Alan Lyons '14.
Successful Trendsetter

Alan Lyons ’14 won the Maryland Collegiate Honors Council’s prestigious John and Edythe Portz Award for outstanding honors student at a four-year college in Maryland. It was the third time since 2010 a McDaniel senior  has won the award.

The Political Science and International Studies major participated in the Model Arab League, represented the college in Annapolis as a student advocate for independent higher education in Maryland and also played saxophone in the jazz and concert bands.

Honors Program

Honors students at the 2014 Honors Investiture Ceremony.

Stretch Yourself for the Honors Program

If you are exceptionally motivated to learn, to lead, and to get involved in the academic community, you may be invited into the Honors Program. Honors students can live in honors housing, be offered unique research opportunities, and take honors seminars. Honors students are selected on the basis of academic records, test scores and leadership potential. 

Requirements and information about special Honors Program opportunities can be found in the Honors Program Handbook.

See also Honors Societies.

August 21, 2014, 12:00 am
Undergraduate classes begin
August 25, 2014, 12:00 am
Labor Day - College Closed
September 1, 2014, 12:00 am
Labor Day - College Closed
September 1, 2014, 12:00 am
Last date to add an undergraduate class
September 3, 2014, 4:30 pm
“Le démantèlement/The Auction”
September 15, 2014, 5:00 pm
Graduate Open House at Hoover Library
September 17, 2014, 6:00 pm
2014 Grandparents Conference
September 20, 2014, 8:30 am
January Term undergraduate registration
September 22, 2014, 12:00 am