MMC Professor’s Documentary Premieres at DocNYC
October 19, 2018
Professor Dan Hunt’s
feature length documentary, Little Miss Westie
, will have it’s World Premiere at DocNYC, the country’s largest documentary film festival.
CSD Students Take on Capitol Hill
October 19, 2018
Four students (Rita Castillo, Renee Royles, Abigail Hambidge, and Kali Wright) from the Communication Sciences and Disorders (CSD) Department were accompanied by the CSD Director for Clinical Education and Clinical Services, Denise Cruz, MA, CCC-SLP, to Washington D.C. to take part in the American Speech-Language Hearing Association ASHA’s Student Hill Day on Capitol Hill.
MMC Team Receives “Top Ranks” at Yale International Policy Competition
October 15, 2018
Three brave MMC students traveled to New Haven to compete against nearly 100 other teams from across the country at Yale University’s second International Policy Competition
Faculty Member Wins Rosco Gobo Design Contest
October 12, 2018
Philip Trevino, Technical Director of Dance, has been selected as the winner of the Rosco Gobo Design Contest.
Alumni News: Artist Ellie Ga Publishes New Book and Exhibits at Storm King Arts Center
October 9, 2018
Biology Student Clubs Awarded Grant for Breast Cancer Outreach
September 27, 2018
Two Biology student clubs (the Science Society and the Pre-Med Club) were awarded a $500 grant to conduct public outreach activities this term.
Students Complete Immersive Leadership Program
September 26, 2018
MMC student leaders completed an overnight immersive leadership weekend program at YMCA Camp Mason in Hardwick, New Jersey.
MMC Alumna Olivia Armstrong ’14 Wins an Emmy!
September 18, 2018
The MMC community is delighted to congratulate Communication and Media Arts alumna Olivia Armstrong ’14 on her 2018 Emmy in Interactive Media!
Faculty’s New “Food and Popular Culture” Book Receives Stellar Reviews
September 13, 2018
Edited by EWL Professor Peter Naccarato and Senior Associate Dean for Academic Affairs Kathleen LeBesco, the duo’s latest collection by Bloomsbury has received high praise by a number of leading food and culture scholars.
Alumna Gloria Bohan ’63, H’03 Receives Prestigious Lifetime Achievement Award
September 12, 2018
President Kerry Walk and the entire MMC community are delighted to congratulate alumna, former trustee, and longtime benefactor Gloria Spinelli Bohan ’63, H’03 on receiving the American Society of Travel Advisors’ (ASTA) prestigious Lifetime Achievement Award.
Biology Sophomore Chases Turtles in Jamaica Bay
September 9, 2018
Lesly Castillo ’21 spent her summer studying terrapins in New York City’s Jamaica Bay.
Sophomore Ashley Pavia Wins Trip to International Ocean Sciences Conference
September 4, 2018
Ashley Pavia ’21, a double major in Biology
and Environmental Studies
, earned the opportunity to present her summer research at the major international conference in aquatic sciences in Puerto Rico this coming winter.
Convocation Inducts New Students into MMC Community
August 28, 2018
On Thursday, August 30, 2018, Marymount Manhattan College officially welcomed the Class of 2022 and new transfer students to the campus community at the New Student Convocation, a festive event attended by hundreds of students, faculty, staff, and trustees.
MMC Research Team Publishes Article in Food Chemistry
August 14, 2018
A 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, 2018
Long-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, 2018
Any 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, 2018
Jim 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, 2018
In 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, 2018
Communication 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, 2018
MMC 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, 2018
Biology 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, 2018
Aminata 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, 2018
Biology 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, 2018
Psychology Professor Nava Silton to Receive Alumni Achievement Award from Cornell University
March 20, 2018
Professor Ann Aguanno Hosts Science Faculty Workshop
March 19, 2018
Dr. 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, 2018
Join us on Wednesday, April 11, 2018 for MMC’s Third Annual Career Summit!
Senior Alexis Valera Embarks on Career in Physical Therapy
March 12, 2018
Alexis 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.
Two Biology Freshmen Win Summer Research Fellowships
March 4, 2018
David Gonzales and Ashley Pavia will participate in the prestigious Research Experience for Undergraduates summer program at Texas A&M University.
Alumni News: Amy Pekal Returns from Chile
February 25, 2018
’15, Business and Art History double major, Art Studio minor, was a visiting professor and artist in residence at DUOC UC
, in Santiago de Chile.
Se Levanta: MMC Organizes Fundraiser to Aid Schools in Puerto Rico and St. Thomas
February 23, 2018
In the aftermath of the devastation Hurricanes Irma and Maria caused in Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Islands, MMC students from the affected areas organized a hugely successful fundraiser to collect school supplies for schools in need.
Vin Cipolla Named Chief Philanthropy Officer
February 15, 2018
The Trustees of Marymount Manhattan College (MMC) are pleased to announce the appointment of Vin Cipolla as MMC’s Chief Philanthropy Officer.
Dr. Laurence C. Smith to Deliver 2018 Barry Commoner Lecture on the Environment
February 13, 2018
Leading UCLA climate scientist and author of The World in 2050, will deliver the Barry Commoner Lecture titled, Climate Change: The New North, on March 13, 2018
Summer 2018 at MMC: Explore the Possibilities!
February 2, 2018
Marymount Manhattan College offers a wide range of courses and programs for everyone—from pre-college students to adult learners, and current students to visitors! Check out our options below and spend your summer at MMC!
IS Student to Present Research at NYSPA and Pi Sigma Alpha Conferences
February 1, 2018
International Studies senior Amne Madi has been selected by two separate organizations to present her research this spring at their annual conferences.
‘Dear Evan Hansen’ Star and MMC Alumnus Michael Lee Brown ’16 Profiled on Billboard
January 31, 2018
The Bedford Hills College Program: A Video Overview
January 16, 2018
In 2017, MMC proudly celebrated the 20th
Anniversary of the Bedford Hills College Program
(BHCP). As the sole degree-granting institution of the BHCP since 1997, MMC has awarded more than 200 academic degrees to the incarcerated women of Bedford Hills Correctional Facility, New York State’s only women’s maximum-security prison.
Watch Alumna Annaleigh Ashford ’05 on New Year’s Eve (PBS, at 9pm)!
December 13, 2017
Science Society Hosts Weill Cornell Scholars for Epidemics Panel
December 7, 2017
On Dec. 6, 2017, the Science Society of Marymount Manhattan hosted a group of distinguished scholars from Weill Cornell for a panel on Epidemics.
Stress Down Day
November 29, 2017
FREE massage, dog therapy, Reiki, acupuncture, and healthy snacks!
Margaret Roleke exhibits in Recycle/Repurpose
November 21, 2017
The Moby-Dick Project Featured in the Hewitt Gallery of Art
November 21, 2017
Curated by Hallie Cohen and Duston Spear, The Moby-Dick Project is a collaborative art exhibition featuring work by Bedford Hills College Program (BHCP) students and other invited artists.
Alumnus Jared Grimes ’05 Choreographs Innovative 42ND STREET, at Chicago’s Drury Lane Theatre!
November 6, 2017
Michael Heller Chu Talks UN Peacekeeping in South Sudan
October 24, 2017
Michael Heller Chu, United Nations Peacekeeper, spoke with students about the intricacies of international peace and security, his work in Darfur and in South Sudan, and his journey through college to his current work across the globe.
Senior Alexis Keller Interns at the U.N.
October 23, 2017