Hill Happenings

October 10, 2011

- More Than Words 7 p.m. Oct. 12 in Hill Hall, Room 108: Tod Lippy, editor of Esopus.

- Hoover Library 20th Anniversary Celebration Oct. 13 at Hoover Library: 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. staff from Carroll County Public Library answer questions about e-readers and other devices, 4:30-5:30 p.m. “Looking at our Past, Planning for our Future” program with keynote speaker Enoch Pratt Library CEO Carla Hayden plus archival exhibits and video highlights.

- Global Dinner: Taste of Latin America 6 p.m. Oct. 13 in Decker Center Forum. Sponsored by the Hispano-Latino Alliance. Fee charged.

- Lecture: Dr. William Ward on Western Art of E. William Gollings 7 p.m. Oct. 13 in Room 104 Peterson Hall.

- Kings of the Pages: Comic Strips & Culture 1895-1950 Oct. 19-Nov. 19 in Rice Gallery. Opening Reception: 6 p.m. Oct. 19. For gallery hours, call 410-857-2595 or visit http://www.mcdaniel.edu/5531.htm.

- More Than Comics 7:30 p.m. Oct. 19 in McDaniel Lounge: Conversations with Current Cartoonists featuring Brian Walker, creator of “Beetle Bailey” and “Hi & Lois.”

- Phi Beta Kappa Lecture 7:30 p.m. Oct. 20 in McDaniel Lounge: Visiting Scholar Trevor Pinch, theorist on the social construction of technology and founding editor of a book series, “Inside Technology.”

- Film Screening of Oscar-Nominated Shorts 7:00 p.m. Oct. 21 at the Carroll County Arts Center: 91 W. Main Street, Westminster, MD 21157.

- Alzheimer’s Memory Walk 8 a.m. Oct. 22 in Memorial Plaza (Red Square). Registration starts at 8 a.m. and the walk will begin at 9 a.m., contact Lindsay Waqar (lnw002@mcdaniel.edu) or Dr. Diane Martin (dbmartin@mcdaniel.edu).

- Global Dinner: Celebrating Africa 6 p.m. Oct. 24 in Decker Center Forum. Fee charged.

- More Than Comics 7:30 p.m. Oct. 26 in McDaniel Lounge: Conversations with Current Cartoonists featuring Harry Bliss, New Yorker cartoonist and creator of the self-titled, syndicated cartoon, “Bliss.”

- Student Piano Recital 7:30 p.m. Oct. 28 in Levine Recital Hall.

- Halloween Haunted House 8 p.m.-midnight Oct. 28-31 in Smith House. Admission is a canned or dry food item, or cash donation, to benefit Carroll Food Sunday. Questions: call Jim Mayola at 410-857-2280.

- Homecoming 2011 Oct. 28-29, re-connect with college friends, Alumnus of the Year Richard “Dick” Morgan ’69 and other alumni awards, Sports Hall of Fame, parade, tailgating, football versus Juniata at 1 p.m. Oct. 29.

- Monday Night Music 7 p.m. Oct. 31 in Baker Memorial Chapel: Organist Michael Britt, “Phantom of the Opera.”