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It's #AlumniTuesday! ? If you haven't yet, check out the alumni art exhibit Investigations in the Hewitt Gallery of Art, now th...
It's #AlumniTuesday! 💙 If you haven't yet, check out the alumni art exhibit Investigations in the Hewitt Gallery of Art, now through December 7. Curated by Art professor and gallery director Hallie Cohen and Amy Pekal ’15, it features 14 of our talented alums. We'll be spotlighting them and their work here, starting with these three: 📸 1-2: Amy Pekal ’15 (@amypekal) and "Rhythm IV" (2020 Oil on linen) 📸 3-4: Vanessa Gonzalez-Bunster ’13 (@cessamarie) and "Moths" (Photography) 📸 5-7: Mike Ecker ’13 (@eckerdesignco) and Shipyard Pub mural design For more info, click the link in our bio. #MMCProud
What do MMC students think about the College's Intercultural Center?   It's the one place you can go and just chill out if you ...
What do MMC students think about the College’s Intercultural Center? “It’s the one place you can go and just chill out if you need a moment and have a safe space to be yourself,” said Jasmine Ramos, a senior BFA acting major and vice president of the Black and Latinx Student Association. 💙Follow the center at @mmc_ic to learn more about events and programs. 🔗Tap the link in our bio to see how other MMC students are finding community and helpful resources at the IC. #NYCColleges #NYC #UES #MMCProud 📸: @mmc_ic
? This clip is from a documentary made several years ago about MMC's Stand Up, Speak Out Arts and Social Justice Festival. It connects st...
💙 This clip is from a documentary made several years ago about MMC’s Stand Up, Speak Out Arts and Social Justice Festival. It connects students in MMC’S #prisoneducation program at the Bedford Hills Correctional Facility and students on the 71st Street campus for a series of deeply moving creative projects. See the links in our bio to RSVP for this year’s festival on Dec. 7 and learn more about how MMC is supporting justice-involved students at state facilities. #MMCProud #NYCColleges #NYC
It's #AlumniTuesday, and we've got lots of good news to report from the MMC family.  ? 1-2: Julia Furnari '20 coauthored a...
It's #AlumniTuesday, and we've got lots of good news to report from the MMC family. 📸 1-2: Julia Furnari ’20 coauthored a paper on drug delivery targeting glioblastoma, a Grade 4 brain cancer, in The Lancet Oncology. Furnari is a research technician at @columbiamed and plans to apply to med school next year. 📸 3: Emani "King" Mack ’20 was named a producer-in-residence at @CBS8 last summer, where he produces a 5 a.m. morning show on weekdays. 📸 4: Lauryn Hayes ’21 joined the critically acclaimed contemporary dance company @thechasebrockexperience, which returns to Theatre Row in December with its newest work, Big Shot. Congrats all! You already know we're #MMCProud 💙 #NYCColleges #UES #NYC #CollegeStudent
?CARRIETHEMUSICAL: TIME TO BEREAL ?  Shout out to the cast of Carrie who did a great job last night! (And thanks Zariah Rivera and Kather...
�CARRIETHEMUSICAL: TIME TO BEREAL � Shout out to the cast of Carrie who did a great job last night! (And thanks Zariah Rivera and Katherine Bisaccia for the backstage pic!) As you can see, the audience was psyched! Griffins, send us a BeReal of your MMC club or related to your major and we may feature you next! #bereal #NYCColleges #nyccollegestudent #theatre #musicals #thearts #carrie #UES
🔬🌲#MMCProud! Congrats to Biology Professor Matt Lundquist, Ph.D., and alums Madison Weisend '20 and Hope Kenmore
🔬🌲#MMCProud! Congrats to Biology Professor Matt Lundquist, Ph.D., and alums Madison Weisend ’20 and Hope Kenmore ’20. They recently co-published a research paper in the peer-reviewed journal Urban Forestry & Urban Greening. It is the culmination of a faculty-student collaborative project examining the biodiversity of insects in tree pit habitats in Manhattan. Read more about it at mmm.edu. 📸 1. Dr. Lundquist and Weisend 📸 2. Kenmore conducting field work 📸 3. Weisend examining specimens in the lab #stemthursday #NYCCollege #nycnature #UES #urbanecology #urbanecologist @aquaticinsects @madisonweisend @hope.kenmore
Applied to MMC? Check your portal! (The link's in our bio.) We sent out our first batch of acceptance letters today so you can share the ...
Applied to MMC? Check your portal! (The link’s in our bio.) We sent out our first batch of acceptance letters today so you can share the good news with your family over the holidays. And don’t forget about our visit grant! $500 after you enroll for having visited campus. So if you haven’t yet, come see us! 🎥: @addisonmcfarlin #NYCCollege #CollegeAcceptances #MMCProud #AcceptedMMC
?ACTING MAJORS: TIME TO BEREAL?  How's this for some good #MondayVibes? It's a pic of MMC Theatre students right before curtain call at M...
�ACTING MAJORS: TIME TO BEREAL� How’s this for some good #MondayVibes? It’s a pic of MMC Theatre students right before curtain call at Mr. Burns last month. (To all of our student performers appearing in Carrie this week, break a leg! 💙) If you’ve got a good BeReal about your club or major share it with us! We may feature you next! #bereal #mmcproud #GoGriffins #NYCColleges #theatre #theatrelife
#MMCProud: As we continue to celebrate #VeteransWeekend, we honor MMC students who've served, including Xavier Keihl ’24 (first slide) an...
#MMCProud: As we continue to celebrate #VeteransWeekend, we honor MMC students who’ve served, including Xavier Keihl ’24 (first slide) and Olivia Tanski ’24. Xavier is a Business major who served in the U.S. Army. In addition to his studies at MMC, he’s a program and project management associate at @AccentureUS, where he started as an intern and hopes to continue rising within the company. Olivia is a Politics and Human Rights major with a minor in Law and Ethics. She served in the Air Force and plans to apply to law school next fall so that she can pursue a career in public interest law, civil rights, and government. #ThankYouForYourService! 💙 @xkeihl16 @olivia_tanski
On this #VeteransDay, we recognize and honor service members throughout the MMC community. ?
On this #VeteransDay, we recognize and honor service members throughout the MMC community. 💙
#MMCProud! Last night, the College held a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the new Judith Mara Carson Center for Visual Arts (aka The Judy).  ...
#MMCProud! Last night, the College held a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the new Judith Mara Carson Center for Visual Arts (aka The Judy). Joining President Kerry Walk: Judith Mara Carson ’03, H’13 (seen here holding the scissors); the facility’s award-winning architects DSK | Dewing Schmid Kearns and builders Shawmut Design and Construction; alumni, students, faculty, and staff. Take a look at the photos and be sure to check out this phenomenal space if you haven’t yet. @Shawmut_builds @studiodsk
MMC dance students, it's your time to shine!   Performances for the student choreography showcase Dancers At Work (DAW) and the new Inter...
MMC dance students, it’s your time to shine! Performances for the student choreography showcase Dancers At Work (DAW) and the new Interdisciplinary Dance Arts Showcase (IDA) run from Nov. 10-12 and 18-19. (See the link in our bio for ticket info.) Here’s a sneak peek of some of the incredible dancers in rehearsals. For more great videos follow @mmcdancedept. 🎥📸: @mmcdancedept #dance #nycdance #nycdancers #NYCColleges #nyc #ues #thearts #MMCProud

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