• 12th IALU Leadership Program for Faculty & Administrators in Rome, Italy

  • 26th ACCU Colloquy on Faith and Intellectual Life in Worcester, MA

Manhattan College welcomes back to the Riverdale section of the Bronx our four participants in the IALU Program (June 3-16, 2018) and our two participants in the ACCU Program (June 15-22, 2018):


  • Dr. Katherine Aquino, Faculty and Quality Assurance Coordinator, School of Continuing and Professional Studies
  • Father Thomas Franks, Campus Ministry and Social Action, Student Life
  • Amy Handfield, Assistant Director for Access Services, Library
  • Dr. Dominika Wrozynski, English Department, School of Liberal Arts


  • Dr. Kevin Ahern, Religious Studies Department, School of Liberal Arts
  • Dr. Musa Jaffar, Accounting, CIS, Law & Business Analytics Department, O'Malley School of Business 


Among the session topics of these program are:

  • Higher Education and the Lasallian Mission
  • Culture and Community  / Lasallian Spirituality
  • The Lasallian Founding Story / IALU Research Agenda
  • The Lasallian Mission in the 21st Century
  • CIAMEL - The International Council for Lasallian Association and the Educational Mission
  • The Catholic Intellectual Tradition
  • Envisioning the Future of Lasallian Higher Education


For more information about these programs, you may wish to speak with these recent participants as well as the previous participants from Manhattan College.  For the IALU Program, a listing of previous participants can be found here and for the ACCU program here.


For 2019 ...

  • The 2019 IALU Program will be held at the Generalate of the De La Salle Christian Brothers in Rome (June 2-15, 2019)
  • The 2019 ACCU Colloquy will be held at St. John's University in Collegeville, Minn.

Faculty and administrators interested in participating in these Lasallian Catholic Core Identity professional development and personal formation programs are encouraged to speak with past participants and to contact Brother Jack Curran, Vice President for Mission, for more information (before October 15th).

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