April 2014



Manhattan College Ranks 15th in the Nation for Return on Investment According to Survey of Graduates
The Payscale 2014 College Return on Investment (ROI) Report cites Manhattan College as No. 15 out of more than 900 institutions nationwide.



Manhattan College Announces Commencement Speakers
Dominick M. Servedio, P.E., executive chairman of STV Group, Inc., will deliver the keynote address at Manhattan College’s Spring Commencement on Saturday, May 17 at 3 p.m. He will also receive an honorary Doctor of Engineering.


Carolyn Y. Woo, Ph.D., president and CEO of Catholic Relief Services (CRS), will deliver Manhattan College’s keynote address at the College’s 172nd undergraduate Commencement on Sunday, May 18 at 1 p.m. She will also be awarded an honorary Doctor of Humane Letters at the ceremony. READ MORE»

Commencement Speakers


Manhattan College's School of Business Retains AACSB Accreditation
School of Business maintains prestigious accreditation, which is the longest serving global accrediting body for business schools.


Business Interns Test Skills, Discover Dreams
Manhattan College business majors benefit from diverse and unique internship opportunities.

Business Interns

On Campus


Mission Makers: Recast, A Campus Tradition Highlights Community’s Faithful Practice
Manhattan College celebrates Mission Month, an affirmation of events and activities that highlight ways that Jaspers bring to life the hallmarks of our Lasallian heritage.

Mission Month


Manhattan Partners with Barnes & Noble to Open New College Bookstore
The new bookstore will feature cost-saving options and expanded services, and is open to the public.


2012 Baseball Team

Bowman, Andujar Gain March Student-Athlete of the Month Honors
Emmy Andujar ’15 (men's basketball) and Elena Bowman ’16 (softball) were named the March Student-Athletes of the Month.


Kirlys, Koita Lead Jaspers at Mark Young Invitational
Rokas Kirlys '14 of the Manhattan College outdoor track and field team qualified for the IC4A Championships in both the shot put and discus, while Mohamed Koita '14 finished first in the men’s high jump at the inaugural Mark Young Invitational from Yale University’s Dewitt Cuyler Athletic Complex on April 19. READ MORE»


Jaspers Honored with All-Metropolitan Area Awards
Manhattan College seniors George Beamon and Rhamel Brown earned All-Metropolitan Area honors, the Met Basketball Writers Association announced on April 22. Beamon was a first-team selection, while Brown earned a spot on the second team. Beamon is the first Jasper to earn first-team All-Met honors since Peter Mulligan '05 in 2005.  READ MORE»


2012 Baseball Team


Photo from 2011 Reunion Weekend

College Prepares To Host Reunion Weekend
Manhattan will host its 145th reunion celebration, June 6-8.


All alumni are invited back to Riverdale for this year's Reunion Weekend celebration. Graduates of classes ending in -4 and -9 are encouraged to come back to campus, especially graduates of 1964 and 1989 for their 50th and 25th anniversaries.



26th Annual Jasper Open
Jasper alumni, family and friends are invited to participate in the 26th annual Jasper Open at Sleepy Hollow Country Club on May 5. This year's outing recognizes the contributions of Robert J. Byrnes '68, the College's athletics director for more than 25 years, who will retire this June. REGISTER»
Jasper Open

MC Highlights

Faculty and Student Accomplishments: April 2014»

In the News
Read news articles highlighting Manhattan College, our programs, and the activities and accomplishments of our community here.


Watch a Video About the L.O.V.E. Program»


Research Highlights

Manhattan College Professor Hears Call of the Wild»

Star Wars Research Reveals Philosophy Behind The Force»




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