July Manhattan Monthly
Students Say Thank You
Manhattan College students are deeply grateful for the support of the College’s generous donors, and describe what they have been able to accomplish at Manhattan in the following video.
Money Magazine Ranks Manhattan College as Top Catholic College in The Country
In Money Magazine’s second annual list of Best Colleges, Manhattan College ranked as the top Catholic college in the country and 41st among 736 schools nationwide.
Jaspers Seek the Good Life Off the Grid in Maine
Earlier this summer, a new religious studies course (RELS 377), took students to Georgetown Island off the coast of Maine for two weeks to examine the tradition of returning to nature in the context of classical literature from Henry David Thoreau’s Walden.
Fellowship Connects Students with Survivors of the Holocaust
Students from Manhattan College and Yeshivat Chovevei Torah Rabbinical School are conducting and recording interviews with Holocaust survivors as part of a fellowship sponsored by the College’s Holocaust, Genocide and Interfaith Education Center.
Matthew McManness Appointed VP for Finance/CFO
Matthew S. McManness was recently appointed vice president for finance and chief financial officer at Manhattan College.
New Mathematics Programs To Be Introduced in Fall 2015
Supplementing the College’s established math catalog, three new programs in applied mathematics – data analytics, will be offered beginning in the fall 2015 semester.
College Receives NSF Grant to Support Summer Forum
As a result of a 2015 National Science Foundation (NSF) award and support and collaboration from the water industry, Manhattan College will host the Intensification of Resource Recovery Forum to address key challenges faced in environmental engineering fromAug. 9-11.
Masiello Announces Addition of Branden McDonald as Assistant
On July 8, Steve Masiello, head coach of the men’s basketball team, announced that Branden McDonald has joined the back-to-back Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference Champion Jaspers as an assistant coach.
Men’s Soccer Prepares for Eight Home Games in Fall 2015
The Manhattan men’s soccer team will open its 2015 season with three out of its first four matches at Gaelic Park, beginning with the season opener on Aug. 28 against Temple.
Alumna Founds Nonprofit for Deployed Military
What started as letters and cookies from Emily (Gordon) Spencer ’03 to her husband deployed to Afghanistan, resulted in the launch of Heartillery Group, a nonprofit organization that supports American troops serving overseas by sending cards, letters and care packages.
Manhattan Announces 2015 Athletic Hall of Fame Class
In June, the names of eight former student-athletes were announced as members of the 2015 Athletic Hall of Fame.
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[JR: It’s not up online yet. I’ve included the link where it will eventually be placed. If you want the email, I can forwarded it to you.]
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