For business-major-turned-entrepreneur, making bikes for little people is a big deal

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For several years, Russ Morin ’10 had worked at the same bike shop on Solomon’s Island, helping cyclists sort through their many choices. It was a good way to keep busy and earn a few dollars.The Business Administration major never… Full Story


Professor’s study of romance novel helps bring genre respect

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Romance fiction is the best-selling genre of popular literature, accounting for $1.4 billion in annual sales and outselling both religious/inspirational books and science fiction fantasy, according to the Business of Consumer Book… Full Story


Alumni success confirms value of liberal arts education

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Four distinguished alumni returned to campus Sept. 21 to share the stories of their successes and discuss the relevance of an education anchored in the liberal arts and sciences during a day-long event sponsored by the Delta of Maryland… Full Story


M.A.C. Foundation grant to fund conservation projects

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McDaniel College’s 5-year-old Environmental Policy and Science program is among the first recipients of funds from the Margaret A. Cargill Foundation’s Development Grant program, which was publicly launched with an invitation-only… Full Story


Maryland’s independent-college presidents honor McDaniel alumnus

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McDaniel College alumnus and Maryland Senator Edward Kasemeyer said during his Sept. 18 campus visit that helping people solve problems is the greatest reward he receives as a long-serving politician. While on campus he addressed Political… Full Story


Alumni couple named Carroll County Family of the Year

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In decades of service, Pat and Arnold “Skip” Amass have logged countless hours and raised millions of dollars for the causes they have championed around Carroll County and across Maryland.The couple – both alumni of the Class of 1957… Full Story


Theatre Arts Department presents ‘The Rocky Horror Show’

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As senior Chris Molloy describes it, McDaniel College’s version of “The Rocky Horror Show” is like the cult-classic movie on steroids.“The show is not the movie, it’s better,” said Chris Molloy, a Theatre Arts major who plays the… Full Story


Students, faculty march for a good cause

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Several male faculty members recently slipped on their academic gowns – then donned hot pink pumps, red ballet slippers and polka-dotted slides. But make no mistake, these professors weren’t playing dress-up.They were among dozens who… Full Story


Hill Happenings

All events are free and open to the public unless otherwise indicated.- stage: New Work by Rick Delaney, through  Oct. 16, Esther Prangley Rice Galley, Peterson Hall. Opening reception: 7-9 p.m. Sept. 22. Full Story