News Archive - November 2010

The 2010 Griswold-Zepp Award in Volunteerism has been given to three students who plan to teach workers at community nonprofits how to use social media to advance their causes.English majors Megan Franey and Sara Krome, and Megan Robinson,… Full Story

 

All events are free and open to the public unless otherwise indicated.- “Celebrating Africa” 7 p.m. Nov. 29 in Decker Center Forum. Tickets: $15 for faculty, staff and community; $10 for students; tables will be $100. The event includes… Full Story

 

Englar Dining Hall – dubbed Glar by students decades ago – will undergo a major facelift this December, one that students have enthusiastically supported in reviewing architectural plans and color palette and helping to sample and choose… Full Story

 

The topics are set for the 2011 Great Decisions lecture series, a continuing education program of the Foreign Policy Association hosted by the Office of Communications and Marketing at McDaniel College.The eight-week series will be held at… Full Story

 

Lindsay Wilson, a senior on the McDaniel women's cross country team, has been named has been named All-Mideast region by the United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA). Wilson finished 19th at the NCAA… Full Story

 

It may have been a week early, but students, faculty and staff swarmed Englar dining hall Nov. 17 and savored every morsel of McDaniel chef Kevin Werner’s traditional Thanksgiving feast.“Nothing’s quite like Mom’s, but this is as… Full Story

 

McDaniel College’s Department of Political Science and International Studies hosted a group of noted national and international experts this week for an all-day conference, “Violent Extremism in North Africa and the Sahel.”View the… Full Story

 

Months of reading the Wall Street Journal, studying the U.S. economy and discussing macro-economics, often over delectable entrees prepared by professor Kevin McIntyre, paid off Nov. 2 in Baltimore when McDaniel’s team placed second in the… Full Story

 

We asked the McDaniel College community to put their cell phone and digital cameras to work to take their best shots on Nov. 9. Here's the results of A Day on the Hill. Click here to see all of the photos we received.Senior English majors… Full Story

 

In the summer of 2009, Chris Badeker ’07 and Jenna Layman ’06 went on week-long trips to Jamaica and Haiti – and they returned to their lives in Carroll County very different people. Neither had ever experienced such extreme poverty.… Full Story

 

McDaniel College and the Boys & Girls Club of Westminster have formed a partnership to strengthen the relationship between the campus and club, with increased volunteer opportunities, access to college facilities and events, and club-based… Full Story

 

The Department of Political Science and International Studies is sponsoring a full-day conference, “Violent Extremism in North Africa and the Sahel,” with noted national and international experts 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Nov. 16 in Decker… Full Story

 

For its latest production, opening Nov. 17, “Wonder of the World,” the McDaniel College Theatre Department explores what happens when a wife discovers a dirty little secret in her husband’s sweater drawer and flees to the honeymoon… Full Story

 

Joe Rollins, a freshman on the McDaniel football team, has been named Centennial Conference (CC) Co-Offensive Player of the Week for the week of Nov. 6.In Green Terror wrestling news, Brock Glotfelty notched two wins but McDaniel dropped a… Full Story

 

More than 250 guests rallied in Gill Gymnasium Nov. 5 for the annual Green Terror Sports Hall of Fame banquet and induction ceremony. This year eight alumni-athletes were honored and presented etched-crystal awards by SHF chair and alumnus… Full Story

 

By the time professor Andi Hoffman’s Physical Education student interns stand at the front of a class, they’ve had plenty of practice – including presenting at a professional conference.Six seniors took that step in October when they… Full Story

 

All events are free and open to the public unless otherwise indicated.- “Of These Hollers I Sing” at 7 p.m. Nov. 9 in McDaniel Lounge, a musical, multi-media and lecture performance by McDaniel College artist-in-residence Walt Michael… Full Story

 

President Roger Casey and other top administrators from the college recently toured downtown Main Street in Westminster to introduce themselves to business owners and residents along the city corridor.Called the “Get Acquainted Walk,”… Full Story

 

When alumnus Dennis Sisco served on the Board of Trustees (1999-2007), he used his voice and vote for the improvement of on-campus student housing. On Nov. 6, he and his wife, Alexine Lesko, visited 183 North Village where they were treated… Full Story

 

About 2,200 fans, families and alumni cheered on the Green Terror to a 36-30 triple overtime win over rival Gettysburg during Nov. 6 Homecoming festivities.Click on any of the images to view them larger. Full Story

 

About 2,200 fans, families and alumni cheered on the Green Terror to a 36-30 triple overtime win over rival Gettysburg during Nov. 6 Homecoming festivities.Click on any of the images to view them larger. Full Story