News Archive - June 2011

The summer issue of The Hill offers much to amuse and inspire. Learn why we should take comic strips seriously and details of an autumn exhibition and speaker series celebrating their impact on culture. Feast your eyes on our delicious new… Full Story


Robyn Quick ’84, professor and the coordinator of the Theatre Studies program at Towson University, has been awarded a Fulbright Award for her work in intercultural theatre, new Russian drama, the role of women in theatre and dramaturgy in… Full Story


As hundreds of students drove their packed cars away from the McDaniel campus in May, two Mathematics & Computer Science majors knew their work was not yet over.Along with Computer Science professor Pavel Naumov, Sarah Holbrook of… Full Story


The 2011-2012 undergraduate catalog is now online in a searchable format available at . The 2011-2012 Graduate catalog will be posted online by July 1.Navigation is intuitive with all sections of the catalog… Full Story


Photos of master’s and bachelor’s graduates who participated in Commencement on May 21 at posted online. A photographer took two individual photographs of each graduate – one with President Roger Casey and a second as the graduate… Full Story


The undergraduate students are gone and NFL contract difficulties are keeping the Ravens from their summer roost, but McDaniel’s hilltop campus is far from dull. With 1,500 graduate students enrolled in summer classes, 12 high school… Full Story


A 2011 Phi Beta Kappa and summa cum laude graduate of McDaniel will join the President and Mrs. Obama at the White House on June 29 for the culminating celebration of Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender (LGBT) Pride Month. Full Story


Junior Hayoung Kim and senior Julia Pitt have landed impressive awards to study abroad in the fall semester.Pitt, a Philosophy major from Windham, N.H., received a $2,000 scholarship from College Year in Athens to study with its program… Full Story


By the time McDaniel’s class of 2015 arrives on campus Aug. 24, the 400-plus first-year students will have already completed their first assignment – reading Erin Gruwell’s “The Freedom Writers Diary: How a Teacher and 150 Teens Used… Full Story


Brock Glotfelty a senior on the McDaniel wrestling team, was named to the Capital One Academic All-America College Division At-Large first team on Tuesday.Glotfelty, a heavyweight, earned his first nod to the team with a 3.775 GPA as of the… Full Story


The Nora Roberts Foundation has awarded McDaniel College a $100,000 grant to help advance research and study of romance literature, establish an academic minor in the genre fiction and launch an online creative writing course in romance… Full Story