December 2012

Campus on Snow


Happy Holidays from Manhattan College           

With the holidays upon us, we'd like to wish everyone a safe, happy and healthy Christmas season. Enjoy time with friends and family and we hope to see you at an event or two as we head into 2013!

Men's Basketball at Barclays Center Dec. 22

Cheer on the men's basketball team at the BROOKLYN HOOPS Holiday Invitational and experience college basketball at the Barclays Center on Saturday, Dec. 22. We are pleased to extend a special offer for alumni and friends to purchase tickets for the tournament that includes Hofstra v. Tulane (3 p.m.), South Carolina v. Manhattan College (5:30 p.m.), and Long Island University v. Seton Hall (8 p.m.). Tickets are $45 each (regularly priced at $55) for the lower level center court and $15 each (regularly priced at $25) for the lower level end zones. To access this offer, please use special offer code: holiday. Tickets will be emailed to you within minutes after purchase. Order online

Jaspers basketball


Manhattan v. Siena Pregame Reception
Join us in Albany, N.Y., on Friday, Feb. 1 for our annual gathering as the men's basketball team faces the Siena Saints at the Albany Times Union Center. The pregame reception will be held at 5 p.m. at Wolf's 1-11, adjacent to the arena at 51 S. Pearl St. in Albany, and tip-off is at 7 p.m. The event is $40 per person, which includes the game ticket (valued at $18) and a selection of finger food, two complimentary alcoholic beverages and other refreshments. REGISTER»


Regional Alumni Gatherings

Look for alumni events in your area including the Jaspers of Georgia annual luncheon and a week's worth of events around the state of Florida from Sunday, March 10 to Saturday, March 16, and much more!

For the most up to date information, visit our online calendar of events.


Jasper Open

25th Annual Jasper Open

The College's premier golf event will be celebrating its 25th anniversary on Monday, May 6, 2013, at Sleepy Hollow Country Club in Scarborough, N.Y. For more information on how you can be a part of this special event, visit


Reunion weekend


Reunion Weekend, May 31–June 2, 2013

All Jaspers are invited to participate in the exciting lineup of events planned for the 2013 Reunion Weekend. To learn more about the schedule of events, accommodations and registration information, visit

Represent Your Class!

The Alumni office welcomes volunteers to join their class committees and take part in organizing Reunion Weekend 2013. If your graduation year ends in either -3 or -8 and you're interested in helping to plan this special weekend or to assist with raising funds for your anniversary class gift, let us know. Help us find Jaspers who may have lost contact with the College by viewing our class lists. For more information, email or call (718) 862-7454.

Year-End Gifts to Manhattan

Please consider Manhattan College as you make your end-of-year charitable gifts. Your support helps provide essential student programs and services that make this Lasallian Catholic educational experience uniquely Manhattan. Should you have any questions, please contact the Development office at (718) 862-7582 or email Make your gift now.

Featured Programs


New York Sports Club Membership

Take advantage of the corporate membership discount of $74/month for a one-year Passport Membership - any club, any time. All classes are included as well as a free fitness orientation with a personal trainer. Spouse/domestic partners and children over 14 are also eligible. The Sports Clubs Network offers over 150 locations in the four major metropolitan areas in the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic – New York, Boston, Washington, D.C. and Philadelphia. For clubs in your area, click here.

To enroll as a new member, please complete the membership agreement and contact Barbara Lichtenberger, corporate wellness consultant for Town Sports International at (917) 351-6680 x1009 or via email at Existing members may also convert to the corporate membership. Contact Barbara for details.

Alumni Travel Program

Explore the beauty of Southern Italy with other Manhattan College alumni from Oct. 25 – Nov. 2, 2013. View flyer

News Spotlight

The College will break ground on the Raymond W. Kelly '63 Student Commons on Thursday, Dec. 13. Read more

Manhattan College students volunteer with Hurricane Sandy relief efforts. Read more

On Nov. 28, author Michael Ledwidge ’92 joined alumni at the New York City Club Networking Reception. Read more







Event Suggestions

Do you have an idea for an alumni event and know of other Jaspers in your area? We would love to hear from you. Please contact the Alumni Relations office at and tell us more.






Jaspers on Social Media

Have You "Liked" Us Yet?
Don’t forget to check out the Manhattan College Alumni Facebook page. “Like” our page to reconnect with old classmates and fellow alumni, stay updated on upcoming events, browse photos from past events and keep in contact with the College. Visit to see the new page.

Professional Connections Join our official group on LinkedIn, an additional online networking resource that serves to facilitate and support professional connections among alumni as well as faculty, staff and even current students. Join Here





Share Your News and Updates

Please keep the Alumni Relations and Marketing and Communication offices informed of any updates in your career and personal life. We are eager to receive your notice of promotions, advanced degrees, births, marriages, deceased notices and any ideas you might have for campus news. Please also notify us of any changes to your home address and business contact information.

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Jasper Screensavers

Catch the Jasper spirit on your computer screen with custom winter wallpaper options.






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