Press Release Archive 2011

Manhattan College will host the 28th annual advanced placement program this summer in the school of education.

The Commission on Independent Colleges and Universities (CICU) officially announced the election of Brennan O’Donnell, Ph.D., president of Manhattan College, to CICU’s 2011-2012 Board of Trustees today.

Tina Chang, poet laureate of Brooklyn and author of Half-Lit Houses, will present a poetry reading at Manhattan College’s Major Authors Reading Series (M.A.R.S.) on Tuesday, April 19 at 4:30 p.m. in the O’Malley Library Alumni Room followed by a discussion.

Bloomberg Businessweek/ survey ranks Manhattan 13th out of 50 colleges.

In honor of National Autism Awareness month this April, Manhattan College’s school of education is hosting an autism panel presentation on Thursday, April 14 at 6:30 p.m. in the Alumni Room of O’Malley Library

Manhattan College is pleased to announce that its division of continuing studies, which focuses on adult education, is being transformed into the school of continuing and professional studies effective July 1, 2011.

Manhattan College business students teamed up with the University Neighborhood Housing Program, Fordham Bedford Children’s Services (UNHP/FBCS) and Ariva, Inc., for the second year in a row to provide free tax preparation services.

Manhattan College will award nearly 700 degrees in some 40 major fields of study from its five schools in arts, business, education, engineering and science at its 169th undergraduate Commencement on Sunday, May 22 at 1:00 p.m.

Manhattan College will award more than 200 degrees at its Spring Commencement on Saturday, May 21 at 3:00 p.m. in Draddy Gymnasium. George J. Tamaro ’59 will deliver the keynote address and receive an honorary Doctor of Engineering.

Manhattan College will host the sixth annual Spuyten Duyvil undergraduate mathematics conference on Saturday, April 2, from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.