News Archive 01/10/12

Medieval literature speaks to 21st-century students

Even the best of English majors – let alone Bio, Theatre and Spanish majors – don’t exactly look forward to medieval literature. But that’s about to change if the dozen freshmen, sophomores, juniors and seniors just finishing… Full Story


Professor named to newly created post in government relations

Political Science professor Herbert C. Smith has been named director of government relations at the college.A noted political analyst and expert on Maryland politics, he also co-authored the newly published “Maryland Politics and… Full Story


Our picks for top stories of 2011

It was a great year on the Hill – and the News@McDaniel staff had a really tough time narrowing down our list of dozens of top stories. But here are our picks for 2011 for those of you who missed the holiday week’s worth of tweets and… Full Story


Students tune diplomacy skills in Model Arab League

For a team of McDaniel students competing in the Regional Model Arab League, simulated competition provided a rare opportunity to learn diplomacy outside the classroom.“I had to be able to work with people who wanted different things and… Full Story


Sports wrap

Twenty-four McDaniel College student-athletes have been named to the 2011 Centennial Conference (CC) Fall Academic Honor Roll. To be nominated for the honor roll, a student-athlete must be a starter or key reserve, be of sophomore standing… Full Story


Hill Happenings

- American Folksinger Tom Chapin 8 p.m. Jan. 7 at the Carroll Arts Center: 91 W. Main Street, Westminster. Common Ground on the Hill, fee charged.- Martin Luther King Day 9:30 a.m.- 2:30 p.m. Jan. 16 in Lewis Recitation Hall. Day of… Full Story