Hill Happenings 4-30-19 to 5-28-19

Ben McKay, Greysen Brockbank, Sam Shoemaker, Adelaide Fischer and Rachel Zanoni
April 29, 2019

Read on for a list of events on the Hill in the coming weeks. For a complete list, see McLive.

Art on View, Senior Capstone Exhibition Two, “EnvironMental: Exploring Inside & Out,” May 2–17, Artists’ reception: May 2, 5:30-7:30 p.m., with a gallery talk at 6 p.m. Rice Gallery, Peterson Hall Gallery Hours: 410-857-2595.

Student African Drum Ensemble and Making Rock Showcase, Student African Drum Ensemble is directed by Pape Demba “Paco” Samb, a Senegalese Griot or West African storyteller, singer and musician, and students in the “Making Rock” class are directed by Roxanne Wehking, May 2, 7 p.m., Decker Center Forum.

Golden Reunion Weekend, May 3-5.

Spring Clean Up, Join McDaniel students in community service projects around Westminster, in partnership with the Boys and Girls Club of Westminster, May 4, 9 a.m.–noon, Downtown Westminster. Information: ceo.mcdaniel.edu/events

Concert, The Westminster Symphony Orchestra, directed by Linda Kirkpatrick, May 4, 3 p.m., Scott Center at Carroll Community College. Information: 410-386-8000.

Masterworks Chorale of Carroll County*, “Songs of Peace and Rejoicing,” directed by margaret Boudreaux, May 5, 3 p.m., Baker Memorial Chapel. Info and tickets: http://www.masterworksofcc.org

Phi Beta Kappa Celebration of the Liberal Arts, Student Research Symposium and presentation of the PBK Lifelong Learner Award to a member of the greater Westminster community, May 5, 6 p.m., Wahrhaftig Room, Hoover Library.

Singing on Stage, Class performance of selections from operas and Broadway musicals, directed by Kyle Engler, May 5, 7:30 p.m., WMC Alumni Hall.

An Evening of Madrigals, Renaissance pieces to contemporary jazz vocal music and everything in between, directed by Margaret Boudreaux. May 6, 7:30 p.m. Baker Chapel.

McDaniel Cinema Showcase, Showcase of Cinema student films, May 9, 7-10 p.m. Decker Auditorium, Lewis Hall of Science.

Jazz Night, Big Band swing, bebop, Jazz-rock, classic Blues and more, directed by Tim Jenkins, May 9, 7 p.m. WMC Alumni Hall.

College Band Concert, from classical to pop, directed by Linda Kirkpatrick, May 10, 7 p.m. WMC Alumni Hall.

Gospel Choir Concert, an evening of traditional and contemporary gospel music, directed by Shelley Ensor, May 11, 2 p.m. WMC Alumni Hall.

ROTC Commissioning, May 24, 10 a.m. Baker Memorial Chapel.

Commencement, May 25, 9 a.m. Master degrees, Sat., 3 p.m. Bachelor’s degrees. Gill Center.

All events are open to the public and free 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.

Cinema seniors present their films at McDaniel College Cinema Showcase on May 9, 7–10 p.m., in Decker Auditorium, Lewis Hall of Science.