News Archive 05/26/2009 - Commencement

Cheers Class of 2009


McDaniel College celebrates 139th Commencement

Relatives and friends of the Class of 2009 cheered as McDaniel College awarded 477 master’s degrees and 448 bachelor’s degrees May 23 at its 139th Commencement.Top academic honors went to Stuart Clarke and Jennifer Piechocki, each with a… Full Story


Graduating seniors earn top awards

Three graduating seniors were awarded the College’s top academic honors at McDaniel’s May 23 Commencement ceremony. Stuart Clarke and Jennifer Piechocki, each with a 4.12 GPA, tied for the Argonaut Award, given to the senior with the… Full Story


Ten Second Lieutenants commissioned

Six McDaniel graduating seniors, along with one senior from Mount St. Mary’s University and three from Hood College, were commissioned as Army officers at 8:30 a.m. May 23 prior to commencement. The students are part of the Green Terror… Full Story


Class of 2009 by the Numbers

Curious what the top five majors were for the Class of 2009? Here is a close-up view of McDaniel's newest alumni, by the numbers.Total number of degrees (bachelor’s and master’s): 925 Full Story


Students test McDaniel professor’s Reacting to the Past game

Tempers flared as artist, dealer and critic alike defended their artistic preferences while offering passionate sales pitches to patrons milling about the room. Close your eyes to the jeans and T-shirts and let your ears take you back to… Full Story


Professor launches higher learning program for local youth of color

Sociologist and professor Roxanna Harlow is leaving the college classroom determined to teach those most unlikely to succeed in higher education. “It’s a fantasy dream for me to help children develop critical thinking skills that will… Full Story


Presidents seek cost-savings for Centennial Conference athletics

Cost-saving recommendations will be an agenda item at the annual meeting of the presidents of Centennial Conference colleges in their unified effort to identify economies in supporting the Conference’s premier scholar-athlete program.… Full Story


Sports Wrap

Men’s BasketballThe McDaniel men’s basketball team was recently honored as the recipient of the Schoenfeld Sportsmanship Award, presented by the referees who are members of the Collegiate Basketball Officials Association. The Green… Full Story


Hill Happenings

All events are free and open to the public unless otherwise indicated.- Common Ground on The Hill registrations being accepted for Traditions weeks, July 5-10 and July 12-17 Full Story