Guest Lecture Series

Coordinated by Ms. Ann Straub

Established in fall 2017, the Guest Lecture Series invites professionals into the classroom to be a guest lecturer and teach the class. Professionals are matched up with the classroom content that pertains to their field. This program gives students an inside look at different fields of study, bringing their classroom work to life.

If you are interested in becoming a guest lecturer at La Salle Academy, please contact Ms. Ann Straub by emailing astraub@lasalleacademy.org or calling 212-475-8940 ext. 376.

Upcoming Guest Lectures:

Annie Segan, Director of the Arthur Rothstein Foundation will be teaching in English classes.
(Canceled. Rescheduled date TBD).

Annie Segan, Director of the Arthur Rothstein Foundation will be teaching in English classes.
(Canceled. Rescheduled date TBD).

Patrice E. Degnan Erquicia, Executive Director of the Queen Sofia Spanish Institute will be teaching in our Spanish Native speakers class.
(Canceled. Rescheduled date TBD).

Donna Lieberman, Exec. Director of the NYCLU will be teaching in the Civic Spirit Club.
(Canceled. Rescheduled date TBD).

Irene Ning, Educator at the Liberty Science Center will be teaching in Physics class.
(Canceled. Rescheduled date TBD).

Esther Di Raimo, Field Educator, Educated Choices Program, presenting “Environment and Modern Agriculture” in Earth Science classes.
(Canceled. Rescheduled date TBD).

NYU School of Nursing Professor Fidelindo Lim and the NYU nursing students will be teaching in health classes.
(Canceled. Rescheduled date TBD).

Thank you to all of our recent guest speakers!

Dr. Jennifer Odien, OCME, taught Forensic Anthropology in a Biology class on Thursday, March 5, 2020.

Susan Stetzer, District Manager of Community Board #3, presented in the Civic Spirit Club on Tuesday, March 3, 2020.

Victoria Esser, Johnson & Wales University culinary program alumnus, presented a cooking demonstration in an art class on Tuesday, March 3, 2020.

Shanta Lawson, Education Director at the Studio Museum in Harlem taught in our Studio and Digital art classes on Monday, March 2, 2020.

Architects from FXCollaborative Architects LLP, Jonathan Meier and Emau Vega, taught in our Geometry class on Thursday, February 13, 2020.

St. Francis College Art Professor, Howard Skrill taught art class on Wednesday, February 12, 2020.

NYU School of Nursing Professor Fidelindo Lim and the NYU nursing students taught in health classes on Tuesday, February 11, 2020.

Dr. Donald E. Gibson, Dean and Professor, O’Malley School of Business, Manhattan College and Dr. Jimena Gonzalez R., Gabriel Hauge Assistant Professor of Economics, O’Malley School of Business, Manhattan College taught Economics in our Economics classes on Tuesday, February 11, 2020.

Deputy Consul to Spain, Luis Pertusa Rodriguez taught in the AP Spanish class on Thursday, February 6, 2020.

Cheryl David, Immigration Attorney, taught in Social Justice classes on Wednesday, January 15, 2020.

Matthew Washington, Deputy Manhattan Borough President gave a lecture in the Civic Spirit Club on Tuesday, January 14, 2020.

Clinical Associate Professor Fidelindo Lim and nursing students from the NYU Rory Meyers College of Nursing taught (blood pressure, diabetes, oral/dental health, nutrition, etc….) in Health classes on Monday, January 13, 2020.

Professor Mitch Levenberg from St. Francis College taught Steinbeck in English classes on Wednesday, January 8, 2020.

Jeffrey Sussman, President of Jeffrey Sussman, Inc. (Marketing and Public Relations) and author, taught in English classes on Wednesday, December 18, 2019.

Clinical Associate Professor Fidelindo Lim and nursing students from the NYU Rory Meyers College of Nursing taught about blood pressure, diabetes, oral/dental health, and nutrition in Health classes on Wednesday, December 11, 2019.

Allen Wan ’84, Deputy Shanghai Bureau Chief, Bloomberg News taught in a Finance class on Friday, December 6, 2019.

George Santana, Esq. ’88 taught law in the Business and Criminal Law classes on Wednesday, December 4, 2019.

Clinical Associate Professor Fidelindo Lim and nursing students from the NYU Rory Meyers College of Nursing taught (blood pressure, diabetes, oral/dental health, nutrition, etc….) in Health classes on Wednesday, November 20, 2019.