- The Honorable Adam Clayton Powell, IV will be the keynote speaker for this year’s Black History Month, Martin Luther King Jr. tribute on February 24. Adam Clayton Powell IV to Deliver Keynote Address at Lehman Black History Month Commemoration Feb. 24.
- Brighter days lie ahead on campus—or at least more energy efficient ones. The installation of more than $140,000 in LED lighting tubes across the Lehman campus was recently completed, providing the college with the dual benefit of increasing energy efficiency and decreasing utility costs. Lehman Gives the Go Ahead to New ‘Green’ Lights.
- Potential students and visitors are about to get a whole new perspective on Lehman College, before they even set foot on campus. That perspective will be a virtual one, with magnificent 360-degree views of the campus. Lehman Launches New Campus Virtual Tour.
- Governor Andrew M. Cuomo named Joseph Tusiani, a Professor Emeritus of Lehman College, New York's State Poet Laureate Emeritus. Joseph Tusiani Named New York State Poet Laureate Emeritus.
- Two highly respected Lehman professors were selected as part of the 2015 Irish Education 100, a listing of leading figures in education across the United States. Dr. Deirdre Pettipiece, the dean of the School of Arts and Humanities and Professor Janet Munch, a member of the Leonard Lief Library faculty, were the Lehman honorees and [...] Lehman Professors Chosen for 2015 “Irish Education 100″.
- The second annual Acacia holiday party for children living in New York City transitional housing was held at Lehman College on Monday. Lehman Throws Holiday Party for Kids Living in Transitional Housing.
- The Lehman School of Natural and Social Sciences was awarded a $733,000 grant as part of the $20 million CUNY Strategic Investment Initiative. School of Natural and Social Sciences(NSS) Receives $733,000 Education Grant to Redefine 21st Century STEM Majors.
- Eight studies published by seven Lehman professors are among the most frequently cited publications in their respective fields. Published Work of Lehman Professors Among Most Frequently Cited by Colleagues.
- Lehman College’s Freshman Year Initiative Program (FYI) has received the 2015 Best Practices in Student Retention Award from the Consortium for Student Retention Data Exchange (CSRDE) at the University of Oklahoma. The award recognizes the Lehman program as a national model for its system-wide approach to the institution’s retention issues—rates for first-year students at the College reached 83.4 percent, which is 20 percent higher than the national average. Lehman College FYI Program Wins Prestigious ‘Best Practices’ Award.
- Davina Porock, Lehman’s vice provost for academic personnel, has been presented with a prestigious writing award for her recently published article in The Journal of Gerontological Nursing. Lehman Vice Provost Receives Writing Award for Study About Living with Dementia.
- Lehman College has won the finals of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York’s college fed challenge. Lehman Economic and Business Students Win Federal Reserve Bank of New York Competition.
- Lehman College's Joseph Rachlin has been honored for a lifetime of cleaning up New York City rivers. Lehman Marine Research Director Receives Award for Lifetime Dedication to Urban Waterways.