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News Archive 08/30/11

McDaniel welcomes and promotes faculty members | UPDATED

Four distinguished scholars join the McDaniel faculty while six are promoted to associate professor with tenure, one to full professor, and two are awarded tenure.McDaniel’s newest faculty members expand both academic and research… Full Story

 

Second Deaf Education graduate named a top teacher

McDaniel alumnus and lecturer David Martin was named Teacher of the Year by the American Sign Language Teacher’s Association (ASLTA) at its June conference in Seattle, making him the second 1996 graduate of the college’s master’s… Full Story

 

Gerontology minor earns top recognition

McDaniel’s minor in Gerontology has earned the Association for Gerontology in Higher Education’s (AGHE) seal of approval, Program of Merit, the highest award that an academic program in the field can receive. Only 11 other programs across… Full Story

 

Biology professor inventories lizards in Madagascar

Biology professor Randy Morrison spent three days getting to the Operation Wallacea camp site in Madagascar – by plane, bush taxi and truck on what he dubs a “so called road” – and then for two weeks slept in a tent, took bucket… Full Story

 

McDaniel and Chinese students find common ground on study tour

Traveling to China with History professor Qin Fang funded by an ASIANetwork Freeman Student-Faculty Fellows Program grant, five McDaniel students studied tiehua, the art of making pictures of hammered iron, while interacting with the Chinese… Full Story

 

Learning at McDaniel’s reading clinic is two-way street

The 62 second- through fifth-graders who attended Camp McDaniel this summer weren’t the only ones to benefit from the reading clinic that is also the practicum for McDaniel’s reading specialist master’s candidates. Full Story

 

Ceremony, tradition mark first-year students’ arrival on campus

Their route illuminated by 716 luminaries, members of the class of 2015 – each holding a candle – took a symbolic walk Aug. 24 through Ward Memorial Arch to be welcomed into the McDaniel community. The ceremonial welcome reflected the… Full Story

 

Hill Happenings

All events are free and open to the public unless otherwise indicated.- Editions of You: Sculpture by Anthony Cervino Aug. 30 – Sept. 23 in Rice Gallery. Opening Reception: 7-9 p.m. Aug 30. For gallery hours, call 410-857-2595 or visit Full Story

 

Sports previews & Green Terror social media

Fall sports video previews are hitting the web this week. Football is up, look for the rest of fall sports by the end of the week. Read more at McDaniel Athletics.New ways to connect with Green Terror teamsFrom mobile apps to social media… Full Story

 

French film festival returns to the Hill

McDaniel College is one of 43 American universities selected this year to participate in the Tournées Festival, a program that gives grants to academic institutions to organize a campus showing of contemporary French films.The program, a… Full Story

 

Sold Out: A Day for Book Lovers

McDaniel College will host the Friends of Carroll County Public Library to celebrate A Day for Book Lovers 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Mon., Sept. 19, at Decker Center Forum. Speakers include award-winning author Laura Lippman; Nancy Pearl,… Full Story

 

Faculty are recognized for achievements

McDaniel professors are teachers first and foremost – but their numerous scholarly pursuits, often in collaboration with students, cross all disciplines to earn them recognition in their fields. Full Story

 

Human rights activist to give the inaugural Zepp lecture

Human rights and peace activist Father Roy Bourgeois will discuss “The Struggle for Justice in Latin America,” at the inaugural Ira G. Zepp, Jr., Memorial Lecture at 7:30 p.m. Sept. 22 in McDaniel Lounge. The lecture is free and open to… Full Story

 

Writing for children online certificate program wins state endorsement

McDaniel’s year-old online graduate certificate program designed to help aspiring authors join the ranks of J.K. Rowling and Dr. Seuss just won Maryland Higher Education Commission endorsement. The completely online “Writing for Children… Full Story

 

Remembering 9-11

McDaniel College will hold two events in commemoration of the 10th anniversary of September 11.The panel discussion, “Looking, Moving Forward – The 10th Anniversary of September 11,” at 7 p.m. Sept. 8 in McDaniel Lounge will be… Full Story

 

American-literature critic to present annual Holloway lecture

Author, scholar and professor Eric Sundquist will present the annual Holloway Lecture, "We Dreamed A Dream: Ralph Ellison, Martin Luther King, Jr., and Barack Obama," at 7:30 p.m. Sept. 13 in McDaniel Lounge. The lecture is free and open… 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
BINGO with GTP at GLAR Dining Hall PORCH
November 4, 2014, 7:00 pm
Fall Open House at WMC Alumni Hall
November 9, 2014, 11:00 am