrient transporter called SULTR1;2 and for the  first time provides genetic and physiological [...]

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Come Audition for Cinderella ’15, an Original Musical, on Dec. 5 and Dec. 8

December 2, 2014 12:41 pm Alumni Relations, Lehman Stages, Lovinger Theatre, Music Dept, School of Arts and Humanities, Theatre Program

Come audition for Lehman College’s upcoming presentation of Cinderella’15, an original musical by Prof. Penny Prince of Lehman College’s Music Department. Auditions are by appointment only. Please call 718/960-7796 or email Prof. Prince at penny.prince@lehman.cuny.edu. Auditions will be held in the Music Building, Room 306 on  Friday, Dec. 5, from 3 p.m.-6 p.m. and on Monday, Dec. 8 from [...]

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Mayor de Blasio Visits Lehman’s Nursing Lab

November 21, 2014 5:22 pm Bronx Small Business Development Center, Nursing Dept, School of Continuing & Professional Studies, School of Continuing and Professional Studies, School of Health Sciences, Human Services, and Nursing

Mayor Bill de Blasio visited Lehman College’s Nursing Simulation Lab and announced an overhaul of workforce development programs.

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Dominicans Set to Become NYC’s Biggest Latino Community According to New Study

November 19, 2014 3:52 pm Latin American and Puerto Rican Studies Dept, Research

A new study by Distinguished Professor Laird W. Bergad concludes that if several trends continue, the Dominican population will soon surpass the population of Puerto Ricans living in New York City.

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Prof. Piña-Rosales Presents New Spanish Dictionary to the King of Spain

November 13, 2014 5:33 pm Languages and Literatures Dept, School of Arts and Humanities

Professor Gerardo Piña-Rosales (Dept. of Languages and Literature) was invited to the presentation of the 23nd edition of the Dictionary of the Spanish Language at the Royal Spanish Academy in Madrid, Spain, where he met the King Felipe VI of Spain.

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Melilli Named Head Coach

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

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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Lehman Celebrates CUNY Month

October 30, 2014 3:49 pm Uncategorized

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has declared with an official proclamation that November is CUNY Month. In accordance, Lehman College has put together an array of events—from performing arts and open houses to lectures and book readings—for the whole community to enjoy. Visit Our Events Page on the CUNY website for a schedule of open [...]

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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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Noted Astronomer and Author Dr. Jeffrey Bennett to Give Talk on Math and Teaching Science, Oct. 31

October 27, 2014 12:27 pm Faculty, Provost, Quantitative Reasoning

Dr. Jeffrey Bennett specializes in mathematics and science education. He has taught extensively at all levels, including having founded and run a private science summer school for elementary and middle school children. At the college level, he has taught more than fifty classes in astronomy, physics, mathematics, and education.

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Giving Peace A Chance

October 24, 2014 4:54 pm African and African American Studies Dept, Center for Human Rights and Peace Studies, President Fernández, Student Affairs

A peace garden grows at Lehman College thanks to the Sigma Phi Rho fraternity.

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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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