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News Archive 09/22/09

For business-major-turned-entrepreneur, making bikes for little people is a big deal

For several years, Russ Morin ’10 had worked at the same bike shop on Solomon’s Island, helping cyclists sort through their many choices. It was a good way to keep busy and earn a few dollars.The Business Administration major never… Full Story

 

Professor’s study of romance novel helps bring genre respect

Romance fiction is the best-selling genre of popular literature, accounting for $1.4 billion in annual sales and outselling both religious/inspirational books and science fiction fantasy, according to the Business of Consumer Book… Full Story

 

Alumni success confirms value of liberal arts education

Four distinguished alumni returned to campus Sept. 21 to share the stories of their successes and discuss the relevance of an education anchored in the liberal arts and sciences during a day-long event sponsored by the Delta of Maryland… Full Story

 

M.A.C. Foundation grant to fund conservation projects

McDaniel College’s 5-year-old Environmental Policy and Science program is among the first recipients of funds from the Margaret A. Cargill Foundation’s Development Grant program, which was publicly launched with an invitation-only… Full Story

 

Maryland’s independent-college presidents honor McDaniel alumnus

McDaniel College alumnus and Maryland Senator Edward Kasemeyer said during his Sept. 18 campus visit that helping people solve problems is the greatest reward he receives as a long-serving politician. While on campus he addressed Political… Full Story

 

Alumni couple named Carroll County Family of the Year

In decades of service, Pat and Arnold “Skip” Amass have logged countless hours and raised millions of dollars for the causes they have championed around Carroll County and across Maryland.The couple – both alumni of the Class of 1957… Full Story

 

Theatre Arts Department presents ‘The Rocky Horror Show’

As senior Chris Molloy describes it, McDaniel College’s version of “The Rocky Horror Show” is like the cult-classic movie on steroids.“The show is not the movie, it’s better,” said Chris Molloy, a Theatre Arts major who plays the… Full Story

 

Students, faculty march for a good cause

Several male faculty members recently slipped on their academic gowns – then donned hot pink pumps, red ballet slippers and polka-dotted slides. But make no mistake, these professors weren’t playing dress-up.They were among dozens who… Full Story

 

Hill Happenings

All events are free and open to the public unless otherwise indicated.- stage: New Work by Rick Delaney, through  Oct. 16, Esther Prangley Rice Galley, Peterson Hall. Opening reception: 7-9 p.m. Sept. 22. Full Story

 

 
Thanksgiving Recess begins
November 25, 2014, 10:00 pm
Thanksgiving - College Closed
November 26, 2014, 12:00 am
McDaniel Free Press Weekly Meeting
November 26, 2014, 8:30 pm
Spring graduate registration begins
December 1, 2014, 12:00 am
Classes resume
December 1, 2014, 8:00 am
Jazz Night at Decker College Center
December 4, 2014, 8:00 pm
Undergraduate classes end
December 5, 2014, 12:00 am
College Band Concert at WMC Alumni Hall
December 5, 2014, 7:00 pm
Reading Days
December 6, 2014, 12:00 am
Carroll County Studio Tour at Art Studio
December 6, 2014, 10:00 am
Gospel Choir Concert at WMC Alumni Hall
December 7, 2014, 3:00 pm
Undergraduate examinations begin
December 8, 2014, 12:00 am
Late Night Breakfast at Englar Dining Hall
December 8, 2014, 9:00 pm
Undergraduate semester ends
December 12, 2014, 12:00 am
Graduate semester ends
December 13, 2014, 12:00 am