New Non-Credit Programs Transform The Bronx’s Educational Culture

Students show off their certificates received from completing a non-credit course. EDGAR ZAVALA/COURTESY By: Brooke DellaRocco, Staff Writer Manhattan College is now offering a variety of new non-credit programs through The School of Continuing and Professional Studies. Beginning this semester, these programs are open to both students and the general public in order to expand the professional reaches and connections of Manhattan College. Non-credit programs … Continue reading New Non-Credit Programs Transform The Bronx’s Educational Culture

MC Students Take on Unexpected Dorm Migration

New Chrysostom women’s bathroom. LIZ DONG/COURTESY By, Adrianne Hutto and Angelina Perez, Production Editor & Web Editor As Manhattan College students were planning to head home for the holidays and finish their exams last semester, Horan Hall students were instructed to pack up their dorms and relocate to another residence hall.  Students were given the option of Jasper, Lee or Chrysostom Hall and were assigned … Continue reading MC Students Take on Unexpected Dorm Migration

Horan Hall Renovations Set to be Completed in Summer 2023

By, Nicole Fitzsimmons, Senior writer In the fall 2023 semester, students will begin to have a new option for on campus housing in the newly renovated Horan Hall. Renovations are currently being constructed in the residence hall, including the implementation of modern new suites, common areas and updated facilities. Craig Collins, vice president of facilities, explained the current plans for renovations.  “In Horan Hall, we … Continue reading Horan Hall Renovations Set to be Completed in Summer 2023

Math Madness Tutoring Program Enriches Local Community Schools

Students playing math Bingo in order to learn math concepts. PEARL MARINAS/COURTESY By, Angelina Persaud, News Editor The Math Madness Outreach Program has had another year of success in teaching children to love the learning process through math tutoring services from Manhattan College students.  The initial idea for the program stemmed from the donation of an MC alum, who chose to remain anonymous, of the class … Continue reading Math Madness Tutoring Program Enriches Local Community Schools

Riverdale Rises: Artizen Cafe Has Workspace and Love

Artizen Cafe on Riverdale Ave combines artisan goods and coffee with a co-working space. LAUREN RAZIANO/THE QUADRANGLE By, Lauren Raziano, Multimedia Editor  Combining a boutique co-working space with artisanal coffee and goods, Artizen Cafe offers a new curated atmosphere for the Riverdale community. Co-founders Adam Castillo and Maria Liriano shared their love for coffee and community with The Quadrangle. The Artizen name is the amalgamation of  … Continue reading Riverdale Rises: Artizen Cafe Has Workspace and Love

Moss Café Helps Grow the Community

A typical latte and tea at the local Moss Café located on Johnson Ave. MOSSCAFE/COURTESY By, Brooke DellaRocco, Staff Writer This hole-in-the-wall café stands a few blocks away from the campus of Manhattan College with inviting staff and a menu consisting of completely housemade and self-grown ingredients. Not only does Moss Cafe prioritize their menu, the local spot also strives to give back to its … Continue reading Moss Café Helps Grow the Community

New Mock Trial Team Brings Opportunities for Pre-Law Students

The whole team at the mock trial scrimmage against Iona. ALICIA CAMARGO/COURTESY  By: Kelly Kennedy, Senior Writer Last August, four students had an idea to bring a new club to Manhattan College, where students could come together and compete simulating a real-life trial through the American Mock Trial Association. Mock trial is present at many schools across the country, and is now finally a part … Continue reading New Mock Trial Team Brings Opportunities for Pre-Law Students

Joe Jacques: From the Bronx to Boston

Manhattan College Alum Joe Jacques was drafted by the Boston Red Sox in the Rule 5 draft. GOJASPERS.COM/ COURTESY By: Isaiah Rosario, Asst. Sports Editor Joe Jacques ‘18, a walk-on Manhattan College baseball alum, has been drafted by the Boston Red Sox in the Rule 5 draft.  The Rule 5 draft allows baseball teams that do not have a 40-man roster to select specific players … Continue reading Joe Jacques: From the Bronx to Boston

Manhattan Basketball Falls to Iona in Overtime

Masiello joined former-mentor Rick Pitino’s (right) coaching staff as Director of Basketball Operations. (From left to right) Ricky Johns, Steve Masiello, Taliek Brown, Rick Pitino. LAURA MCCARTHY/COURTESY By: Caroline McCarthy, Senior Writer The roar of the sixth borough was described as a hostile environment for the Iona Gaels on Friday night as the Manhattan College Jaspers battled into overtime on their home court. Draddy Gymnasium … Continue reading Manhattan Basketball Falls to Iona in Overtime