Alum to give reading in Frederick of critically acclaimed debut novel

McDaniel alumnus Christopher Scotton. Photo by Lee Kriel.
McDaniel alumnus Christopher Scotton ’83 will do a reading and book signing of his recently released and critically acclaimed first novel, “The Secret Wisdom of the Earth,” at 7 p.m. Jan. 29 at the Curious Iguana, 12 North Market St.,… Full Story


Coach Martin tallies 500th win

McDaniel Coach Becky Martin after reaching 500 career wins. Photo credit - Dave Munchstaff, Baltimore Sun Media Group.
Women’s basketball coach Becky Martin scores 500th career win Jan. 21 with McDaniel’s 53-38 victory over Gettysburg College. Full Story


Environmental Studies professor named to Westminster City Council

Picture of Mona Becker taking the oath of office to join the Westminster City Council.
Mona Becker took the oath of office on Dec. 15, beginning her first foray into politics. Full Story


Hill Happenings 1-20-15 to 2-10-15

Cover of McLive Spring 2015.
The Winter/Spring 2015 edition of McLive is out — and available online here. Hill Happenings offers a digest of events coming up in the next three weeks. Full Story


Sports Wrap 1-20-15

Cameron Royster
McDaniel trailed by as many as eight points in the second half before rallying to top No. 10 Franklin & Marshall 59-58 Jan. 17 in Centennial Conference (CC) men's basketball action. Full Story


Film and panel discusses sex trafficking in the U.S.

Movie poster from In Plain Sight
The documentary, “In Plain Sight,” about human sex trafficking and a panel discussion by representatives of organizations working to help victims will be 6:30–8:30 p.m. Jan. 29 in Decker Auditorium, Lewis Hall of Science. Full Story


The story behind the photo…

A photo of 2nd Lt. Ashley Meister, Sgt. Maj. Thomas Suraci and Chief Warrant Officer 3 Jack Olsh in Bagram, Afghanistan.
It was far from a typical gathering of McDaniel alumni and parents, but the photo of 2nd Lt. Ashley Meister, Sgt. Maj. Thomas Suraci and Chief Warrant Officer 3 Jack Olsh in Bagram, Afghanistan, was shared all over social media from the… Full Story


McDaniel students earn prestigious international fellowships

Bilal Ali in Quatar
Two McDaniel College juniors spent their holidays learning about new cultures after earning prestigious fellowships for study abroad. Full Story


Tune in to watch McDaniel alum on acclaimed series

McDaniel alum and actor Peter Kendall '08
TV viewers will be seeing a lot of actor Peter Mark Kendall ’08, who has recurring roles on three acclaimed series set to debut or return this month. Full Story


Theatre professor honored with Kennedy Center Gold Medallion

Elizabeth van den Berg
The Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival (KCACTF) recently bestowed its highest regional honor, the Gold Medallion, on Theatre professor Elizabeth van den Berg for her extraordinary contributions to teaching and producing theatre… Full Story


Last day to add an undergraduate class
February 3, 2015, 4:30 pm
The Vagina Monologues at WMC Alumni Hall
February 6, 2015, 7:30 pm