News Archive 12/06/16

Read on for a list of of events on the Hill in the coming weeks. For a complete list of fall events on the Hill, see McLive. Full Story


Visiting professor of Chemistry, Dana Ferraris, with McDaniel Chemistry majors Jake Holechek and Eli Williams talk with science students at Francis Scott Key High School.
Visiting chemistry professor Dana Ferraris and instructor Steve Robertson along with several McDaniel science majors met with high school science classes at five Carroll County high schools for question-and-answer sessions on “What high… Full Story


Religious studies professor Brad Stoddard (left, back row, with beard) posed for a photo with his Religion and American Prisons class before they visited the women's Maryland Correctional Institution at Jessup.
“Religion and American Prisons” seems an odd combination and an even stranger course title, but the 25 students in Religious Studies professor Brad Stoddard’s class applaud their studies as surprising, thought provoking and at times even… Full Story


McDaniel student second place research symposium winners  with professors Dana Ferraris and Susan Parrish.
McDaniel’s two research teams returned to campus as award winners after presenting their posters at the UMBC Undergraduate Research Symposium in the Chemical and Biological Sciences. Full Story


Photo of McDaniel sophomore Gavin Gibson
Sophomore Gavin Gibson of Newark, Del., recorded a pair of ECAC qualifiers Dec. 3 to lead McDaniel at the Diplomat Open hosted by Franklin & Marshall in season-opening men's indoor track and field. Individually, he posted a time of 2:35.84… Full Story


Photo of Samantha Yates, professor Corey Wronski-Mayersak and Megan Mitchell
When Samantha Yates and Megan Mitchell decided to rewrite Chaucer’s “The Book of Duchess” into a modern tale of love, loss and grief as their project for their Medieval Visions & Visionaries course, neither imagined their creative adaptation… Full Story


Seniors Najee Banks, Arielle Jochum and Matthew Welte talk about their senior capstones
Three seniors talk about their capstone projects – the crowning feature of McDaniel’s curriculum, an in-depth investigation of a topic in the student’s major or a field placement. Full Story