MC Senate Discusses Open Position, CLEP and Library Catalog Updates

By Anna Carroll, Contributor The Manhattan College Senate gathered for its final meeting until February on Nov. 15 to discuss a new open senate position, CLEP and library catalog update for the upcoming semester. To begin, the meeting discussed the opening of a position for a second deputy speaker. “The second deputy speaker is a member of the Senate Agenda Committee, which sets the agenda … Continue reading MC Senate Discusses Open Position, CLEP and Library Catalog Updates

MC Alum, Thomas Scarangello, Returns as a Member of the Board of Trustees

By  Adrianne Hutto, Production Editor Thomas Scarangello ‘79 has been selected as the new member of the Board of Trustees by the current members of the board.  “As a proud Jasper, I am honored to join the board of trustees of Manhattan College,” Scarangello said in an article on manhattan.edu. “I look forward to contributing to strategic planning and visioning that will incorporate emerging technologies … Continue reading MC Alum, Thomas Scarangello, Returns as a Member of the Board of Trustees

Fall 2022 Student Government Highlights: What to Expect for Next Semester

By Angelina Persaud, Asst. News Editor Manhattan College’s Student Government Association (SGA) is putting mental health at the top of their upcoming agenda, alongside initiatives focused on uniting and supporting the college’s community.  SGA’s executive board expressed much enthusiasm regarding campus life and the potential plans they have in store for students. Alixandria James, a senior public health major with a concentration in healthcare administration, … Continue reading Fall 2022 Student Government Highlights: What to Expect for Next Semester

MC Celebrates Administrator of 20 Years with Distinguished Lasallian Administrator Award: Sr. Asst. Dean of SoLA, Diana Cruz

By Mack Olmsted, Asst. Production Editor  Senior assistant dean of The School of Liberal Arts, Diana Cruz, was recognized for her 20 years of service at MC and was presented the Distinguished Lasallian Administrator Award on Wednesday.The honor came as part of the annual Staff and Administrator Convocation.  At the convocation, the future of MC was discussed and explained by President Daniel Gardner, FSC, before … Continue reading MC Celebrates Administrator of 20 Years with Distinguished Lasallian Administrator Award: Sr. Asst. Dean of SoLA, Diana Cruz

Campus “Collective Rage” Reading Gives Queer Women’s Stories the Spotlight

By Jilleen Barrett, Features/Managing Editor The MC Players, Rainbow Jaspers and the Lasallian Women and Gender Resource Center collaborated on a reading of “Collective Rage: A Play of Five Betties,” a performance which follows five Queer women, all named Betty, as they come to understand and embrace their sexualities. Maren Kain, a senior communication major, directed this play with Deirdre O’Leary, Ph.D., a professor in … Continue reading Campus “Collective Rage” Reading Gives Queer Women’s Stories the Spotlight

Thomas O’Malley Returns as the Chair of the Board of Trustees 

By Karen Flores, Asst. Features Editor Thomas O’Malley ‘63, was appointed the chairman of the Manhattan College Board of Trustees for a second time after his predecessor William Dooley ‘75, stepped down.  According to manhattan.edu, O’Malley served as chair of the board from 2005 to 2012 and is a loyal donor to the school, with the O’Malley Library and the O’Malley School of Business being … Continue reading Thomas O’Malley Returns as the Chair of the Board of Trustees 

Manhattan Caucus: The ‘Red Wave’ Did Not Come this Election Day 

By Kyla Guilfoil, Editor-in-Chief A week after Election Day, some of the country’s top political races are still too close to call. Nonetheless, it’s clear that the “red wave” experts had predicted and that Republicans hoped for did not come.  In fact, the Democrats have actually taken control of the Senate, despite remarkably tight races in critical swing states.  The three major races experts had … Continue reading Manhattan Caucus: The ‘Red Wave’ Did Not Come this Election Day 

Despite The Result, Manhattan College Men’s Soccer Dominates in Semi-final Versus Iona

By Maddie Mulkigian and Isaiah Rosario, Asst. Sports Editor & Staff Writer  The Manhattan College men’s soccer team advanced to the semi-finals after a successful win against Fairfield on Thursday.  Manhattan men’s soccer took the field against Fairfield in the quarter-finals of the 2022 MAAC Tournament on Nov. 6. The last time that these two teams met it was a defensive battle as Manhattan narrowly … Continue reading Despite The Result, Manhattan College Men’s Soccer Dominates in Semi-final Versus Iona

Man-tatted : A Look into the Ink of MC Students

By Adrianne Hutto, Production Editor A campus full of 20-something year-olds and veterans, it is no surprise that MC students would be showcasing some unique tattoo pieces. From meaningful to fun and detailed to simple, students feature art of all kinds.  Chris Norberto, a senior and veteran, has lost count of how many tattoos he has, with them on his arms, chest and thighs. While … Continue reading Man-tatted : A Look into the Ink of MC Students