March 2017 News

  1. Cupola on Memorial Hall

    Lenten Reflections: Meaningful Sacrifice

    Nelson da Luz ’15, ’16 (M.S.) shares his personal thoughts on the Lenten season, the sixth in a series of reflections from Manhattan College faculty, students and staff on their journey toward Easter.

  2. Panel of speakers

    I’m Not a Girl, I’m a Human: Female Veterans Speak on U.S. Military Panel

    Five student veterans from the Schools of Business, Education and Health, Engineering and Liberal Arts spoke on a panel that discussed female empowerment in the military.

  3. Mission Month

    April Mission Month Celebration Honors Founder’s Legacy

    Manhattan College will host several events inspired by the legacy of John Baptist de La Salle.

  4. Jim Breheny with a giraffe

    Director of Bronx Zoo Champions Wildlife Conservation Around Globe

    Remaining true to his biology roots, alumnus Jim Breheny ’81 brings integrity and credibility to his job as director of the Bronx Zoo.

  5. Kelly Commons

    Manhattan College to Hold Inaugural Women’s Lasallian Conference

    The conversation on Friday, April 7 will center on sexual assault prevention and incorporating mission-based ideals and values.

  6. Panel of speakers

    World Water Day Panel Takes a Stand on Standing Rock

    JustPeace invited four speakers of different disciplines to share their perspectives on the Dakota Access Pipeline build for World Water Day 2017.

  7. Stained glass window

    Kristin Heyer to Discuss Civic Kinship at Annual Aquinas Lecture

    On April 6, Heyer will discuss topics surrounding migration and political justice within the frame of Catholicism.

  8. Students in prayer

    Lenten Reflections: I Will Pray For You

    Brother Jack Curran, FSC, vice president for mission, shares his personal thoughts on the Lenten season, the fifth in a series of reflections from Manhattan College faculty, students and staff on their journey toward Easter.

  9. John Baptist de La Salle

    Buttimer Institute Returns to Its Roots at Manhattan College

    The two-week Lasallian retreat will take place this summer.

  10. St. Patrick's Day parade

    Manhattan College Celebrates St. Patrick’s Day 2017

    Manhattan College was well represented during the 2017 St. Patrick's Day Parade, beginning with an appearance on NBC's TODAY.

  11. Students on the Quad

    Lenten Reflections: The Multiplier Effect

    Julia Galdiz ’17 shares her personal thoughts on the Lenten season, the fourth in a series of reflections from Manhattan College faculty, students and staff on their journey toward Easter.

  12. Students on walking tour of Bronx

    Community-Based Learning Helps Grow Culture of Service at Manhattan College

    Manhattan College is increasing its efforts to include more community-based learning courses in the curriculum and forge more dynamic local partnerships.

  13. United Nations

    Renowned Writer Corey Robin to Examine Conservative Political Tradition

    Robin will deliver a presentation on The Reactionary Mind: Conservatism from Edmund Burke to Donald Trump.

  14. Cross in the Chapel

    Lenten Reflections: Give Up and Give Out

    Erica Rebussini ’17 shares her personal thoughts on the Lenten season, the third in a series of reflections from Manhattan College faculty, students and staff on their journey toward Easter.

  15. Lois Harr

    Lois Harr Receives John F. Hurley, S.J. Commendation for Work with Catholic Relief Services

    Harr has spearheaded on-campus efforts with Catholic Relief Services and Fair Trade organizations.

  16. headshot

    Air Force Alum’s Adventures on the North Pole

    Matthew Bennett ’15 departed New York City for the North Pole after being stationed at Eielson Air Force base following graduation from the AFROTC program. 

  17. Women who served

    Veteran Students to Discuss Challenges, Stereotypes and Honor of Women in Military Service

    Students at Manhattan College who served in the military will host a panel discussion on March 29.

  18. student and faculty interacting in the classroom

    From Pupil to Practitioner: Education & Health Students Gain Professional Experience

    School of Education & Health students become teachers, counselors and health professionals during intensive hands-on training.

  19. Library with sunlight

    Lenten Reflections: Step Back & Refocus

    John Fiore ’17 shares his personal thoughts on the Lenten season, the second in a series of reflections from Manhattan College faculty, students and staff on their journey toward Easter.

  20. Zavier Turner

    Join the Men’s Basketball Team in Northern Ireland

    The Jaspers will play in the Basketball Hall of Fame Belfast Classic on December 1-2, 2017.

  21. Veterans participate in war and peace discussion.

    War and Peace Panel Draws on the Perspective of College Vets

    A panel discussion during Manhattan College’s annual Peace Week offered examples of how the U.S. military propagates peace during wartime, as described by students and alumni who served.

  22. Nuclear medicine

    Nuclear Medicine Technology Program Receives New Accreditation

    The program allows students to receive certification to practice nuclear medicine in any state.

  23. St. John Baptiste De La Salle

    Lenten Reflections: The Journey Begins

    Brother Robert Bimonte, FSC, Lasallian in residence at Manhattan College, provides a reflection on Ash Wednesday. It is the first of a series of reflections from Manhattan College faculty, students and staff on their Lenten journey.

  24. mri of the cranium

    The Nexus of Advertisements & MRIs

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