A way to give back during this year’s #GivingTuesday

December 1st will mark the third time that the Manhattanville community is joining the celebration of #GivingTuesday, a day dedicated to promoting and encouraging giving during the annual shopping and spending season. #GivingTuesday 2014 saw over $45 million raised by 26,000 organizations in 68 different countries. This #GivingTuesday, we are offering alumni the opportunity to dedicate…

Welcome Back to Manhattanville! Reunion 2015

Reunion 2015 Written by Nataly Cifuentes ’16 During the weekend of June 5-7, almost 500 alumni and guests were welcomed back to Manhattanville to celebrate milestone anniversaries. With a number of activities offered from Friday through Sunday, alumni of all class years were able to enjoy themselves and get a glimpse into what Manhattanville is like…

Castle Conversations features Arianna Huffington

Written by Nataly Cifuentes ’16 On March 25th, 2015, the O’Byrne Chapel became the venue of congregation for many local residents, students, alumni and faculty who attended Manhattanville College’s inaugural event of the first season of Castle Conversations. As a four-part speaker series, Castle Conversations presents the opportunity to our community to hear several of the…

Spring Break: Valiants Around the World

Written by Nataly Cifuentes ‘16 Last week, Manhattanville students finally got their well-deserved Spring Break. To some students, this became an opportunity to travel and broaden their horizons. As part of an annual tradition, the Duchesne Center for Religion and Social Justice organized a service learning trip to New Orleans, Louisiana. Simultaneously, the Art Department…

2014 Commencement and Baccalaureate Ceremonies at Manhattanville College

Concluding Senior Week, Commencement and Baccalaureate ceremonies took place last weekend on the Manhattanville campus. For newly graduated students, these special occasions not only celebrate their academic successes at the College but also mark a poignant transition in their professional and personal lives. The Graduate and Doctoral Commencement began at 7 p.m. on Thursday, May…

The Mary T. Clark Chair of Christian Philosophy Lecture 2014: Tracing the Origin of Liberal Arts Education

Written by Phuong Le The Mary T. Clark Chair of Christian Philosophy Lecture 2014 took place on Wednesday, March 26th. This year’s event featured Dr. Lisa Dolling ‘84 speaking on “Education and the Liberal Arts: an Augustinian Perspective.” Dr. Lisa Dolling ‘84 started her lecture by sharing how vividly she could still remember attending the first…