News Headline: No More Urban Officers? How an Uneven ROTC May Change Our Military
News Text:
There is only one campus in the five boroughs -- Manhattan College in the Bronx -- that hosts Air Force ROTC.
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National Journal - Online
News Date:
Tuesday, July 24, 2012
News Headline: Former School Board Member Eleanor McGrath was 81
News Text:
Eleanor McGrath, a longtime advocate for students and secretary to the Dean of Students at Manhattan College, died Sunday after a battle with pancreatic cancer.
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Riverdale Press
News Date:
Wednesday, July 25, 2012
News Headline: Members Of Congress, Government Officials Attend Capitol Hill Ceremony Marking Fourth Annual Report Of The Tom Lantos Archives On Anti-Semitism And Holocaust Denial
News Text:
Speakers at the event included: Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV); Ambassador Stuart Eizenstat, former U.S. Ambassador to the European Union and member of the MEMRI Board of Advisors; Dr. Samuel Pisar, UNESCO Honorary Ambassador, Special Envoy for Holocaust Education and Polish-born Holocaust survivor; Prof. Mehnaz Afridi, Pakistan-born Director of Manhattan College's Holocaust, Genocide and Interfaith Education Center; Katrina Lantos Swett, Chair of the U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom, President of the Lantos Foundation for Human Rights and Justice, and daughter of the late Congressman Lantos; and MEMRI president Yigal Carmon.
Outlet Full Name:
Boston Globe - Online (press release)
News Date:
Thursday, July 26, 2012
News Headline: Local Activists Protest Anti-Israel Billboard in Metro North Station
News Text:
When asked whether the ad would promote interfaith dialogue, Dr. Mehnaz Afridi, director of Manhattan College's Holocaust, Genocide and Interfaith Education Center, said, "No-I think political defamation creates rifts."
Outlet Full Name:
Riverdale Review
News Date:
Thursday, July 26, 2012
News Headline: Hackensack Author Tells his Coming of Age Story
News Text:
"We grew up at a very privileged time — we were white middle-class kids growing up in the 1950s and 1960's," said Kirsch, 66, a history professor at Manhattan College. "But we also went through desegregation in the local schools, and we developed relationships with African-Americans that way."
Outlet Full Name:
NorthJersey.com
News Date:
Friday, July 27, 2012
News Headline: Track Coach Joe Ryan Helps Form Manhattan's Olympic Connection
News Text:
So what is a former sprinter who held Irish national records, lives in Hartsdale, teaches at Nanuet High and coaches at Manhattan College doing in London coaching with the Guyana Olympic team?
Outlet Full Name:
Journal News
News Date:
Sunday, July 29, 2012
News Headline: How Did They do on The College Fields?
News Text:
Kevin Rheinheimer from Newton High School was a senior who competed in throwing events for the Manhattan College (Riverdale, New York) men's track and field team this past season.
Outlet Full Name:
Township Journal
News Date:
Thursday, August 2, 2012
News Headline: Investor Psyche Takes Another Blow With Knight Capital Glitch
News Text:
Charles Geisst, a finance professor at Manhattan College, said confidence could be bolstered by more sophisticated oversight of the markets by the Securities and Exchange Commission.
Outlet Full Name:
Fox Business Network
News Date:
Thursday, August 2, 2012
News Headline: Chasing Gold
News Text:
Aliann Pompey, the Shore Athletic Club member and past NCAA champion for Manhattan College, competing in her fourth Olympic Games for Guyana, claimed a spot in tonight's women's 400-meter semifinals.
Outlet Full Name:
Asbury Park Press
News Date:
Saturday, August 4, 2012
News Headline: Libraries, and Those Who Work There, are Unsung National Treasures
News Text:
At Manhattan College we had an old library from the late 1800s, and I loved exploring the tiny little hallways up at the top. It seemed those quaint passageways could lead me to a different time or a different dimension. Some of my friends were afraid to go up there late at night, but I loved it.
Outlet Full Name:
Sunday Gazette-Mail
News Date:
Sunday, August 5, 2012

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