School Of Education & Health

  1. A group of Christian Brothers pose together in front of a red brick building

    Alumni in Faith: Three College Graduates Make Christianity their Life's Work

    Two recent grads prepare for the Catholic priesthood, as one becomes a Brother.

  2. Instructional design and delivery students

    Students Learn Ins and Outs of Daily Teaching, Instructional Design

    An interdisciplinary program has given neighboring high school students a taste of potential STEM careers and an early look at higher education.

  3. Jonathan Plucker

    Jonathan Plucker to Address Achievement Gaps in Elementary Education

    Plucker is the co-author of Excellence Gaps in Education: Expanding Opportunities for Talented Students.

  4. Safe Halloween at Manhattan College

    Kappa Delta Pi to Host Safe Halloween for Local Children

    On Friday, Oct. 27, students in the School of Education will coordinate fun Halloween events for local residents.

  5. Summer research scholars

    Research Scholars to Present Findings at Daylong Symposium

    Manhattan College students will share their research on current issues in a wide variety of disciplines

  6. students pose around a mini cooper car in london

    Counseling Programs Continue Collaboration with Tavistock

    A study abroad group relations experience helps students develop invaluable skills at a renowned hub for mental health training.

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    Summer Outreach Program Prepares City Teens for College

    From July 24 – 28, the Center for Academic Success hosted its seventh annual Summer Literacy Institute, an immersive learning experience that this year helped 30 rising high school seniors in New York City plan for college.

  8. Nicholas Jurek and family

    Student Veteran Nicholas Jurek Honored at Yankee Stadium

    The Manhattan College student and former Marine was the Veteran of the Game on Aug. 1.

  9. Buttimer participants pose for a group photo with the statue of John Baptist de La Salle.

    Worldwide Lasallian Educators Spend Summer at Manhattan

    More than 120 education professionals from Pakistan to Papua New Guinea visited Manhattan College in June to attend the Buttimer Institute, an annual program that delves deeper into the aspects of our Lasallian Catholic heritage.

  10. Manhattan College

    Lorraine Brancale ’17 (M.S.) Speaks on Behalf of Classmates at Spring Commencement

    The Spring Commencement valedictorian, Brancale earned a 4.0 grade point average in the mental health counseling program, while completing three different fellowships.

  11. Br. Raymond Meagher

    Brother Raymond Meagher to Retire After More than 20 Years at Manhattan College

    The longtime School of Education and Health professor will be moving on to the next chapter of his life at the end of the spring semester.

  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. 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.

  14. Nuclear medicine

    Nuclear Medicine Technology Program Receives New Accreditation

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

  15. Blackboard

    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.

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    Predicting Your Love Life: Marriage & Family CounselingLecture Examines Conflict Styles

    Predicting your love life doesn’t require ESP, tarot cards or a crystal ball. Preferred conflict styles predict relationship success.

  17. firefighers

    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. 

  18. Manhattan College quadrangle

    Center for the Study of the Future of Education Introduces Two New Directors

    Corine Fitzpatrick, Ph.D. and Lisa Toscano, Ed.D. will lead the Center.

  19. 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.

  20. Manhattan College kinesiology department

    Kinesiology Department Earns Recognition from National Strength & Conditioning Association

    The recognition allows the kinesiology department to provide a professional support network.

  21. Karen Nicholson

    Karen Nicholson Named Dean of School of Education and Health

    As an associate professor, Nicholson has helped the school thrive for more than two decades.

  22. 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.

  23. Manhattan College

    Manhattan College to Launch New Master’s Program in Marriage and Family Therapy

    School of Education and Health adds to catalog of graduate-level counseling, leadership, and education programs.

  24. Manhattan College

    School of Education and Health: Transforming Minds, Bodies and Lives

    Faculty, students and alumni are making a difference in a wide range of settings, locally and globally.

  25. Kyleigh Panetta at NY1

    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.

  26. 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.

  27. Manhattan College students reflect on college experiences in Washington, D.C.

    Manhattan College Students Reflect on College Experiences in Washington, D.C.

    Manhattan College senior Dylan Gray was a featured panelist at New American Colleges & Universities panel.

  28. Manhattan College

    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.

  29. 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.

  30. students work together in a computer lab

    Future Teachers Hosts Enrichment Day on Campus

    April 28 was a day of firsts for Manhattan College students and eighth graders from City Island in the Bronx, who spent the afternoon learning history, algebra and other subjects from our soon-to-be-teachers. 

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    New Kinesiology Course Makes Everyday Health a Priority

    Manhattan College students are stepping away from their desks and into the sunshine, where they’re leading lunchtime walks around campus, choosing equipment for a developing playground in Yonkers, and cheerleading for wellness along the way.

  32. students work together in a computer lab

    Kinesiology Course Launches Campus Physical Activity Campaign

    Organized by those enrolled in a new course, entitled Kinesiology & Public Health (KIN 375), the campaign includes events encouraging the school community to get up, get out and have some fun if for no other reason, their health. Throughout the semester, students participate in these and other projects that explore the relationship between kinesiology and a person’s overall wellness. 

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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.

  34. Manhattan College Campus

    New Education Programs Geared Toward Special Education in High Schools

    Manhattan College will offer two new programs designed to help students fill special education teaching positions in high schools.

  35. St. John Baptist De La Salle Statue

    Iraqi War Veteran Hopes To Foster PTSD Healing in Westchester Community

    Manhattan graduate student Fred Muniz Jr. ’16 is working to open a clinic that specializes in veteran family counseling.

  36. Manhattan College Classroom

    Manhattan College Teams Up With Alum to Give Local Middle School Students a Roadmap to Success

    DREAM University, a new five-week literacy and physical education program at Manhattan College, helps students maintain skill sets and active lifestyles during the summer.

  37. student conducts fall prevention research with alumnus

    Exercise Science Major Conducts Fall Prevention Study with Alumni Field Experts

    Exercise science major Shannon Garrity ’15 is investigating the epidemic of falling in older adults with Louis DePasquale ’73 and professor of kinesiology Lisa Toscano ’79 to validate a fall assessment tool comprised of a series controlled pushes—what they call waist-pull perturbations.

  38. John Baptist de la Salle

    Manhattan College Partners With Mount Vernon School District To Support Teacher Training

    The College’s School Building Leadership program will assist in implementing $1 million Strengthening Teacher and Leader Effectiveness Grant Program.

  39. Manhattan College

    College Now Offering Bachelor’s Degree inRadiologic Technology (X-ray)

    The new degree trains students at top NYC hospitals in diagnostic X-ray imaging.

  40. High School English Class

    Education Students and Faculty Serve Alongside former Manhattan College Brothers in Jamaica

    Manhattan group spends winter break volunteering at Lasallian high school with Brothers Augustine Nicoletti and James Wallace.

  41. Shawn Ladda and panel

    Kinesiology Professor Discusses State of Physical Education in New York City Public Schools

    Shawn Ladda addresses how many schools in New York City are not meeting the state’s guidelines at a recent briefing.

  42. fall honors convocation

    High Achieving Seniors Join College’s Academic Honor Society

    More than 100 students were recognized for their academic merit and leadership at the Fall Honors Convocation.

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    Neighborhood Children Invited to Participatein Safe Halloween at Manhattan College

    Education students coordinate fun activities and trick-or-treat stops around campus.

  44. Maria Toscano

    Exercise Science Major Gets a Leg-Up On Graduate School

    Maria Toscano ’14, a Jasper Research Scholar, conducted summer research on a topic that changed the course of her life.

  45. kinesiology

    College Renames Department of Physical Education and Human Performance to the Department of Kinesiology

    With a growing number of programs and courses being offered, the department of Kinesiology name change further encompasses the expanding field.

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    Manhattan College Welcomes 17 New Full-time Faculty Members

    New tenure-track professors will join faculty in the Schools of Arts, Business, Education and Health, Engineering and Science.

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    Education Students Gain New Perspective on Turkish Culture

    Kappa Delta Pi students embark on a two-week tour of educational institutions in Turkey.

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    First Patterson Scholars Graduate from Manhattan College

    Recipients of the James Patterson Scholarship take on new challenges with degrees in hand.

  49. Musical Flyer

    Manhattan Grad Spreads Anti-Bullying Message with Launch of Musical

    Teacher John O’Neill ’86 co-created the musical "Letters to Daddy" to make students more aware of the day-to-day challenges kids face in effort to curb the rise in bullying.

  50. De La Salle Statue

    Four Manhattan College Graduates Accepted into theLasallian Volunteers Service Program

    Megan McShane, Kathryn Merry, Clare O’Connell and Kathleen O’Malley will begin a year of service this fall.

  51. Commencement

    College Celebrates the 171st Commencement Ceremonies

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

  52. Spring Honors

    Seniors Celebrate Scholastic Achievement at Spring Honors Convocation

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

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    What's Next for the Class of 2013

    As the class of 2013 prepares to head out into the world, 13 seniors tell us about their plans for after graduation and reflect on what made their Manhattan College experience special.

  54. Classroom

    Student Interns Get Their Foot in the Door at Top Companies

    Our New York City location provides Manhattan College students with the unique opportunity to intern at world class organizations while still in school. Here are some success stories from recent student interns.

  55. Education Students

    Manhattan’s School Building Leadership Program Generates Successful Graduates

    Several alumni advance to fill superintendent positions at Catholic schools throughout New York State.