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  • MMC Commencement 2019 May 20, 2019 
    On Friday, May 17, 2019, Marymount Manhattan College graduated nearly 400 Bachelor degree recipients at its 70th Commencement Exercises, held this year at Lincoln Center’s iconic David Geffen Hall.
  • Nolie Wagner '19 April 16, 2019 
    International Studies major and College Honors Program member Nolie Wagner has been awarded a prestigious assistantship to teach English in Uzbekistan, beating out hundreds of applicants from across the country.
  • Maria Andrews '17 March 5, 2019 
    Maria Andrews ’17, an International Studies and Dance major at MMC, received the prestigious Fulbright English Teaching Assistant (ETA) grant to teach in Malaysia from January to November 2018.
  • Students in Prof. Kazi Rahman's Diplomacy and Multiculturalism class pose for ... February 6, 2019 
    Counsellor Meriem El Hilali of the Permanent Mission of Morocco to the United Nations joined Professor Kazi Rahman’s Diplomacy: Theory and Practice class to discuss the history of US-Moroccan relations.
  • Andreas Hernandez and students during a discussion in Costa Rica January 30, 2019 
    Twelve MMC students spent their January session with Dr. Andreas Hernandez on a 14-day travel course studying eco-tourism and sustainability in the heart of Costa Rica.
  •  January 29, 2019 
    Marymount Manhattan College’s Department of History, Philosophy, and Religious Studies is now accepting submissions for the 11th Annual Philosophy and Religious Studies Undergraduate Conference, set to take place on Friday, March 22, 2019.
  • Raghib Allie-Brennan January 9, 2019 
    International Studies major Raghib Allie-Brennan ’13 assumes his position as State Representative in Connecticut’s Second District today.
  • Research Methods Course December 20, 2018 
    Students in Dr. Erin O’Connor’s RESEARCH METHODS IN THE SOCIAL SCIENCES course presented their thesis work on Friday, December 14 as part of their final project.
  • MMC students protest for accessibility in NYC subways December 10, 2018 
    As part of their IS 398: Movement for Social Change course, five MMC students organized a protest to draw attention to the lack of accessibility in the NYC Transit System.
  • Mr. Jeremy Dear October 24, 2018 
    The International Federation of Journalists’ Jeremy Dear spoke with members of the MMC community during a discussion organized by Dr. Jennifer Mueller of International Studies on Tuesday, October 23, 2018.