Jasper Jams: Songs You Might Have Missed This Summer

Popular music this summer proved to be an interesting grab-bag of sounds and styles. There was the usual quasi-tropical hit (“Rude” by MAGIC!), DJ Mustard appeared to be on almost every beat and a certain Australian rapper made sure everyone knew how to spell her name. In recent weeks, several female artists have released tracks that have a jazzy retro vibe: Taylor Swift clearly ditched … Continue reading Jasper Jams: Songs You Might Have Missed This Summer

ITS Summer Update

While students were away for summer, Information Technology Services has been working to optimize the current systems already in place. The Manhattan College community can look forward to updates for MyMCPortal and DegreeWorks and two new initiatives ITS plans to roll out. The team has done a lot of work to make the MyMCPortal a more convenient resource for mobile devices. “The college website was … Continue reading ITS Summer Update

Why Amsterdam is the Liberal Dream

Prostitutes, marijuana and sex shows, oh my! Amsterdam can sound a crazy capital city initially, but it’s actually a place that is rather ahead of its time. It is an essential part of a very liberal country, the Netherlands. Walking around the city and seeing just how free you are to live life was a liberating experience for me. The locals are friendly and there … Continue reading Why Amsterdam is the Liberal Dream