News Archive

  • Kevin Gotkin presents “Disability Artistry, Disability Justice”
    April 20, 2017
    On April 20th, Kevin Gotkin visited MMC as part of the Conversations on Diversity & Social Justice series.  His presentation, “Disability Artistry, Disability Justice,” focused on the intersections of the Art of Disability, Disability Artistry, and Artful Justice.
  • Madison Weisend ’20 Awarded Boren Scholarship
    April 19, 2017
    Madison Weisend, a freshman majoring in Environmental Studies and Politics & Human Rights, has won a prestigious David L. Boren Scholarship to study Hindi and sustainable development in India during the 2017-18 academic year.
  • Dr. Ann Jablon Receives 2017 Cornaro Award
    April 19, 2017
    The Sons of Italy’s New York State Grand Lodge Foundation has recognized Dr. Ann Jablon, Professor and Chair of Communication Sciences and Disorders, with the 2017 Elena Lucrezia Cornaro Award.
  • Three Senior Art Majors in the Hewitt Gallery
    April 16, 2017
    Senior art majors Rachel Keyser, Kerri Novick and Rebecca Palko exhibit in the Hewitt Gallery of Art. Keyser shows two bodies of work: Synesthesia, luster photo prints exploring the way the brain processes stimuli and Collective Disposition, a mixed media installation. Palko’s In the Flesh, a series of oil paintings and oil pastels, explores the senses as experienced through the body. Novick created Park Nights, a large-scale drawing to accompany her black and white photographs taken in Central Park.
  • In Memoriam: Eugene Lang
    April 10, 2017
    Marymount Manhattan College friend and benefactor Eugene Lang, 98, passed away on April 8, 2017 at his home in Manhattan.
  • Biology Alumna Heads to Dental School
    April 6, 2017
    Victoria McIlrath, who graduated with a B.S. in Biology in 2015, will attend the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine in the fall.
  • MMC Hosts First Global Roundtable with Rutgers University
    April 6, 2017
    The International Studies Department of Marymount Manhattan College welcomed the Rutgers Political Science Department and an impressive guest panel for a discussion on career development in the global arena.
  • Congratulations to Jennifer Acevedo
    April 2, 2017
    2017 Jeannette K. Watson Fellow
  • Alumni News: Heui Tae Yoon ’11 featured in ART SLANT
    March 31, 2017
    Studio Art painter and mixed media artist Heui Tae Yoon’s Divided Loyaltyties (2017) was chosen for inclusion in the online magazine.
  • EWL Major Writes Off-Broadway Play, “Blue”
    March 23, 2017
    English and World Literatures senior (and Playwriting double-major) Penny Pun’s short play Blue has been included in Pan Asia Rep’s NuWORKS 2017, as part of their six-performance run at The Studio Theatre on 42nd Street.
  • Career Services presents the Second Annual Career Summit
    March 23, 2017
    Career Services and CityEdge will present the Second Annual Career Summit on Wednesday, March 29 from 11:00am-3:30pm. This professional and career development conference for students will encompass keynote speakers, a networking lunch, and breakout panels with industry professionals.
  • Nominations - 2017 SDA Leadership Awards
    March 16, 2017
    It is once again time to recognize your fellow student club leaders, programs, organizations, and Advisors for all of the wonderful work they have done this year.
  • MMC Alum Works the Oscars!
    March 15, 2017
    MMC Alum Danny Romanello got to live out a lot of people’s dream this February. He worked the Oscars, arguably the most exclusive film event of the season.
  • Professor Jim Holl at Cross Contemporary Art
    March 14, 2017
    Jim Holl’s solo show “All The Living Things” is a direct, painterly response to natural phenomena. These small paintings will be published in an upcoming book and feature meditations on the intersection of science, art, symbol and archetypes.
  • Alumni News: Margaret Roleke in Chelsea Gallery show
    March 14, 2017
    Tondo, Tondo, Tondo, at the Walter Wickiser Gallery in NYC, features work by studio art alumna, Margaret Roleke ’84.
  • Remembering Professor Joseph P. Clancy
    March 1, 2017

    Dr. Clancy was a professor and esteemed faculty member of the Marymount Manhattan College community for many years.

  • Leadership Summit
    February 27, 2017

    Each year at the end of the month of February the Student Development & Activities office hosts the Leadership Summit. This program is designed to benefit all students by engaging them with relevant content and outside presenters who are highly experienced and deeply passionate about their specialty.

  • Your Voice. Your Body. Our College. Be Heard!
    February 24, 2017
    The Campus Sexual Climate Survey
  • Photographer Joseph Rodriguez Talks About Race, Ethnicity, Culture, and Photography
    February 23, 2017
    Award-winning photographer Joseph Rodriguez shared his work with students, faculty, and staff in a packed Regina Peruggi Room.
  • Substania Jones kicks of the Spring Conversations on Diversity & Social Justice Series
    February 10, 2017
    Founder and photographer for the photo-activism campaign The Adipositivity Project presented “The Adipositivity Project: Subverting the Tools of the Angst Industrial Complex” to a packed Regina Peruggi Room.
  • Academic Affairs Honors Outstanding Achievement by First-Year Students
    February 8, 2017
    The Office of Academic Affairs hosted a reception to recognize the outstanding achievement of first-year students during their first semester at MMC.
  • MMC joins 28-Day Meditation Challenge
    January 31, 2017

    Sign up now to cultivate deeper happiness and peace of mind

  • Calling All CommArts Honors Day Students!
    January 18, 2017

    Students should submit any excellent work completed in 2016 (January, Spring, Summer, or Fall semesters!) to the 2017 Honors Day Colloquium by February 14, 2017. Students may submit one piece of work only (exception: students may submit one additional piece if created as part of a team, for a maximum of two submissions). All submissions must be accompanied by a Faculty Sponsor Form.

  • Peer Leaders
    January 11, 2017

    Marymount Manhattan College Peer Leaders (PLs) are student leaders who help new students become acclimated to MMC and the larger New York City community. Peer Leaders work with new students to provide them with a clear understanding of academic life and opportunities to become involved in the College community. The PLs are role models, advisors, friends, but most of all, they are peer mentors who care about the growth and development of incoming students. 

  • “Father of Environmental Justice” Dr. Robert Bullard to Deliver 2017 Barry Commoner Lecture on the Environment
    January 9, 2017
    This distinguished professor and author of eighteen books that focus on the intersection of environmental justice, human rights, and race will deliver the 2017 Barry Commoner Lecture on the Environment on April 21, 2017 at 3:30pm in the Theresa Lang Theatre.  The title of Dr. Bullard’s presentation is “Building a Healthy, Sustainable and Environmentally Just Society for All: Why Equity Matters.”  Using extensive spatial mapping overlays, Dr. Bullard will connect the dots of health disparities, sustainability and environmental justice using a social justice and racial equity lens.
  • Realabilities, The Puppet Show Musical
    December 22, 2016
    On December 18th and 19th, Marymount Manhattan hosted Realabilities—The Puppet Show Musical, which uses Avenue Q style puppets to teach children kindness, empathy and understanding towards children with disabilities and their typical peers through a charming, humorous and beautiful 50 minute musical.
  • Dr. Eileen Doherty Named 2016 Teaching Excellence Award Recipient
    December 14, 2016
    Congratulations to CMA’s own Dr. Eileen Doherty–Marymount’s 2016 Teaching Excellence Award recipient!!
  • Mellon Foundation Awards MMC New Presidents Grant
    December 6, 2016

    The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation has awarded Marymount Manhattan College a $50,000 new presidents discretionary grant. President Kerry Walk has dedicated the funds to support faculty development in integrative and immersion pedagogies.

  • Indie Spirit Award Nomination
    November 29, 2016
    Congratulations to Professor Sara Jordenö on being nominated for the 22nd Truer Than Fiction award at the 2017 Spirit Awards!
  • Remembering Dr. Elaine Klein, MMC Dean
    November 28, 2016
    Dr. Klein was the first Jewish dean of a Catholic college, and taught Geraldine Ferraro ’56 while at Marymount Manhattan College.