Press Release Archive 201109
Manhattan College’s newly expanded Holocaust Genocide and Interfaith Education Center is gearing up for its fall semester of programming with two enlightening events.
Charles Gargano ’79, former chairman and commissioner of Empire State Development and vice chairman of the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, will receive an honorary degree at the College’s Fall Honors Convocation.
Charles A. Gargano ’79, former chairman and commissioner of Empire State Development and vice chairman of the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, will receive an honorary Doctor of Science at Manhattan College’s Fall Honors Convocation.
In addition to being ranked as the No. 15 regional university in the North in the U.S. News & World Report 2012 Best Colleges report last week, Manhattan College was also recently named No. 12 among the best Northeastern Colleges in the United States by Payscale.com.
Thomas A. McCarthy ’06 has been named director of alumni relations at Manhattan College effective Sept. 19.
Manhattan College was recognized once again by U.S. News & World Report in the 2012 rankings of Best Colleges.
As a part of the first-ever MAAC Blood Drive Challenge, Manhattan College and the American Red Cross will host a blood drive in Smith Auditorium on Tuesday, Oct. 4.
Director of Manhattan College’s Holocaust, Genocide and Interfaith Education Center to Present at 9/11 Events and Center to Host 9/11 Lecture on Sept. 26
Mehnaz M. Afridi, Ph.D., the new director of Manhattan College’s Holocaust, Genocide and Interfaith Education Center and an experienced scholar in interfaith relations, is participating in the College’s tribute to 9/11.
Sociology 319, a summer course called Practicing Empowerment, facilitated Manhattan College students the opportunity to help Bronx residents who are struggling with deteriorating housing conditions for the third year in a row.
With the start of the 2011-2012 academic year, Manhattan College is welcoming several new faculty and administrators to campus.