News Archive 04/17/12

Pulitzer Prize-winning poet to give Bothe Poetry Reading

Claudia Emerson, a Pulitzer Prize-winning poet and former poet laureate of Virginia, will give the annual Bothe Poetry Reading at 7:30 p.m. April 11 in McDaniel Lounge. The event is free and open to the public.Claudia Emerson received the… Full Story


Fennell to receive lifetime achievement award

Education professor Francis “Skip” Fennell who developed the first graduate program for elementary mathematics teachers in Maryland will receive a lifetime achievement award from the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics at its… Full Story


McDaniel students, professor participate in community Earth Day activities

'Planet Carroll: Our Environmental Future?' celebrates Earth Day with a week of events beginning April 16 that partner McDaniel College and Carroll Community College with local environmental groups to raise awareness about growth and… Full Story


Sports Wrap

Senior JS Duke of Fort Washington, Pa., led the Green Terror (7-6, 3-3 CC) with a goal and three assists in Centennial Conference (CC) men's lacrosse action April 14 when McDaniel scored the final five goals of the game to defeat Ursinus… Full Story


Biology students showcase research in poster session

From lobster larvae to invasive weeds, from stem cells to gene expression, the Biology capstone projects on exhibit April 16-20 in Eaton Hall represent senior Biology majors’ diverse research interests.Meredith Meyers of Manchester, Md.,… Full Story


Former president’s portrait revealed

A portrait of McDaniel’s eighth president, Joan Develin Coley, was unveiled at the annual trustee-faculty dinner held April 13 in Decker Forum.Joining the faculty in 1973 as Director of the Graduate Reading Program, Coley went on to serve… Full Story


Hill Happenings

- Senior Capstone Exhibition One: “Layered Illiusions” April 17-27 in the Rice Gallery in Peterson Hall. The artists’ reception will be held 7-9 pm. April 17. Gallery hours: 410-857-2595.- On Stage: “Almost Maine” 7:30 p.m. April… Full Story


McDaniel students thank donors at annual luncheon

The annual Scholarship Luncheon held April 15 on campus drew over 220 guests to celebrate the special connection between scholarship winners and the generous donors who fund the College’s 325 endowed and annual scholarships, which… Full Story


Students take on community park wetland rehab for class project

Six students from professor Mona Becker’s Environmental Problem Solving class are taking service-learning to a new level by transforming a community eyesore into the bio-diverse wetland it was meant to be.So far, most of the work in… Full Story


McDaniel Theatre students present romantic comedy

McDaniel College Theatre Arts students perform in the whimsical romantic comedy “Almost, Maine” directed by Ray Ficca, artistic director of Totem Pole Playhouse, Fayettville, Pa., at 7:30 p.m. April 18-21 in WMC Alumni Hall.Tickets are… Full Story


Men’s golf star looks to conference championship, graduation

In two weeks, captain Greg Bowman and the rest of the men’s golf team will defend their conference championship title. With graduation around the corner for the senior Business Administration major, Bowman contemplates his future after… Full Story


World of Warcraft video-game designer to speak April 30

World of Warcraft master systems designer Greg Street, class of 1991, talks about how his liberal arts education at McDaniel helped him become a video game designer at 7 p.m. April 30 during SmartTALK with president Roger Casey in Decker… Full Story


New trustee elected at Board Meeting

Carroll L. Yingling, financial advisor and College alumnus has been named to the McDaniel College Board of Trustees at its annual meeting held on the Westminster campus April 13.Since graduating from the College in 1968, Westminster… Full Story


Senior Art students exhibit their work in two capstone exhibitions

“Layered Illusions,” the first of two senior capstone exhibitions by graduating Art students, opens April 17 through April 27 in Rice Gallery. The opening reception is 7-9 p.m. April 17. Full Story


November 27, 2015, 12:00 am
Classes Resume
November 30, 2015, 8:00 am
Spring Graduate registration begins
December 1, 2015, 12:00 am
Therapy Dogs at Kriel Lounge
December 2, 2015, 11:00 am
De-Stress at Rec Lounge
December 3, 2015, 5:00 pm
Undergraduate classes end
December 4, 2015, 12:00 am
College Band Concert at WMC Alumni Hall
December 4, 2015, 7:00 pm
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