News Archive 09/14/10

Premiere SmartTalk at McDaniel features Pulitzer Prize-winning graduate

McDaniel alumna Wendy Ruderman talks about the old-fashioned, hit-the-streets reporting that won her the 2010 Pulitzer Prize for Investigative Reporting during the debut of the series SmartTalk at McDaniel at 11 a.m. to noon Sept. 25 in WMC… Full Story


Learning beyond the classroom

The month-long French Cinema Festival, sponsored by McDaniel’s department of Foreign Languages, premieres “Coco Avant Chanel” at 7 p.m. Sept. 8 in Decker Auditorium, Lewis Hall of Science. The film, “Coco Before Chanel” in… Full Story


Non-profit founded and run by McDaniel students shows results

McDaniel seniors John Modica and Ryan Allnutt have big plans for First Global Visions, the non-profit consulting company they founded in Carroll County a year ago to give students experience through community service projects.They envision… Full Story


Hill Happenings

All events are free and open to the public unless otherwise indicated.- Constitution Day 9 a.m. to noon Sept. 17 in Ensor Lounge, Decker Center. Full Story



Green Terror football is off to a 2-0 start to the season with Centennial Conference wins against Moravian Sept. 11 and Juniata Sept. 4. Jake Nichols, a junior on the McDaniel football team, and Kevin White, a sophomore, have been named… Full Story


New online grad courses teach writing children’s lit

A new series of online courses from McDaniel’s Graduate and Professional Studies Program is designed to help aspiring authors join the ranks of J.K. Rowling, Dr. Seuss and Judy Blume. Writing for Children and Young Adults will launch this… Full Story


Alumna lauded for outstanding teaching

Susan Hottle-Schultz ’89, M.L.A. ’97 was recently honored with the Anne Arundel County History Teacher of the Year Award and the Patricia Behring High School History Day Teacher of the Year award.“I was brought to tears…and also felt… Full Story


Homecoming star quarterback: Alumna of the Year Sally Gold ’78

Sally Keck Gold ’78 began her years of service to the College as a sophomore helping with the Alumni Fund campaign by stuffing envelopes and working phonathons. Now 30 years later, her varsity record as a volunteer is one of the… Full Story


Lectures to spotlight E.M. Forster and exploring India through fiction

McDaniel College will host two distinguished professors, scholars and writers this month during lectures that will explore topics ranging from modern sexuality as seen through the lens of the legendary writer E.M. Forster to delving into… Full Story


McDaniel launches Cinema major

With an eye on training students to become “media literate cinematic storytellers,” McDaniel College this semester is launching the Cinema major as part of the newly named Department of Communication and Cinema.Cinema majors – who… Full Story


Learning opportunities with Zimbabwe’s Africa University

McDaniel College has extended its global reach to build a relationship with Zimbabwe’s Africa University that begins with an educational service project during January Term 2011.In early September, Dr. Fanuel Tagwira, vice chancellor of… Full Story


Advocacy Team plans event to raise money for malaria

McDaniel’s student-led Advocacy Team is sponsoring an all-night camp-out from 9 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 23, to 9 a.m. Friday, Sept. 24, on the quad between Daniel McLea and Albert Norman Ward Hall.Called “Night for Nets,” the event is… Full Story


Tagged McDaniel Pride

Starting Oct. 15, alumni, parents and friends of McDaniel College will be able to purchase a Maryland license plate bearing the school’s logo and hit the road to build awareness and show support.“It’s an easy, cost-effective way to… Full Story