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Events for all Green Terrors

Alumni Events

The Office of Alumni Engagement proudly offers a variety of events & programming for our Green Terror alumni to stay connected to each other and the Hill. Come back to this page for events geared specifically for alumni, as well as programming for our greater community that our Green Terror family is welcome to attend!

Career Closet CEO donation Sign

Please Help Stock the Career Closet! Help the McDaniel College/WMC Alumni Chapters Stock the CEO Career Closet For Events


Once again, the McDaniel College/Western Maryland College regional alumni chapters are working with the McDaniel College Center for Experience and Opportunity (CEO) to restock its career closet. The CEO Career Closet serves current students with new or gently used work attire to wear at job interviews, career fairs, and workplace settings. 

At the Green Terror Gatherings alumni events and throughout the month of January, the regional alumni chapters of McDaniel College (formerly known as Western Maryland College) are collecting donations of gently used (cleaned, preferably) or new career-style clothing and accessories. More specifically, the CEO career closet welcomes suits, dress shirts, dress pants, skirts, dresses, shoes, belts, jewelry, and other accessories. All sizes are needed and welcomed, though there is a particular need for clothing in XL and plus sizes. 

The alumni chapters are eager to again support McDaniel College students on their journey to career success, by preparing them for professional interviews and jobs. 

Can't make it to a Green Terror Gathering? Email the CEO office at ceo@mcdaniel.edu for drop off locations.


 

Alumni Event Virtual Trivia with Kahoot

Virtual! Kahoot Trivia Game Thursday, March 21, 2023, 7 - 8 p.m. EST

Join the Alumni Council Chapters Committee for an Alumni Kahoot Trivia game. Fernando Gomes '10 returns as the trivia game host just like 2020's virtual Homecoming trivia. Grab some dessert or a beverage and join in to test your McDaniel/WMC knowledge with alumni from across the country. We will have fun prizes to give away throughout the event and to the top trivia winners!

Bachelor's Fraternity 100th Year Celebration

Registration is Open! Alpha Gamma Tau Fraternity Centennial Celebration Saturday, April 13, 2024. Lacrosse Tailgate, 11:30 a.m., Gill Stadium. 100th Celebration, 6 p.m., Big Baker Chapel

SAVE THE DATE for this once in a lifetime celebration of the Bachelors at Western Maryland College/McDaniel College. All Alpha Gamma Tau Fraternity alumni, family and friends are invited for an alumni tailgate in the Albrittain Suite at Gill Stadium as the Green Terror faces off against Haverford. Then, later that evening, brothers only will gather on campus to rekindle fraternal bonds forged 100 years ago and reminisce about their time on the Hill. More information and registration to come!

1979 Men's Lacrosse Team Alumni Event

Registration is open! Men’s Lacrosse 1979 Championship Anniversary Celebration Saturday, April 20, 2024, 11:30 a.m. Alumni Check In/Welcome. Noon Faceoff, Gill Stadium, McDaniel College

SAVE THE DATE as men’s lacrosse alumni come together to celebrate the 45th anniversary of the 1979 Middle Atlantic Conference Champions. Lacrosse alumni from all eras are invited to catch the game from the stadium suite, meet current players and campus leadership, and reconnect with each other in recognition of this important milestone. 1979 team members in attendance will be introduced at midfield at halftime. More information and registration to come!

Sigma Phi Eplison Collage of pics

Save the Date! Sigma Phi Epsilon Alumni Tailgate Saturday, April 20, 2024, 11:30 a.m., Stadium Bowl, Gill Stadium, McDaniel College

 SAVE THE DATE for a Sigma Phi Epsilon Alumni Tailgate at Western Maryland College/McDaniel College. Sig Ep alums, friends, and family are invited to an epic tailgate to cheer on the men’s lacrosse and women’s softball teams as they battle it out against Swarthmore! For more information, contact Eric Disharoon ’92 at ericdisharoon@hotmail.com or (443) 627-0063.

Men’s lacrosse Faceoff – Noon

Women’s softball first pitch – 1 p.m.

Adventure Park at Sandy Spring Ax Throwing Alumni Event

Montgomery County Chapter Axe Throwing with Alumni and Friends Thursday, April 25, 2024, 5:30 - 7:30 p.m. at Adventure Park at Sandy Spring,

Join the Montgomery County Chapter for Axe Throwing at Adventure Axes at The Adventure Park at Sandy Spring on Thursday, April 25, 2024 from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Owners John Hines ’81 and Matt Hines ’15 are hosting this free event including beverages. No age limit necessary for attendance. Minimum 10 years old to participate in axe throwing.  Registration cuts off once we reach 40 registrants!

Alumni Happy Hour Location Maggies Restaurant

Carroll County Chapter Happy Hour at Maggie's Restaurant Thursday, May 2, 2024 from 5 - 7 p.m., Maggie's Restaurant, 310 Green St., Westminster

Whether you live in Carroll County or pass through on your way home, join us at Maggie's Restaurant on Thursday, May 2 from 5-7 p.m. for a Green Terror gathering. We will be located on their porch weather permitting. The first beverage is on the Alumni Engagement office!

Alumni Weekend Bucket Hats

SAVE THE DATE! Alumni Weekend 2024 May 31 - June 2, 2024

Stay tuned for more information but in the meantime, mark your calendars for Alumni Weekend 2024. 

Our 2nd Annual Alumni Weekend is being planned for all Green Terrors to reunite on the Hill. Milestone reunions for class years ending with a 4 or an 9 will be celebrated. Alumni will again have the option to stay right on campus in a residence hall! Additional details to follow.

Homecoming tailgating

Save the Date! Homecoming 2024 November 1-2, 2024

All Green Terrors are invited back to the Hill for Homecoming 2024 featuring:

  • Athletics Hall of Fame Inductees
  • Brunch with the Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) Committee of the Alumni Council
  • Bi-annual Memorial Bell Ringing Ceremony
  • Day of Sports
  • Tailgating, Decades Tent, Football

Bring your Green and Gold spirit as we cheer on our student-athletes!

Baker Memorial Chapel at night

College Ties Can Ne'er Be Broken

Gathering together to celebrate and reminisce among friends and classmates, speaking to students groups, and volunteering to mentor are the best parts of being a Green Terror. In addition to signature events, the Alumni Engagement Office at McDaniel offers a variety of programming (virtual and in-person) throughout the year to engage alumni in the mission of our campus, connecting generations of Green Terrors. Let us know how you want to be involved - we cannot wait to hear from you!

Connect With Us

Contact the Office of Alumni Engagement

Phone: 410-857-2296