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Study Spaces Expand on Campus

December 6, 2017 // 0 Comments

by Daniel Molina Editor Finding the right place to write that final paper or studying for that final exam might be a hard task due to the excessive demand and the low supply of spaces on campus during the last two weeks of the semester. For the [...]

Geraci Takes Over Religious Studies Dept.

November 8, 2017 // 0 Comments

by Shannon Glebba Staff Writer Manhattan College’s Religious Studies department has undergone a change in leadership as Robert Geraci, Ph.D., took over the position as department chair. The position opened up after Professor Michele Saracino, [...]

The FED Challenge: Economics Brought to Life

May 5, 2017 // 0 Comments

According to the Manhattan College website, the College Fed Challenge is a national academic competition for undergraduates hosted annually by the Federal Reserve Bank. The participating teams analyze the current state of the U.S. economy and make a [...]

Jaena Sigue Named Newman Civic Fellow

May 4, 2017 // 0 Comments

by Daniel Ynfante Senior Writer Jaene Sigue had no idea she was nominated for a 2017 Newman Civic Fellowship. She had never even heard of the program. But after receiving an email in early April from Kathleen Von Euw, coordinator of community [...]

Retention Rates Highest in MC History

May 2, 2017 // 0 Comments

by Kelly Burns & Kieran Rock Senior Writers The Manhattan College website currently lists the freshman to sophomore year retention rate at 89 percent. William Clyde, Ph.D., Provost and Executive Vice President, believes this is the highest [...]

The “Study Drug” Situation

March 9, 2017 // 0 Comments

In the midst of midterm season, it’s easy to see why the proposition is a tempting one. Spending a few dollars on a prescription pill that can help turn out an essay put off until the last minute, cram for tomorrow’s test or knock out a pile of [...]