Press Release Archive 2011
Kenneth A. Rathgeber, executive vice president and chief compliance officer for the Investment Adviser and Fidelity Mutual Funds for Fidelity Investments, has been named chairman of the board of trustees of Manhattan College.
The Irish Voice newspaper will recognize Brennan O’Donnell, Ph.D., president of Manhattan College, as one of the top figures in education with an Irish heritage at an awards ceremony on Dec. 14 at the home of Irish Consul General Noel Kilkenny.
As a freshman, Christine Reina remembers thinking, “I know what I don’t want as a career.” But all it took was one conversation with Larry Hough, director of Radiological and Health Professions at Manhattan College, to turn her don’t into a do.
Mehnaz M. Afridi, Ph.D., a scholar in Muslim identity and Jewish relations, was hired last summer as the director for Manhattan College’s expanded Holocaust, Genocide and Interfaith Education Center.
Charles H. Thornton ’61 is changing the lives of high school students around the country with the ACE Mentor Program, and the program is a recipient of the White House’s Presidential Award.
Manhattan College will present John M. Dionisio, chairman and chief executive officer of AECOM Technology Corporation (AECOM), and Frederick W. Werner ’75, president of corporate development for AECOM, with the De La Salle Medals at the College’s annual fundraising dinner on Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2012.
With the help of alumni, the school of business hosted a speed interviewing event for freshmen on Nov. 30.
Manhattan College alumnus Russell J. Schriefer ’80, partner at the Stevens & Schriefer Group, presented to alumni on Nov. 17
High school students who are learning Spanish, French or Italian and wish to pursue language study in college now have the opportunity to apply for a scholarship.
High school juniors and seniors took the first step toward a Manhattan College degree on Nov. 11 at Engineering Awareness Day.