MMC Research Team Publishes Article in Food Chemistry
August 14, 2018A research team led by Prof. Alessandra Leri has published a study entitled “Particulate organohalogens in edible brown seaweeds” in the journal Food Chemistry. Two Biology alumnae, Marisa Dunigan ’15 and Rosie Wenrich ’17, appear as authors on the paper.
In Memoriam: Sr. Ellen Marie Keane and Sr. Máire (Brendan) McQuillan
August 7, 2018
The Marymount Manhattan College community is saddened to learn of the passing of two members of the Religious of the Sacred Heart of Mary (RSHM) who were influential in the founding and development of Marymount Manhattan College (MMC): Sr. Ellen Marie Keane and Sr. Máire (Brendan) McQuillan. Both Both Sr. Ellen Marie and Sr. Máire died peacefully at Marymount Convent in Tarrytown, NY, on August 5, 2018.
MMC Adjunct Professor Produces Broadway Play
July 25, 2018
Adjunct Professor Deanna Twain is Lead Producer of the Broadway play The Lifespan of a Fact.
MMC Professor Presents Research at ACIS Conference in Ireland
June 20, 2018Long-time Academic Writing professor Patrick McCarthy is attending and presenting his research at the annual American Conference for Irish Studies, this year at University College Cork, Ireland.
Student Spotlight: Emani De’Andre Mack ’20
June 11, 2018Any admirer of the arts knows that dance should be more than just movement.
MMC Professor and Alumna Part of Postproduction Team of Film at Cannes Film Festival
June 6, 2018
Assistant Professor of Communication and Media Arts, Erin Greenwell, and alumna Christina Remley ’17 were part of the postproduction team for Yomeddine, a film which had its world premiere at the Cannes Film festival and nominated for the Palme D’Or award.
Professor Jim Holl Exhibits at Chelsea’s Garvey | Simon Gallery
June 5, 2018Jim Holl, Associate Professor of Art at MMC, has a new exhibition titled All the Living Things, featuring his large-scale paintings and small works on paper. The exhibition will run in Chelsea at the Garvey | Simon Gallery from June 11 through July 14.
Feel to be Real: Professor Anthony Ferro Retires from Marymount Manhattan College
June 4, 2018In a small basement studio at Marymount Manhattan College, 15 students in pink tights and ballet shoes were hard at work perfecting their craft.
Marymount Manhattan College Celebrates 69th Commencement
May 21, 2018
On Friday, May 18, 2018, Marymount Manhattan College held its 69th Commencement Exercises at Lincoln Center’s iconic David Geffen Hall.
Biology Students Present at National Conference
May 3, 2018
Six MMC Biology students presented at the American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (ASBMB) undergraduate poster competition held during the 2018 ASBMB Annual Meeting in San Diego, CA on April 21-25, 2018.
Communication and Media Arts Professor Corey Liberman Receives Past President’s Award at Convention
May 2, 2018Communication and Media Arts Professor Corey Liberman, Ph.D. received the Past President’s Award at the 109th Annual Eastern Communication Association (ECA) Convention held April 25-29, 2018 in Pittsburgh, PA.
Bedford Hill College Program Honors Graduates
May 2, 2018
On Thursday, May 24, 2018, the Bedford Hills College Program (BHCP) will hold its annual commencement ceremony at the Bedford Hills Correctional Facility, a maximum security prison for women.
MMC Professor and Alumna Part of Postproduction Team of Film Premiering at Cannes Film Festival
April 23, 2018
Assistant Professor of Communication and Media Arts, Erin Greenwell, and alumna Christina Remley ’17 were part of the postproduction team for Yomeddine, a film having its world premiere at the Cannes Film festival and nominated for the Palme D’Or award.
2018 Annual Scholarship Benefit Raises Over $1 Million
April 20, 2018
The 2018 Annual Scholarship Benefit raised over $1 million in support of need-based student scholarships!
MMC Presents 3rd Annual Career Summit
April 20, 2018
On Wednesday, April 11, 2018, MMC Career Services held its 3rd Annual Career Summit.
2018 Valedictorian Announced
April 19, 2018
Jennelie Korbes, a Psychology major with a double minor in Forensic Psychology and Theatre, is MMC’s 2018 Valedictorian.
John Leguizamo and Debora L. Spar to Receive Honorary Degrees
April 12, 2018MMC is pleased to announce John Leguizamo and Debora L. Spar will be awarded Honorary Degrees at the 2018 commencement ceremony.
Alumna Named a Global Health Distinction Fellow
April 11, 2018Biology alumna Alice Trye ’15 has been named a Global Health Distinction Fellow by her M.D. program at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School.
Ogulcan Kus ’17 has one-person exhibit in Istanbul
April 7, 2018
Freshman Biology Major to Attend Biomedical Summer Program
April 6, 2018Aminata Wyatt-Ngom ’21 has been accepted to a biomedical Summer Enrichment Program at the Medical College of Wisconsin.
Associate Professor Jessica Blatt Interviewed on WDET 101.9 FM
April 4, 2018
In recognition of the 50th anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s assassination, Associate Professor of Political Science Jessica Blatt, Ph.D., was interviewed on WDET 101.9 FM’s Detroit Today with Stephen Henderson.
Coleman Spence ’18 Accepted to Doctoral Programs at Dartmouth and NYU
April 3, 2018Biology senior Coleman Spence has been accepted to Ph.D. programs at Dartmouth College and New York University.
CMA students visit Good Morning America
April 2, 2018
Karolina Jacks-Tague ’18 Accepted to Prestigious MFA program
March 23, 2018Karolina Jacks-Tague, an art major with a concentration in Graphic Design was accepted to the graduate program at the Feirstein School of Cinema in Digital Animation & VFX. Karolina recently presented her project Bloody Cries for Freedom at Honors Day.
Psychology Professor Nava Silton to Receive Alumni Achievement Award from Cornell University
March 20, 2018
Psychology Professor Nava Silton, Ph.D., will receive Cornell University’s Helen Bull Vandervort Alumni Achievement Award, the highest honor given to alumni of its College of Human Ecology.
Professor Ann Aguanno Hosts Science Faculty Workshop
March 19, 2018Dr. Ann Aguanno, Professor of Biology, hosted the first of a new series of faculty development workshops called Catalyst Conversations for Undergraduate Educators on March 3rd.
Business Professor Gunjali Trikha Receives Emerging Scholar Award at International Conference
March 16, 2018
Business Professor Gunjali Trikha received Emerging Scholar Award at the 11th International Conference on e-Learning & Innovative Pedagogies held March 2-3, 2018.
MMC’s Third Annual Career Summit
March 16, 2018Join us on Wednesday, April 11, 2018 for MMC’s Third Annual Career Summit!
Senior Alexis Valera Embarks on Career in Physical Therapy
March 12, 2018Alexis Valera ’18, a double major in Biomedical Sciences and Dance: Body, Science, and Motion, will start a Doctor of Physical Therapy program after graduation this May.
Communication Sciences and Disorders Alumnae Continue Careers at MMC
March 5, 2018
The Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders (CSD) strives for its students to be able to diagnose and treat a variety of hearing and speech disorders. Often, students go on to graduate school, careers in clinics, and for four alumnae, careers at MMC.