News Archive - February 2010

An unprecedented 54 inches of snowfall within a 5-day period resulted in the weeklong cancellation of classes and shuttered campus offices with staff going online at home to keep pace with communications, admissions decisions, and meeting… Full Story


Senior Rachel Held’s dandelion chess set has been selected as a finalist in the NICHE 2010 awards, which recognize excellence and innovation in American and Canadian fine craft.  Held’s fiber chess set is one of five finalists in the… Full Story


Nearly 50 students took off on a different kind of Jan Term adventure – each testing knowledge, skills and interest in careers that ranged from wildlife conservationist to mental health counselor, from social worker to athletic trainer,… Full Story


By Katherine Restrepo ’12, with photos by David SinclairAlthough Ali Moreland may be known for her savvy quickness and ninja hands on the basketball court, the Green Terror shooting guard excels beyond the sport she has passionately and… Full Story


McDaniel College recognized 32 employees January 27, 2010, for their many years of dedicated service during a special seniority recognition luncheon in the College’s Decker Center Forum.The distinguished group of employees, each with at… Full Story


All events are free and open to the public unless otherwise indicated.- Sweet Tooth: Paintings by Christi Harris, through Feb. 19, Esther Prangley Rice Gallery, Peterson Hall. Closing reception, including an Artist’s Talk, will be held 7-9… Full Story


McDaniel’s distinguished faculty members have presented and published their work nationally and internationally.Greg Alles, Philosophy and Religious Studies, presented a paper titled “Encoding Infrequent Rituals in Semantic Memory:… Full Story


McDaniel College’s Carpe Diem “Seize the Day” campaign has exceeded a six-year comprehensive $65 million fundraising goal to fund priorities in the areas of student financial aid and residential life, faculty support and development,… Full Story