Law school program gives McDaniel student a head start

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Ashley Day ’12 has two years before she’ll earn her bachelor’s degree at McDaniel College, but already she is delving into law school classes.Day recently completed a summer stint with the Charles Hamilton Houston Scholars Program at… Full Story


Summer program boosts D.C. high-school students’ skills and confidence

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College, confidence and a connection to the world beyond their D.C. neighborhoods seemed a little more within reach for some 200 rising high school seniors who recently completed the College Success Foundation’s Summer Academic Enrichment… Full Story


Campus hums with activity in the summer too

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By the time fall arrives to the sound of Old Main bell welcoming the class of 2014, McDaniel College will have hosted more than 4,000 members of 35 groups, from athletes to musicians, cadets to parishioners, cheerleaders to detectives. That,… Full Story


Women’s basketball squad scores academically

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McDaniel’s women’s basketball squad ranked 13th in all of Division III in the Women's Basketball Coaches Association’s 2009-10 Academic Top 25 Team Honor Roll.The Green Terror, who finished the season with a 20-7 overall record (16-4… Full Story


Students immerse in culture during summer study abroad programs

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While fall and spring semesters remain top choices for study abroad, more than a dozen McDaniel students spent summer experiencing new vistas and cultures they say will change their lives forever.“I will never be the same,” says Lauren… Full Story


Autumn on the Hill: A preview

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There’s nothing quite like fall on the Hill. Students from 39 states and 21 countries replace campers and conference goers in the residence halls. Autumn’s earth tones shadow green – except of course for the green in Green Terror.… Full Story


Ravens launch 15th training camp at McDaniel

They’re here – the Baltimore Ravens launched their 15th training camp at McDaniel College today with two practices, 8:45 a.m. and 3:30 p.m.. Camp runs through Aug. 20.Ravens rookies, quarterbacks and select players take part in four… Full Story


Baltimore-based Foundation honors McDaniel for admissions counseling

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McDaniel College alumna Gina King and incoming freshman Jamaal Barnes were recognized by the CollegeBound Foundation at its 22nd Annual Scholars’ Luncheon held July 28 in Baltimore. Gina King who served as director of Admissions was named… Full Story


Six professors join McDaniel’s distinguished faculty

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McDaniel’s newest six faculty members expand both academic and research opportunities at the college to include topics that range from geology to cinematography, Islamist activism and violence to the effects of pollution on lobsters, the… Full Story


U.S. News & World Report Ranks McDaniel Among First Tier

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McDaniel College was ranked in the first tier among national liberal arts colleges as released today in the U.S. News & World Report 2011 annual college rankings. Full Story


It’s Purple Thursday AGAIN at McDaniel College

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With temperatures back in the 90’s this week, McDaniel College will help Ravens football fans keep cool. On Thursday, August 19, windshield sunshades will be distributed to the first 250 guests entering the Main Street campus gateway for… Full Story


McDaniel ranks in top 100 of nation’s liberal arts colleges

McDaniel College, with its unyielding commitment to providing life-changing experiences for its students and strong graduation rate, ranks among the top 100 of the nation’s liberal arts colleges, as reported in Washington Monthly… Full Story


McDaniel senior wins study abroad scholarship

Izabella Baer-Benchoff, a senior at McDaniel College, has been awarded a Gilman International Scholarship to study this fall at the University of Jordan in Amman.The Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship Program, which awards up to… Full Story


Parade magazine names McDaniel to A-List

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Parade magazine named McDaniel College to its A-List of America’s Top 25 liberal arts colleges based the opinions of high school counselors across the country.In the Aug. 22, 2010, article, the magazine says, “The best liberal-arts… Full Story


First Principles still inspire McDaniel experience

For nearly 30 years, a mission statement of 250 words has guided and inspired the liberal arts education of students on the Hill.First Principles, written in 1981 by English professors Keith Richwine and Del Palmer, were adopted in May of… Full Story


Premiere SmartTalk at McDaniel features Pulitzer Prize-winning graduate

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McDaniel alumna Wendy Ruderman talks about the old-fashioned, hit-the-streets reporting that won her the 2010 Pulitzer Prize for Investigative Reporting during the debut of the series SmartTalk at McDaniel at 11 a.m. to noon Sept. 25 in WMC… Full Story