News Archive - December 2014

McDaniel College continues to be recognized nationally as a top liberal arts college. Rankings and recognitions received by McDaniel in 2014 include: Full Story

 

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 18, 2014 Full Story

 

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McDaniel College is one of only 100 top liberal arts colleges named a “Best Value” by Kiplinger’s Personal Finance. This is the fourth consecutive year that Kiplinger’s has recognized McDaniel for its academic quality and… Full Story

 

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 18, 2014 Full Story

 

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McDaniel College has been named to the 2014 President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll. This is the second consecutive year that McDaniel has been recognized by the Corporation for National and Community Service and the U.S.… Full Story

 

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 15, 2014 Full Story

 

Alum Jessica Watson on the cover of the coming Hill.
The upcoming issue abounds with stories about adventure and innovation. Find out how Jessica Watson ’05 grew personally and professionally when she took her life and business on the road, spending about a month in a different city for a full… Full Story

 

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McDaniel College and other community partners signed a Statement of Cooperation Nov. 21 demonstrating their ongoing commitment to a new public safety initiative, the Carroll County Crisis Intervention Team (CIT).  Full Story

 

Sophia Wirak, senior from Woodbridge, Conn., with members of the Boys and Girls Club of Westminster.
More than 80 members of the Boys & Girls Club of Westminster attended a holiday party at McDaniel College Dec. 5 to celebrate the club’s partnership with the college.  Full Story

 

Alexa Schreier presenting her capstone.
Meet five seniors via video, who 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.  Full Story

 

Coach Kevin Curley
McDaniel’s women’s and men’s basketball teams hit milestones Dec. 6 with victories against Ursinus: The women are off to a record-setting start with seven straight wins, while men’s basketball coach Kevin Curley hit the 100-win… Full Story

 

The McDaniel Holiday tree at night.
Read on for a list of events on the Hill in the coming weeks. Full Story

 

Jason Scullion and two students help plant trees at McDaniel College.
McDaniel College planted the first of 32 trees on campus Dec. 1 to protect the natural environment. Nearly all of the new trees are varieties native to the region, such as maples, poplars, locusts, oaks and several species of evergreen… Full Story

 

Professor Jim Kunz works with his students  at a Habitat for Humanity construction site in Beius, Romania. Photo courtesy of Pam Zappardino '71
Social Work professor Jim Kunz’s integration of service learning into his courses and his impact on the community have earned him the prestigious Alan G. Penczek Service-Learning Faculty Award from the Maryland-D.C. Campus Compact. Full Story

 

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Three English majors represented McDaniel at the 9th Undergraduate Conference in Medieval and Early Modern Studies at Moravian College on Dec. 6. Full Story

 

A student speaks with Diane Martin, director of the Center for the Study of Aging at McDaniel College
Professionals interested in working with older adults now have the option to specialize in five new areas in the Post-Baccalaureate Gerontology Certificate Program: Aging Services, Gero-Psychology, Health Promotion and Programming for Older Adults. Full Story

 

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 1, 2014 Full Story

 

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