Press Release Archive 2010

On Nov. 20, Manhattan College’s ethics team competed in the regional division of the Intercollegiate Ethics Bowl (IEB) held at Dartmouth College in Hanover, N.H., and prevailed as one of the top four contenders that will battle for the national bowl next March in Cincinnati, Ohio.

Starting in January 2011, Manhattan College will be offering a new undergraduate labor studies major and minor in the school of arts.

Manhattan College was among 600 private institutions surveyed measuring academic quality and affordability.

The Manhattan College Singers and Orchestra will host their holiday program, A Festival of Lessons and Carols, on Sunday, Dec. 5 at 4:30 p.m. in the Chapel of De La Salle and His Brothers, with preludes beginning at 4:15 p.m.

Manhattan College will hold its 32nd annual Athletic Hall of Fame Induction on Saturday, Nov. 13 at 6:00 p.m. in Smith Auditorium, sponsored by the Manhattan College Alumni Society.

Brother James Wallace, F.S.C., was recently named to the position of vice president for mission by Manhattan College.

David M. Crowe, Ph.D., professor of history and legal history at Elon University, will deliver the third annual Frederick M. Schweitzer lecture on the Holocaust to be held on Monday, Nov. 8, in Smith Auditorium at 7:30 p.m.

Rochel Gelman, Ph.D., co-director of the Center for Cognitive Science at Rutgers University and professor of psychology, will visit Manhattan College as part of the Phi Beta Kappa Visiting Scholar program.

Manhattan College’s school of arts now offers an urban affairs major with a more concentrated focus on urban issues and no longer requires students to have a dual major.

Current or prospective sociology majors at Manhattan College now have even more course options than before with a new minor in cultural anthropology, and a concentration in immigration and global sociology.