2018: A Year in Review for Manor

2018 was a year of accomplishment and pride for Manor and our community. During this time, Manor College:

 Announced that students could now “Soar in 4,” introducing 15 all-new four year bachelor degree programs

 Added men and women’s Cross Country to its athletic offerings

 Launched the Military History Institute

 Was selected for the second cohort of the Foster Care to College Program through The Field Center

 Held a Ukrainian Dialogue on ending Russia’s War in Ukraine with featured speaker Kyle Parker, Executive Director of the Helsinki Commission

The Manor College Alumni Association was officially chartered and elected its first slate of board members

 Our baseball team played for the first time in 2018

 Received HealthLink Dental Clinic’s Community Partner Award thanks to the work of the Dental Hygiene Program

 Became a smoke-free campus!

 Had its largest-ever New Student Orientation in August

 Hosted a Ukrainian dialogue on “Hacking and the New Russia” featuring former U.S. Intelligence Officer Jack Thomas Tomarchio

 Commemorated the 85th anniversary of the Holodomor, the man-made famine in Soviet Ukraine from 1932 -1933 that killed millions of Ukrainians

 Hosted the Philadelphia premiere of the movie “Hunger for Truth: The Rhea Clyman Story,” and heard from the film’s director, Emmy-award winning Andrew Tkach

 On Giving Tuesday, Manor supported local attorney Paul Peters who ran for 12 hours straight, earning more than $5,000 for student scholarship

 Partnered with Widener University Delaware Law School, introducing “3 + 3” and Guaranteed Admissions programs for law school

 Was awarded Independence Blue Cross Foundation’s Safety Net grant, on behalf of the College Dental Center’s important community work

Those are just some of our highlights. To find out more about Manor’s 2018 accomplishments, visit https://manor.edu/news.

We can’t wait to see what 2019 has in store!