The Hill Magazine


We aim to inform, educate, and entertain our readers by bringing them the stories of our alumni and faculty while illuminating topics of national and international concern. Rounding out the picture are updates on campus and sporting events, staff and faculty feats, and student and alumni achievements. Class Notes, which give each alumnus a chance to shine, complete our profile of "the Hill" experience.

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Video: A celebration of French language and culture

Picture of the Eiffel Tower.
Foreign Languages professor Martine Motard-Noar, speaking in French with English subtitles, talks about McDaniel’s recent French Day, when Carroll County high school students from Westminster and Winters Mill high schools were on campus to… Full Story


McDaniel in the News: Chameleon color change and Popular Romance fiction

Dr. Randy Morrison (left) and Dr. Pamela Regis
Two of McDaniel’s faculty experts were recently quoted in the news on widely diverse topics — Biology professor Randall Morrison commented in The Scientist on color change in chameleons and English professor Pamela Regis discussed scholarly… Full Story


Sports Wrap 3-31-15

Jamie Weisser, Caroline Brehm
The Green Terror scored Centennial Conference Players of the Week honors March 23–29 for softball and men’s and women’s lacrosse. Full Story


Hill Happenings 3-31-15 to 4-21-15

In Plain Sight
A calendar listing of McDaniel concerts, theatre productions, art exhibitions, lectures and more. Full Story


Press Release: Global Issues Colloquium on Global Economy

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 31, 2015 Full Story


Student-faculty research to study e-cigarettes

Garret Schey (left) and Professor Rick Smith
Not many undergraduates have the opportunity to conduct basic research that is directly applicable to a real-life situation, yet that’s exactly the potential impact of senior Garrett Schey’s e-cigarette studies. Full Story


Text meets art: A scholarly look at graphic novels

Maura Wesen '15 reads
Students in Hill 203 shifted seamlessly between debating which superhero would win in a fight to analyzing the schools of philosophy and psychology embodied by their favorite characters from “The Watchmen.” Full Story


Media Advisory: Women’s Basketball Coach Honored by Maryland Legislature

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 27, 2015 Full Story


Grad instructor pens another hit children’s book

Lisa Graff and book cover
“Absolutely Almost,” by adjunct lecturer Lisa Graff, belies its title. Full Story


New cohort of Global Fellows commits to global education

New cohort of Global Fellows commits to global education
Nineteen first-year students joined the third class of Global Fellows on March 24, bringing the total number of participants to 58. Meant to enrich academic study in any discipline, membership in the Global Fellows Program formally… Full Story


Spring Graduate registration begins
April 1, 2015, 12:00 am
Fall undergraduate registration
April 6, 2015, 12:00 am
"WENDELL." at WMC Alumni Hall
April 15, 2015, 7:30 pm