Senior uses Griswold-Zepp award to help people in W. Va. town

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After two trips to McDowell County, W.Va., to sample stream water for his Environmental Studies capstone, senior Matt Gill knew without a doubt that he needed to find a way to help give back to the community there.The means for Gill to help… Full Story


Four juniors, 32 seniors are inducted into Phi Beta Kappa

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McDaniel College inducted four juniors and 32 graduating seniors March 25 into McDaniel's Delta of Maryland Chapter of Phi Beta Kappa. President Roger Casey, who holds a membership in the prestigious national honor society from Furman… Full Story


ROTC Dining Out celebrates cadets’ successes and camaraderie

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ROTC cadets from the Green Terror Battalion gathered recently for their annual Dining Out formal at Fort Detrick in Frederick, Md. The battalion is comprised of 93 cadets – 36 from McDaniel, 38 from Mount St. Mary’s and 19 from… Full Story


Diversity Week features film, workshop, music to highlight issues

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The music of New Orleans, a poverty simulation and various inspirational films focus on the issues during  “Diversity Week: Reflections on Diversity Through a Lens of Intersectionalities and Resilience” April 2-6, sponsored by… Full Story


The Hill magazine springs forth

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This issue features lots of action. See what it takes to become a veterinary surgeon. Get a glimpse behind the scenes of the massively multiplayer online game World of Warcraft. Learn about the man who helped the College score a brand-new… Full Story


McDaniel and K-12 students join talents in Tournament of Champions

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About 100 McDaniel College student volunteers teamed up with 66 K-12 students for the 23rd annual Tournament of Champions Mar 29.The event is designed for K-12 students with orthopedic, visual and behavioral needs who participate in regular… Full Story


Art students showcase their work in juried show

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The annual Kathryn E. Wentz Juried Undergraduate Exhibition at McDaniel College highlights the best artwork by students. The exhibition runs April 3-13 in Rice Gallery, Peterson Hall. An opening reception is 7-9 p.m. April 3.All students in… Full Story


Cinema professor wins trio of screenwriting awards

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Richard Brett is a man of many talents in the cinema industry – directing, editing, producing, and even operating the camera. Recently he won a trio of awards for doing what he loves best: Writing.Brett, Associate Professor of… Full Story


Sports, studies and volunteering prepare Psychology major for life

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Senior Chelsea Watkins hopes to turn her passion for sustainability, animals and the environment into a career. But first she will seize a once-in-a- lifetime opportunity to coach lacrosse in England.“It will be the coolest learning… Full Story


Washington insiders to speak on campus

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McDaniel College hosts a “Conversation with Washington Insiders” at 2:30 p.m. April 15, featuring a discussion with Washington, D.C., journalists and husband and wife, Al Hunt of Bloomberg News and Judy Woodruff of “PBS NewsHour.”Dr.… Full Story


McDaniel juniors learn to write in the language of their fields

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Physics, Art and Philosophy – and every other major at McDaniel – share a few course listings, among them the junior writing experience. But the similarities among these courses begin and end with the writing-in-the-discipline (WID)… Full Story


Sports Wrap

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Freshman Caroline Brehm of Hanover, Pa. threw her first collegiate no-hitter on Saturday – on Sunday, she twirled her first seven-inning no-no, keying a McDaniel doubleheader sweep of Haverford in Centennial Conference (CC) softball… Full Story


Hill Happenings

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- “New Orleans” Civil War Exhibit April 2-June 29, Hoover Library main floor.- Diversity week, April 2-7 Full Story


College’s partnership with community garners statewide service awards

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McDaniel professor Julia Jasken and Alpha Phi Omega service fraternity were honored March 31 by the Maryland-D.C. Campus Compact with two statewide awards for service learning and civic engagement. Full Story