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News Archive 05/05/09

Seniors, faculty, alumni recognized at 2009 Honors Convocation

Members of the Class of 2009 were honored with academic, activity, and leadership awards at the annual Senior Investiture and Honors Convocation May 3. Senior Class President Kadijat “Yemi” Oladiran, a Business Administration major from… Full Story

 

Political Science professor wins prestigious teaching award

Professor of Political Science Herbert C. Smith received the Distinguished Teaching Award May 3 at McDaniel College’s Honors Convocation. The annual award and $5,000 prize recognizes inspired classroom work and dedication to students and… Full Story

 

Students release latest issue of Contrast Literary Magazine

From a riveting account of one community’s struggle to regain its sense of identity in the wake of unthinkable tragedy, to a whimsical yarn detailing one professor’s odd pursuit of “a great mythic ape,” this year’s installment of… Full Story

 

EPS seniors tackle environmental improvements on campus and beyond

The 15 capstone projects in Environmental Policy and Science span a wide range of topics, with more than half targeting ways to improve McDaniel’s environmental impact on the planet.The students approached reducing the College’s carbon… Full Story

 

Governor O’Malley holds cabinet meeting on campus

Governor Martin O’Malley and Maryland’s Executive Cabinet spent an afternoon in Decker College Forum where he proclaimed Westminster as Maryland’s “Capital for a Day” to an audience of 200-plus students, faculty, staff and local… Full Story

 

Student film showcases award-winning professors

What makes the mind of a great professor tick? What makes him laugh? What inspires her to push students to even higher reaches? And why McDaniel?A student-produced documentary project that profiles nearly a dozen McDaniel College… Full Story

 

Alumnus, seniors elected to Phi Beta Kappa

Alumnus Charles H. Wheatley III was inducted with 45 graduating seniors into the McDaniel College chapter of Phi Beta Kappa at a May 3 ceremony held on campus. He graduated with honors in 1954 as the first major in the newly created… Full Story

 

Alumni celebrate Reunion Weekend

More than 425 alumni and guests from 22 states returned to the Hill May 1-3 to celebrate class anniversaries, attend classes with current students, tour new campus facilities and learn firsthand about College initiatives from President Joan… Full Story

 

Hungarian Ambassador to U.S.; University president to receive honorary degrees at May 23 Commencemen

McDaniel College will award nearly 400 bachelor’s and almost 200 master’s degrees at the College’s 139th Commencement at 2 p.m. May 23 in Gill Center. Student awards include the Argonaut Award, which is presented annually to the… Full Story

 

Sports Wrap

Baseball:Two members of the McDaniel College baseball team have been named to the 2009 All-Centennial Conference (CC) team. Senior Harold Baines, Jr. (St. Michaels, Md./St. Michaels) was tabbed to the second team while senior Russell Coover… Full Story

 

Hill Happenings

All events are free and open to the public unless otherwise indicated.- Student Solo Recital at 7 p.m. May 5 in McDaniel Lounge Full Story

 

 
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
BINGO with GTP at GLAR Dining Hall PORCH
November 4, 2014, 7:00 pm
McDaniel Free Press Weekly Meeting
November 5, 2014, 8:30 pm
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