Civil & Environmental Engineering

  1. Alumna Natalie Kovac '07 shares insight with students.

    Women Become Accomplished Engineers in Manhattan’s Full-Service Mentoring Community

    Mentors have proven to be an invaluable resource for female engineering alumni, faculty and students. 

  2. Hudson River Estuary

    Engineering Students Team Up with Local Youngsters to Clean Up Hudson River Estuary

    The students collaborated with New York State Department of Environmental Conservation.

  3. Deep Foundations Institute

    Engineering Faculty Member and Two Students Recognized by DFI Educational Trust

    Manhattan College is the only school nationwide with two student scholarship recipients.

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    Five Graduating Seniors Accepted into Postgraduate Volunteer Programs

    The students will continue the College’s mission of service and social justice.

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    Three Engineering Students Receive ACEC Scholarships

    The American Council of Engineering Companies honors Manhattan College students for their academic success and work experience.

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    Two Engineering Students Receive First George Tamaro ’59 Scholarships

    The scholarship fund will support civil engineering students in preparation for their careers.

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    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.

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    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. 

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    Alumna Leads Lake Mead National Recreation Area

    Lizette Richardson ’84 is the first female to serve as the superintendent of Lake Mead National Recreation Area, a 1.5 million-acre area that spans Nevada and Arizona.

  10. Robert Lowe '86 (left) with Christian Cabral '19.

    Multinational Engineering Firm Yields Success for College Alumni

    In conjunction with the Manhattan College Mentor Program, internships and post-graduate jobs, AECOM has been a popular career destination for engineers working in the construction industry.

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    Civil Engineering Students Examine Daylighting on the Saw Mill

    Manhattan College students research the environmental effects of exposing portions of the Saw Mill River to sunlight.

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    College to Introduce Master’s Program in Construction Management in Spring 2017

    The School of Engineering adds to its substantial catalog of postgraduate courses.

  13. Ghana Faculty Enrichment Program

    Clean Water, Clean Living: College’s Students and Faculty Advocate for Sustainability in Ghana

    Two things Manhattan College is well known for – social action and its engineering program – came together this summer to help solve water issues around the world.

  14. Kevin Ahern, Ph.D. and Alannah Boyle '18

    Summer Research Scholars Take On Challenges

    Manhattan College's Summer Research Program includes five students working on Lasallian-focused research projects, plus a collaboration with students from Bethlehem University.

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    Engineering Student Works to Improve Water Quality in Van Cortlandt Park

    John Abbatangelo '16 and civil and environmental engineering professors are partnering with The Friends of Van Cortlandt Park to contribute to the Wetland Stewardship for a Healthier Bronx project.

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    EPA Grant Facilitates Engineering Students' Research of Sustainable Concrete

    Led by Goli Nossoni, Ph.D., Manhattan College students are working toward developing a more sustainable infrastructure.

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    Faculty Weigh in On Flint Contamination Crisis

    The Manhattan College community heard perspectives from several College faculty members at the Crisis in Flint: A Panel Discussion event on March 22.

  18. 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.

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    Manhattan Engineer Powers the Future with Renewables at California Electric Company

    Jim Avery ’80 is reducing San Diego Gas & Electric’s greenhouse emissions by adding wind and solar power, as well as other sustainable energy sources, to its portfolio.

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    College Receives NSF Grant to Support Summer Forum on Environmental Resource Recovery

    Manhattan College, along with the Water Environment Federation and the Water Environment Research Foundation, will host the forum from Aug. 9-11.

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    Nearly 90% of May 2014 Graduates Have Secured Jobs or Enrolled in Grad School, Survey Suggests

    Results of a Manhattan College career survey indicate students’ progress in securing a full-time job and/or enrolling in a graduate or professional school within nine months of graduation.

  22. Seniors at Commencement Mass

    Seven Seniors to Take on Positions of Service and Faith after Graduation

    Six students to take on year-long volunteer positions; one to enter Catholic seminary.

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    Countdown to Commencement: Tales of a Graduating Senior

    John Tudisco ’15 chronicles his final days leading up to Commencement.

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    Engineering Students Vie for Bragging Rights at Battle of the Brains

    Nearly 200 students competed in the first-ever engineering competition, which included a series of four engineering challenges.

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    Manhattan College Engineering Student Interns for New NY Bridge Project with Sights on the Future

    Ishmael Mejia ’16 describes his current internship with the New NY Bridge and relays plans for after graduation in 2016.

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    National Science Foundation Awards Manhattan College Grant to Fund Engineering Scholarships

    College receives nearly $600,000 to fund education of future engineers.

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    Learning Across Borders and Disciplines: Engineering Students Deliver Safe Drinking Water to Refugees in Mexico City

    During a collaborative course with Universidad La Salle in Mexico City, 12 engineering students engaged in service projects that helped further their understanding across cultures and curriculums.

  28. Manhattan College Campus

    Engineering Interns Return Home to Improve Infrastructure

    Henry Read ’15 and Joe Muccin ’15 developed mapping systems for a safe and sustainable future.

  29. Cameroon Villager

    Manhattan's Chapter of Engineers Without Borders Begin to Build Bridge in Cameroon

    Three students and their professional mentor traveled to the village of Mbirbua on the first of five trips to build a bridge for the community.

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    Environmental Engineering Professor Inducted into AAEES

    Robert Sharp, Ph.D., P.E., was recently recognized as a Board Certified Environmental Engineer.

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    New York City’s Top Engineers Discuss Solutions for a Brighter Future

    Manhattan College’s Civil and Environmental Engineering department hosted a half-day seminar on NYC-area infrastructures.

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    College’s Summer Engineering Awareness Program Educates Future Engineers and Scientists

    Summer program encourages high school students to pursue majors in engineering and science by introducing them to a variety of disciplines before college.

  33. Phil Pulaski

    Manhattan College Honors NYPD Chief of Detectives

    Phil T. Pulaski ’76 gave the keynote address at the 61st annual environmental engineering alumni club dinner.

  34. Tim Ward

    Dean of Manhattan College’s School of Engineering Accepted as Fellow of Environmental and Water Resources Institute

    The American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) will recognize Tim Ward as a Fellow at the World Environmental & Water Resources Congress.

  35. ASCE Competition

    Engineering Students Compete at the ASCE Metro Regional Conference

    From April 26-28, the Jaspers participated in the steel bridge-building and concrete canoe competitions

  36. Michael Bette

    Former Manhattan College Trustee Michael Bette Dies at 76

    College mourns construction industry icon, philanthropist

  37. Alberto Morgante

    Manhattan College Student Presents Engineering Research to Members of Congress

    Alberto Morgante, one of 60 undergraduates selected for prestigious academic convention, builds miniature tunnels and exposes them to explosions to simulate potential terrorist attacks

  38. Charlie Thornton

    Engineering Luminary Charles Thornton ’61 to Speak at Manhattan College’s Commencement on May 19

    College will present Thornton with honorary doctorate during ceremony

  39. 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.