February 2016 News

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    Black History Month: A Reflection by Abdias Myrtil ’15, ’16MBA

    Abdias Myrtil shares his thoughts on Black History Month and how African-Americans are viewed in the past and present.

  2. Manhattan College

    School of Education and Health: Transforming Minds, Bodies and Lives

    Faculty, students and alumni are making a difference in a wide range of settings, locally and globally.

  3. Mehnaz Afridi, Ph.D.

    Holocaust, Genocide and Interfaith Education Center to Host Abrahamic Religions Conference

    The two-day event, Feb. 29 – March 1, explores challenges in an age of extremism.

  4. Manhattan College Chapel of De La Salle and His Brothers

    Praying Lent: College Hosts Faith Workshop, Meditations and Other Opportunities to Reflect with Fellow Lasallians

    Jaspers celebrate the Easter season with events that remind us of our Catholic identity.

  5. Elena Bowman

    Elena Bowman '16 Selected as Candidate For Senior CLASS Award

    The Manhattan College senior is active in the community while performing well in the classroom and excelling for the Jaspers' softball team.

  6. Left to right: Brandy Wilson, Sam Lipsyte, Jennifer Perrine

    Major Author Reading Series Continues as Three Acclaimed Writers Visit Campus

    Students will hear insights from author Brandy Wilson on Thursday, Feb. 25.

  7. Manhattan College campus

    College to Kick Off Campus Mural Project

    In partnership with Creative Art Works, students will create the first public piece of art at Manhattan College on a wall below Founders Bridge.

  8. Walter P. Saukin, Ph.D., receives award

    Walter P. Saukin, Ph.D., Honored for Work with Summer Engineering Program

    Longtime engineering professor directs popular and comprehensive program for high school students.

  9. VITA tax program

    Manhattan College Students Volunteer with VITA Program To Offer Free Tax Services

    Business students work with the IRS Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program at the Northwest Bronx Resource Center for the rest of tax season.

  10. Hayden Greene

    Hayden Greene Joins College Staff as Director of Multicultural Affairs

    Greene has 20 years of higher education experience in various student-centered roles.

  11. Kyleigh Panetta at NY1

    The Sky’s the Limit for Manhattan Students Interning for Dream Jobs in New York City

    Four College students share their experiences working in journalism, education, fashion, and technology.

  12. Ken Bain

    Center for the Study of the Future of Education Hosts Ken Bain on Feb. 18

    The author of What the Best College Students Do will lead a workshop on teaching and learning.

  13. Laura Ricciardi '92 (left) on the set

    Jasper Alumna Takes the Spotlight as Creator of Netflix’s "Making a Murderer" Docu-series

    Laura Ricciardi ’92 is an executive producer, writer and director of the true crime series.

  14. Mercedes Ellington

    Mercedes Ellington to Visit Campus During Celebration of Black History Month

    The president of the Duke Ellington Center for the Arts will lead a series of dance and musical performances in Smith Auditorium.

  15. Junius Kellogg

    Celebrating Black History Month: Junius Kellogg ’53

    Kellogg’s bravery and courage was evident throughout his life, as he halted a gambling scandal and overcame paralysis.