It was a special night for the Molloy Community as the Molloy College Athletic Department hosted Maroon Madness, on Oct 11, at the Quealy Gymnasium. The night represented the start of the 2013-14 basketball seasons and in spectacular fashion, the men's and women's basketball team were introduced in front of cheering fans, faculty, family, and staff. "We're excited about Maroon Madness and I think it's the biggest event we can pull off around this time," said Director of Athletics, Susan Cassidy-Lyke.
After presenting at the Career Prep workshop on Sept. 26, 2013, Geico's college recruiter Jeannie Toscano presented a $1,000 Achievement Award scholarship to junior, Kyle Brzoza.
Have you ever been asked to describe yourself in one word. Easy enough. But what if you had to do it in one photo? That's the premise of our new #MyMolloyLife contest happening over on Instagram starting on Monday, October 7, 2013. Here's what you have to do: Follow @Molloylife on Instagram, take a picture of what you consider your life in one photo to be (the items that best define you), and post it to your Instagram feed with the hashtag #MyMolloyLife. Be creative!
On October 7, members of the Panyu Polytechnic University of China's business office, along with students from the university met at Molloy to tour the campus and get a sense of what Molloy's prestigious business program is all about.
Last night, motivational speaker and beat-the-odds success story Joe Rhea returned to Molloy College to speak to student-athletes in the Madison Theatre on the school's Rockville Centre campus.At the age of 14, Rhea was paralyzed from the neck down after sustaining a football injury in one of his high school games. Numerous doctors and medical personnel told him to accept the fact that he would have to spend the rest of his life in a wheelchair. About a week later, some feeling returned to one of his legs and the doctors said if he was prepared to endure enormous amounts of pain and work harder than he could ever imagine, then he might be able to strengthen his body to be able to walk again.Well, Joe Rhea did just that.
Just two years removed from being one win away from capturing the East Coast Conference Championship, Molloy College women's soccer team is in the mix with a 1-1 East Coast Conference record and is 1-5 overall.
The 2012 season for the Molloy men's soccer team ended in a disappointment, finishing with an overall record of 7-10, and 3-6, in the East Coast Conference. The performance by the team was better than what their record showed, six times the Lions lost by just one goal in 2012.
It is the downfall of every college student, the moment when you think about your future and think "what am I going to do with my life after I graduate?" Luckily, the Career Development Center (CDC) is here to help you answer that question.
The Senior Class hosted the second Kan Jam tournament at Molloy College on Sept. 25, 2013. Over 15 teams of two signed up to compete for prizes. Snacks, along with pizza and drinks were supplied at the event for everyone to enjoy.
<i>by Nick Crispino -</i> As students and faculty enjoyed the last days of summer in August, Director of Athletics, Susan Cassidy-Lyke had a problem. The women's tennis team did not have a head coach to call their own. The answer came in the form of a long-time friendship between Senior tennis player Nikki Gloria and Victor Caraballo. "She asked if I wanted to coach and she was really aggressive about," said Caraballo. Within the same day of submitting his application, Caraballo received a phone call to come in for an interview with Cassidy-Lyke. When asked about the meeting, Caraballo said, "we had a conversation and liked where we were going and I said okay." This isn't Caraballo's first go around coaching, he has been involved in teaching the sport for nineteen years.