January News Highlights

Director of Counseling Certified to Teach Nonviolent Crisis Intervention Director of Counseling Christie Prince has completed the required Instructor Certification Program for Nonviolent Crisis Intervention. As a result, Prince is certified to teach intervention techniques to the staff of Manor College. Nonviolent crisis intervention is an important asset for college campuses — with this training, Read more >

Founders’ Day 2019: Honoring the Past, Celebrating the Future

Founders’ Day at Manor College is a campus-wide tradition that brings together the Manor community to celebrate the school’s founders, the Sisters of St. Basil the Great. This year, the college celebrated Founders’ Day with an entire week of celebrations and special events honoring Manor’s culture of service and institutional history. “We are so pleased Read more >

Manor College to Receive State-Funded “It’s On Us” Grant to Combat Sexual Assault

The “It’s on Us” campaign has recently announced that Manor College is one of 38 post-secondary institutions chosen to receive a state-funded grant to combat sexual assault on and off campus. Manor will receive $16,643 in state funding in order to prevent, address, and effectively respond to campus sexual assault. The college’s financial grant covers Read more >

Manor College Board Renews President Peri’s Contract Nearly A Year Ahead of Schedule

After more than three years of ambitious transformation at Manor College, its Board renewed President Jonathan Peri, Ph.D., J.D.’s contract nearly a year early.  When Peri arrived at Manor in late 2015, the college was facing financial challenges. Within seven months Peri led the college to a balanced budget, erased deficits, created significant excess revenues, Read more >

The W.W. Smith Charitable Trust Awards $30,000 in Scholarships to Manor College Students

Manor College has been awarded $30,000 in scholarship monies for the 2018-2019 academic year by The W. W. Smith Charitable Trust, a private foundation established by William Wikoff Smith in 1977. This is the third year that Manor has received this grant; the College was one of the first associate’s degree institutions to receive this Read more >