What’s new? Outdoor seating, fresh look for Decker College Center and more

Students returned to campus this fall to find something new at nearly every turn. Full Story


Celebrate the 20th anniversary of McDaniel Europe

In September 1994, McDaniel College became the only American university with a European campus in Budapest, Hungary. To celebrate the 20th anniversary, we are asking alumni, current students and faculty who have spent time abroad at McDaniel… Full Story


Students march for climate action in New York City

Lizzie DeRyke, Amanda Furmann, and Alan Snyder.
Forty McDaniel undergraduates and two professors boarded a sold-out bus before sunrise Sept. 21, bound for New York City and the largest climate march in history. Full Story


Meeting on the common ground of rhythm and storytelling

Senegalese musicians Massamba Diop and Paa Seck Diery are griots – singers, drummers, poets, keepers of their people’s oral history. Known as the Rhythm Griots, they will visit McDaniel’s campus to share their culture and their stories in… Full Story


Theatre Arts Department presents ‘Buried Child’

Wesley Brown ’17 and Sarah Hull ’15 rehearse for Theatre Arts department production of “Buried Child.”
McDaniel College Theatre presents Sam Shepard’s explosive drama “Buried Child,” at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 1-4 in WMC Alumni Hall. The production’s guest director is Tad Janes, Artistic Director of Maryland Ensemble Theatre in Frederick,… Full Story


SmartTALKs feature crisis communication, financial services experts

Eric Dezenhall, Buck Hartzell
Mark your calendars for upcoming SmartTALK conversations led by President Roger N. Casey with crisis communication expert Eric Dezenhall and financial services expert Buck Hartzell ’92 on Sept. 27 and Oct. 8, respectively, in the Decker… Full Story


Sports Wrap 9-23-14

Brett Haas and Nick Over.
Freshman Nick Over of Westminster, Md., has been named the Centennial Conference (CC) men’s soccer Defensive Player of the Week and junior Brett Haas of Laurel, Md., has been named Centennial Conference football Special Teams Player of the… Full Story


Hill Happenings 9-23-14 to 10-14-14

Marty Weishaar “John Henry’s Helmet”
Read on for a list of events on the Hill in the coming weeks. Full Story


Raising awareness of sexual assault on college campuses

Stefan Specian, first year student from Windham, N.H., and Duane Echols, junior from Columbia, Md.
The bright colors – red, green, yellow, blue, purple – of the T-shirts hanging on clotheslines next to Memorial Plaza Sept. 18 gave no hint as to the sad, frightening messages each displayed. Full Story


Preserving the health of a vacation paradise

Environmental Studies major Alexa Riland snorkels to collect the remains of tiny protozoans that inhabit the sea grass meadows off the coast of Mallorca.
Environmental Studies major Alexa Riland spent her summer studying the tiny protozoans that live in the sea grass in the shallows around Mallorca, an idyllic island in the Mediterranean Sea off the coast of Spain. Full Story


January Term undergraduate registration
September 23, 2014, 12:00 am
Asian Invasion at Englar Dining Hall
September 23, 2014, 4:45 pm
Sister Outsider Poetry
September 24, 2014, 7:00 pm
McDaniel Free Press Weekly Meeting
September 24, 2014, 8:30 pm
S'MORE BBQ FUN at Englar Dining Hall
September 25, 2014, 4:45 pm
Contrast Literary Magazine First Workshop
September 25, 2014, 9:00 pm
Families Weekend
September 26, 2014, 12:00 am
"Buried Child" at WMC Alumni Hall
October 1, 2014, 7:30 pm