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Lightning Ranks Third in CUNYAC Swimming, Diving

By Rickey Corporan  During the first weekend of February, Lehman Lightning men’s and women’s teams came in third place during the CUNYAC Swimming and Diving event in the Apex gym. On the first day of the competition, freshman Francis Turbi received CUNYAC Rookie of the Week honors and freshman Joshua Teves was named Conference Diver […]

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Law and Order: SVU Films Episode in Multimedia Center

By Ariana DiLorenzo BRONX, NY –  On Wednesday, February 25th, Carman Hall became the site of the latest investigation of Law and Order: Special Victims Unit (SVU). The hit crime drama took over the Multimedia Center, filming scenes for an upcoming episode while allowing students to see how the veteran hit comes together. Even though […]

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Elevator Upgrade Project Begins

By Octrisha Parker BRONX, NY - A two phase elevator upgrade project begins this week in Carman Hall. “[We] will be upgrading one elevator at a time, starting with the northwest elevator on the Goulden Avenue side of the building,” said Rene Rotolo, assistant vice president of Campus Planning and Facilities. Campus officials project that the […]

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Iraq & Back — Now What

By William Centeno Thirteen years ago, at the age of seventeen, I had my first day at basic training. After arriving at Ft. Jackson, South Carolina at around midnight, we went through “in-processing.” After that, we were escorted to our sleeping area and told to get to sleep—tomorrow would be a long day. What felt […]

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The Time When I Experimented with Life

    By Gabrela Harewood   When I’m feeling particularly in love, I read Pablo Neruda’s poetry. Even though they were translated from Spanish, the underlying meaning still clings to my heart, engulfing it in a glassy, black fire. In the same vein, when I’m feeling deep, I read Emerson.  I was at Howard University […]

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Lehman Athletics Games Begin to Stream Live

By Gabriel Lorenzo       For the first time in Lehman College history, Lehman Lightning sporting events can be viewed via live stream by anyone with a smartphone, tablet, or a computer. Streaming is no new innovation, but it’s an important tool for a commuter school. Now, fans can watch from home, at work, […]

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Accounting and Auditing Grads Safe, Market Predicts

By Stephanie Ronca   The job market is looking good for students in the accounting and auditing field, thanks to economic recovery. According to the 2012 statistics provided by the US Department of Labor, the job market for those with a bachelor’s degree or higher will grow 13% from 2012 to 2022, which is just […]

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Jaleel Lino Named Preseason Co-Player of the Year

By Stefanie Cerrone   The CUNY Athletic Conference has named Jaleel Lino the 2015 Preseason Co-Player of the Year in men’s volleyball. Lino shares the honor with Baruch College junior Scott Stranding, who is expected to help lead the Baruch Bearcats to another championship. The sophomore has already accomplished an enormous feat—he is ranked number […]

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The Bronx and Beyond: Unraveling the Bronx Memoir Project

    By Nora Moncada   There is a fervent, eager energy to the first volume of the Bronx Memoir Project, and it is apparent right from its introduction by Deirdre Scott, executive director of Bronx Council on the Arts. A collection of over sixty essays by Bronx residents with vibrantly varied styles, Bronx Memoir […]

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Students React to New NYC ID Cards

  By Marcelo Bravo-Lopez   Last  month, Mayor De Blasio unveiled  IDNYC—a  photo identification card newly available to more than 8 million New York City residents. The municipal ID initiative will make it easier to navigate various areas of public life. Cardholders will have access to city buildings, public libraries, and schools. Several banks and […]

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