HEOP News & Events

Upcoming Events and Workshops

Each semester HEOP students gather for academic and social events. Check out what’s coming up:


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Recent News from HEOP


  • Hager Moustafa '19 and Deborah Rosario '19 May 17, 2019 
    Graduating Seniors Hager Moustafa and Deborah Rosario joined their HEOP peers from neighboring institutions including Pratt Institute, The New School, and New York University for the Arthur O. Eve HEOP Regional Graduate Recognition dinner at B2 restaurant in Harlem.

  • The 2019 HEOP graduates with College leadership May 16, 2019 
    Academic success, leadership awards, and more! The entire Marymount Manhattan community congratulates the 17 seniors in the College’s Higher Education Opportunity Program (HEOP) who graduate this year.

  • MMC students Kayleen Cabrera, Jerandy Beato,  and Diana Camilo in Chicago, IL April 9, 2019 

    First-year students in the Higher Education Opportunity Program at MMC, Jerandy Beato, Kayleen Cabrera and Diana Camilo, traveled to Chicago Illinois for the 2019 Spring National Convention on student leadership and diversity. 

  • Inclusive Leadership Conference 2019 February 20, 2019 
    2019 marks the 50th anniversary of the Higher Education Opportunity Program  (HEOP) being part of New York State legislation, with programs now at over 50 private colleges across the state. To kick off a yearlong celebratory campaign at MMC, HEOP Director Harmony Cross and HEOP Counselor and Coordinator Keith Windsor accompanied students from MMC’s HEOP to Temple University in Philadelphia for the annual Inclusive Leadership Conference  on Saturday, February 9.

  • L-R: Vice President for Student Affairs Carol Jackson, Councilwoman Carlina Rivera, Jennifer Acev... September 27, 2018 

    On Wednesday, September 26, 2018, MMC’s Student Activities Advisory Board and Office of Student Development and Activities co-hosted an event in honor of Latinx Heritage Month, welcoming New York City Councilwoman Carlina Rivera as the keynote speaker.

  • 2018 Senior Speakers May 3, 2018 
    As commencement approaches, Senior Speakers Karla Castro, Christel Mitchell, and Tatiana Valencia took time to look back on their life at MMC.

  • 2018 Senior Speakers April 19, 2018 
    Karla Castro, Christel Mitchell, and Tatiana Valencia are MMC’s 2018 Senior Speakers.