Mechanical Engineering

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    Manhattan Receives $3.5 Million Grant for Leo Renovations

    The Higher Education Capital Matching Grant will be used toward the continued South Campus upgrades.

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    Summer Research Discoveries

    Students from all five undergraduate schools are conducting Manhattan College research in 2018.

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    Students, Alumni Share Knowledge at Mechanical Engineering Day

    A poster presentation and alumni panel brought together more than 200 mechanical engineers.

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    Engineers Match Wits in Battle of the Brains

    The civil engineers emerged victorious and earned bragging rights for the year.

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    Manhattan College Breaks Ground on Higgins Engineering and Science Center

    The future three-story facility will modernize the facilities supporting the College’s engineering and science programs.

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    Mechanical Engineers Use Classroom Knowledge to Win Energy Efficiency Competition

    The Manhattan College team took home the top prize for the second consecutive year.

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    Higgins Engineering and Science Center to Enhance Technology Footprint on South Campus

    The newest campus addition is the cornerstone of Manhattan College’s modernization of facilities, supporting its engineering and science programs.

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    Building Bridges, Connecting Jaspers

    Manhattan College alumni contribute to the new Governor Mario M. Cuomo Bridge, the largest bridge in New York State history.

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    Summer Engineering Program Introduces High Schoolers to College-Level Classes

    Manhattan College’s long-running engineering awareness program returns to campus in June.

  10. 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. 

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    Mechanical Engineers Take Home Top Prize in Energy Savings Competition

    The Manhattan College team captured a $10,000 prize.

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    Students Work to Improve Workplace Conditions for the Disabled

    Students and faculty aim to assist custodial workers with physical and developmental disabilities.

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    From RA to FDNY, Alumni Continue to Serve After Graduation

    Carlos Morales ’14 and Michael Scire ’13 entered the same FDNY class after previously working as resident assistants on campus. 

  14. Castelonia '17 creates a 3D-printed prosthetic designed by Havenlabs.

    Transfer Student Launches Startup to Design 3D-Printed Prosthetics for Veterans

    Manhattan College senior River Castelonia ’17 co-founded Havenlabs in January 2016, a nonprofit focused on helping military veterans.

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    Mechanical Engineering Students Help to Design Rare Mouthpiece with 3-D Printer

    In collaboration with mechanical engineering professors, four students successfully replicated an Adolphe Sax mouthpiece for a saxophone.

  16. 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.

  17. Manhattan College Summer Engineering Program

    College Offers One of Top Summer Camps for Students of Color, According to The Root

    Manhattan College's Summer Engineering Awareness Program continues to receive accolades.

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    Chief U.S. Air Force Scientist Presents on Engineering Panel

    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.

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    TEDx Conference Draws Inspiration for Change From Across Campus

    The student-organized event invited College students and faculty, as well as members of the community, to discuss topics that focused on ways of improving the world and your sense of self.

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    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.

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    Engineering Alum Blends Mechanics and Tradition for Arthur Avenue’s Best Espresso

    Mechanical engineer utilizes his education and love for coffee to continue the success of his family’s 35-year-old business in the Bronx.

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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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    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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    Friendship: The Key to Academic Success?

    Mechanical engineering students Cathleen Giordano ’17 and Antonio Rosa ’15, supplemental instructors in Manhattan College’s Center for Academic Success, recently presented this discovery and more to the College Reading and Learning Association at Fitchburg State University in Massachusetts.

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    Engineering Professor Creates Technology to Replicate Rare Pieces of Antique Instruments

    Sina Shahbazmohamadi, Ph.D., in collaboration with the University of Connecticut, is revolutionizing the history of music with the replication of rare antique instrument parts using a 3-D printer.

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    Manhattan College to Offer Six New Mechanical Engineering Certificates

    College integrates new STEM graduate certificates within Mechanical Engineering program.

  27. Josephine Zurica

    Young Alum Combines Service with Sustainability to Make Mark in Green Building Design

    Just 11 years out of college, Josephine Zurica ’03 was named the new principal of Dagher Engineering.

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    Interdisciplinary Student Research Deciphers Mechanical Properties of Trees

    Mechanical engineering student Simon Mysliwiec ’14,’15M is working with professor biology professor Lance Evans and mechanical engineering professor Zahra Shahbazi during the summer to determine the mechanical properties of 30 different tree species.

  29. Michael Michalczyk

    Engineering Major Uses Simulation Software to Relieve Joint Stress

    Jasper Summer Research Scholar Michael Michalczyk ’14 discovers a systematic approach to inquiry.

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    Aspiring Engineers Learn the Basics of Green Energy

    The Energy Dynamics of Green Buildings course is preparing mechanical engineering students with the tools and knowledge necessary to break into a career in green energy design.

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    Studying Sustainability

    Manhattan College offers a vast assortment of courses across all of its disciplines in arts, business, education and health, engineering, and science that pertain to the environment, sustainability, environmental policy and justice. The following is a peek at a few of these courses, majors and minors.