News Archive 07/23/13

Liberating summer reading in The Hill magazine

Cover of the Hill Summer 2013 edition.
Check out the inspirational story of Myanmar's transition from military rule to democracy as chronicled in photos and commentary by Lin Sun Oo '10. Learn how Keith Swain '90, president of the world's largest work-glove brand, has gained… Full Story


Faculty development grants support summer projects

Eight McDaniel faculty received 11 development grants to conduct research, present papers and study over the summer months. Full Story


Reading Clinic marks 40th anniversary

Children in the reading clinic work with teacher in the classroom.
It’s not a typical classroom experience. Log cabin decorations deck the entrances to classrooms, called “cabins,” complete with tents, campfires and plush wildlife. Within these cabins, graduate students in McDaniel’s Reading Specialist:… Full Story


Real-world science academy earns students McDaniel scholarships

A team from the Summer Science Academy fit their sumo-bot with a javelin.
Although the $40,000 scholarships are an incentive, the reason 85 high school science students are attending McDaniel’s Summer Science Academy is simple – they love science, especially the rockets, robotics, forensics and real-world… Full Story


Junior Communication major awarded national scholarship

Erin Giles
Academic excellence and community service earned Communication major Erin Giles one of only 35 national Jo Anne J. Trow Scholarships from the Alpha Lambda Delta (ALD) National Honor Society for First Year Students. Full Story


Women’s basketball team goes global

For the sixth time since the late 1980s, coach Becky Martin’s women’s basketball team has immersed in French culture and scenery – and played the sport they love internationally. Full Story


New digital currency captures research interests of student and professor

Economics Professor Kevin McIntyre with senior Kristine Harjes.
From day one, Kristine Harjes has been fascinated with Bitcoin – the digital currency that is the topic of her cutting-edge research with Economics professor Kevin McIntyre. Full Story


Parents preview college experience for third consecutive year

Parents of the class of 2017 check in for Parent Preview.
Spending the night in a dorm may not be every parent’s idea of a weekend getaway, but for the 225 parents who attended McDaniel College’s Parent Preview, it was the perfect chance to experience the life their children will begin in a few… 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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