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News Archive 01/29/13

Hill Happenings 1.29.13 to 2.21.13

Tim Jenkins from the Tim Jenkins Group performing at a concert
Read on for a list of events on the Hill in the coming weeks. Full Story

 

Sports Wrap 1.29.13

Senior Tyler Rudd playing basketball.
Senior Tyler Rudd of Glen Burnie, Md., scored nine of McDaniel's 15 points in the third overtime Jan. 26, finishing with a career-high 34 points to lift his team to a 95-87 victory over Washington (Md.) in Centennial Conference (CC) men's… Full Story

 

Multimedia sculpture exhibition features lush fabrics, steel rods

A multimedia sculpture that is part of an art exhibition in Rice Gallery by Stewart Watson.
Stewart Watson, founder and currently exhibitions director at Area 405 in Baltimore, displays multimedia sculptures in “possessions” Jan. 29-Feb. 22 in Rice Gallery, Peterson Hall, at McDaniel College. The opening reception is 7-9 p.m.… Full Story

 

‘Vagina Monologues’ performances mark V-Day

Two students singing on stage at a performance of the Vagina Monologues. Photo by Andrew Carpenter.
McDaniel College students perform Eve Ensler’s infamous play, “The Vagina Monologues,” at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 8-9 on stage in WMC Alumni Hall. Full Story

 

10th annual Foreign Film Festival screened Fridays in February

The cover art for the movie A Separation, Iran.
Film Lovers in Carroll County (FLICC) announce the selections for the 10th annual Foreign Film Festival, sponsored by McDaniel College, at the Carroll Arts Center on Fridays in February. Full Story

 

Alumni to discuss work as political activists

Brian Griffiths, chairman of Maryland Young Republicans.
McDaniel College alumni return to their alma mater to discuss their lives and careers as political activists in Maryland at 7 p.m. Feb. 6 on campus in Hill Hall, room 108. Full Story

 

Robert Detrich named head men’s and women’s tennis coach

Robert Detrich.
Robert Detrich, director of training for ranked juniors and college players since 2008 at SportFit in Bowie, Md., has been named McDaniel College's head men's and women's tennis coach. Full Story

 

English students review top recently published books

Students in English professor Mary Bendel-Simso’s American Literature course were tasked with reading and reviewing award-winning popular novels in order to analyze “what real Americans are reading.” Full Story

 

News anchor Thom Roberts ’94 headlines spring semester calendar

MSNBC news anchor Thomas Roberts '94.
Spring 2013 semester at McDaniel promises to deliver an engaging selection of concerts, art exhibitions, films, lectures, two theatre productions and a SmartTALK conversation with MSNBC news anchor Thomas Roberts ’94. Full Story

 

Dayhoff’s 40 years of service tops list at seniority recognition

Sonny Dayhoff.
Since Feb. 1, 1972, when Sonny Dayhoff first arrived at his station on the Hill, nearly all the faces that are McDaniel – or were Western Maryland – have changed. Campus is no bigger – but now there are at least 10 more buildings, six more… Full Story

 

Senior volunteers in her hometown devastated by Hurricane Sandy

Senior Perrie White, middle, volunteers during Jan Term with others whose homes were also damaged during Superstorm Sandy.
Although it has been three months since Hurricane Sandy wreaked havoc on the New Jersey Shore, residents there continue to recover. Perrie White, a senior Sociology major, from Mantoloking, N.J., whose town was devastated during Sandy,… Full Story

 

Volunteer tax assistance program benefits community and students

Sophomore Javid Daniel gets a lesson in income tax preparation from Professor Susan Milstein and veteran VITA student volunteers Katherine Chen and Sophie Diven.
For Accounting professor Susan Milstein and her dedicated band of 35 Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) students, tax season is in full swing. In this, the 22nd year of the program Milstein conceived and created, the 21 newcomers and… Full Story

 

 
Homecoming
October 25, 2014, 12:00 am
Holloway Lecture at McDaniel Lounge
October 28, 2014, 7:30 pm
McDaniel Free Press Weekly Meeting
October 29, 2014, 8:30 pm
Graduate Open House at Hoover Library
October 30, 2014, 5:30 pm
Terror Trot & Block and Roll at Gill Center
November 1, 2014, 12:00 am
Spring Undergraduate Registration
November 3, 2014, 12:00 am
Fall Open House at WMC Alumni Hall
November 9, 2014, 11:00 am
Student Solo Recital at McDaniel Lounge
November 14, 2014, 7:30 pm