Department of Economics and Business


Student Clubs / Affiliated Organizations

Student Clubs

Economics and Business Club

The Economics and Business Club is open to all Lehman College students interested in learning about careers and other aspects of the economics and business world. Through guest speaker presentations, field trips, meet-n-greets, career workshops and other events, students are able to complement their academic experience with engaging career orientated activities. The club works closely with the Office of Career Services to develop students’ professional interests and put students directly in contact with relevant business professionals. By working together to organize club activities, students gain leadership skills and hone their abilities to work in a team.

Recent guest speaker presentations include:

  • Bruce Loeb, Former VP of Marketing for Pokémon USA
  • J. Walter Thompson Advertising Agency
  • Horizon Media
  • Ken Roman, author of Business Writing That Works

Field trips have included a visit to the New York Stock Exchange and to Bloomberg Headquarters in Manhattan.

Faculty Advisor: Professor Sanders
Student Officers:
President – Victor Trinidad
Vice President – Edwin Marquez

To join the Economics and Business Club, sign up on our website.

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Pre-Business Club

The Pre-Business Club is intended for freshmen and sophomores who are undeclared and are considering declaring a major in business. Advantages of membership is to learn about program requirements, internship opportunities, meet with professional in the filed, participate in of-campus trips to organizations and receive guidance and tools to further research the business filed.

Students have great opportunities to build connections with alumni, professionals, and faculty and network with fellow students.

To Join or to receive more information please contact:

National Asian Pacific American Bar Association (NAPABA)

The National Asian Pacific American Bar Association (NAPABA) is the national association of Asian Pacific American (APA) attorneys, judges, law professors, and law students, providing a national network for its members and affiliates. NAPABA advocates for the legal needs and interests of the APA community and represents the interests of over 40,000 attorneys and approximately 62 local APA bar associations, with practice settings ranging from solo practices to large firms, corporations, legal services organizations, non-profit organizations, law schools, and governmental agencies.

More information can be located at You can also contact the Faculty Advisor, Professor Murrell at .

Omicron Delta Epsilon

Omicron Delta Epsilon is an International Economics Honor Society accredited by the Association of College Honor Societies (ACHS). Omicron Delta Epsilon is one of the world's largest academic honor societies. The objectives of Omicron Delta Epsilon are recognition of scholastic attainment and the honoring of outstanding achievements in economics, the establishment of closer ties between students and faculty in economics within colleges and universities, and among colleges and universities; the publication of its official journal, The American Economist, and sponsoring of panels at professional meetings as well as the Irving Fisher and Frank W. Taussig competitions.

Currently, Omicron Delta Epsilon has 652 chapters located in the United States, Canada, Australia, the United Kingdom, Mexico, Puerto Rico, South Africa, Egypt, France, and United Arab Emirates. With such a broad, international base, chapter activities vary widely, ranging from invited speakers, group discussions, dinners, meetings, etc., to special projects such as review sessions and tutoring for students in economics. Omicron Delta Epsilon plays a prominent role in the annual Honors Day celebrations at many colleges and universities.

More information can be located at You can also contact the Faculty Advisor, Professor Corzo at

Affiliated Organizations

SHRM Lehman College Student Chapter Club

Club Announcement
The Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) awarded a 2014-2015 Honorable Mention Award designation to the Lehman College, CUNY SHRM student chapter for providing exceptional growth and development opportunities to its student chapter members!

About the Club
The Student Chapter of SHRM at Lehman College seeks to provide students opportunities to network, to serve as Club Officers, to develop leadership competencies, to hone HR skills, to build their resume and professional profile, and so much more!

About SHRM
The Society of Human Resource Management (SHRM) is the world’s largest association dedicated to serving the needs of HR professionals. SHRM is also devoted to advancing the interests of the HR profession as a whole. SHRM members have access to industry best practices, sample forms, policies and general HR information, timely legislative updates and the ability to ask specific HR questions. Student members have the opportunity to receive SHRM awards and scholarships.

Our Mission
The mission of the Student Chapter of SHRM at Lehman College Club is to inspire the growth, knowledge, and continuation of our respective careers in Human Resources Management through collective knowledge, respect and mutual support among chapter members and through our affiliation with national, sponsoring and other student chapters.

How to Join
To join our Club please click on the following link

How to Contact Us
Those interested in SHRM Student Chapter at Lehman Club membership, in serving as a SHRM Student Chapter Board Member or as a Club Officer should contact:

  • President, Kim McFarlane at
  • Faculty Advisor, Professor Shirley D. Bishop at
  • To learn more about our Club, our events or other activities, and for networking opportunities with Club members please visit:

    Lehman College SHRM Club

    ALPFA is the Association of Latinos Professionals For America for business professionals and students with chapters nationwide and over 20,000 members. ALPFA is dedicated to enhancing opportunities for Latinos/Non-Latinos and building leadership and career skills. We welcome any student (regardless of academic field) to become member of ALPFA at Lehman College who shares our values, vision, and mission.

    ALPFA is the premier business organization for expanding opportunities for Latino/Non-Latino Leadership in the global market.

    ALPFA creates opportunities, adds value, builds relationships for its members, the community and its business partners while expanding Latino/Non-Latinos leadership in the global workforce.

    • Professional Growth
    • Integrity
    • Culture
    • Relationship Building
    • Service
    • Inclusiveness
    • Teamwork

    • President: Genesis Ciprian
    • Vice President: Victor Salcedo
    • Secretary: Grisel Mora
    • Treasurer: Marcos Zapata
    • Chair of Marketing: Marcial Davis
    • Chair of Fundraising: Fernando Rosario
    • Chair of Membership: Adrian Machuca
    • Chair of Outreach: Irineo Toledo
    • Chair of IT: Angerlyn Garcia
    • Chapter Liaison: Nirel Levi
    • Faculty Advisers:
      • Mine Doyran
      • Rossen Petkov
      • Mario Gonzalez-Corzo

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