2019-2020 Marks 50 Years of Women at Iona College

Alumni Success

NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. - With the conclusion of the academic year on the horizon, Iona College looks forward to 2019-2020 and a year-long celebration commemorating 50 Years of Women at Iona College. Events are set to begin in September 2019 and run through May 2020.

This campus-wide celebration will include lectures, exhibitions and special events hosted by the LaPenta School of Business, the School of Arts & Science and various campus organizations. These special programs will highlight women and their contributions to the College and the larger society.

An official list of events will be available this summer.

Submission Request

Iona College invites everyone to participate in this commemoration by submitting photos and/or sharing a story in celebration of the 50 Years of Women. Please submit all photos to events@iona.edu.

2020 Trustees Scholarship Award Gala

Next year, our trustees' gala will be dedicated to 50 Years of Women at Iona. The Office of Advancement & External Affairs is accepting nominations for incredible women who have demonstrated outstanding career accomplishments or contributions to their community to be recognized at the event. This gala will be held on April 2, 2020 at Cipriani 42nd Street, NYC.

For more information or to nominate visit our 50 Years of Women at Iona College home.

Founded in 1940, Iona College is a master's-granting private, Catholic, coeducational institution of learning in the tradition of the Edmund Rice Christian Brothers. Iona's 45-acre campus is just 20 miles north of Midtown Manhattan. With a total enrollment of nearly 4,000 students and an alumni base of over 45,000 around the world, Iona is a diverse community of learners and scholars dedicated to academic excellence and the values of justice, peace and service. Iona is highly accredited, offering undergraduate degrees in liberal arts, science, and business administration, as well as Master of Arts, Master of Science and Master of Business Administration degrees and numerous advanced certificate programs. Iona’s LaPenta School of Business is accredited by AACSB International, a prestigious recognition awarded to just five percent of business schools worldwide. The Princeton Review recognized Iona’s on-campus MBA program as a “Best Business School for 2020.” Iona College also recently launched a new, fully online MBA program for even greater flexibility.