Hill Happenings 10-24-17 to 11-15-17

McDaniel junior Emma Bartels-Jones as Carrie and Elizabeth van den Berg, chair of McDaniel’s Theatre Arts department, as Carrie's mother Margaret
October 24, 2017

Read on for a list of events on the Hill in the coming weeks. 

Art on View, “150 Years on the Hill,” the McDaniel College 150-year anniversary exhibition highlighting each decade of the College’s history, through Nov. 10, Rice Gallery, Peterson Hall Gallery, Info: 410-857-2595.

Global Dinner*, “Taste of Latin America: Quinceañera” dinner and cultural celebration, sponsored by Hispano-Latinx Alliance, Oct. 25, 6 p.m., Decker Center Forum. Tickets and info: cwronski@mcdaniel.edu.

Bones, Bugs and Treats, Beta Beta Beta Biological Honors Society and Biology students host as part of the Maryland STEM Festival, Oct. 31, 6–8 p.m., McDaniel Dept. of Campus Safety, Info: kstaab@mcdaniel.edu 

Common Ground on the Hill*, David Mallett, Nov. 4, 8 p.m., Carroll Arts Center, Westminster. Info: 410-857-2771 or www.commongroundonthehill.org.

Admissions, Weekend Discover McDaniel Day, for prospective undergraduates, Nov. 5, 1 p.m., Baker Memorial Chapel. RSVP: visits@mcdaniel.edu or 800-638-5005.

Chamber Music on the Hill*, The McDaniel College Faculty Brass Quintet, from classical to pop music, Nov. 5, 3 p.m., Baker Chapel. Ticket info: www.mcdaniel.edu/cmoth.

Maryland Commission for Women Listening Tour, Voices of Maryland Women, one of a series of public forums across the state, Nov. 6, 6–8 p.m., Decker Auditorium, Lewis Hall of Science. Info: 301-610-4523. Registration encouraged but not required at https://voicesofmarylandwomengirlscouts.eventbrite.com.

Focus on Aging, Theme: Matters of the Community, Nov. 7, 4:30-7:30 p.m., Decker Center Forum. Info: aging@mcdaniel.edu or 410-857-2500.

SmartTALK, Pres. Roger Casey in conversation with alumni medical professionals, Nov. 8, 7 p.m., Decker Center Forum.

Student Solo Recital, vocal and instrumental soloists, music spanning classical to contemporary, Nov. 10, 7 p.m., McDaniel Lounge. Info: 410-857-2599.

Monday Night Music, Lynne Griffith on horn, Nov. 13, 7 p.m., McDaniel Lounge. Info: 410-857-2599.

Mark Tayac and Piscataway Nation Singers and Dancers, Nov. 14, 7 p.m., Decker Center Forum.

On Stage*, “Carrie: The Musical,” book by Lawrence D. Cohen, lyrics by Dean Pitchford, music by Michael Gore, directed by Josh Selzer ’87, Theatre Arts dept., Nov. 15–18, 7:30 p.m., WMC Alumni Hall. Box office: 410-857-2448. Note: Play contains adult material, including mature language and violence.


All events are free and open to the public unless marked by an asterisk (*)

Requests for interpreters are welcome and can be made up to one week prior to the event by contacting interpretingservices@mcdaniel.edu. Other accommodation requests can be directed to Conference Services at 410-857-2212.

McDaniel junior Emma Bartels-Jones as Carrie and Theatre Arts professor Elizabeth van den Berg as Carrie's mother Margaret in the Theatre Arts department production of “Carrie: The Musical," directed by McDaniel alumnus Josh Selzer, on stage Nov. 15-18 at 7:30 p.m. in WMC Alumni Hall.