February 2015



Engineering Professor Creates Technology To Replicate Rare Pieces Of Antique Instruments
Sina Shahbazmohamadi, Ph.D., in collaboration with the University of Connecticut, is revolutionizing the history of music with the replication of rare antique instrument parts using a 3-D printer. READ MORE»

Sina Shahbazmohamadi


Students Deliver Safe Drinking Water in Mexico City
In January, 12 students from the School of Engineering traveled to Mexico City to participate in a study abroad course and give back to the local community with the installation of a safe drinking water filter and donations of toys and clothes. READ MORE»




Business Students Offer Complimentary Tax Services to Qualified Bronx Residents
Manhattan College business students have partnered with the IRS Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program for the sixth year in a row to provide tax preparation services to local Bronx residents this tax season. READ MORE»

On Campus


Center for the Study of the Future of Education to Host Featured Speakers
In order to establish an understanding of poverty and the effect it can have on students, Manhattan College’s new Center for the Study of the Future of Education will welcome two distinguished speakers to campus this semester on March 25 and April 22. READ MORE»


Ruby Payne  Jonathan Kozol


Spring Semester of Major Author Reading Series Continues with Distinguished Authors
Four distinguished authors will speak at Manhattan College during the 2015 spring semester as part of the College’s biannual Major Author Reading Series. The series continues on March 26 with poet and nonfiction writer Gianmarc Manzione ’02. READ MORE»


Manhattan Celebrates Martin Luther King Jr.’s legacy with Day of Service
On Jan. 24, Manhattan students volunteered around the city as part of the College’s first ever Day of Service to honor Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday and legacy. READ MORE»




Olsewski Notches 200th Win as Jaspers Defeat Howard
Head coach Walter Olsewski ’68 received his 200th win with the men’s and women’s swimming teams on Jan. 31.


Walter Olsewski


Men’s and Women’s Track and Field Teams Compete at MAAC Indoor Championships
The men’s track and field team finished second at the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference (MAAC) Indoor Championships at the New Balance Armory Track & Field Center on Feb. 21. The women’s squad ended up just six points out of second, taking fourth place overall.  READ MORE»


Cosgrove Named MAAC Preseason Freshman Of The Year
D1Baseball.com recently named Tom Cosgrove ’18 of the men’s baseball team as the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference (MAAC) preseason Freshman of the Year while Manhattan was tabbed to finish fifth in the circuit by renowned college baseball columnist Eric Sorenson. READ MORE»





Join Fellow Jaspers to March in the New York City Parade
In honor of St. Patrick’s Day, join fellow Jaspers on March 17 to march in the New York City St. Patrick’s Day parade led by the Manhattan College Pipes & Drums and Gaelic Society.  The College will host a pre-parade breakfast reception at Club Quarters (40 West 45th St., New York, NY) at 10 a.m. The breakfast is $40 for alumni and friends and $20 for students (cost includes sash). REGISTER»


St. Patrick's Day parade



Women’s Wellness Event on April 11
On April 11, alumnae are invited to attend a women’s wellness event on campus with yoga, meditation, zumba and a keynote speaker. The event will be held in Kelly Commons Rooms 5B & C, and is sponsored by the Alumnae Initiative Committee. READ MORE»


Return to Riverdale for Reunion Weekend 2015
From June 5-7, the College will host Reunion Weekend 2015, and invites volunteers from anniversary classes ending in either -5 or -0, especially graduates from 1965 and 1990, to serve as representatives. READ MORE»



MC Highlights

Faculty, Students and Staff Accomplishments

February 2015»

In the News

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Jasper Bookstore

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