- The Trustees of Marymount Manhattan College (MMC) are pleased to announce the unanimous election of Kerry Walk, Ph.D., as the 8th president of Marymount Manhattan College. Dr. Walk is currently Interim President of Otis College of Art and Design, in Los Angeles, where she was appointed Provost in 2011. She will take office on July 1, 2015.
- Professor Worcestor gave his presentation, Ten Great Cartoonists You’ve Never Heard Of, at the New York Comics & Picture-Story Symposium, a weekly forum for discussing the tradition and future of text/image work.
- “The New York Spring Spectacular is an amazing love letter to New York City,” explains Grimes, in a profile by Dance Informa Digital Dance Magazine. “It really represents what it’s like to live in the greatest city on Earth.”
Get to know Marymount Manhattan College freshman Theatre Arts major Blake Marshall in the latest edition of BroadwayWorld.com’s Collegiate Theatrics Series, which features young actors across the country who are pursuing their dreams on stage.
- Junior Lindsay Green has been selected to be one of ten recipients of a 2015 Independent Sector Student Community Service Award.
- Working with Prof. Ann Aguanno, senior Biology majors Victoria McIlrath and Alice Trye have published a paper in the Journal of Visualized Experiments (JoVE), a peer-reviewed scientific video journal.
Tori Ernst takes readers behind the stage door for an inside scoop on her current role in The ChristmApocalypse, the roles she’s dying to play, and her plans for the future.
- Teen Vogue says, “If you want an arts education in the capital of culture and creativity, apply to Marymount Manhattan College. The school boasts rigorous and impressive dance and theatre programs while encouraging its students to make NYC their playground.”
- After publishing three poems in the Mississippi Review last Spring, Professor Jerry Williams’ work has been nominated for a Pushcart Prize, the most honored literary project in the United States.
Congratulations to Kevin Connell (Professor of Theatre Arts) for winning Best Direction of a Play for his 2014 Weathervane Playhouse production of To Kill a Mockingbird!