May 2014

Return to Riverdale for Reunion Weekend!

Friday, June 6 - Sunday, June 8


All alumni are invited back to Riverdale for this year's Reunion Weekend celebration. Graduates of classes ending in -4 and -9 are encouraged to come back to campus, especially graduates of 1964 and 1989 for their 50th and 25th anniversaries. REGISTER┬╗


Reunion highlights include the Golden Anniversary Dinner Cruise, Silver Anniversary Dinner, Young Alumni Reception, Wine Tasting and much more! Visit for the full schedule of events, general weekend information, and to register. We look forward to seeing you in June!

Jasper Open Recap


More than 100 golfers participated in the 26th annual Jasper Open at Sleepy Hollow Country Club on Monday, May 5. This year's outing recognized the contributions of Robert J. Byrnes '68, the College's longtime athletics director, who will retire this June. Thank you to all of the Jasper alumni and guests who participated. Read more about this year's outing at

Manhattan College Alumni Society Welcomes New President



The Manhattan College Alumni Society is pleased to welcome Meg Walsh as its newest president. A native of New York City, Meg earned several degrees from Manhattan College, including her Bachelor of Civil Engineering, Master of Business Administration, and a Master of Civil Engineering. She has had a distinguished career in the communication industry with such firms as NYNEX and Bell Atlantic, and is now vice president of product delivery for Frontier Communications in Stamford, Conn.


Read a message from outgoing Alumni Society president, Joseph Dillon '62.

Upcoming San Francisco Alumni Events

Join fellow Jaspers at one or more of the following San Francisco-area alumni events this spring.


Walnut Creek After-Work Mixer

Thursday, May 15

Join other Jaspers at Stanford's Restaurant (1300 S. Main St., Walnut Creek, CA) for a happy hour get together from 5-8 p.m.


San Jose After-Work Mixer

Thursday, May 22

Join other Jaspers at Harry's Hofbrau (390 Saratoga Ave., San Jose, CA) for a happy hour get together from 5-8 p.m.


To R.S.V.P. for the mixers, please contact Steve Burchik '67 by phone at (925) 998-9433 or by email at


San Francisco Opera: Madame Butterfly

Sunday, June 15


Join other San Francisco Jaspers for Puccini's heartbreaking tale of innocence, betrayal, and sacrifice in this beautiful production by Jun Kaneko, designer of San Francisco Opera's production of The Magic Flute (2012). Showtime is 2 p.m. and the approximate running time is 2 hours, 50 minutes, including one intermission. REGISTER┬╗


Read more about the production.

Athletic Hall of Fame Nominations

Deadline - Wednesday, May 28


Inductee nominations for the 2014 Manhattan College Athletic Hall of Fame are due by Wednesday, May 28. Each year, we seek to induct a broad representation of qualified candidates.


We recommend detailed attention when collecting and presenting biographical information to acheive the desired results in this competitve process. Learn more about submitting a nomination. For more information about the Athletic Hall of Fame, visit


Manhattan College ranks 15th in the nation for return on investment according to survey of graduates. Read more.


Manhattan College announces 2014 Commencement speakers. Read more.





Summer Alumni Events

The Alumni Relations office has an exciting schedule of events planned for summer 2014. View our upcoming events and find an alumni outing in your area. We look forward to seeing you this summer!



Save the Date: 2014 Men's Retreat

This year's retreat will be held on Friday, Sept. 12 - Sunday, Sept. 14. For more information, including the list of speakers and weekend schedule, visit the retreat website. Be sure to like the new retreat page on Facebook.



Share Your News and Updates

Please keep the Alumni Relations office informed of any updates in your personal and professional life. We are eager to receive notice of promotions, advanced degrees, births, marriages and any ideas you might have for campus news. Submit online.

Please also notify us of any changes to your home address and business contact information. Update online.



Alumni Webpage Features

Now you can update your information, volunteer with other Jasper alumni and submit a prayer request for a family member, friend or fellow Jasper. The Alumni office is pleased to offer these new features online. Visit to submit an update, prayer request or to learn about volunteering.



Jaspers on Social Media

Stay up to date with our official Manhattan College alumni presence on Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter. Please like, join and follow us today.



Jasper Screensavers

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


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