Lehman Stories

Students attend Lehman College to pursue academic and creative aspirations across more than 200 fields of study—from Economics and Business to Fine Arts to Education and Health Sciences - and many more. Inspired by authentic stories of achievement, Lehman students created Lehman Stories to showcase the incredible people in our campus community. Lehman students produced the videos, developed the artwork and created the music. Check out Lehman Stories to learn more about life on campus. Sign up for an Information Session and Campus Tour and take the first step to create your own success story. Read more about Lehman Stories

Karla Brito

A native of the Dominican Republic, Karla felt accepted and welcome at Lehman College. Inspired by Lehman's beautiful campus and fueled by her desire to give back and work within her community, Karla is pursuing a degree in Sociology and now works as a Teacher's Assistant for second grade.

Louis Carrasco

Louis left his job managing an auto parts store after realizing better opportunities were waiting and college was the first step. At Lehman, he obtained an internship with the Multimedia Center. Feeling lost at first, he soon had the skills and confidence to work as a photographer, videographer and editor on projects including the Emmy Award-winning Best of the Bronx series.

Ron Smith

Born and raised in the Bronx, Ron found his way to Lehman College after years of 'soul searching.' Under the guidance of Lehman's Music Department, Ron took his passion for playing music to new heights and is now a Lehman graduate and accomplished percussionist, recently performing at the famed B.B. King Blues Club in NYC.

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