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JHQ: Alumni Connection | August 2019

2019-Aug-01

Alumni Connection | August 2019 

August 10-11, 2019 | Long Island, NY

Weekend Events on The East End
aug 10 | A Day in the Hamptons Alumni Reception 

https://tinyurl.com/y2s5h3v3

On Saturday, August 10, 2019, alumni, family and friends living in or
visiting the Hamptons are invited to join the College for an afternoon
cocktail reception at the Southampton Social Club. Admission is $40 per
person and includes an open bar and a selection of hors d’oeuvres.
Advance registration is required.

Southampton Social Club
256 Elm Street
Southampton, NY

For more information, please contact the Alumni Relations office at (718) 862-7432 or alumni@manhattan.edu.

aug 11 | Montauk MeetUp »

https://tinyurl.com/y64x4wya

On Sunday, August 11, 2019, alumni, family and friends living in or visiting eastern-Long Island are invited to join the College for an afternoon at Montauk Brewing Co. Admission includes either a tasting of six beers (if available) or two pints of your choice. Food is not served on premises, but guests are welcome to bring tasty treats from nearby Montauk eateries. Advance registration is required.

Montauk Brewing Co.
62 South Erie Avenue
Montauk, NY 11954

August 15, 2019 | Garrison, NY

Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival

https://tinyurl.com/y6y7lxwm

Presents Stephen Sondheim’s Musical: Into the Woods

We are sorry, but we have reached our max capacity of ticket sales.

On Thursday, August 15, 2019, alumni, family and friends are invited to join the College on the breathtaking Boscobel grounds to experience the first-ever musical: Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine’s award-winning Into the Woods. Enjoy a summer evening while overlooking the Hudson River and West Point. Tickets are $40 and will be available at will-call for registered guests. Tickets are limited and advance registration is required.

Please Note: Due to park restrictions, we will not be hosting a sponsored picnic. We encourage guests to bring food and beverages to snack on prior to the performance. Keep an eye out for the Manhattan College beachballs and we will picnic together on the Great Lawn overlooking the Hudson!

The grounds to Boscobel open at 5:30 p.m., two hours prior to the performance. Guests are typically asked to begin clearing their areas by 7 p.m. as the performance starts promptly at 7:30 p.m.

August 23, 2019 | Charlestown, RI

Rhode Island Reception

https://tinyurl.com/yykl4a6r

On Friday, August 23, 2019, alumni, family and friends living in or visiting Rhode Island are invited to join the College for an afternoon cocktail reception at Wilcox Tavern. Admission is $40 per person and includes an open bar and a selection of hors d’oeuvres. Graduates of the Last Decade (2009-2019) admission is $25. Advance registration is required.

Wilcox Tavern
5153 Old Post Road
Charlestown, RI

August 24, 2019 | Monmouth, NJ

A Day at Monmouth Park Racetrack

https://tinyurl.com/y4tjh5hu

On Saturday, August 24, 2019, alumni, family and friends are invited to join the College and host Jim O’Brien ’60 for a day of horse racing at Monmouth Park Racetrack. Admission is $40 per person which includes access to the clubhouse, official track program, private trackside seating in the air conditioned Turf Club, a buffet luncheon, and a complimentary cocktail. Advance registration required.

Monmouth Park Racetrack
175 Oceanport Ave.
Oceanport, NJ

September 13-15, 2019 | Jamaica Estates, NY

Men’s Reality Retreat

https://tinyurl.com/y42vsbrz

We’d love for you to Click on RSVP now, letting us know that you’ll be joining your brothers for the retreat on September 13,14,15 2019.
 
 
Looking Ahead! 

Fall Alumni Events 2019 
SepT 18 | Beach Blanket bablyon Alumni Outing »
Sept 23 | Donald R. Broderick Golf Outing & Dinner »
Sept 25 | Phillies vs. Nationals Alumni Outing »
Oct 03 | School of Science Symposium
Oct 18 | Jaspers Sporting Clays Classic 2019 »
Oct 27 | Open House Alumni Legacy Brunch »
Nov 06 | Fall Business Dinner » 
NoV 09 | Manhattan College Athletic Hall of Fame »

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Looking Ahead | Alumni Events Calendar »
 
 
Highlights
 
 
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Young Alum Soars into Career with Military Jet Engines 
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#300Lasalle: Cory Blad, Ph.D. Chair and Professor of Sociology 
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English Professor is One of 24 Nationwide to Receive Ford Postdoctoral Fellowship
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Seeking Volunteers for a Work-Life Balance Study Conducted by Dr. Angela Grotto, Assistant Professor of Management
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JHQ: Manhattan Monthly: July 2019

2019-Jul-17

Manhattan Monthly: July 2019

https://tinyurl.com/y5xhscn4

Faculty Member Earns Ford Postdoctoral Fellowship

Cristina Pérez Jiménez, Ph.D., an assistant professor of English at Manhattan College, is one of 24 professors across the United States to be awarded a 2019-2020 Ford Postdoctoral Fellowship, a national fellowship administered by the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine on behalf of the Ford Foundation.

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https://tinyurl.com/y3ow8ozc

NSF Grant to Enhance Chemical Engineering Research

Aravind Suresh, Ph.D., an assistant professor of chemical engineering, has received a three-year Major Research Instrumentation Program grant from the National Science Foundation. The grant will support Suresh’s proposal to build a chemical vapor deposition instrument with novel capabilities for producing polymer thin films.

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https://tinyurl.com/y6ahaffg

Young Alum Soars into Career with Jet Engines

While attending Tappan Zee High School in nearby Rockland County, N.Y., Tyler McCloskey ’17, ’18 (M.S.) knew he wanted to pursue aerospace engineering at a strong academic institution that offered a Division I swimming program.

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https://tinyurl.com/y6oyrenq

Mehnaz Afridi to Receive Costello Excellence in Teaching Award

Mehnaz Afridi, Ph.D., director of Manhattan College’s Holocaust, Genocide and Interfaith (HGI) Education Center and associate professor of religious studies, will receive the annual Costello Excellence in Teaching Award this fall.

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https://tinyurl.com/y26zd6yb

Cain, Gordon to be Featured at Basketball Hall of Fame Exhibit

The Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference announced Manhattan College basketball legends Tim Cain ’85 and Sandy Gordon ’87 will be inducted into the 2019 MAAC Honor Roll. The honorees will be enshrined in “The MAAC Experience” exhibit at the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame on Saturday, September 14.

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https://tinyurl.com/y5y5ono7

Team Draddy Has Chance at TBT Title, $2 Million

The Basketball Tournament (TBT) – the summer basketball event broadcast live on ESPN networks with a $2 million prize to the winners – includes Team Draddy, a team of Manhattan College alumni. Team Draddy will open the tournament on Friday, July 26 at 3 p.m.

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JHQ: Alma Mater’s alumni events

2019-Jul-02

Upcoming Events

JUL 19
Jersey Shore Alumni Luncheon
Fri 11:30 AM · by Manhattan College Alumni
The Essex & Sussex
Spring Lake

JUL 22
2019 Construction Industry Golf Tournament
Mon 7:30 AM · by Manhattan College Alumni
Leewood Golf Club
Eastchester, NY

JUL 26
Saratoga Day at the Races Alumni Outing
Fri 11:30 AM · by Manhattan College Alumni
Saratoga Race Course
Saratoga Springs, NY

AUG 10
A Day in the Hamptons Alumni Reception
Sat 3 PM · by Manhattan College Alumni
Southampton Social Club
Southampton, NY

AUG 11
Montauk MeetUp
Sun 2 PM · by Manhattan College Alumni
Montauk Brewing Company
Montauk, NY

AUG 15
Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival
Thu 5:30 PM · by Manhattan College Alumni
Boscobel House and Gardens
Garrison, NY

AUG 23
Rhode Island Reception
Fri 2 PM · by Manhattan College Alumni
Wilcox Tavern
Charlestown, RI

AUG 24
A Day at the Monmouth Park Racetrack Alumni Outing
Sat 12 PM · by Manhattan College Alumni
Monmouth Park Racetrack
Oceanport

SEP 25
Phillies vs. Nationals Alumni Outing
Wed 7 PM · by Manhattan College Alumni
Nationals Park
Washington

SEP 28
Beach Blanket Babylon Alumni Outing
Sat 8 PM PDT · by Manhattan College Alumni
Club Fugazi
San Francisco, CA

OCT 27
Open House Alumni Legacy Brunch
Sun 9:30 AM · by Manhattan College Alumni
Manhattan College
Bronx, New York

NOV 9
41st Annual Athletic Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony
Sat 4 PM · by Manhattan College Alumni
Manhattan College
Bronx, New York

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JHQ: 8/10/19 Hamptons Alumni Reception

2019-Jul-02

SAT, AUG 10 AT 3 PM
A Day in the Hamptons Alumni Reception
Southampton Social Club · Southampton, NY

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JHQ: Alumni Connection | July 2019

2019-Jun-30

https://alumni.manhattan.edu/

Alumni Connection | July 2019

Events

The Essex and Sussex
July 19, 2019 | Spring Lake, NJ
Jersey Shore Alumni Luncheon

July 22, 2019 | Eastchester, NY
Construction Industry Golf Tournament

July 26, 2019 | Saratoga Springs, NY
Saratoga Day at the Races

August 10-11, 2019 | Long Island, NY
Weekend Events on The East End
aug 10 | A Day in the Hamptons Alumni Reception »
aug 11 | Montauk MeetUp »

August 15, 2019 | Garrison, NY
Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival

Awards for the Athletic Hall of Fame

Looking Ahead!
Summer and Fall Alumni Events 2019
Aug 23 | Rhode Island Alumni Reception »
Aug 24 | A Day at Monmouth Park Racetrack »
SepT 18 | Beach Blanket bablyon Alumni Outing »
Sept 25 | Phillies vs. Nationals Alumni Outing »
Oct 18 | Jaspers Sporting Clays Classic 2019 »
Oct 27 | Open House Alumni Legacy Brunch »
NoV 09 | Manhattan College Athletic Hall of Fame »

Highlights

Manhattan College Named One of Forbes Best
Value Colleges

Athletic Hall of Fame Class of 2019 Announced

O’Malley School of Business Faculty Receive Grant for Financial Literacy Initiative

Seeking Volunteers for a Work-Life Balance Study Conducted by Dr. Angela Grotto, Assistant Professor of Management

Registration Open for STEM Robotics and Aeronautics Camp

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JHQ: Construction Industry Golf Tournament 7/22

2019-Jun-27

 

Construction Industry Golf Tournament

IN HONOR OF MICHAEL M. MCHUGH ’80

Monday, July 22, 2019

Alumni, family and friends are invited to join the College for the 22nd Annual Construction Industry Golf Tournament at Leewood Golf Club (1 Leewood Dr., Eastchester, NY), in honor of Michael M. McHugh ’80.

A morning session will be offered, with check-in beginning at 7:30 a.m. and shotgun start at 8 a.m. Afternoon check-in and brunch will begin at 11 a.m., followed by shotgun start at 12:30 p.m.

Not a golfer? Join us for the evening program! Cocktail hour will begin at 5:30 p.m., followed by a dinner reception at 6:30 p.m.

Proceeds will help develop, construct, furnish and provide ongoing support for a state-of-the-art structures lab in the Patricia and Cornelius Higgins ’62 Engineering and Science Center.

For more information, contact the Alumni Relations Office.

(718) 862-7432 | alumni@manhattan.edu | manhattan.edu/alumni

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JHQ: Manhattan Monthly: June 2019

2019-Jun-18

https://manhattan.edu/news/archive/2019/05/manhattan-college-salutes-class-of-2019.php

Saluting the Class of 2019

Manhattan College celebrated its annual Commencement exercises in May, honoring 200 students from the College’s graduate programs and the School of Continuing and Professional Studies and nearly 900 undergraduate students who received their bachelor’s degrees.

https://tinyurl.com/y3areefm

Forbes Names Manhattan a Best Value College

Manhattan College has been consistently recognized as a top school in return on investment with a strong rate of job placements and postgraduate opportunities. This is the fourth consecutive year that Forbes has included Manhattan on its list of Best Value Colleges.

https://tinyurl.com/y5qjhktl

Faculty Bringing Financial Literacy to the Bronx

Amira Annabi, Ph.D., assistant professor of finance, and Aileen Lowry Farrelly ’95, assistant dean and accounting faculty at Manhattan College’s O’Malley School of Business, received a grant to create a Center for Financial Literacy on campus that benefits Manhattan students and the wider Bronx community.

https://tinyurl.com/yyhrtmqf

Six Seniors Take Postgrad Service Positions

Six Manhattan College seniors will continue the Lasallian mission of service to others after graduating in May. Three will serve as Lasallian Volunteers and others will join the Christian Appalachian Project, Jesuit Volunteer Corps and Loretto Volunteers.

https://tinyurl.com/y4tnwu3g

#300LaSalle: Lasallian Women and Gender Resource Center

Two of the five Lasallian pillars are respect for all people and inclusive community. The Lasallian Women and Gender Resource Center launched in the fall of 2018 with a commitment to offering resources, in support of those two pillars, for students having experiences related to gender and sexuality.

https://tinyurl.com/yy3bt7vn

John Cain ’19 (M.S.) Signs Pro Baseball Contract

John Cain ’19 (M.S.) became the sixth Jasper in the last four years to ink a contract with a Major League Baseball team, when he signed a free agent contract with the Los Angeles Angels at their spring training facility.

https://tinyurl.com/y6t2hfnd

Athletic Hall of Fame Class of 2019

Seven individuals have been elected to the Manhattan College Athletic Hall of Fame Class of 2019, and one team has been selected for special recognition. The 41st annual induction ceremony and dinner will take place on Saturday, November 9.

https://tinyurl.com/yy8x9ljf

Accomplishments

https://tinyurl.com/y5pntwmy

Events

https://gojaspers.com/

Athletics

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