Arts & Entertainment

The Book Nook

March 3, 2015

Book: Flower Confidential: The Good, the Bad, and the Beautiful in the Business of Flowers Author: Amy Stewart Genre: Non-fiction They’re given on a first date, carried by a bride on her big day, and used as peace offerings around the globe; no [...]

A Visit from Ben Vereen

February 17, 2015

Dancer, actor, and Tony Award winner, Ben Vereen visited Manhattan College on Feb. 11th to participate in the celebration of Black History Month. Students, faculty and even some lucky residents of the Methodist Nursing Home flocked to the Commons to [...]

Cubism on Display at The Met

February 9, 2015

When visiting the Upper East Side’s cavernous Metropolitan Museum of Art, it is often daunting to choose where to start. Museum mainstays such as the diverse collections of Egyptian artifacts and Impressionist-era paintings are all worth the [...]

The Book Nook

February 5, 2015

Book: Clutch: Why Some People Excel Under Pressure and Others Don’t Author: Paul Sullivan Genre: Self-Improvement Paul Sullivan’s book revolves around this definition: “Clutch, simply put, is the ability to do what you can normally under [...]

Aladdin on Broadway: A Review

January 30, 2015

Disney has captivated the hearts of thousands once again. This time, bringing the classic story of “Aladdin” to life onstage at New Amsterdam Theater in New York City. This phenomenal play, directed and choreographed by Casey Nicholaw, [...]

The Book Nook

January 27, 2015

By: Madeleine Schwartz The Book Nook is a bi-weekly column that reviews many different genres of literature in hopes of inspiring at least one student to read something other than their monotonous Twitter feed or boxed Mac and Cheese cooking [...]