News Archive - September 2016

McDaniel College and nine other Baltimore-area colleges and universities together have won a $750,000 grant from the U.S. Department of Justice to generate new strategies to prevent, respond to, investigate, and hold offenders accountable… Full Story

 

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McDaniel College special teams kicker Spencer Wiersberg
Spencer Wiersberg of Salisbury, Md., a junior on the McDaniel football team, has been named the Centennial Conference (CC) Special Teams Player of the Week and Jim Heilman of Lutherville, Md., a senior on the McDaniel men's cross country… Full Story

 

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Read on for a list of events on the Hill in the coming weeks. For a complete list of fall events on the Hill, see McLive. Full Story

 

McDaniel College has again been named to the President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll. This marks the third consecutive year that McDaniel has been recognized by the Corporation for National and Community Service and the… Full Story

 

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Several hundred McDaniel families traveled to campus from their homes across the country for Family Weekend — a time to check in with the students they moved onto campus just a month earlier and learn just what life is like on the Hill. Full Story

 

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McDaniel College has once again been named a Best College Tailgate by The Daily Meal. McDaniel ranks #8 and is the only non-Division I school to make the list. Of course, this comes as no surprise to anyone who has ever tailgated on the… Full Story

 

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Jose Luis Moreno has been named the new director of student diversity and inclusion at McDaniel College. Full Story

 

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Photo of Gretchen McKay, Art and Art History professor at McDaniel College and chair of the national Reacting to the Past Consortium.
It’s one thing to read about Socrates, Julius Caesar and Van Gogh, but imagine taking part in the Greek philosopher’s infamous trial for treason, standing among angry senators in the Forum of ancient Rome or defending your radical new art… Full Story

 

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McDaniel College Theatre Arts students perform in the abstract comedy "Dead Man’s Cell Phone" Wednesday, Oct. 5–Saturday, Oct. 8, 7:30 p.m., in WMC Alumni Hall.  Full Story

 

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

 

McDaniel College hosts a dedication ceremony for a new electronic scoreboard in memory of Mike Marks ’13 at Kenneth R. Gill Stadium during halftime of the opening home game with Muhlenberg University. Game time is Sept. 17 at 2 p.m. Full Story

 

McDaniel College continues to rank in the top tier of the nation’s liberal arts colleges in the U.S. News & World Report “2017 Best Colleges” rankings released Sept. 13. Full Story

 

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Joe and Barbara Marks with McDaniel's 2013 lacrosse team
Mike Marks’ family and friends — including his parents, Joseph and Barbara Marks, and his Green Terror lacrosse teammates — all helped dedicate a new electronic scoreboard Sept. 17 in his memory at Kenneth R. Gill Stadium during halftime of… Full Story

 

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Phi Beta Kappa lecturer Princeton professor Daniel Rodgers
McDaniel hosts a collection of thought-provoking talks and conversations during September on topics spanning heart health to Goethe’s tragic “Faust,” from women and the Constitution to indigenous peoples and development. Full Story

 

There could not have been a better endorsement of McDaniel’s entrepreneurial storytelling course, The Forest Online, than Cinema grad Luke Fisher’s big win at the Global Impact Film Festival in Washington, D.C. Full Story

 

Noted entrepreneur and philanthropist Sándor Csányi was awarded an honorary Doctor of Humane Letters degree during the Opening Convocation Sept. 7 to kick off the academic year at McDaniel College's European campus in Budapest,… Full Story

 

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President Roger Casey will lead a conversation with Habitat for Humanity International’s Barbara Thomas ’70 Saturday, Sept. 24 at 11 a.m., when the McDaniel College SmartTALK series returns to Decker Center Forum during Family Weekend. The… Full Story

 

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Senior Lizzie DeRycke and junior Jason Swartz landed highly selective Smithsonian Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) and the two Environmental Studies majors spent their summers working on leading-edge research with scientists as… Full Story

 

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McDaniel College has been named a “Best in the Northeast” in The Princeton Review’s “2017 Best Colleges: Region by Region” website feature. Full Story

 

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE UPDATED: September 2, 2016  Full Story