News Archive 02/04/16

Photo of hands working on tax returns
Students at Carroll Community College and McDaniel College are working together to prepare income tax returns for eligible members of the community through the IRS Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program. Returns are prepared free of… Full Story


photo of senior lecturers David Kreider and Paul Mazeroff
McDaniel College presents “Robert Schumann: Genius and Madness” at 7 p.m. Feb. 10 in McDaniel Lounge. The performance, which is free and open to the public, explores famed composer Robert Schumann.   Schumann is regarded as one of the… Full Story


Photo from artist Emily Biondo's exhibition
The Winter/Spring 2016 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


Photo of Old Main bell on McDaniel College campus during blizzard January 2016
Winter storm Jonas roared onto campus Friday, Jan. 22, and within 24 hours dumped more than two feet of snow on the Hill. Jan Term had ended that day. Spring semester move in was scheduled for Sunday, Jan. 24. But Jonas had other plans. Full Story


Manuel Miranda receives Reiki treatments from Erik Meyer (left) and Destany Boykin.
Most of the students — including a few Green Terror wrestlers and swimmers — in Sociology professor Deb Lemke’s “Good Vibrations: Reiki and Reflexology” course admit to being skeptical at first. But they also walked in with open minds, for… Full Story


Coloring books for adults:  Latest fad.  Meditation tool.  Stress reliever?
Three trend-savvy students in senior Psychology lecturer Paul Mazeroff’s “Coping with Stress” Jan Term class were curious about the popularity of adult coloring books and their apparent use as a stress-management technique. Full Story


I Love the Hill month kicked off Feb. 2 with more than 500 students, faculty and staff sharing the countless and varied reasons they love McDaniel. Only four days into February, more than 50 alumni and parents had already mailed their love… Full Story


Photo of Starting your own business Jan Term class
Nearly one-third of McDaniel students participated in Jan Term’s three-week mini-mester which ended on Jan. 22, just before winter storm Jonas roared across campus. Full Story


Photo of women's basketball player Lindsey Nichols
For the second time this season, Lindsey Nichols of Wilmington, Del., a senior on the McDaniel women's basketball team, has been named the Centennial Conference (CC) Co-Player of the Week for the week of Jan. 25-31. Full Story


The greening of McDaniel
At McDaniel College, we believe in the responsible use and protection of our earth through conservation and sustainable practices. Here's a look back at 2015 and our commitment to a green campus. Full Story