News Archive 10/11/16

McDaniel College and nine other Baltimore-area colleges and universities together have won a $750,000 grant from the U.S. Department of Justice to generate new strategies to prevent, respond to, investigate, and hold offenders accountable… Full Story


High school seniors, their families and others applying to college now have the option of filing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) on Oct. 1 — three months ahead of the traditional Jan. 1 date. Also new this year, families… Full Story


Curriculum and Instruction graduate program coordinator Rebecca Gibson, right, with master's candidate Laura Wyatt
McDaniel’s highly regarded Curriculum and Instruction (C&I) graduate program is now available completely online to students virtually anywhere with an internet connection. Full Story


2016 Interviewing Day
Interviewing Day at McDaniel College made speed dating look like slow motion. More than 20 employers — many represented by alumni — held 168 interviews in three hours with 54 Accounting, Business Administration, Economics and Finance… Full Story


Photo of national NAACP president Cornell William Brooks
National NAACP president Cornell William Brooks speaks at McDaniel College on “Unless Black Lives Matter, All Lives Can’t Matter” on Oct. 24 at 7:15 p.m. in Baker Memorial Chapel. Full Story


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


Photo of Sarah McDonald, a junior on McDaniel College's women's soccer team and Centennial Conference Defensive Player of the Week for Oct. 3-9
For the second straight week, Sarah McDonald of Yardley, Pa., a junior on the McDaniel women's soccer team, has been named the Centennial Conference (CC) Defensive Player of the Week. Full Story


Perdue Farms COO Randy Day '77
President Roger Casey will lead a conversation with Randy Day ’77, chief operating officer of Perdue Farms, Oct. 26 at 7 p.m., when the McDaniel College SmartTALK series returns to Decker Center Forum. The event is free and open to the public. Full Story


Biology professor Molly Jacobs deploys traps to collect juvenile crabs during field research off the coast of Maine.
Although 584 miles separate the University of Maine’s Darling Marine Center and the Hill, Biology professor Molly Jacobs experienced a dual sense of homecoming while conducting sabbatical research and laying the groundwork for future… Full Story