News Archive 09/08/09

Alumnus to discuss life’s work as wildlife conservationist

Alan Rabinowitz, world-renowned authority on conservation of endangered big cats and a 1974 alumnus of McDaniel College, returns to his alma mater Sept. 21 to be inducted into Phi Beta Kappa and to present the talk, “Saving the World's… Full Story


Pro ball player gets back to hitting the books

Harold Baines Jr. is back to full-time student status this semester after spending the summer in his dream job as a professional baseball player with the Bristol White Sox. Competing in almost 70 games with only three days off was fun but… Full Story


Homecoming Hero: Alumnus of the Year William Robinson ’41

William C. “Robbie” Robinson remembers being admitted into Western Maryland College within 10 minutes after another student dropped out.  Four years later…“I got a diploma, a commission, and a wife, “ he quips.During the College's… Full Story


New athletics website debuts to cheers

Green Terror fans will find it easier than ever to stay connected to their favorite team via the new McDaniel athletics website,“We’re thrilled with it,” said McDaniel Athletics Director Jamie Smith. “The… Full Story


Prioritizing diversity and multiculturalism

With its new name, the Office of Diversity and Multicultural Affairs enters the school year with a recharged and expanded mission.In a recent interview, Acting Director Mahlía Joyce said her goals for the year include updating programs that… Full Story


Art students show works in national exhibits

Several students from McDaniel’s Art Department are making their marks on the national art scene by having their works accepted into juried exhibitions.Tyler Mullan ’10, a senior Studio Art and Biology double major, recently was accepted… Full Story


Tour of France a big win with women’s basketball team

There’s nothing like an 11-day tour of some of the most spectacular sites in France, such as Normandy, Sacre-Coeur and the Champs d’Elysees, to further bond an already close team of athletes – especially when your coach is your tour… Full Story


Report of Gifts now posted online


Sports wrap


Hill Happenings

All events are free and open to the public unless otherwise indicated.- Chamber Music on the Hill presents September Sonata with pianist David Kreider and violinist Nicholas Currie at 3 p.m. Sept. 13 in Decker Center Forum. Tickets are $15… Full Story