News Archive 04/12/16

Matthew Winner and Mona Kerby
Matthew C. Winner, a graduate of the School Librarianship program at McDaniel College, is the recipient of the College’s Joseph R. Bailer Award. Full Story


Photo of McDaniel College actors Brandon Richards, Megan Smith, Alexandra Tolle and Bryan Bowen
McDaniel College Theatre presents Moliere’s classic comedy, “The School for Wives,” at 7:30 p.m. April 13-16 in WMC Alumni Hall.  Full Story


McDaniel College will host director and producer Laurie Kahn and a screening of her award-winning feature-length film, “Love Between the Covers,” at 6:30 p.m. April 26 in McDaniel Lounge. Full Story


Samantha Yates, a junior at McDaniel College from Shepherdstown, W.Va., has been named a 2016 Newman Civic Fellow, one of 218 student leaders nationwide recognized by Campus Compact.  An English major with an economics minor, Yates was… Full Story


McDaniel Environmental Studies professors Mona Becker and Jason Scullion
McDaniel College has received a $25,000 grant from the Alliance for the Chesapeake Bay to establish a forest mitigation bank at the Singleton-Matthews Farm. Full Story


Photo of McDaniel students Nolan Wolf, Andy Baranauskas, Nick Riga and Wesley Brown
Members of the new McDaniel College Model United Nations club participated for the first time at the National Model United Nations conference in New York City March 27–31. McDaniel’s delegation represented the Central Asian nation of… Full Story


Photo of students and alumna inducted into Phi Beta Kappa
Alumna Sharon Wensel Bowers ’78, M.Ed. ’84 and 36 seniors, two December 2015 graduates and four juniors were inducted into the Delta of Maryland Chapter of Phi Beta Kappa. Full Story


Shalonda Holt, Washington Post Teacher of the Year
Shalonda Holt, a 2012 graduate of McDaniel’s Curriculum and Instruction master’s degree program, has been named the Washington Post’s 2016 Teacher of the Year. Holt, a Centennial High School teacher, was also recently named the Howard County… Full Story


Photocollage capstone artwork by senior Danielle Bruck
Hill Happenings 4-12-16 to 5-6-16 Full Story


Photo of McDaniel students Max Vinson, Jenny Grillo and Andrea Richardson
Four Communication students presented their work during panel and poster presentations April 1-2 at the Eastern Communication Association convention in Baltimore. Full Story


McDaniel students in downtown Baltimore
A dozen McDaniel students recently sampled potential careers during the Center for Experience and Opportunity’s second Immersion Baltimore event. Full Story


Photo of Nicole Rutherford and Bryn Upton from McDaniel College
Nicole Rutherford, a senior from Westminster, Md., won top prize of $10,000 April 11 at the inaugural Innovation Challenge finals for “Flourished,” her business proposal for a wellness, fitness and nutrition center. Full Story


McDaniel senior Marty Windisch talks about his successful week of pitching and at bat for McDaniel baseball. Find out what is on deck for this senior after graduation and join the team this Friday, April 15, as they host Johns Hopkins at… Full Story