McDaniel College is closed today, Monday, March 2. More information here.


All afternoon and evening classes, and any event scheduled to be held on campus have been canceled, except for meal service in Englar Dining Hall, which will adhere to the regular schedule.  Hoover Library will also remain closed for the day. Please exercise caution when moving about or leaving the campus.

Brian Ganz photo courtesy Michael Ventura.

Hill Happenings 3-26-13 to 4-17-13

Pianist Brian Ganz.
March 26, 2013

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

Art on View, Student Honors Exhibition, March 26-April 5, opening reception 7-9 p.m. March 26 with artists’ talks at 7:30 p.m., Rice Gallery, Peterson Hall. Gallery hours: 410.857.2595. Some work in this exhibition explores adult content and is intended for mature audiences only.

SmartTALK, Thomas Roberts ’94, news anchor MSNBC, with Pres. Roger Casey, 7 p.m. March 27, WMC Alumni Hall.

Honors Program Lecture, “The Development of Numerical Understanding” by Carnegie Mellon U. professor Robert Siegler, 7:30 p.m. March 28, McDaniel Lounge.

Bothe Poetry Reading, poet, essayist and translator Lia Purpura, 7:30 p.m. April 2, McDaniel Lounge. 

Guest Artist Recital, performance by pianist Brian Ganz, 7:30 p.m. April 5, McDaniel Lounge.

Concert*, Common Ground on the Hill, The Kruger Brothers, acoustic Americana masters, 8 p.m. April 6, Carroll Arts Center, Westminster. Information: 410.848.7272.

Conference, Political Change and Security in North Africa, 8:45 a.m.-4 p.m. April 8, Decker Auditorium. For more information, contact Dr. Anouar Boukhars at

Art on View, Wentz Juried Undergraduate Exhibit, April 9-19, opening reception 7-9 p.m. April 9, Rice Gallery, Peterson Hall. Gallery hours: 410.857.2595.

Student Jazz Guitar Ensemble, directed by Tim Jenkins, 7 p.m. April 9, Baker Chapel.

Sunday Brunch on the Hill*, campus dining hall, special menu and live music, 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m. April 14, Englar Dining Hall.

Children’s Chorus of Carroll County, directed by Diane Jones, 3 p.m. April 14, Baker Memorial Chapel.

ROTC President’s Review, 1 p.m. April 16, Baker Memorial Chapel.

Book Talk, McDaniel professor Mona Kerby discusses books and writing, 4:30 p.m. April 16, Richwine Room, Hoover Library.

On Stage, “Intimate Portraits,” developed by McDaniel’s Devised Theatre class, directed by Gené Fouché, 7:30 p.m. April 17-20, WMC Alumni Hall. Box office: 410-857-2448.

* indicates a fee, otherwise all published events are free and open to the public.

Bothe Poetry Reading at McDaniel Lounge
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