News Archive 11/06/12

Hill Happenings 11-6-12 to 11-30-12

McDaniel students performing an African dance.
Read on for a list of events on the Hill in the coming weeks. Full Story


Sports Wrap 11-6-12

Two female McDaniel field hockey players during a game.
Paige Messersmith and Katie Corson have been named to the All-Centennial Conference field hockey team as McDaniel heads to Alvernia Nov. 7 for the first round of the 2012 Eastern Collegiate Athletic Conference (ECAC) Mid-Atlantic field… Full Story


Festival features plays directed by Theatre Arts seniors

McDaniel College students perform two one-act plays, “Between the Lines” and “Crazy Eights,” during the Student-Directed Play Festival. Full Story


McDaniel College is again named a ‘best value’ private college by Kiplinger’s personal finance

Kiplinger's logo
McDaniel College is among the top liberal arts colleges named a “Best Value” by Kiplinger’s Personal Finance, and the only Maryland liberal arts college to make the list. The rankings are currently available online, and will be published… Full Story


President Roger N. Casey participates in prestigious TIME Summit

Cover of the October 29 TIME magazine
McDaniel College president Roger N. Casey participated in a daylong conference on “Reinventing College” in New York City on Oct. 18. Full Story


Read all about it: College newspaper 1924-2012 available online

Old issues of the college newspaper – published under various titles including The Black and White, The Gold Bug, Scrimshaw, The Phoenix and since 2004 The McDaniel Free Press – are online for all to peruse and enjoy. Full Story


First-year student brings talent that won Arundel Idol to McDaniel

Malcolm Jones singing
Malcolm Jones started to sing in front of an audience when he was 4 years old in his church choir – and the McDaniel first-year student hasn’t stopped since. Full Story


Student-faculty research projects garner awards at research symposium

Senior Laura Barbour places samples in the centrifuge as Psychology professor Madeline Rhodes looks on.
Four McDaniel students earned awards for poster presentations of their student-faculty research collaborations in October at UMBC’s 15th annual Undergraduate Research Symposium. Full Story


Professor studies lizards’ use of color to interact with environment and each other

Biology professor Randy Morrison in Madagascar with a leaf-tail gecko.
Two new greenhouse residents attest to the fact that even after months of field studies in the Bahamas and Madagascar, where he was stung by a scorpion, Biology professor Randy Morrison remains an avid researcher of color change in lizards. Full Story


McDaniel’s Gill Stadium dedicated during Homecoming halftime

Ken Gill high-fives a Green Terror football player.
Undaunted by chilly temperatures and a brisk wind, a record crowd of alumni, students, and friends gathered around the bowl Nov. 3 for Homecoming 2012 featuring the dedication of the Kenneth R. Gill Stadium. Full Story


Classes Resume
November 30, 2015, 8:00 am
Spring Graduate registration begins
December 1, 2015, 12:00 am
Therapy Dogs at Kriel Lounge
December 2, 2015, 11:00 am
De-Stress at Rec Lounge
December 3, 2015, 5:00 pm
Undergraduate classes end
December 4, 2015, 12:00 am
College Band Concert at WMC Alumni Hall
December 4, 2015, 7:00 pm
Reading Days
December 5, 2015, 12:00 am
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