News Archive - April 2011

Professor of Economics Emeritus Alton Law was recognized by his faculty colleagues with the naming of an award in his honor to be given annually to the top senior Economics student. Law taught Economics for 34 years until his retirement in… Full Story

 

Professor of Economics Emeritus Alton Law was recognized by his faculty colleagues with the naming of an award in his honor to be given annually to the top senior Economics student. Law taught Economics for 34 years until his retirement in… Full Story

 

Ed Burns, writer and co-creator of HBO’s “The Wire,” discussed global problems, educational challenges, democracy, writing and his favorite scene during his on-campus talk April 26 with undergraduates enrolled in a sophomore… Full Story

 

Ed Burns, writer and co-creator of HBO’s “The Wire,” discussed global problems, educational challenges, democracy, writing and his favorite scene during his on-campus talk April 26 with undergraduates enrolled in a sophomore… Full Story

 

The excitement level rivaled that of a Hollywood premiere April 21 as representatives of 17 local nonprofit organizations debuted the promotional videos they produced under the tutelage of five McDaniel students – three of them the… Full Story

 

The excitement level rivaled that of a Hollywood premiere April 21 as representatives of 17 local nonprofit organizations debuted the promotional videos they produced under the tutelage of five McDaniel students – three of them the… Full Story

 

Cadets from the Green Terror Battalion will be recognized for excellence as students, soldiers and citizens at the 88th annual President’s Review for Army Reserve Officers’ Training Corps at 12:15 p.m. April 21 on campus in Baker… Full Story

 

Dr. Charles W. Manning ’65 was awarded the Eye of the Tiger Award from the University of Memphis Alumni Association during the University of Memphis/University of Tennessee football game. The award is given for outstanding service and… Full Story

 

Senior Jennie Weiner (Setauket, N.Y./Ward Melville) carded a round of 90 April 17 to win the 2011 Centennial Conference (CC) women's golf individual title and lead McDaniel to a second-place finish as a team.After Saturday's first round was… Full Story

 

All events are free and open to the public, unless otherwise indicated.- Bemused: McDaniel College Senior Capstone Exhibition I April 20 - April 29 in Rice Gallery. Opening reception: 7-9 pm. April 20. For gallery hours, call 410-857-2595 or… Full Story

 

Seven seniors took a few minutes out of their busy final semesters to talk about their senior capstone projects – the crowning feature of McDaniel’s curriculum, an in-depth investigation of a topic in the student’s major.Through… Full Story

 

More than 25 honors for academic achievement and leadership were awarded to juniors, sophomores and first-year students during the 4 p.m. April 17 Spring Awards ceremony in McDaniel Lounge. Students were also named to two prestigious… Full Story

 

The annual Scholarship Luncheon held April 17 on campus capped off a weeklong program of activities leading up to the Inauguration of President Roger Casey and celebrated donors whose generosity impacts the lives of current students. Nine… Full Story

 

144: years since College’s founding; Roger N. Casey inaugurated as ninth president.100: years since College namesake, William Roberts McDaniel, elected to Board of Trustees and awarded honorary degree (1911) Full Story

 

More than 25 honors for academic achievement and leadership were awarded to juniors, sophomores and first-year students during the 4 p.m. April 17 Spring Awards ceremony in McDaniel Lounge. Students were also named to two prestigious… Full Story

 

While living with her host mom in Spain, senior Lindsay Wilson learned that it is certainly possible to become close friends with someone who doesn’t speak the same language as you do.“It was tough in the beginning. I didn’t speak very… Full Story

 

Thomas Nelson, a McDaniel junior French and Political Science major from Reading, Mass., was elected to serve as the student governor for 2011-2012 at the 22nd annual session of the Maryland Student Legislature (MSL). The session was held… Full Story

 

With the theme, “Changing Lives for a Changing World,” McDaniel College installed its ninth president, Roger N. Casey, in an inauguration ceremony at 2:30 p.m. April 16 in Gill Learning Center.See photos from the ceremony and read Dr.… Full Story

 

The annual Scholarship Luncheon held April 17 on campus capped off a weeklong program of activities leading up to the Inauguration of President Roger Casey and celebrated donors whose generosity impacts the lives of current students. Nine… Full Story

 

McDaniel’s athletic fields and courts will host Green Terror Senior Day celebrations cheering 28 student athletes before their scheduled contests on April 16.The baseball team takes on Swarthmore in a double header at 12:30 p.m. and 3 p.m.… Full Story

 

Sociologist Dr. George Ritzer, author of “The McDonaldization of Society,” will present the 2011 Honors Lecture, “Globalization, Fast Food, and Facebook: What Do They Have to Do with One Another, You and Me?” at 7:30 p.m. April 26 on… Full Story

 

Sociologist Dr. George Ritzer, author of “The McDonaldization of Society,” will present the 2011 Honors Lecture, “Globalization, Fast Food, and Facebook: What Do They Have to Do with One Another, You and Me?” at 7:30 p.m. April 26 on… Full Story

 

More than 190 McDaniel students, staff and alumni with 50 Carroll Community College students will participate in a Day of Service on Saturday, April 9, by volunteering in various locations in the Westminster community.The group will help the… Full Story

 

More than 190 McDaniel students, staff and alumni with 50 Carroll Community College students will participate in a Day of Service on Saturday, April 9, by volunteering in various locations in the Westminster community.The group will help the… Full Story

 

Julia Jasken’s efforts to include community-supported education in her students' learning opportunities earned her the inaugural Faculty Award for Outstanding Service-Learning for the state of Maryland.The Service Learning and Civic… Full Story

 

Julia Jasken’s efforts to include community-supported education in her students' learning opportunities earned her the inaugural Faculty Award for Outstanding Service-Learning for the state of Maryland.The Service Learning and Civic… Full Story

 

The Center for the Study of Aging at McDaniel College will hold its fourth annual “Your Future and Aging” events 12:30 to 7:30 p.m. April 18 on campus and at St. Johns Catholic Church, Westminster.The events are free and open to the… Full Story

 

Political upheaval may have kept a group of McDaniel students, faculty and friends out of Egypt, but it didn’t stand in the way of their exploration of Middle Eastern cultures, history and even geography. They went instead to Turkey –… Full Story

 

McDaniel College will host a Gala Inauguration Concert, “Changing Lives for a Changing World,” at 7 p.m. April 10 in Baker Memorial Chapel to help kick off a week of events leading up to the inauguration of its ninth president, Dr. Roger… Full Story

 

Senior Kristin Behrle took Best of Show for “Connection,” a series of three paper-cuttings, at the annual Kathryn E. Wentz Juried Undergraduate Exhibition open now through April 17 on campus in the Esther Prangley Rice Gallery.Additional… Full Story