January 2013 News

  1. Manhattan College Sign

    Holocaust, Genocide and Interfaith Education Center to Commence Spring Semester with New Events

    Spring semester programming begins on Feb. 13 with activist and scholar Alan Richard.

  2. Eliot Engel

    Congressman Eliot Engel Will Visit Campus on Feb. 11 to Discuss Social Justice Issues

    Event marks College’s one-year anniversary as Fair Trade College.

  3. Student

    School of Education and Health Now Offering Master’s and Professional Diplomas for Superintendents

    The program features a master’s and professional diploma in Advanced Leadership Studies.

  4. Julie Chen

    CBS Television Host Julie Chen Receives 2013 De La Salle Medal

    College’s top fundraising event honors host of CBS’ The Talk and Big Brother.

  5. Library

    National Endowment for the Humanities Awards Manhattan College with Exclusive Collection

    The College’s Holocaust, Genocide and Interfaith Education Center selected to receive the Muslim Journeys Bookshelf.

  6. Andrea Giorgi Bocker

    Engineering Alumna Heads Construction on World's Busiest Bridge

    As caretaker of the iconic George Washington Bridge, Andrea Giorgi Bocker ’80 serves as a role model to women entering the civil engineering field.

  7. Campus Illustration

    Manhattan College Goes Green

    In recent years, Manhattan College's commitment to sustainability has grown to include new courses on environmental justice, extracurriculars that allow students to take part in the green movement, and a new research center on campus. It's safe to say that Jaspers enjoy being green!

  8. Campus Shot

    Studying Sustainability

    Manhattan College offers a vast assortment of courses across all of its disciplines in arts, business, education and health, engineering, and science that pertain to the environment, sustainability, environmental policy and justice. The following is a peek at a few of these courses, majors and minors.

  9. Campus Shot

    Manhattan College Works to Create a Sustainable Campus

    From encouraging recycling to reducing emissions, Manhattan College is making sustainability a priority in all facets of campus life.

  10. Green Club

    Student Clubs Promote Environmental Initiatives on Campus

    The Green Club has taken on gardening, composting and planting projects, while JustPeace has worked to bring fair trade products to campus and provide education about environmental issues that impact human rights.

  11. Campus Flowers

    Students Build Gardens Across Campus to Provide Food for Dining Halls

    Gardens on the rooftop of the parking garage and next to the residence halls produce food for campus cafeterias and provide hands on learning experiences for students.

  12. Campus Quad

    Finding a CURE

    Manhattan College recently opened a new Center for Urban Resilience and Environmental Sustainability (CURES), which will focus on a wide range of issues and initiatives related to sustainability.

  13. Campus Aerial Shot

    Business Students Volunteer to Provide Free Tax Preparation Services

    Students to volunteer with VITA at Refuge House in the Fordham Bedford section of the Bronx.

  14. Michael Masch

    College Names Michael Masch Vice President for Finance and CFO

    Masch brings extensive financial and educational experience to the College.

  15. CURES Flyer

    Sustainability Expert to Speak at College’s CURES Inaugural Event

    David W. Orr was instrumental in the design of a top green building on a college campus.

  16. Education Students

    Manhattan’s School Building Leadership Program Generates Successful Graduates

    Several alumni advance to fill superintendent positions at Catholic schools throughout New York State.

  17. John Butler

    An Inspirational Mission

    John Butler ’86 leads his company to bring hope to hemophiliacs.