News Headline: Edible Ethics
News Text:
Students savored Equal Exchange mini chocolate bars as they packed into an auditorium Monday to hear Rep. Eliot Engel discuss a 2001 agreement he helped broker between the chocolate industry, the U.S. Department of Labor and Western African governments to eradicate the worst forms of child labor in cocoa harvesting in Ghana and Ivory Coast. College President Brennan O’Donnell welcomed Mr. Engel to the stage by remarking that the trade initiative outlined in the Harkin-Engel Protocol made him an appropriate guest lecturer.
Outlet Full Name:
Riverdale Press
News Date:
Thursday, February 14, 2013
News Headline: Actor Keith David Performs at Manhattan College to Celebrate Black History Month
News Text:
Manhattan College joined forces with an Emmy award-winning actor to celebrate Black History Month with a valuable lesson. Keith David spoke to students and performed at the university as it marks the 150th anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation.
Outlet Full Name:
News 12 - the Bronx
News Date:
Wednesday, February 20, 2013
News Headline: Campus Notes - Catholic New York
News Text:
Television personality Julie Chen, host of CBS' "The Talk" and "Big Brother," received the 2013 De La Salle Medal at Manhattan College's annual fund-raising dinner in January at the Waldorf-Astoria. The De La Salle Medal dinner honors people and corporations that embody the principles of excellence, leadership and service to society. Proceeds go toward scholarships, financial aid and other school needs.
Outlet Full Name:
Catholic New York
News Date:
Wednesday, February 20, 2013
News Headline: College Schedules Holocaust Programs
News Text:
This spring, Manhattan College's Holocaust, Genocide and Interfaith Education (HGI) Center will host events on campus throughout the semester. The lectures will occur on April 4, 10, 17 and 25.
Outlet Full Name:
Bronx News
News Date:
Wednesday, February 20, 2013
News Headline: Author Josh Weil visits two colleges
News Text:
Author Josh Weil will read from his novella collection, The New Valley, in the President's Room of the College of Mount Saint Vincent, located at 6301 Riverdale Ave., at 4 p.m. He,will also appear at Manhattan College at 7:30 p.m., in Hayden Hall, room 100.
Outlet Full Name:
Riverdale Press
News Date:
Thursday, February 21, 2013
News Headline: Truth & Consequences
News Text:
"It seems the rubber band has stretched about as far as it can on a purely punitive philosophy," says Andrew Skotnicki, a religious studies professor at Manhattan College whose books on criminal justice include The Last Judgment: Christian Ethics in a Legal Culture (Ashgate). "We still have a very strong retributive philosophy and believe that people go to prison in order to be punished. But at the same time I think we're beginning to question that mentality, because it has produced the most imprisoned people on earth."
Outlet Full Name:
U.S. Catholic
News Date:
Thursday, February 21, 2013
News Headline: Jaspers Ready for New Baseball Season
News Text:
The Manhattan baseball team's accomplishments over the past seven years have put the Jaspers in elite company when it comes to Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference baseball success. The Jaspers have won three of the last seven MAAC Championships, four of five Regular-Season crowns and this senior class has accumulated a 44-2 home record during their careers.
Outlet Full Name:
Bronx News (bxnewsnet)
News Date:
Friday, February 22, 2013
News Headline: Vocation, contributions of religious brothers called 'vital to church'
News Text:
"Every religious community says something appropriate for the times," said Christian Brother Robert Berger, associate professor of religious studies at Manhattan College in Riverdale. Brother Berger, who did not participate in the think tank, said the charism of some religious communities can be distilled to an individual word.
Outlet Full Name:
Catholic News Agency
News Date:
Friday, February 22, 2013
News Headline: The Best 5 College Basketball Games This Year That You've Never Heard of
News Text:
This game had everything a good mid-major fan likes: contenders for conference player of the year in Iona's Momo Jones and Manhattan's Rhamel Brown, a rivalry between two teams separated by only nine miles, a packed and rowdy student section and a result that would significantly alter the conference standings, regardless of who won.
Outlet Full Name:
BleacherReport.com
News Date:
Tuesday, February 26, 2013
News Headline: Lyons Chamber Players to Perform at Manhattan College
News Text:
The 45-minute concert will take place in the Alumni Room of the O'Malley Library. It is free and open to the public, a reception will follow. The Players will perform its new arrangement of Johannes Brahms' Serenade No. 1 for violins, viola, cello, double bass, flutes, clarinets, bassoon and French horns.
Outlet Full Name:
Catholic New York - Online
News Date:
Wednesday, February 27, 2013

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