McDaniel senior Alan Lyons named top honor student in MD.

DAY 1:
Stand-out Students

Day 1: Stand-out students

McDaniel Senior named top honors student
For the third time since 2010, a McDaniel senior has won the Maryland Collegiate Honors Council's prestigious Portz Award for outstanding honors student at a four-year college in MD. More »


Senior cadet honored with Legion of Valor
McDaniel senior Jasmine McCormick is one of only seven cadets nationwide to earn the prestigious Legion of Valor Bronze Cross. More »


Probing particle physics
Physics majors Huy Phan and Gina Mayonado land prestigious summer research internships at the world’s largest and second largest particle accelerators in Switzerland and Illinois. More »

Jason Scullion, an assistant professor of environmental studies at McDaniel College, planting a black gum tree on campus.

Preserving the planet begins in McDaniel’s own backyard


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Honors Program and Honors Scholarship Deadline is Jan 2: More »


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Presidential Honor Roll Logo.

Community Service
Earns McDaniel
Presidential Kudos


Illustration of the Green Terror.

How the
Green Terror
Stole Knowledge

A Holiday Tale


Top stories of 2014.

A year of McDaniel pride on the Hill


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Top Stories of 2014

Join us each day as we reveal our picks for top stories of 2014. We’ll look back over the past 12 months peppered with national recognition, stand-out students, creative courses, A+ professors, alumni in the spotlight, grad school greats and our own champions.


Check back each day starting December 23 as we populate another homepage spot with the amazing stories that breathe life into McDaniel, culminating on January 1 with the last of the series.


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Athlete of the


Alyssa March recorded her second straight double-double of the season, netting 12 points, 11 rebounds, 2 assists, 2 blocks and a steal to help lead the Green Terror to its first 8-0 start. MORE »

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McDaniel is
once again
named a
"Best Value"


Happy Holidays

Kick off the holiday season with this video produced by our students starring McDaniel's faculty and staff.

With the help of a simulation prosthetic created by Jack Lawall (right), Molly Schonfeld puts herself in the shoes of her potential future patients.

Day 2:
Creative Courses

Day 2: Creative courses

3D Printing internship
Molly Schonfeld literally put herself in the shoes of an amputee while conducting research for her summer independent study on prosthetics. More »


Flipping the classroom
Paul Muhlhauser, assistant professor of English, flips classes every Friday in “Advanced Multimedia Authoring,” a move which students say is vital to their command of course material. More »


Biology in Performing Arts
Max Seigel tucked his violin under his chin, lifted his bow and treated his classmates to an original composition – a melodic mating of violin and piano that produced a musical offspring alike yet different from its parents. More »

A word cloud for gerontology.

5 New Specialties
in Gerontology
Certificate Program

Preparing work force to help Baby Boomers age well is goal of new six-course sequences


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