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School Of Engineering

  1. Photo of President Riverso and Columbia exchange students and faculty

    Manhattan College Signs Articulation Agreement With Rockland Community College

    Partnership will enable students to transfer credits seamlessly and have the opportunity for merit-based scholarships.

  2. George Giakos

    Electrical and Computer Engineering Professor Selected as One of the World’s Top Industry Scientists by International Artificial Intelligence Alliance

    George K. Giakos, Ph.D., was chosen for his research and contributions in the field of artificial intelligence. 

  3. ACE Day Event

    Manhattan College Hosts ACE Mentor Day

    The ACE Day event was attended by 129 guests, including 66 high school students.    

  4. Angelina Persaud

    Chemical Engineering Student Completed Summer Internship at Columbia University Climate Research Laboratory

    Angelina Persaud ’25, studied the applications of ultrasonic technology for drying processes to increase energy efficiency.    

  5. Parisa Saboori

    Mechanical Engineering Professor Receives Outstanding Student Section Advisor Award from the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)

    Parisa Saboori has provided guidance and support to the Manhattan College ASME student section for six years.     

  6. John Ng

    Nine Civil Engineering Students Receive ACEC Scholarships

    The Manhattan College students were awarded a total of $34,500.    

  7. Undergraduate Commencement

    Manhattan College Celebrates the Class of 2023 at Undergraduate Commencement

    Celebrated chef and television host Lidia Matticchio Bastianich delivered the Commencement address and Alixandria James ’23, was the graduating class valedictorian.    

  8. Graduate Commencement

    Manhattan College Celebrates the Class of 2023 at Graduate Commencement

    Former FDNY Commissioner Daniel Nigro delivered the Commencement address and Oscar Leon ’21, ’22 (M.S.) was the graduating class valedictorian.    

  9. Manhattan College Cupola

    First Laudato Si Day at Manhattan College Will Present Activities Focusing on Sustainability and Environmental Justice

    Manhattan is part of a worldwide community of colleges and universities that are committed to addressing  growing environmental challenges.  

  10. AFROTC

    Air Force ROTC Program at Manhattan College Declared a Viable Program by the U.S. Department of the Air Force

    The program reached all five of its goals to achieve viability.  

  11. Dominique Whyte

    Chemical Engineering Student Wants to Break Negative STEM Stereotypes

    Dominique Whyte ’25 is also passionate about her research in sustainable energy and development.  

  12. James Patterson

    Newest Class of James Patterson ’69 Scholarships Awarded at Manhattan College

    The best-selling author continues supporting students at his alma mater.  

  13. Women in STEM Panel

    Women in STEM Event Brings Together Alumnae, Faculty and Students to Share their Professional, Academic and Research Accomplishments

    The event introduced prospective students to the unique opportunities that await them at Manhattan College. 

  14. Oleg Goushcha at Kennedy Space Center

    Manhattan College Professor Plays a Major Role in NASA’s Artemis Program

    Oleg Goushcha, an adjunct mechanical engineering professor, conducts wind tunnel testing on the Space Launch System Rocket. .

  15. stained glass window showing holy nativity scene on Christmas

    Merry Christmas from Manhattan College

    From all of us at Manhattan College, we wish you a Merry Christmas, blessed New Year, and a happy and healthy holiday season. 

  16. Thomas Scarangello

    Thomas Scarangello ’79 Joins Manhattan College Board of Trustees

    The Manhattan graduate has more than 40 years of experience in structural engineering.

  17. Campus Beauty

    Manhattan College to Hold Open House on Sunday, October 30  

    Prospective students and families invited to visit campus and begin exploring their Jasper journey.

  18. Christian Brothers Academy Lincroft students visit the School of Engineering

    Lasallian High School Students Spend a Memorable Day at Manhattan College

    Students from Christian Brothers Academy in Lincroft visited the College’s STEM facilities

  19. Manhattan College campus photo

    NSF Grant Allows Engineering Students to Research Smart and Connected Systems Technology in Spain

    The Electrical and Computer Engineering department at Manhattan College has been awarded a National Science Foundation (NSF) grant to engage in research focused on smart and connected systems technology. As part of the award, College students will spend eight weeks in Spain at the University of Zaragoza.

  20. Portrait photo of Miguel Díaz-López ’20

    Miguel Díaz-López ’20 Awarded NASA and Department of Defense Fellowships

    The Manhattan College alumnus will work alongside NASA scientists and mentors at the organization’s facility as he researches spacecraft landings.

  21. male and female college students operating radiation technology in front of projector screen

    Pre-Professional Programs Give Students an Edge in the Job Market

    The O'Malley School of Business and the schools of Continuing and Professional Studies, Education and Health, Engineering, Liberal Arts, and Science all offer programs that are designed specifically to prepare students for their careers.

  22. Students demonstrating headband scanner

    Engineering Students Helping People with Disabilities Become More Successful in the Workplace

    Manhattan students are participating alongside other New York institutions in the CREATE Symposium. 

  23. Photo of CBA Albany students in front of Kelly Commons

    Manhattan College Builds Connections with Fellow Lasallian Schools

    Students from Christian Brothers Academy in Albany visited the College’s STEM facilities.

  24. Photos of flowers on campus

    Sustainability Efforts Continue with Advanced Certificate Program

    Students can earn an advanced certificate in green power and sustainable energy.

  25. Sydney Harwood holding a soccer ball

    Sydney Harwood ’21, ’22 (M.S.) One of 10 Finalists for NCAA Senior CLASS Award

    The women’s soccer standout has a chance at the top honor given to a women’s soccer scholar-athlete.

  26. Students using research object in laboratory

    Engineers Working on Department of Defense Project to Analyze Former Test Sites

    Civil engineers are helping the U.S. military maintain a safe environment.

  27. Higgins Engineering and Science Center

    Manhattan College to Formally Dedicate Higgins Engineering and Science Center

    The state-of-the-art STEM facility is now open.

  28. male and female students working in laboratory wearing safety glasses

    Engineering Students Receive Scholarships from American Society of Highway Engineers

    The group received $8,500 in total scholarships.

  29. Students in chemical engineering lab

    Chemical Engineering Department Increasing Applied Research Opportunities

    The department is collaborating with Insplorion on new opportunities in cosmetics and biopharmaceuticals.

  30. James Patterson signing books on campus

    Twenty Manhattan College Students Receive James Patterson ’69 Scholarships

    The best-selling author and philanthropist continues to support students from his alma mater.

  31. Photos of Gunn medal winners Nadia Itani and Matt Sweeney

    Nadia Itani ’21, Matt Sweeney ’21 Are the 2021 Gunn Medal Recipients

    The Gunn Medal is one of the College’s highest undergraduate honors.

  32. Photo of Jeremy Capuder in front of house

    Jeremy Capuder ’21 is Class of 2021 Valedictorian

    Capuder will be the student speaker at the 2021 Undergraduate Commencement.

  33. Photos of Praise Omiponle, Hongbin Xu

    Praise Omiponle ’19, ’21 (MBA), Hongbin Xu ’19, ’20 (M.S.) Are Graduate Commencement Valedictorians

    Cornelius J. Higgins ’62, Ph.D., is also the recipient of an honorary doctorate.

  34. Miguel Diaz-Lopez sitting on canal

    Miguel Díaz-López ’20 is the Student Speaker at 2020 Undergraduate Commencement

    Díaz-López is currently enrolled in the mechanical engineering Ph.D. program at Johns Hopkins University.

  35. Manhattan College female student in lab

    Manhattan College Receives $5 Million Grant from New York State for Leo Hall Renovations

    These upgrades are part of a continuing effort to upgrade South Campus facilities.

  36. Prototype being tested in water

    Engineers Building System to Convert Ocean Waves into Energy

    A senior design project turned into a Department of Energy competition with 16 large universities.

  37. i-adapt logo with student speaking

    Students Present Cutting-Edge Ideas at Innovation Challenge

    The winning team took home $4,500 in prize money to help launch its startup.

  38. Campus quadrangle

    Top 40 Under 40: Matt Sweeney ’21 to Earn Irish Echo Award for Community Leadership

    The Manhattan College senior has spearheaded a number of initiatives on and around campus.

  39. O'Malley Library

    Engineers Lauded for Inventiveness in Virtual University Challenge

    Four senior design students offered an idea on cooling data centers in the regional event.

  40. man with dark hair raising his hand in a classroom

    Electrical and Computer Engineering Department Receives Renewable Energy Grant

    The grant will assist a project to increase the transmission and storage of renewable energy.

  41. Student at laptop

    New York 811 Provides $10,000 in Scholarships to 10 Manhattan College Students

    This is the third year the organization has given scholarships to college students who live in New York City and Long Island.

  42. Photograph of Nadia Itani smiling.

    Eight Jaspers Receive ACEC New York Scholarships

    Eight Manhattan College civil engineering students have been awarded scholarships from member firms and regions of the American Council of Engineering Companies of New York (ACEC New York).

  43. Ellen Farrelly smiling in Manhattan College's bookstore holding a teddy bear dressed in a graduation gown.

    Ellen Farrelly ’20 Receives Joseph J. Gunn ’30 Alumni Medal

    Ellen Farrelly ’20 has been awarded Manhattan College’s Joseph J. Gunn ’30 Alumni Medal.

  44. Miguel Diaz-Lopez sitting next to a river in europe.

    Miguel Díaz-López ’20 Named Manhattan College’s Undergraduate Valedictorian

    Miguel Díaz-López ’20 Named Manhattan College’s Undergraduate Valedictorian.

  45. Hongbin Xu in front of Manhattan College main entrance.

    Manhattan College Names Hongbin Xu ’19, ’20 (M.S.) Spring Commencement Valedictorian

    Manhattan College Names Hongbin Xu ’19, ’20 (M.S.) Spring Commencement Valedictorian.

  46. Matthew Sweeney smiling and wearing a green jersey.

    Matthew Sweeney First Jasper to Receive Udall Foundation Honorable Mention

    Matthew L. Sweeney ’21, a civil engineering major, is the first Manhattan College student to receive a prestigious honorable mention from the Morris K. Udall and Stewart L. Udall Foundation.

  47. Photograph of MBA student in class

    Virtual Information Sessions for Graduate Programs

    Graduate students are invited to learn more about Manhattan College’s graduate programs from home.

  48. Gayatri Gopinath portrait photo

    Women’s Week Events Begin on March 3

    The celebration begins with Gayatri Gopinath delivering the annual Women and Gender Studies lecture.

  49. image of kerry cavanagh

    After Graduation, Kerry Cavanagh '20 Will Begin Career at This Leading Oil & Gas Company

    The chemical engineering major reflects on her Manhattan College experience and looks forward to beginning her career.

  50. 1 train pulling out of 238th Street station going north

    Civil Engineers Use Predictive Models To Help Solve Subway Delays

    Students and faculty teamed up to investigate how human activity delays the subway. 

  51. Female student using equipment in the cosmetic engineering lab at Manhattan College.

    School of Engineering Breaks Ground with New Cosmetics Lab

    Manhattan College’s School of Engineering recently established a new laboratory for cosmetic engineering graduate students within the chemical engineering department.

  52. manhattan college students smiling in front of historic building in munich germany

    For Jaspers Abroad in January, Travel Propels Cultural Learning

    Study abroad trips held during the January intersession provided unforgettable experiences for Manhattan College students traveling during winter break.

  53. Photo of Civil engineering major Clio Chen ’21

    With the Help of a Burde Scholarship, Chen Constructs a Bright Future

    Civil engineering major Clio Chen ’21 laughs now when she remembers struggling with the physics concepts in her sophomore year Statics course.

  54. Headshot photo of Nicholas Rogalewski

    Nicholas Rogalewski ’20 is First Recipient of Con Edison Scholarship

    A Bronx resident, Rogalewski is an electrical engineering major and mathematics minor.

  55. Dave Dzombak and Jeanette Brown posing in front of window

    Environmental Engineering Graduate Students Thrive in Water Industry

    Under the guidance of Jeanette Brown, Manhattan College's civil and environmental engineering students are learning practical solutions to everyday issues.

  56. Motorized carseat prototype created by ,a

    Engineering a Safer Ride for Children

    Manhattan College mechanical engineering students and faculty collaborate to design a motorized car seat that is safe for kids.

  57. James Patterson smiling during a book signing

    James Patterson ’69 Supports Newest Class of Patterson Scholars

    Twenty students will receive a James Patterson scholarship for the 2019-20 academic year.

  58. woman holding clipboard stands in park with green leaves behind her

    Summer Research in 2019 Has a World View

    Manhattan students who completed projects this summer presented their findings to the public on Sept. 26-27.

  59. Farzana Begum and colleagues at Celgene

    Internship at Celgene Helps Chemical Engineering Student Help Others

    Farzana Begum ’20 gained industrial experience that mirrored her lab work on campus.

  60. Newtown Creek digestors in Brooklyn

    Students and Faculty Helping New York City Cut Food Waste

    Civil and environmental engineering students are part of New York’s plan to move toward a carbon neutral city.

  61. Updated chemical engineering lab on 4th floor of Leo

    Manhattan College Receives Second Grant to Support Leo Hall Renovations

    $1 million will go toward the fourth phase of Leo renovations.

  62. AFROTC change of command in Leo Hall

    Lieutenant Colonel Paula Kelly to Lead Air Force ROTC Detachment

    Kelly oversees all operations and policy for the detachment hosted at Manhattan College.

  63. man standing in front of mountain range

    From LGA to GWB, Manhattan Engineer Keeps NY Moving

    In her 18 years with the Port Authority of New York & New Jersey, Amanda Rogers ’01, P.E., has practically seen it all. But her latest project has her spanning — and scaling — the world’s busiest bridge.

  64. Portrait photo of Aravind Suresh

    Chemical Engineering Faculty Member Receives Major Research Grant

    Aravind Suresh, Ph.D., earned a major grant from the National Science Foundation.

  65. Tyler McCloskey portrait photo

    Young Alum Soars into Career with Military Jet Engines

    Using his degrees in aerospace and mechanical engineering, Tyler McCloskey '17, '18 (M.S.) helps manage the military sector of his new career.

  66. Melissa Shew with Air Products hat

    Chemical Engineer Melissa Shew ’19 on Her Way to Air Products

    After transferring to Manhattan College, Shew landed a job in the field of her choice.

  67. Miguel Diaz standing in front of skyline

    Miguel Diaz ’20 Earns Prestigious Goldwater Scholarship

    A mechanical engineering major, Diaz is one of 496 students nationwide to gain the award.

  68. Sherry Swartwout with son

    #300LaSalle: Mechanical Engineer, Student Veteran Sherry Swartwout ’19

    Throughout the year, the Manhattan College community will reflect on the meaning of the Lasallian tradition.

  69. male and female student crowd around circular object

    After Hurricanes, Chemical Engineering Students Lead Puerto Rico Relief Effort

    Graduating seniors Giuseppe Costanza and Samantha Rosado led a year-long relief effort in Puerto Rico beginning in 2017.

  70. Portrait photo of Juneseok Lee

    Engineers Investigate Wildfires That Devastated California Town, Damaged Water Supply

    A team of civil engineers from Purdue University and Manhattan College is providing support after wildfires struck.

  71. man wearing suit sits at desk

    As U.S. Energy Official, Walker Has the Power

    Engineering alumnus Bruce Walker ’92 is a top-level executive working at the Department of Energy.

  72. Susan Gallardo looking at pile of garbage

    Upcoming Urban Studies Lecture Focuses on Managing City Pollution

    Susan Gallardo will discuss her work in Asia on Monday, April 8.

  73. QuickMech team after receiving first prize check

    Students Showcase Innovations in Shark Tank Style Competition

    The winning idea is an app that connects automobile drivers to mechanics.

  74. Kelly Grogan with high school students in Fischbach room

    Engineers and Educators Teaching Next Generation of STEM Students

    Manhattan College faculty and students are using engineering education to develop future STEM leaders.

  75. Graduate student in MBA classroom

    Online Information Sessions for Graduate Programs Continue Throughout Spring

    Students can learn about programs in education and health, engineering, science and business.

  76. Chemical engineering students at McEnroe organic farm

    Chemical Engineers Learning about Organic, Sustainable Farming

    A community-engaged learning class encourages students to ask questions about food.

  77. students standing behind flint sign in grass

    Standing Together with Flint

    A winter break volunteer experience in Michigan helped business student and graduating senior Olivia Gartland understand the reality of the Flint water crisis.

  78. High school students with Manhattan College professors

    Summer Engineering Program Provides Insight on College Courses

    Rising high school juniors and seniors have the chance to learn about Manhattan College’s STEM programs.

  79. Campus entrance

    James Durkin ’19 Recognized by Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers

    The Manhattan College senior is one of 174 students honored across the U.S. and Canada.

  80. The president and others holding shovels at the Higgins Center groundbreaking

    2018 Year in Review

    2018 Year in Review

  81. Moujalli Hourani sitting in chair smiling

    Moujalli Hourani, D.Sc., Earns Outstanding Achievement Award from The Moles

    The professional construction organization recognizes the longtime civil engineering professor.

  82. 300 years of the Lasallian Mission

    Celebrating 300 Years of the Lasallian Mission

    The Manhattan College community dedicates a community artwork to commemorate the life and legacy of St. John Baptist de La Salle for the Tercentenary.

  83. Matt McMorrow '19 on site at Higgins Center

    Jaspers Helping Build Higgins Engineering and Science Center

    A variety of students and alumni are putting their knowledge to work on South Campus.

  84. Matthew Billings prior to New York City marathon

    Graduate Student Completes NYC Marathon in Ongoing Service Effort

    Matthew Billings carries on the Lasallian mission through running.

  85. James Patterson at June 2018 book signing

    Twenty Students Receive James Patterson ’69 Scholarships

    The best-selling novelist and Manhattan College alum continues to give back.

  86. Student at club fair

    The Top 5 Things All Manhattan College Students Should Know

    From Yelping the greatest slice of New York City pizza near campus to balancing your academic and extracurricular interests.

  87. Student and faculty doing research in rooftop garden

    Research Scholars Day Highlights Summer’s Work in Several Areas

    Students present on topics in liberal arts, business, health, science and engineering.

  88. 2018 W.I.S.E. Participant Mikeisha Kelly at work for Rubenstein Public Relations in New York City

    NYC Summer Internship Program Prepares Students for Career Success

    In its inaugural year, the W.I.S.E. (Women Inspiring Successful Enterprise) professional development summer internship program was a resounding success.

  89. Student with Bryan Wilkins in science lab

    Manhattan College Again Among Top Schools Recognized by U.S. News

    Student veterans and engineering programs highlighted as standout programs.

  90. Students on laptops in library

    What Can You Do with a Manhattan College Education? Anything.

    Manhattan College graduates are landing jobs in their desired fields with strong salaries.

  91. Students moving into residence halls

    Welcome, Class of 2022!

    Fun Fact: 75% of Manhattan College freshmen live on campus — making Move-in Day kind of a big deal!

  92. Students demonstrating how tremor stabilizing glove works

    Students Showcase Inventions to Assist Disabled

    Two teams of Manhattan College students worked with a New York State agency to improve workplace efficiency for disabled people.

  93. Students and faculty member in lab

    Manhattan Receives $3.5 Million Grant for Leo Renovations

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

  94. An image of students standing in park holding shovels.

    Arches Students Become Part of New York City

    While living together in a community in Lee Hall, freshmen in the Arches program take one class together per semester that incorporates service projects and cultural excursions in New York City.

  95. An image of female professor and student looking at plants in greenhouse

    Summer Research Discoveries

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

  96. Gloria Bauman, George Giakos working in lab

    Student/Faculty Team Creating Better Techniques to Diagnose Lung Cancers

    Electrical engineers are working to quickly and accurately identify the stages of lung cancer.

  97. Mechanical engineering day

    Students, Alumni Share Knowledge at Mechanical Engineering Day

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

  98. Students working on experiment with balloon

    Engineers Match Wits in Battle of the Brains

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

  99. Civil engineering presentation

    Six Engineering Students to Receive ACEC New York Scholarships

    Manhattan College students gain recognition from ACEC New York metropolitan chapter.

  100. Groundbreaking photo at Higgins Engineering and Science Center

    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.

  101. Mechanical engineers with prize check

    Mechanical Engineers Use Classroom Knowledge to Win Energy Efficiency Competition

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

  102. Higgins Engineering and Science Center rendering

    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.

  103. Students in Manhattan College lab

    Manhattan College Ranks Among Forbes Best Value Colleges

    Forbes rates Manhattan College among the top 10 Catholic colleges and universities.

  104. Manhattan engineers pose in front of Colegio De La Salle in Puerto Rico.

    Manhattan Engineers Launch Water and Solar Project in Puerto Rico

    A team of Manhattan chemical engineering students construct a plan to bring power and clean water to a Lasallian grade school in Puerto Rico.

  105. Governor Mario M. Cuomo Bridge at sunset.

    Building Bridges, Connecting Jaspers

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

  106. Unilever competitors scoop ice cream on campus.

    College Students Scoop Top 10 Ranking in Unilever Competition

    A team of Manhattan students recently placed in the Top 10 of the UniGame, an international business contest from the owners of Ben & Jerry’s ice cream.

  107. Chemical engineering students in lab

    New Chemical Engineering Faculty Making Connections to Job Placements, Industries

    Manhattan College chemical engineers have the opportunity to intern and work at a number of organizations locally and nationally.

  108. High school engineers at Manhattan College

    Summer Engineering Program Introduces High Schoolers to College-Level Classes

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

  109. Inside of driverless car

    Philosophy Professor to Study Ethics of Self-Driving Cars

    Heidi Furey is part of a National Science Foundation grant focused on the dilemmas surrounding autonomous vehicles.

  110. 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. 

  111. 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.

  112. 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.

  113. 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.

  114. 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

  115. Chemical engineering project

    Campus Research Strengthens Bond with Bethlehem

    From May - August, five seniors from Palestine lived on campus and became part of the College community as active participants in the Summer Research Program at Manhattan.

  116. School of Engineering

    Manhattan College Among Top Schools in Northeast, in Engineering and for Veterans

    The College continues to maintain its status as a top choice among Northeast colleges.

  117. MyUberLife

    From Manhattan to Marketing Maven

    Earning a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering proved an unlikely path to brand building for one College alumnus who partnered with two former classmates to build a premier business-consulting group in New York City.

  118. catwalk

    Young Alumni Find Niche in Fashion and Beauty

    Recent college graduates of the Schools of Liberal Arts, Business, Engineering and Science begin their careers working at top brands in the world's most stylish industries.

  119. Seniors volunteering

    Five Graduating Seniors Accepted into Postgraduate Volunteer Programs

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

  120. Chris Hoey

    Christopher Hoey '17 Receives Gunn Medal for Leadership and Service

    The Joseph J. Gunn ’30 Medal is one of the College’s highest undergraduate honors.

  121. Leo blackboard

    Three Engineering Students Receive ACEC Scholarships

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

  122. Mechanical engineers at competition

    Mechanical Engineers Take Home Top Prize in Energy Savings Competition

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

  123. Manhattan College mechanical engineers

    Students Work to Improve Workplace Conditions for the Disabled

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

  124. Tamaro scholars event

    Two Engineering Students Receive First George Tamaro ’59 Scholarships

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

  125. Panel of speakers

    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.

  126. headshot

    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. 

  127. Richardson in uniform

    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.

  128. 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.

  129. Summer Engineering Awareness program

    Summer Engineering Awareness Program Returns to Campus

    The widely acclaimed program for high school students runs during June and July.

  130. Professors from the College scout research and study abroad opportunities with Bethlehem University.

    College Faculty Find Inspiration in Bethlehem

    Faculty from the Schools of Business, Engineering and Liberal Arts spent Jan. 1-9 forging research and other academic partnerships with students and faculty at Bethlehem University, Palestine, and meeting prominent leaders and NGOs in Bethlehem, Hebron, and Jerusalem, including the Catholic Relief Services (CRS).

  131. Kennedy Space Center

    Graduate Student Launches Next Career Phase with NASA

    Cesar Tapia ’08, ’17 (M.S.) leveraged his engineering background and on-campus ITS job to earn a NASA internship.

  132. Construction site

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

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

  133. Gennaro Maffia, Olivia Mason, Anne Gaffney

    College Engineers to Join Industry and Government Leaders in Process Intensification Institute

    The College is one of the recipients of a $70 million grant plus matching funds from the Department of Energy for in-kind project support.

  134. 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.

  135. Undergraduate student presenting research

    Engineering Undergraduates Invited to Present at MIT Technology Conference

    A paper co-written by Kevin Lynch ’17 and Joseph Majeski ’16 is the result of the Jasper Summer Research Scholars program.

  136. 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.

  137. 3-D printed mouthpiece

    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.

  138. 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.

  139. 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.

  140. Van Cortlandt Park

    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.

  141. Miah Cohall

    ACE Mentor Program Comes Full Circle with Year-End Celebration

    Since its founding by Charles H. Thornton ’61, the ACE Mentor Program has helped hundreds of high school students learn about STEM fields.

  142. yoda

    Chemical Engineering Student Discovers the Power of the Force

    Phillip Stack ’16M, a graduate chemical engineering student at Manhattan College, discovered that Star Wars can be a whole lot more than a classic Sci-Fi Hollywood franchise. It can be used to teach the complex laws of thermodynamics.

  143. students work together in a computer lab

    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.

  144. Manhattan College's Walsh Plaza

    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.

  145. Olivia Mason, Eugene Heerschap

    Chemical Engineering Graduate Students Assist Congress, National Laboratory to Reduce Country’s Carbon Footprint

    Manhattan College students are using College labs and equipment to help solve a nationwide issue.

  146. Manhattan College TedX Group

    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.

  147. 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.

  148. 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.

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    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.

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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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    College’s STAR Center Helps to Develop STEM Education for High School Teachers

    With an increased focus on expanding STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) education to the classroom, more than a dozen high school teachers gathered on Sept. 19 to further develop their engineering skills at Manhattan College.

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    Transforming Lives and Transcending Borders with Water Solutions

    Gennaro Maffia, Ph.D., professor of Chemical Engineering, presented highlights from sustainability projects he’s conducted all over the world with the help of his students at Manhattan College’s World Water Issues and Solutions event.

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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.

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    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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    NSF Funded STAR Center Benefits Local High School Students

    The dozen Manhattan College students affiliated with its newly minted Engineering Scholars Training and Retention (STAR) Center translated some pretty complex physics topics into teenage-speak last week with lemons, eggs and other household items for a group at Riverside High School in Yonkers. 

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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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    Alumnus Leading One of the Nation’s Largest Energy Companies

    John McAvoy ’80 serves as chairman and CEO of Con Edison, the culmination of a 34-year career with the energy giant.

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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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    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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    Manhattan Students Recognized for Green and Compassionate Activity on Campus

    The student body receives honor based on commitment to a sustainable campus.

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    Electrical and Computer Engineering Professor to Receive IEEE Leadership Award

    George Giakos, Ph.D., to receive the 2014 IEEE-USA Professional Achievement for Individuals Award in May.

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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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    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.

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    Manhattan Engineer Restores Renowned Pipe Organs

    Electrical engineering major Sean O’Donnell ’85 uses the skills he honed at Manhattan College to build and restore pipe organs around the country.

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    Ruben Carbonell ’69 Elected to the National Academy of Engineering

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

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    Engineering Interns Return Home to Improve Infrastructure

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

  171. Manhattan College Students in Haiti

    Engineers Help Bring Clean Water to Lasallian Community in Haiti

    Using their expertise on water filtration systems, two students and their professor visited a Lasallian school and Brothers community to advise on infrastructure.

  172. 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.

  173. 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.

  174. Manhattan College Campus

    Mentor Program Gives Students Exclusive Look at World Trade Center

    Milo Riverso ’81 and 13 alumni mentors from STV Group, Inc., took Manhattan students behind-the-scenes at the World Trade Center.

  175. William Fife

    Aviation Expert Managed Development Changes at New York and New Jersey’s Busiest Airports

    William Fife ’67 received the American Society of Civil Engineers’ 2014 Metropolitan Section Civil Engineer of the Year Award for his years of service.

  176. Students snorkeling

    The Allure of the Field Trip Endures at Manhattan College

    Manhattan's course catalog offers endless opportunities for students to engage in non-traditional learning through hands-on experiences outside of the classroom.

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    Manhattan College Cultivating Next Generation of Science, Technology, Engineering, Math Students and Educators

    A new center for educators backed by the National Science Foundation, combined with Manhattan’s tried and true programs for high school students, keep the College at the forefront of STEM education.

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    Manhattan College Receives Second National Science Foundation Grant

    College obtains funding to support and promote engineering education for middle and high school teachers.

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    Extracurricular Excursions

    Manhattan's 60+ student clubs, organizations and honor societies take Jaspers from the floor of the New York Stock Exchange to the top of the George Washington Bridge.

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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.

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    College Launches Interdisciplinary Ethics Minor

    The minor will address practical and theoretical issues to inform students about ethical challenges.

  182. Dominick Servedio

    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.

  183. Jiddu Tapia

    Electrical Engineer Expands Renewable Energy Through Wind Farm Development

    Jiddu Tapia ’03 is the CEO of Salka LLC, a renewable energy company that develops, constructs and arranges financing for wind farms and solar power plants.

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    Engineering Alum Seeks to Bring Aid, Education to All in the Philippines

    With the support of his Jasper family thousands of miles away, Enrique Sola ’09, ’11 is providing the needy of his native country with food, clean water and the greatest gift of all — an education.

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    Campus Community Steps Up to Aid Lasallian Partners in Philippines

    Manhattan College is sending donations, water filters and prayers to the Philippines following Typhoon Haiyan.

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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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    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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    Manhattan College Names 18 Recipients of James Patterson Scholarships

    College selects 18 students as the 2013-2014 recipients of scholarships established by best-selling author James Patterson ’69.

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    Manhattan College Alumnus Recognized by the National Academy of Engineering

    William A. Thornton ’60 was elected to the National Academy of Engineering, and the College will honor him on Oct. 30 with a plaque unveiling ceremony.

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    Manhattan College To Host Annual Engineering Awareness Day on Nov. 11

    The free event for high school juniors and seniors begins at 9 a.m. and includes a panel presentation, tours of laboratories, and a luncheon.

  191. 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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    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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    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.

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    Apple's Head of Litigation Paves Way for Women in Technology and Law

    Engineering alumna-turned-lawyer Noreen Krall ’87 oversees Apple's intellectual property around the globe.

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    College Funds 10 Research Grants

    Manhattan College launches Jasper Summer Research Scholars program and awards grants to 10 undergraduates conducting research with faculty members throughout the summer.

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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.

  197. 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.

  198. Christopher Bednarz

    Christopher Bednarz ’13 Honored With Gunn Medal

    Bronx resident receives highest undergraduate student honor.

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    College Celebrates the 171st Commencement Ceremonies

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

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    Seniors Celebrate Scholastic Achievement at Spring Honors Convocation

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

  201. 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.

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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.

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    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

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    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

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    Top NYPD Technology Official Delivers Lecture to Students and Alumni

    College’s Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers learn about Deputy Chief Ruben Beltran’s sophisticated crime-fighting methods

  206. 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

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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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    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.

  209. Sara Jones

    Internship Leads to Job Offer for Chemical Engineering Student

    Following her internship at L’Oréal USA Sara Jones ’13 was offered a job which she'll start after graduation.

  210. 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.

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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.