Spotlights on The Class of 2012
With the excitement and anticipation of graduation, seniors and graduate students at Manhattan College take a look back on their journeys at the College.
With the excitement and anticipation of graduation, seniors and graduate students at Manhattan College take a look back on their journeys at the College. International students, first-generation graduates and nontraditional learners make up this year’s successful class of graduates. Read their stories here:
Engineering Grad To Begin Doctorate at Princeton
Abraham Asfaw ’12 will attend Princeton to pursue doctoral studies in electrical engineering and quantum computing.
Local Bronx Resident Strives For Success in The Classroom
First generation student Jennifer Baduy ’12 pursues a career as a Spanish teacher.
Education Grad Proves Lifelong Learning Has Merit
Toni Biaggi ’12 balances life, school and family while being a model student in the School Counseling program.
History Grad Accepts Fellowship to Earn Doctorate in Hispanic Literature and Language
José Chávarry ’12 excelled both in and out of the classroom at MC, and is now on a full scholarship to pursue his Ph.D.
Business Grad Uses Finance Skills to Give Back at Manhattan College
Christina Costas ’12 started numerous programs for students to help the local community, while gaining real-world experience.
Veteran NYPD Detective Graduates From Manhattan College
NYPD detective Jackson Todd ’12 earns his college degree while maintaining his nearly 20-year-career on the force.
Manhattan Math Grad Plans to Pursue Doctorate Degree
Hyesu Kim ’12 combined her passions for mathematics and music while at Manhattan College.
Undergraduate Valedictorian is a Presidential Scholar and World Traveler
Manhattan College student Meredith Mayer ’12 addressed the crowd and her fellow classmates as the valedictorian on May 20 at Manhattan College’s 170th undergraduate Commencement.
Graduate Valedictorian is a Civil Engineer Who Also Serves as a Volunteer Firefighter
Manhattan College student Gregory A. Player, a 2012 graduate of the Civil Engineering master’s program, delivered the valedictory speech on May 19 at the College’s Spring Commencement.