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News Archive 08/20/2013

First-Year Students Go the Distance for McDaniel

Alyona Skovorodnikova from Krasnoyarsk, Siberia.
Alyona Skovorodnikova says the city of Westminster is “very different” from her hometown of Krasnoyarsk in the middle of Siberia, from its milder climate to its small-town charm to its easy proximity to the cultural centers of Baltimore… Full Story


Research unravels mystery of early detective fiction

Natalie Stefanelli with English professor Mary Bendel-Simso.
Natalie Stefanelli has spent the summer reading and proofing 150-year-old detective fiction before it is posted online in the Westminster Detective Library, established by two McDaniel professors. Full Story


McDaniel master’s alumni named top Maryland teachers

George McGurl
Two graduates of McDaniel’s Curriculum & Instruction master’s degree program have been recognized as top teachers in Maryland. Full Story


McDaniel College named among the “Best in the Northeast” by Princeton Review

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McDaniel College is named by The Princeton Review’s "Best in the Northeast" listing of 226 colleges and universities on its newest website feature. Full Story


College recognizes professors with promotions and tenure

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Nine faculty members have received tenure and promotions effective August 2013. Full Story


Parents selected to join McDaniel Board as non-voting visitors

Eric Dezenhall and Robert “Robin” Salomon III will join the McDaniel Board of Trustees as parent visitors at the fall meeting in October. Both are parents of current undergraduates enrolled at the college. Full Story


Homecoming Eve is big awards night for alumni

 Alumni Sports Hall of Fame awards
Recognition of outstanding alumni for both professional, voluntary service and athletic achievements will now be wrapped into one high-impact awards banquet as one of the ambitious initiatives outlined by the Alumni Association… Full Story


Artist’s West Virginia childhood inspired exhibition paintings

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A solo exhibition at McDaniel College runs Aug. 27 through Sept. 20, showcasing mixed media paintings by Evan Boggess that are drawn from his childhood in the West Virginia mountains. “Pressure/Heat/Time: Paintings by Evan Boggess” will be… Full Story


Professors’ books, publications and creativity awarded

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McDaniel professors were honored with book, publications and creativity awards at the opening of the 2013-2014 academic year. Full Story


SmartTALK, tailgating, concerts and more on fall calendar

The Harcum family helps move their daughter into her dorm room during Class of 2016 move-in day.
This fall on the Hill is an inviting menu of French films, concerts, plays, two SmartTalks, Homecoming, Sunday brunch, art exhibitions, sports – and of course McDaniel’s top-rated tailgating in the bowl at Gill Stadium. Full Story


Communication major balances classes and career in sports journalism

Jake Rill
Sophomore Jake Rill mixed things up a little when he began his dream career as a sports journalist covering the Baltimore Orioles and high school and college teams even before he registered for his first class at McDaniel.   Full Story


McDaniel welcomes eight new faculty members

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Eight distinguished scholars join the 149-member McDaniel faculty, bringing with them a plethora of scholarly interests that increase the opportunities for scholarship and research at the college. Full Story


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Dinner on Us
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150 Years on the Hill at Rice Gallery
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Family Weekend at On Campus
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Historical Walking Tour at WMC Alumni Hall
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