December 2010 NEWSLETTER




Giving to Manhattan

Please consider Manhattan College as you make your end-of-year charitable gifts. Your support helps provide essential student programs and services that make this Lasallian Catholic educational experience uniquely Manhattan.

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Battle of the Bronx Pregame Dinner

On Wednesday, Dec. 8, Manhattan College travels across the Mosholu to face longtime rival Fordham University for the 103rd meeting of the Jaspers and the Rams.

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Manhattan College Ski and Snow Excursion to Hunter Mountain

Join us on Jan. 8, 2011, for a day at Hunter Mountain. We depart campus early (time TBD) Saturday morning and enjoy a great day of skiing and snowboarding.

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Manhattan Honors Athletic Hall of Fame Inductees

Athletic Hall of Fame

The 32nd annual Athletic Hall of Fame Induction was held on Nov. 13. Pictured from left to right are: President Brennan O’Donnell, Brother Thomas Scanlan, Brenton Birmingham ’95, Patrick Affholter, Roger Freda ’67, James McHugh, Steve Quagliano ’78, Sophia Tasker Sterling ’97, George Keifer and Lisa Toscano ’79.

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Class of 2010 Yearbook Release Celebration

Members of the Class of 2010 are invited back to campus to receive their Manhattanite yearbook and enjoy catching up with classmates on Friday, Jan. 14, 2011, from 7:00 – 9:00 p.m. in Dante’s Den (Thomas Hall).

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Manhattan vs. Sienna Basketball Game

Join us in Albany, N.Y., on Friday, Feb. 4, 2011, for our annual gathering and experience the excitement of Jaspers basketball against the notorious Siena Saints at the Albany Times Union Center.

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Manhattan Engineers Discuss Second Ave. Subway with Alumni

Second Ave. Subway Alumni Event

Jaspers gathered at the Con Ed Auditorium on Nov. 4 to discuss the ongoing Second Avenue Subway project presented by members of the planning team. From left to right are: Chase DeRose, B.S. ’79, M.S. ’89, vice president, DMJM Harris; Balbir Sood, M.E. ’94, MTA Capital Construction, design manager; Richard Paupst, B.S. ’80, M.S. ’85, vice president and project manager, AECOM; Mike McHugh, B.S. ’80 vice president, Moretrench American Corporation.  

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New Veterans Group Forming

We welcome current or former military service members within the campus community to develop and communicate with each other about your shared experience.

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Become a Mentor at Manhattan

The Mentor Program provides opportunities for Manhattan College students to gain insight into their intended careers by being paired with professionals, generally Manhattan College alumni in those careers.

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New Alumni Library Cards Available

Due to popular demand, the Mary Alice and Tom O’Malley Library is now accessible to alumni with an alumni library card. To apply, please click here for the application and instructions. 


Alumni Resources

Click here to learn about the great resources available to alumni of Manhattan College. 


Contact Your Alumni Office

If you have moved recently, have changed jobs or positions, or have any other new information to share, please remember to contact the College's office of alumni relations:

Ellen Kiernan, director
(718) 862-7977

Ellie Calabro, alumni relations manager
(718) 862-7432

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