Press Release Archive 2011

Manhattan College will present the movie Gasland, the HBO documentary that is spreading public awareness about gas drilling and the risks it poses on human and environmental health in the United States.

Professor of American history to discuss The Tea Party and the Constitution this April.

In honor of James Luther Adams, a theologian and social ethicist, Manhattan College will host the 15th annual James Luther Adams Forum on religion and society.

Jude Marie Banatte, M.D., head of programming for Catholic Relief Services (CRS), is coming to Manhattan College on Tuesday, March 29, 2011, at 4:00 p.m. to share his personal story of helping to rebuild Haiti.

Manhattan College is proud to announce its newly formed partnership with CollegeBound Initiative (CBI) launching in fall 2011.

Starting in fall 2011, Manhattan College will launch the College’s first learning and living program, The Arches, to assist approximately 100 first-year students in their academic and social transition to college life.

With 35 percent of its people living below the poverty line and an adult population that is only 75 percent literate, Cambodia continues to experience economic and academic hardship as a result of the Khmer Rouge reign in the late 1970s.

Christopher R. Browning, Ph.D., Frank Porter Graham professor of history at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, will present, Holocaust History and Survivor Testimony: The Case of the Starachowice Factory Slave Labor Camps on Monday, Feb. 7 at 7:30 p.m. in Smith Auditorium.

Manhattan College is pleased to announce that Kenneth W. Orce ’65, senior counsel at Cahill Gordon & Reindel, LLP, and an Edgemont, N.Y., resident, has recently been elected to Manhattan College’s board of trustees.

The New York Regional Office of the National Labor Relations Board has rejected Manhattan College’s assertion that as a Catholic Lasallian College it is entitled to constitutional protection of its religious mission.