Dr. Linda LeMura

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LeMoyne college graduate students are studying to be occupational therapists in a location that puts them in the middle of the action.  Officials cut the ribbon and blessed the newly renovated 10,000 square foot classroom and lab space today in Hanover Square. 

   Professor and Chair of LeMoyne’s occupational therapy program Ivelisse Lazzarini says the location for the new program is essentially a living laboratory.

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LeMoyne College in Syracuse made history Thursday with the selection of its 14th President.  Current Provost, Doctor Linda LeMura will become the first ever lay woman President at a Jesuit College on July 1, 2014.  LeMura expressed her gratitude Friday,  and became emotional sharing her family’s search for the American Dream which she says inspired her.