June/July 2014



Keith Brower Joins College as New Dean Of The School of Arts
Seasoned professor of modern languages and former associate dean at Salisbury University began on July 1. READ MORE»



Math and Soccer Merge at Manhattan
Inspired by World Cup research, mathematics majors apply mathematical techniques to measure the teamwork on the women’s soccer team. READ MORE»



Manhattan College Launches Interdisciplinary Environmental Science Major
Beginning in fall 2014, the School of Science will offer two new degrees in environmental science, responding to the rising demand for trained professionals in environmental fields. READ MORE»

Envrionmental Science

On Campus


Go Inside the Student Commons as Interior Construction Progresses This Summer
Watch this summer 2014 update, which is the next in a series of videos that will provide updates on the progress of the Raymond W. Kelly ’63 Student Commons at Manhattan College.

Student Commons



Manhattan College Launches Campus Wide Energy Conservation Project
Manhattan College launched a $2.3 million water and energy-saving project that is expected to save an estimated $652,000 per year in utility costs and reduce electricity use by nearly 2 million kilowatt-hours (kWh) annually. READ MORE»





Br. David Trichtinger Honored for 40-Year Jubilee
Brother David Trichtinger, FSC, who is completing his third year as Manhattan College's senior academic adviser, was honored at a jubilee ceremony in Towson, Md. on July 12, commemorating his 40 years as a Brother of the Christian Schools. READ MORE»


Alvarado Begins Professional Career in Puerto Rico
Manhattan College's Michael Alvarado ’14 has begun his professional basketball career in Puerto Rico as a member of the Capitanes de Arecibo of Baloncesto Superior Nacional. Alvarado, who is of Puerto Rican descent, competed for the under-18 Puerto Rican national team during the summer of 2010. READ MORE»



Kate Bowen Nominated for NCAA Woman of the Year Award
Kate Bowen '14 was nominated for the 2014 NCAA Woman of the Year Award. The Woman of the Year award honors graduating female student-athletes who have distinguished themselves throughout their collegiate careers in the areas of academic achievement, athletics excellence, service and leadership.






First-Generation Jasper Twins Graduate Medical School Days Apart
Twin sisters Elaina ’09 and Gianna ’09 Petrone shared a lot growing up in Cranston, R.I., including career aspirations. These dreams recently became realities when they both graduated from medical school, just five years after being the first in their family to graduate from college. READ MORE»


Twin Doctors


Upcoming Summer Events
Reconnect with fellow Jaspers, family and friends this summer. Browse upcoming events on the alumni events calendar»

Photo from 2011 Reunion Weekend

Relive Reunion Weekend 2014
From June 6-8, Jaspers from the classes of ’49 to ’14 attended Reunion Weekend and shared some of their favorite memories.


Reconnect with the College by watching the reunion reel and downloading photos.



2014 Athletic Hall of Fame
Manhattan College is proud to announce its eight-member Athletic Hall of Fame Class of 2014. The 2014 Athletic Hall of Fame induction ceremony will take place on Nov. 8. READ MORE»

MC Highlights

Faculty and Student Accomplishments: June/July 2014»

In the News
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