McDaniel College is closed today, Thursday, March 5. More information here.


All day and evening classes scheduled on campus, and events, including the Theatre's presentation of “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee” are also canceled. Meal service in Englar Dining Hall will adhere to the regular schedule. Please exercise caution when moving about or leaving the campus. Contact Campus Safety at 410-857-2202 if you need assistance. 

Chamber Music on the Hill with violinist José Cueto and pianist Nancy Roldán.

Hill Happenings 10-29-13 to 11-18-13

Chamber Music on the Hill with violinist José Cueto and pianist Nancy Roldán
October 29, 2013

Read on for a list of events on the Hill in the coming weeks.

- Art Exhibition, “Translation: New Works” by Cara Ober, Oct. 22 through Nov. 15, Rice Gallery in Peterson Hall. Opening reception, 5:30-7:30 p.m. Oct. 24. Gallery Hours: 410-857-2595.

- Guest artist lecture, Joyce Scott, 7 p.m. Oct. 30, McDaniel Lounge.

- Justice in Action: A View Through the Eyes of the Participants, 7-8:30 p.m., Oct. 30, Baker Memorial Chapel.

- Common Ground on the Hill, Professor Louie and the Crowmatix*, 8 p.m. Nov. 2, Carroll Arts Center. Tickets: 410-848-7272.

- Graduate School Fair, 5-7 p.m. Nov. 4, Decker Forum.

- Student Voice and Piano Recital, 7 p.m. Nov. 4, McDaniel Lounge

- What I've Learned: A Career in Public Service with Md. gubernatorial candidate David R. Craig, 4 p.m. Nov. 5, McDaniel Lounge

- Illustrated lecture/interview, “Sacred Journeys,” Emmy Award-winning filmmaker Leo Eaton, 7 p.m. Nov. 7, Decker Auditorium, Lewis Hall of Science, co-sponsored with Carroll County Public Library.

- McDaniel String Ensemble, directed by Music lecturer Nicholas Currie, 7 p.m. Nov. 8, Baker Chapel.

- Film, “Argo,” 5 p.m. Nov. 8 Carroll Arts Center. (The film is free.) Conversation with Tony Mendez, CIA operative and Toby Mendez, sculptor,* 7:30 p.m. Nov. 8, Carroll Arts Center, to benefit Mary Lou Dewey Sculpture Park at CCPL-Westminster.

- Sunday Brunch on the Hill,* 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Nov. 10, Englar Dining Hall, community invited, campus dining hall, special menu and live music.

- Admissions, Fall Open House for prospective undergraduates, 11:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Nov. 10, Alumni Hall. Appointments: 410-857-2230.

- Chamber Music on the Hill,* pianist Nancy Roldán and violinist José Cueto, 3 p.m. Nov. 10, Decker Center Forum.

- Jazz Guitar Ensemble, directed by Music lecturer Tim Jenkins, 7 p.m. Nov. 11, Baker Chapel.

- Zepp Lecture, former New York Times foreign correspondent and Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Chris Hedges, 7 p.m. Nov. 12, McDaniel Lounge.

- Global Dinner,* Celebrating Africa, 6 p.m. Nov. 14, Decker Center Forum. Tickets and information: or

- Student Chamber Music Ensembles, flute choir, flute quartet and woodwind quintet directed by senior Music lecturer Linda Kirkpatrick, 7 p.m. Nov. 14, Baker Chapel.

- Student Solo Recital, selection of vocal and instrumental soloists, 7:30 p.m. Nov. 15, McDaniel Lounge.

- On Stage, McDaniel Playback, 7:30 p.m. Nov. 15-16, WMC Alumni Hall. Box office: 410-857-2448.

- Concert,* Masterworks Chorale of Carroll County, “Music of the British Isles,” directed by Music professor Margaret Boudreaux, 3 p.m. Nov. 17, Baker Memorial Chapel.

- Admissions, Fall Visit Day for prospective undergraduates, 9:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Nov. 18, Decker Auditorium, Lewis Hall of Science. Appointments: 410-857-2230.

- Holloway lecture, Carolyn Dinshaw, professor of Social and Cultural Analysis, New York University, 7:30 p.m. Nov. 18, McDaniel Lounge.

All events are free and open to the public unless marked by an asterisk (*).

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March 10, 2015, 7:30 pm
Spring undergraduate recess begins
March 13, 2015, 7:00 pm
Graduate Comprehensive Experience
March 14, 2015, 12:00 am
Graduate recess begins
March 14, 2015, 5:00 pm
Classes resume
March 23, 2015, 8:00 am