Family Weekend 2017

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Overview

Family Weekend, October 20 - 21, 2017, is jam-packed with activity and opportunity to participate in our campus community. It's time to...

Cheer on the home teams. Meet professors. Learn about study abroad. Find out about Jan Term. Get to know the roommate. Re-connect with your favorite student over a meal and much more.

It's time to experience McDaniel!

 

On-Campus Events

Friday October 20, 2017

10:00am to 4:00pm, Rice Gallery, 150 Years on the Hill: A timeline exhibit highlighting each decade of the college’s 150-year history will be on view October 19 through November 10 in Rice Gallery, Peterson Hall. A reception takes place Saturday, Oct. 21, beginning at 10 a.m., including opening remarks by college historian James E. Lightner.

The Rice Gallery is open Monday through Friday from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. and Saturday from 12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. (On Saturday, October 21, hours are 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.) The exhibit and reception are free and open to the public. For information and to confirm gallery hours, please call 410-857-2595.

11:00am to 4:30pm Open Classes
Sit in on classes with current students and experience excellent teaching first-hand. Please do not attend a class unless it is listed on the schedule below.

Schedule of open classes

Section

Name

Professor

Bldg

Room

Start Time

End Time

ENG-2273-01

Detective and Mystery Fiction

Mary Bendel-Simso

HILL

201

9:10

10:10

FRE-2110-01

L'Amerique Francaise

Silvia Baage

HILL

14

9:10

10:10

SPA-1102-01

Elementary Spanish II

Maria Campero

HILL

16

10:20

11:20

FYS-1233-01

Water, Food, Enviro in China

Qin Fang

ACAD

205

10:20

11:20

HIS-2210-01

Gender & Society in Early Euro

Donna Evergates

HILL

302

11:30

12:30

PSI-1101-01

Intro. to Political Science

Francis Grice

HILL

322

11:30

12:30

EPE-1211-02

Introduction to Exercise Scie

Stephen McCole

GILL

G01

12:40

1:40

PHI-2231-01

Philosophy and Literature

Thomas Falkner

ACAD

115

12:40

1:40

PSY-2209-01

Developmental Psychology

Stephanie Madsen

ACAD

109

1:50

2:50

 

11:00am to 2:00pm Lunch in Englar Dining Hall
Enjoy lunch in the dining hall and sample the variety of food options available for our students. Pay at the door. $13.00 for guests, McDaniel Students should use their meal plan.

Cheer on the GREEN TERROR
7:00pm Field Hockey vs. Muhlenberg College

7:00pm McDaniel Student Organization Showcase, Big Baker Chapel
Come join McDaniel College’s performing arts, music, and theater groups as they provide you with a night of entertainment to showcase their talents and skills.

Saturday October 21, 2017

 

8:30am to 9:30am Academic Affairs Welcome Reception for Families, Students, Faculty and Staff, Decker College Center, Outside Englar Dining Hall
Meet First Year Seminar (FYS) faculty, student peer mentors, and members of the Academic Affairs team. Learn about the experiences and the results of student-faculty research that unfolded over the summer. While talking to students and their faculty mentors, discover additional research opportunities that continue to unfold at McDaniel College.

10:30am to 1:00pm Brunch in Englar Dining Hall
Enjoy brunch in the dining hall and sample the variety of food options available for our students. Pay at the door. $13.00 for guests, McDaniel Students should use their meal plan.

For more information about the 150th Celebration, and events happening on campus please visit: http://150.mcdaniel.edu/events/

For more information about Homecoming Events happening on campus please visit: https://ilovethehill.mcdaniel.edu/2017homecomingschedule

Cheer on the GREEN TERROR!

  - 12:00pm Volleyball vs. Muhlenberg College

  - 1:00pm Women’s Soccer vs. Muhlenberg College

  - 2:00pm Football vs. Muhlenberg College

  - 4:00pm Men’s Soccer vs. Muhlenberg College

 

9:00pm FAMILY MOVIE NIGHT featuring: SPIDERMAN HOMECOMING
Decker Auditorium
Come view the summer hit before it is released on Nextflix or DVD.

*Dinner on Your Own on the Town - a listing of area restaurants is available here »

Sunday October 22, 2017

10:30am to 1:00pm Brunch in Englar Dining Hall, Decker College Center
Enjoy brunch in the dining hall and sample the variety of food options available for our students. Pay at the door. $13.00 for guests, McDaniel Students should use their meal plan.

Off-Campus/Westminster Community Events

Corn Maze
(Adults $10; Children 3-12 $5; Children under 3 FREE)
Carroll County Agriculture Center $ Shipley Arena, 706 Agriculture Center Drive

http://carrollcountyagcenter.com/horsefair/carroll-county-horse-fair.asp

Carroll County Tourism
http://carrollcountytourism.org/calendar-of-events/