Our centers and institutes facilitate interdisciplinary forums for scholars to address problems and forge solutions in the local community and around the world.
Centers & Institutes
At Manhattan, our centers and institutes are designed to promote social justice through education and innovation, positioning the College as a thought leader in the future of education, ethics, interfaith dialogue and sustainability.
Each summer, the Advanced Placement Institute offers advanced placement high school teachers the opportunity to improve their skills through a series of short workshop courses for college credit or audit.
The Center for Optimal College Readiness places our undergraduate and graduate students in local schools where they provide outreach tutoring, mentoring, help with academic counseling and college application-related work.
Through research, discussion and application, the Center for the Study of the Future of Education explores issues related to learning and teaching from preschool through college that have the potential to dramatically impact the future of education.
The Holocaust, Genocide and Interfaith Education Center works to educate the public about the Holocaust and genocide, and to promote a better understanding among Christians, Jews and Muslims through interfaith dialogue related to the College’s educational mission.