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  1. Catholic Relief Services

    Hilary DuBose of Catholic Relief Services to Discuss Humanitarian Efforts

    Manhattan College continues to strengthen its partnership with Catholic Relief Services.

  2. Ambassador Kamau

    Kenyan Ambassador Speaks to Government Students About World Peace

    The Republic of Kenya’s permanent representative to the United Nations (U.N.), Ambassador Macharia Kamau, visited campus on Apr. 6 to discuss world affairs with College seniors studying conflict resolution.   

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    Anuk Arudpragasam, Author of One of 2016’s Top 10 Novels, to Read at Manhattan College

    Arudpragasam will discuss “The Story of a Brief Marriage,” set during the Sri Lankan civil war.

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    Acclaimed Author of Young Adult Literature Motivates Students to Start Writing

    Christine Seifert, author of the widely popular young adult novel, The Predicteds, gave a lecture on Apr. 5 that outfitted aspiring writers with the skills to draft and publish their own stories.

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    Plans for Women’s Center Make Headway at Conference to Discuss Assault Prevention

    Held on April 7, the first annual Lasallian Women’s Conference focused on women and sexuality, sexual assault and prevention, and ideas for a future resource center that caters to women’s issues.

  6. Manhattan College commencement

    Manhattan College Announces 2017 Commencement Speakers

    Thomas J. Moran ’74 will address the undergraduate class of 2017 and Bettye H. Perkins, Ed.D., will be the keynote speaker at Spring Commencement.

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    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.

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    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.

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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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    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.

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    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.

  12. 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.

  13. 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.

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    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.

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    Center for the Study of the Future of Education to Host Seminars on Current Issues in Education

    Brother Robert Bimonte, FSC, and Nicholas M. Michelli will discuss brain function and social justice during events in March and April.

  16. Ben Santer

    Noted Climate Scientist Ben Santer Speaks at Manhattan College

    Santer will share research discoveries in the field of atmospheric science.

  17. Brennan O'Donnell, Stephen J. Squeri, Kenneth I. Chenault

    Annual De La Salle Medal Dinner Raises More Than $2 Million for Manhattan College

    Stephen J. Squeri, Vice Chairman of the American Express Company, received the De La Salle Medal for his excellence in corporate leadership.

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    Major Author Reading Series Continues at Manhattan College

    Heidi Julavits, Stephen P. Kiernan, Keetje Kuipers, and John Hoppenthaler will speak during spring semester’s M.A.R.S. events.

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    Manhattan College Commemorates Black History Month

    Throughout February, Manhattan College will honor the contributions of African-Americans to history, culture and current events.

  20. Fr. Bryan Massingale

    Leading Catholic Social Ethicist to Discuss Catholicism and Racial Equality

    Fr. Bryan Massingale will speak about cross-racial solidarity within the Catholic Church.

  21. Hamilton on Broadway

    Joanne Freeman Discusses Hamilton: The Man, the Myth, the Musical at Annual Christen Lecture

    Yale University professor of history will examine Alexander Hamilton’s life and legacy.

  22. De La Salle Medal Dinner

    Annual De La Salle Medal Dinner Honors AmEx Vice Chairman Stephen J. Squeri ’81, ’86

    The De La Salle Medal Dinner raises essential funds for student scholarships and financial aid.

  23. Veterans Day parade

    Annual Festival of Lessons and Carols Returns to Campus

    The campus will celebrate the Advent season on Sunday, Dec. 4.

  24. Smith Auditorium

    Maud Mandel Discusses Current Relationship Between Muslims and Jews

    Mandel will deliver the annual Schweitzer Lecture on Tuesday, Nov. 15.

  25. Romeo and Juliet

    American Shakespeare Center Touring Troupe Performs Romeo and Juliet on Campus

    The Hungry Hearts Tour brings the famed Shakespearean tragedy to Smith Auditorium.

  26. Diana Reyna

    Center for the Study of the Future of Education to Host Diana Reyna, Deputy Brooklyn Borough President

    The talk continues the Center’s mission to highlight worldwide educational issues.

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    Medieval Scholar Examines Unlikely Reflections at 15th Annual Costello Lecture

    What do a saint and a heretic have in common? Plenty, according to Sean L. Field, Ph.D.

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    Megan Sexton, Nicole Dennis-Benn, Christine Poreba to Speak During Semester’s Major Author Reading Series

    The trio of writers will read their works, then participate in a one-on-one discussion.

  29. Will Reeve, Lt. Gen. Maryanne Miller, Jason Collins

    Will Reeve, Lt. Gen. Maryanne Miller and Jason Collins Kick Off Annual Lecture Series

    The fifth annual Student Engagement Lecture Series begins on Thursday, Sept. 8.

  30. Reunion weekend

    Anniversary Jaspers Toast to Manhattan at 2016 Reunion Weekend

    A weekend of events brought hundreds of former Manhattan College students to Riverdale.

  31. Kelly Commons

    National Instructional Design and Delivery Conference Hosted at Manhattan College

    From June 29 - July 2, some of the nation's brightest minds will come to the Riverdale campus.

  32. Manhattan College Business Analytics Conference winners

    At Second Annual Business Analytics Competition, Jaspers Take First

    A growing two-day conference hosted by the School of Business places Manhattan College as a thought leader in the field of business analytics.

  33. Commencement 2016

    Manhattan College Awards More Than 1,000 Degrees to Class of 2016

    Manhattan College's undergraduate class of more than 780 students capped the weekend's festivities on May 22.

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    Manhattan College Celebrates the 2016 Commencement Exercises

    The Spring Commencement exercises take place on Saturday, May 21 with the Undergraduate Commencement exercises to come on Sunday, May 22.

  35. Brother Robert Schieler, FSC

    Brother Robert Schieler, FSC, to Deliver Undergraduate Commencement Address

    The Superior General of the Brothers of the Christian Schools will address Manhattan College’s class of 2016 on May 22.

  36. Jennifer Perrine

    Jennifer Perrine To Conclude Semester’s Major Author Reading Series

    Poet to share her award-winning works on April 28.

  37. Sheri Fink

    Pulitzer Prize Winner Sheri Fink to Deliver Annual Aquinas Lecture

    On April 25, Fink will discuss her reporting at a New Orleans hospital after Hurricane Katrina struck.

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    2015 Innovation Contest: The Year of the App

    After receiving dozens of business proposals, the Business School selected eight finalists to present their ideas Shark Tank style — in front of a panel of professors, peers, and business professionals — and compete for a grand prize of $250 in each category: business and social.

  39. Chaumtoli Huq

    Chaumtoli Huq, founder of Law@theMargins, To Speak at Annual Women and Gender Studies Lecture

    A labor and employment expert, Huq will discuss the role women are playing in the workforce and community in the U.S. and Bangladesh.

  40. Sam Lipsyte

    Major Author Reading Series Continues with Best-Selling Author Sam Lipsyte

    Renowned author of Venus Drive, Homeland and The Ask to speak at Manhattan College for the biannual reading series on March 31.

  41. Simon Adams, Ph.D. Delivers Annual Cost of War Lecture to Cap Peace Week

    Simon Adams, Ph.D. Delivers Annual Cost of War Lecture to Cap Peace Week

    Peace Week 2016: Going Beyond Borders takes place March 7-10.

  42. 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.

  43. 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.

  44. 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.

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    Manhattan College Honors Gary R. Heminger at Annual De La Salle Dinner

    The president and CEO of Marathon Petroleum Corporation received the College’s medal of honor at this year's annual gala.

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    Irish Ambassador David Donoghue to Speak on Campus on Dec. 2

    The representative of Ireland to the UN will visit campus and discuss the 2030 Sustainable Development Agenda.

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    Bringing Sustainable Change to the Bronx

    Manhattan College hosts a forum on creating green jobs in its home borough.

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    Manhattan College’s Annual Christmas Concert Takes Place on Dec. 6

    The College’s Singers and Orchestra will conduct their seasonal performance, A Festival of Lessons and Carols.

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    NYU Professor Marion Kaplan to Deliver Annual Schweitzer Lecture on Nov. 16

    Three-time winner of the National Jewish Book Award to speak at Manhattan on “Jewish Women and Families during Kristallnacht.”

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    Pulitzer Prize-Winner Adam Johnson to Conclude Fall Semester’s Major Author Reading Series

    Award-winning author will share his work at Manhattan College on Nov. 19.

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    Poet Joanna Klink To Present Her Works at Nov. 12 Major Author Reading Series

    Prolific poet will read from her collection on campus.

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    Performance of “The Guys” to Honor FDNY Lieutenant and Alumnus

    The Broadway classic is a tribute to Joseph Leavey ’77, who lost his life in the 9/11 attacks.

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    Racial Justice Teach-in Held to Increase Understanding of Racism

    A prominent Muslim-American activist, Linda Sarsour, will deliver the keynote address on Wednesday, Nov. 4.

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    Athletic Hall of Fame Induction Set for Nov. 7

    Two championship teams and eight individuals make up the 2015 Hall of Fame class.

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    Open House Takes Place on Sunday, Oct. 25

    Prospective students and families invited to explore different College departments and programs.

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    Major Author Reading Series Continues This Fall

    Manhattan College to host three notable authors during the fall semester.

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    College Honors Fair Trade Month

    A series of events will take place around campus in October to raise awareness about sustainable labor practices in the free market.

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    Former New York Gubernatorial Candidate Zephyr Teachout to Discuss the Influence of Money on Politics

    Teachout will visit the Riverdale campus on Thursday, Oct. 15.

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    William J. Kennedy ’63, Ph.D., To Be Honored at Fall Honors Convocation

    Students inducted into prestigious Epsilon Sigma Pi honor society during event.

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    On Campus : 2015 Apostolic Journey of Pope Francis

    Pope Francis stood before the United Nations on Sept. 25 to address a worldwide congregation that included prominent leaders, environmentalists, and Manhattan College students who listened to his historic speech on campus via a live telecast of the event.

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    Manhattan College Bears Witness to the Pope’s 2015 Apostolic Journey

    New York City has a way of dwarfing historic moments in the contiguous and contagious movement of its 8 million-plus inhabitants. But from Sept. 24-25, even the Big Apple couldn’t overshadow the arrival of Pope Francis, as thousands stopped their daily activities to hear a word from or catch a glimpse of His Holiness. From faculty and administrators to students and alumni, the Manhattan College network was there to bear witness: in person, on campus and around the world.

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    Research Scholars’ Presentations Highlight Student-Faculty Collaboration

    On Sept. 18, more than 65 students from five schools presented a summer of discovery with support from faculty mentors.

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    Manhattan College Welcomes Pope Francis to New York City

    In preparation for the Pope’s visit to the U.S. and New York City, members of the Manhattan College community share a special message with Pope Francis.

  64. Sustainable September

    College Hosts Sustainable September to Focus on Climate Change

    Driven by the papal encyclical, the month-long series of events tackles several current environmental issues.

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    Holocaust, Genocide and Interfaith Education Center to Host Three Fall Events

    The fall’s schedule of events begins on Sept. 9 with Peter B. Gudaitis, President of the National Disaster Interfaith Networks.

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    What It Takes To Win: Manhattan’s Business Analytics Competition

    More than a dozen teams went head-to-head in a two-phase contest at the first annual Business Analytics Conference and Competition (BAC@MC) hosted at Manhattan College from May 19-21. Judged by a panel of faculty advisers and practitioners, a team from Pace University reigned supreme and was awarded a $2,000 grand prize.

  67. Brennan O'Donnell, Kelly Douglas, Grace Hoffman

    Kelly Douglas ’15, Grace Hoffman ’15 Receive 2015 Gunn Medal

    For the first time, the College’s highest undergraduate student honor goes to two deserving seniors.

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    Class of 2015 Celebrates Commencement Ceremonies

    The College community, faculty, family and friends gathered from May 14-17 to celebrate the accomplishments of more than 1,000 students receiving master’s and bachelor’s degrees from the Schools of Arts, Business, Education and Health, Engineering, Science, and Continuing and Professional Studies.

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    Cambodian Mathematician To Deliver Valedictory Address at 2015 Commencement

    Kimsy Tor ’15 receives Donald J. Carty Valedictory Medal.

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    The Class of 2015: In Their Own Words

    As they turn their tassels, members of Manhattan College’s Class of 2015 reflect on the last four years and what it really means to be a Jasper.

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    Manhattan College Announces 2015 Commencement Speakers

    Eileen Murray '80 and David J. O'Brien will speak at two spring commencement ceremonies and receive honorary degrees.

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    Eileen Murray ’80 to Deliver Address at Spring Commencement

    A leader in the financial services industry, Murray will give the keynote on May 16.

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    David J. O’Brien to Deliver Undergraduate Commencement Keynote Address

    The leading Catholic scholar and peace activist will address Manhattan College’s graduating class of 2015 on May 17.

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    Albanian President Bujar Nishani to Visit Manhattan College

    President Nishani will greet Manhattan College students and faculty as part of a three-day trip to the U.S.

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    World-Known Design Maven to Share Business Secrets

    Interior designer Anthony Baratta will speak at the college on April 28.

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    College to Host Conference Honoring Educational Philosopher Martin Buber

    The day-long event will feature multiple speakers and topics in philosophy.

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    Jonathan Kozol, Award-Winning Author and Longtime Educator, to Visit Campus

    Kozol will deliver a lecture on race, poverty and inequity in urban schools on April 22.

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    Manhattan College Stands Up for Social Justice at Anti-Slavery Conference

    Experts in slavery and human trafficking to present at conference on April 18.

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    Michael Garriga to Conclude Semester's Major Author Reading Series

    Creative writer and storyteller to present his works at Manhattan College on April 16.

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    Expert in Native American Archaeology to Present Christen Lecture on March 30

    Kevin McBride, Ph.D., will discuss battlefield archeology of the Pequot War.

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    Theologian and Social Neuroscientist to Speak at Manhattan College’s Aquinas Lecture

    Stephen J. Pope and Michael Spezio to present at lecture on April 20.

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    Gianmarc Manzione ’02 to Return to Campus as Part of Major Author Reading Series

    Pushcart Prize-nominated poet and nonfiction writer Gianmarc Manzione ’02 will visit Manhattan College on March 26.

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    Students, Faculty Examine Racial Issues on Campus and Beyond

    In light of the widely publicized deaths of Michael Brown and Eric Garner and the social unrest that followed, the professors and students at Manhattan College recently organized a Racial Justice Teach-In to recognize and challenge structural racism and white privilege.

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    Center for the Study of the Future of Education to Host Ruby Payne, Jonathan Kozol

    Payne will visit campus on March 25 and Kozol on April 22.

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    Major Author Reading Series Continues with Poet Gregory Fraser

    An esteemed poet and teacher, Fraser will visit campus on Feb. 18.

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    Manhattan College to Host Youth Homelessness and Human Trafficking Presentation

    Kevin Ryan, CEO and president of Covenant House, to speak on Feb. 11.

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    Famed Actor Ben Vereen to Visit for Black History Month on Feb. 11

    The Tony Award winner will speak about a number of topics, including the start of his career as an entertainer after the civil rights movement of the 1960s.

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    Major Author Reading Series Returns This Spring

    Manhattan College will host four critically acclaimed writers, including one alumnus, during the spring semester.

  89. Richard T. Anderson

    College to Honor Richard T. Anderson at Annual De La Salle Dinner

    The President of the New York Building Congress has managed major New York City construction projects and maintained growth in the industry.

  90. Engineering Award Ceremony

    Ruben Carbonell ’69 Elected to the National Academy of Engineering

    The College honored Carbonell on Monday, Nov. 24 with a plaque unveiling ceremony.

  91. Dominic Chianese

    Dominic Chianese to Celebrate Italian Heritage on Wednesday, Nov. 19

    The veteran actor and tenor will discuss his career and perform classic Italian and American songs.

  92. Barbara Rosenblat

    Orange is the New Black's Barbara Rosenblat to Reflect on Acting Career on Wednesday, Nov. 19

    Rosenblat will speak about her role on Orange is the New Black, an Emmy-nominated series on Netflix, and her nearly 40 years of acting and voice experience.

  93. Athletic Hall of Fame Induction

    Eight Jaspers Inducted into Athletic Hall of Fame

    Several recent graduates headline outstanding 2014 class, including the all-time leading scorer in Manhattan College men’s basketball history.

  94. Poet Erica Dawson

    Major Author Reading Series Concludes with Poet Erica Dawson on Thursday, Nov. 13

    Author of Big-Eyed Afraid and The Small Blades Hurt to wrap up the fall M.A.R.S. lecture series.

  95. Dr. Murray Baumgarten

    Annual Schweitzer Lecture To Discuss Early Holocaust Events on Wednesday, Nov. 5

    Murray Baumgarten, Ph.D., will deliver a talk entitled The Letters Propelled Me: Resisting Kristallnacht Then and Now.

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    Manhattan College to Hold Open House on Sunday, Oct. 26

    Prospective students and families invited to visit campus and explore different College departments and programs.

  97. Robert Vizza

    Former Dean Robert Vizza Honored at Manhattan College’s Fall Honors Convocation

    The former dean of the School of Business receives an honorary doctorate degree.

  98. Student Commons Dedication Ceremony

    Manhattan College Celebrates Dedication of Raymond W. Kelly ’63 Student Commons

    The transformative, 70,000-square-foot building connects the College’s north and south campuses, offering a state-of-the-art space for student and faculty engagement, learning and recreation.

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    Major Author Reading Series Welcomes Novelist Ben Marcus on Oct. 23

    Manhattan College’s M.A.R.S. program continues with Ben Marcus.

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    Holocaust, Genocide and Interfaith Education Center to Host Interfaith Discussion on Current Events in the Middle East on Oct. 20

    Religious leaders and scholars to lead open discussion entitled, Jews, Christians and Muslims: Challenging Extremism Today.

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    Visiting Scholar Caroline Bruzelius to Speak at Manhattan College on Sept. 29

    Duke University art history professor is part of Phi Beta Kappa’s Visiting Scholar Program in conjunction with the Costello Lecture Series.

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    Manhattan College Names Residence Hall Lee Hall

    Lee Hall is the first building on campus named after a woman.

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    Esteemed Authors To Visit Manhattan College this Fall

    The College’s Major Author Reading Series (M.A.R.S.) will commence on Sept. 18 with writer Jen McClanaghan.

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    College’s Holocaust, Genocide and Interfaith Education Center Welcomes Historian of Religion Charles H. Long

    Charles Long to discuss the dilemmas of American religion on Sept. 11.

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    HGI Center and Religious Leaders Discuss Current Issues in the Middle East

    Manhattan College’s Holocaust, Genocide and Interfaith Education (HGI) Center hosted a series of roundtable discussions among more than 100 religious leaders, scholars and individuals from New York City and the local community. The event was planned as a way to discuss and examine the current extremism, prejudice and violence occurring in the Middle East. 

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    Jaspers Return to Riverdale for 145th Reunion Weekend

    Graduates of Manhattan College, spanning the classes of 1949 to 2014, reconnected on campus for a weekend of events.

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    Manhattan College Celebrates the 172nd Commencement Ceremonies

    More than 1,000 Jaspers received their diplomas May 17-18, 2014, in Riverdale, N.Y.

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    College Hosts Annual Air Force Reserve Officer Training Corps (AFROTC) Commissioning Ceremony

    During Reunion Weekend, Manhattan College’s detachment of AFROTC — the only one of its kind in New York City — celebrates more than 60 years on campus.

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    Glen Rock, N.J., Resident and Former College Athlete to Deliver Valedictory Address at Spring Commencement

    Valedictorian Kelly Keane ’00, ’14 graduates with a master’s degree in mental health counseling.

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    Engineering and Construction Trailblazer To Speak at College’s Spring Commencement

    Dominick Servedio, executive chairman of STV Group, will also receive honorary doctorate degree during May 17 ceremony.

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    College To Celebrate Earth Day with Panel Discussion on Urban Green Space

    Panel discussion followed by tour of rooftop garden on April 22.

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    Catholic Relief Services President and CEO To Deliver Undergraduate Commencement Keynote on May 18

    College will present Carolyn Woo with honorary doctorate during ceremony.

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    Manhattan College to Host Film Screening of Flirting with Danger on April 23

    Flirting with Danger examines cultural views on sexual assault and will show as part of Sexual Assault Awareness Month.

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    Professor of Spanish Culture and Literature To Present at Cervantes Lecture on April 23

    Ana Maria Laguna to discuss Cervantes’ "Don Quixote" at annual lecture.

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    College to Conduct Emergency Drill with FDNY and Con Edison

    As part of Manhattan College’s ongoing planning in the event of an emergency situation on campus, the College will conduct a scenario exercise on April 3.

  116. Peace Week

    Peace Week Examines The Future of Afghanistan

    The Manhattan College community gathered for a series of events, which promoted peace and understanding for a war-torn nation.

  117. George Young

    Critically Acclaimed Author To Speak at Manhattan College on Russian Cosmism

    George Young to present book on Russian cosmism, a philosophical and cultural movement in Russia during the 20th century.

  118. Gaiutra Bahadur

    Esteemed Journalist to Discuss Coolie Woman at Manhattan College on Wednesday, April 2

    Gaiutra Bahadur, a frequent writer on the culture and politics of global migration, will discuss her 2013 book.

  119. Kwame Dawes

    Distinguished Authors To Visit Manhattan College During Spring Semester

    The College’s biannual Major Author Reading Series (M.A.R.S.) will begin on March 12 with poet Kwame Dawes.

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    J.A.B. To Perform at College’s Black History Month Luncheon on Feb. 18

    College’s Diversity Committee welcomes J.A.B. (Just Another Band).

  121. Allison DeVito

    Former JAG Officer in the U.S. Air Force To Speak at Manhattan College

    Captain Allison DeVito will present Cost of War lecture on Feb. 27.

  122. Milo Riverso

    College To Honor STV Group President and CEO at 2014 De La Salle Dinner

    Alumnus Milo Riverso ’81 will receive medal on Jan. 23.

  123. Highest-ranking Hispanic in the New York Police Department Shares His American Dream with Campus Community

    On Oct. 29, Rafael Pineiro, first deputy commissioner, visited campus as part of Manhattan College’s celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month.

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    College To Celebrate 50th Anniversary of the Second Vatican Council’s “Constitution on the Sacred Liturgy” in October

    The four-day celebration from Oct. 20-23 marks 50 years since the Council sought to transform and renew liturgy in the Roman Catholic Church.

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    Major Authors Reading Series Continues with Writer Jill Bialosky

    Nationally acclaimed memoirist, novelist, poet and editor will visit Manhattan College on Oct. 8.

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    Manhattan College To Host National Hispanic Heritage Month Series of Events

    The series features a visit from bestselling author Sonia Nazario and First Deputy Commissioner of the NYPD Rafael Pineiro.

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    The American Shakespeare Center To Perform Othello as part of Manhattan College’s Family Weekend on Oct. 18

    The ASC brings one of Shakespeare’s great tragedies to campus.

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    Manhattan College Hosts 13th Annual Costello Lecture

    On Sept. 25, Manhattan College continues the Costello Lecture series with historian and UCLA professor emerita Lynn Hunt, Ph.D.

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    Great Cities Lecture Series Welcomes Speakers from Yeditepe University on Oct. 10

    Banu Koçer Reisman and Dila Çelik will discuss the recent protest in Istanbul’s Taksim Gezi Square.

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    Renowned Authors to Visit Manhattan College

    Major Authors Reading Series continues this fall with Mary Gaitskill, Jill Bialosky and Alicia Ostriker.

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    College Hosts Fourth Annual Cardinal Newman Lecture

    On Sept. 9, Manhattan College continues the Newman Lecture series with cultural historian and media scholar Siva Vaidhyanathan, Ph.D.

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    Manhattan College’s Holocaust, Genocide and Interfaith Education Center Hosts Several Fall Events

    Lineup includes book discussions by authors Ruth Boyd Sharone and John Connelly.

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    Expert on the Ethics and Culture of Hacking to Speak at Center for Ethics Inaugural Event on Sept. 19

    Gabriella Coleman, author of “Coding Freedom: The Aesthetics and the Ethics of Hacking” will visit campus.

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    Manhattan College To Host Women’s Lecture Series

    Authors Carol Gilligan and Lauren Weisberger to visit campus Sept. 9 and 10, and veteran and Olympian Melissa Stockwell, and television personality Michelle Beadle to speak Oct. 1 and 2.

  135. Summer Literacy Institute

    Manhattan College Prepares Local High School Students for College Success

    Summer Literacy Institute brings Bronx high school students to campus for a weeklong college immersion program.

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    Manhattan College Hosts Annual Lasallian Youth Assembly

    More than 100 students and educators from regional Lasallian high schools participated in a weeklong enrichment program.

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    Jaspers Reconnect at Reunion Weekend

    More than 450 alumni reaffirmed College connections at the 144th Reunion Weekend.

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    College Hosts 143rd Reunion Weekend

    Hundreds of alumni will return to Riverdale, including a number of notable names from the class of 1963 who will celebrate their 50th reunion.

  139. Commencement

    College Celebrates the 171st Commencement Ceremonies

    Nearly 1,000 bachelor's and master's students awarded degrees.

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    Howell, N.J., Resident Delivers Valedictory Address at Manhattan College’s Spring Commencement

    Jennifer Player ’13 graduates with MBA and delivers valedictory speech.

  141. Perry Rizopoulos

    Entrepreneur and Philosophy Major Delivers Valedictory Address at Manhattan College’s Commencement

    Perry Rizopoulos ’13 and Pelham, N.Y., resident, receives Donald J. Carty Valedictory Medal.

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    Seniors Celebrate Scholastic Achievement at Spring Honors Convocation

    More than 100 students were recognized for their academic merit and leadership.

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    Manhattan College Announces 2013 Commencement Speakers

    Bernard Pierorazio and Charles Thornton will speak at two spring commencement ceremonies and receive honorary degrees.

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    Manhattan College Offering AP Workshops Aug. 5-9

    The Advanced Placement Institute of Manhattan College will host its 30th annual advanced placement (AP) summer workshops

  145. 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

  146. Faculty Recognition Convocation

    Manhattan Honors Longtime Educators at 2013 Faculty Recognition Convocation

    The College community celebrated longtime faculty on April 22 at the annual Faculty Recognition Convocation in the Chapel of De La Salle and His Brothers.

  147. Pierorazio and O'Donnell

    Superintendent of Yonkers Public Schools to Speak at Manhattan College’s Spring Commencement

    Bernard P. Pierorazio will also receive honorary doctorate during May 18 ceremony

  148. Manhattan College Quad

    Manhattan College Launches Online Calendar of Events for Local Community

    New tool encourages area residents to engage with campus

  149. Thomas Stanton

    Notable Expert on Public Financial Institutions Will Deliver Gargano Lecture at Manhattan College on April 18

    Thomas Stanton will discuss why some firms thrived and others failed following the recent economic collapse

  150. Honor Moore

    Manhattan College Reading Series Concludes with Acclaimed Writer Honor Moore

    Award-winning memoirist will read on April 24.

  151. Scholarship Donor reception

    Scholarship Recipients Connect with Donors on Campus

    The annual Presidential Reception Celebrating Scholarship Donors and Student Recipients helps put faces to names.

  152. Andrew Neel

    Filmmaker Andrew Neel Will Discuss “Alice Neel” at Manhattan College

    Award-winning film profiles 20th century New York City artist

  153. 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

  154. Carol Berkin

    Esteemed American Revolution Scholar to Deliver Christen Lecture at Manhattan College

    Carol Berkin will address the role of women during U.S. Revolution on April 8

  155. Students at parade

    Jaspers March in World's Oldest St. Patrick's Day Parade

    Manhattan College upholds its title as the first and longest-standing college to march in the New York City St. Patrick's Day Parade.

  156. Campus shot

    Manhattan College Hosts Spuyten Duyvil Undergraduate Mathematics Conference on April 6

    Conference offers undergraduates from tri-state region the chance to discuss mathematics with their peers.

  157. Campus shot

    Manhattan College’s Holocaust, Genocide and Interfaith Education Center Holds Several April Events

    Lineup includes book discussions by authors Jasha Levi and Nina Wolff

  158. Pollock

    Manhattan College Reading Series Continues with Poet Iain Haley Pollock

    Pollock will read from his award-winning poetry collection on March 26

  159. Brennan O'Donnell

    Manhattan College President Selected as Featured Speaker at the Westchester Friendly Sons of St. Patrick Annual Dinner

    Irish society will hold annual black-tie dinner on March 14

  160. Riverdale Reception

    Manhattan College Hosts Annual Riverdale Reception for Community Leaders

    More than 90 community leaders attended the event including New York City Police Commissioner Raymond W. Kelly ’63 and City Council Member G. Oliver Koppell.

  161. campus shot

    Manhattan College to Mark 50th Anniversary of "Pacem in Terris" With Lecture Series, Library Exhibit

    Pope John XXIII’s historic encyclical has deep ties to campus community

  162. Laura Schroff

    Author Laura Schroff to Discuss Best-Selling Book "An Invisible Thread" at Manhattan College

    Schroff’s personal story about a chance encounter with a panhandler is uniquely inspiring

  163. Stacie Berdan

    International Career Counselor Will Speak at Manhattan College

    Award-winning author Stacie Berdan will offer tips on how to impress international job recruiters

  164. Lyons Chambers Players

    Lyons Chamber Players Bring World Premiere of New Brahms Arrangement to Manhattan College

    Lyons Chamber Players, a professional chamber orchestra that modernizes classical works for today’s audiences, will travel to the Manhattan College campus next month to perform the world premiere of its new arrangement of Johannes Brahms’ Serenade No. 1 for violins, viola, cello double bass, flutes, clarinets, bassoon and French horns.

  165. Manhattan College Signage

    Award-Winning Authors to Visit Manhattan College

    For the sixth consecutive semester, Manhattan College’s English department will host the Major Authors Reading Series (M.A.R.S.), starting on Thursday, Feb. 28, with a reading by award-winning author Josh Weil.

  166. Snowy campus

    Campus Operations Update: Feb. 9, 2013

    The blizzard that hit the region brought approximately 12 inches of snow to campus. As of noon on Saturday, Feb. 9 all campus paths and walkways are clear, including entrances to O'Malley Library, Draddy Gymnasium, the parking garage and all of the residence halls.All of the roads surrounding the College have been plowed, including Manhattan College Parkway. Members of the community who are on campus should continue to exercise caution as paths and walkways will continue to be slippery, especially when they refreeze overnight on Saturday.

  167. Keith David

    Manhattan College Celebrates Black History Month With Performance By Keith David

    Emmy-winning actor/singer will be accompanied by Broadway composer Frank Owens

  168. 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.

  169. 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.

  170. 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.

  171. Michael Masch

    College Names Michael Masch Vice President for Finance and CFO

    Masch brings extensive financial and educational experience to the College.