For the second year in a row, the Molloy men's indoor track and field team took home the East Coast Conference Championship on Feb. 22, at Saint Anthony's High School in Melville, N.Y. First year Head Coach Daniel Naud and company earned a total of 138 points, edging out rival St. Thomas Aquinas by five points. Director of Athletics, Susan Cassidy-Lyke, spoke about how proud she was of the accomplishment, "Its unbelievable exciting, the kids worked really hard and it's a big deal winning two times in a row with two new head coaches."
Molloy students joined thousands of people on February 2, 2014 in Long Beach to dive in the frigid waters of the Atlantic Ocean during the annual Long Beach Polar Bear Plunge which raises money for the Make-A-Wish Foundation.
Molloy offers its students more opportunities to take a break from their studies and enrich themselves socially at an event or activity on campus.
Are you a new student or transfer? Although the semester already is in full swing, come by the Public Square Larini Room (Multipurpose Room, 2nd floor) on Thursday, January 23rd at 6:00 pm for dinner and free giveaways.
On February 11, 2014, Molloy College Student Government will be hosting its annual Stuff-A-Bear event at 11 am in the Public Square lobby. If you need an inexpensive, heartfelt Valentine's Day present for a loved one, this is the place to be! Students can customize, stuff, and create a "soul" for a stuffed animal of their choice. The best part is, the first animal is free! This is a perfect gift to let your family, friend, or significant other know that someone from Molloy is thinking of them! Supplies are limited so get there early so you can get your pick of animals! You can purchase additional animals for $5.
On Tuesday, February 11, 2014, the Student Personal Counseling Center is hosting guest speaker Shannon Cutts, Founder, Board Chair, and Executive Director of MentorCONNECT, to give a presentation about how individuals and society view and express beauty every day.
At this year's Convocation, Ernest Cline, author of this year's common reading book, Ready Player One, addressed the class of 2017. He presented the attendees with his life story; one filled with video games, Star Wars, and a rise to stardom. This seemingly average Ohio native is now an accomplished screen writer and author, all thanks to his enthusiasm for all things technological and science fictional.
Neither the new title of Assistant Director of Athletics for Operations nor the easy commute from Seaford to Rockville Centre had been the reasons for Matt Guercio's decision to apply for the job, but the prospect of working at Molloy College represented change in his life. After being employed for seven years as Coordinator of Athletic Operations and Special Events for Long Island University Post, Guercio knew he needed to get out of his comfort zone and take on a larger task."I had really outgrown my position at LIU Post. I was ready for a change, and it [Assistant Director of Athletics for Operations] was an opportunity that I couldn't turn down," said Guercio.
One of the most exciting and athletic events ever created for basketball is the Slam Dunk Contest. On Oct 11, at the Queally Gymnasium, Maroon Madness hosted several events. The 2013 Maroon Madness Slam Dunk contest was certainly the most exciting part of the night and lived up to ever expectation.
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.