Category Archives: MNews

MNEWS: Alma Mater hosts the annual Dorothy Day lecture 01Nov @ 4PM

2018-Nov-01

https://www.ncronline.org/news/opinion/ncr-today/morning-briefing-176

Morning Briefing
Oct 31, 2018
by Heidi Schlumpf

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If you’re in New York, Manhattan College will host the annual Dorothy Day lecture, with Daniel Cosacchi, Joanne Kennedy and Michael Lee discussing Day, Oscar Romero and “The Making of a Saint.”

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https://manhattan.edu/academics/schools-and-departments/school-of-liberal-arts/events-lectures.php#/?i=1

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MNEWS: Manhattan College volunteers help clean up Van Cortlandt Park

2018-Oct-26

https://www.bxtimes.com/stories/2018/43/43-a-vcpvines-2018-10-26-bx.html

LOCAL VOLUNTEERS OF ALL AGES JOINED THE TWO ORGANIZATIONS IN HELPING TO SPRUCE UP THE PARK
Volunteers Spruce Up Van Cortlandt Park
By Robert Wirsing

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Nick from Manhattan College helped rid the area of harmful vines.

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Friends of Van Cortlandt Park’s Alex (l) gave Manhattan College volunteers pointers on how to properly pull vines from the ground.

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[JR: Well done.]

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MNEWS: Lady Jaspers VB raises $ for childhood cancer org

2018-Sep-30

http://www.news12.com/story/39199323/volleyball-team-raises-2500-for-childhood-cancer-awareness

Volleyball team raises $2,500 for childhood cancer awareness
Posted: Sep 29, 2018 5:47 PM EDTUpdated: Sep 29, 2018 5:47 PM EDT

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THE BRONX -The Manhattan College women’s volleyball team raised $2,500 Saturday in support of an organization who helped a teammate’s sister who battled brain cancer as a child.

Team member Gina Marie Napoli’s younger sister has been in remission for five years since battling brain cancer. Her family is giving thanks to Friends of Karen, an organization which provides emotional and financial support to children with life-threatening diseases and their families at no cost.

Friends of Karen assisted Napoli’s sister, Sophia, and family during their struggle with childhood cancer.

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[JR: Well done, Lady Jaspers.]

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MNEWS: Alma Mater hosts a competition

2018-Jun-05

http://www.elon.edu/E-Net/Article/163088

Elon wins analytics poster competition

An interdisciplinary team of Elon students presented a data analysis during the Business Analytics Competition at Manhattan College.

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MNEWS: 2nd Annual JASPY Awards

2018-May-05

http://bronx.news12.com/clip/14314171/pat-okeefe-serves-as-emcee-of-jaspys

News 12 The Bronx Sports Director Pat O’Keefe helped to recognize the accomplishments of Manhattan College student athletes by serving as the Emcee of the 2nd Annual JASPY Awards.

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[JR: I’ve never heard of the “JASPY” awards?]

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MNEWS: PayScale Ranks Alma Mater Among Top ROI

2018-May-03

https://manhattan.edu/news/archive/2018/05/payscale-ranks-manhattan-college-top-roi-institutions.php

Manhattan is the third-ranked Catholic college on the list.

Source: PayScale Ranks Manhattan College Among Top U.S. Institutions in Latest College ROI Report

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MNEWS: Alma Mater’s student bring water to a PR school

2018-Apr-20

http://www.welcome2thebronx.com/2018/04/19/watch-bronx-engineering-students-develop-water-filtration-system-school-puerto-rico/

Watch: Bronx Engineering Students Develop Water Filtration System for a School in Puerto Rico
APRIL 19, 2018 by ED GARCÍA CONDE

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Engineering students at Manhattan College in The Bronx worked together to create a water filtration system for a school in Puerto Rico dealing with the aftermath of the devastation left behind by Hurricane Maria which created the largest humanitarian crisis in US history.

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