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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 [...]

Spring Commencement Moved to Weekdays

February 20, 2017 // 0 Comments

Breaking from recent tradition of commencement exercises being held on a weekend, Manhattan College’s graduation ceremonies for the class of 2017 will be held on Thursday, May 18 and Friday, May 19 for the graduate and undergraduate programs [...]

Behind the Building of a Freshman Class

September 29, 2016 // 0 Comments

by ALLY HUTZLER, Editor in Chief & ANTHONY CAPOTE, Editor Most students thinking back on their senior year of high school probably have a very particular memory of the admissions process. In many cases, students might remember the fear and [...]

Summer Scholars Reflect on Projects

September 1, 2016 // 0 Comments

Every summer at Manhattan College a handful of students conduct research projects of their choice, with the assistance of a professor within their department. Of the multiple programs that MC offers, The Lasallian Research Scholars allows students [...]