News Archive 10/26/10

Got Deutsch? Absolutely at McDaniel!

By the time the silver suitcase landed on the stage in Baker Memorial Chapel, it had already traveled thousands of miles – from locales in China to Brazil – when its journey called for a special layover on McDaniel’s Westminster campus… Full Story


College launches Asian Studies major

For about an hour, three times a week, the students in Ling-en Kang’s class are transformed into Chinese speakers.That’s because for nearly the full hour, there is a simple rule that governs Room 017 in Hill Hall: No English allowed. Full Story


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Midnight Madness opens basketball practice season

Just back from Fall Break, about 500 fans celebrated Midnight Madness, the opening of the McDaniel men’s and women’s basketball practice season, by supporting the teams from in the stands and on the court.In basketball action, the… Full Story


Taiko master drummer to appear in concert on McDaniel’s stage

Japanese-style drummer, composer and teacher Kenny Endo and his ensemble will present his 35th anniversary concert and classroom workshops Nov. 8 to highlight McDaniel’s new Asian Studies major.The concert, at 7:30 p.m. on stage in WMC… Full Story


Homecoming 2010

On Nov. 5-6, the McDaniel College community will toast the 2010 Sports Hall of Famers, cheer on the football team against rival Gettysburg, see old friends and bask in the Homecoming tailgating experience around the big bowl at Bair… Full Story


‘South Park’ fosters classroom discussions of social issues

The “South Park” kids are team-teaching with Philosophy lecturer Josh Baron and Sociology professor Sara Raley as they explore with their students such controversial social issues as gay marriage, immigration, race, consumerism, business… Full Story


Artist Chakaia Booker to discuss tire sculptures as symbols of African survival

Internationally known for transforming rubber tires into outsized sculptures and creating wearable art, visiting artist Chakaia Booker will present an illustrated lecture at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 9 on the main stage in WMC Alumni Hall.The program… Full Story



McDaniel women scored wins Oct. 23 in field hockey, soccer and volleyball.Katie Corson scored in the 25th minute to lift McDaniel to a 1-0 field hockey victory Oct. 23 over Washington (Md.) in Centennial Conference (CC) field hockey action. Full Story


Hill Happenings

All events are free and open to the public unless otherwise indicated.- McDaniel College Biennial Faculty Art Show is on display Oct. 26 – Nov. 12 on campus in the Esther Prangley Rice Gallery in Peterson Hall. An opening reception will be… Full Story


Thriller in Bair Stadium tops Homecoming fun

About 2,200 fans, families and alumni cheered on the Green Terror to a 36-30 triple overtime win over rival Gettysburg during Nov. 6 Homecoming festivities.Click on any of the images to view them larger. Full Story