Hill Happenings 9-10-19 to 10-10-19

Playbill from
September 10, 2019

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

Art on View, “This system is working,” an exhibit by Maryland artist Christian Benefiel, through Sept. 27, Rice Gallery, Peterson Hall. Gallery hours: 410-857-2595.

Holloway Lecture, “Shakespeare, Seriously,” Amanda Bailey, professor and chair of the English Department at the U. of Maryland, Sept. 10, 7:30 p.m., McDaniel Lounge.

Constitution Day, Executive United States Attorney Stephen Schenning, Sept. 12, 7 p.m., Decker Auditorium, Lewis Hall of Science. Info: cleahy@mcdaniel.edu.

On Stage*, “Best of Enemies” features both McDaniel College and Coppin State University Theatre Arts students in their first-ever co-production, Sept. 18-21 at 7:30 p.m. and Sept. 22 at 3 p.m. at Coppin State U. and Oct. 2-5 at 7:30 p.m. at WMC Alumni Hall Theatre, written by Mark St. Germain, directed by Coppin State Theatre Arts faculty member Willie Jordan. Box office: Coppin State, 410-951-3369, or McDaniel, 410-857-2448. (Note: The show contains strong language, including racially offensive language, and mature themes.)

Guest Artist Lecture, Sarah Sandman, a Brooklyn-based artist, designer, and activist, Sept. 18, 6 p.m.,  Peterson Hall, Room 104. Info: 410-857-2595.

Global Initiatives, “Complicit,” World Wise Documentary Film Series, Sept. 23, 6:30 p.m., Decker Auditorium, Lewis Hall of Science. Info: amcnichols@mcdaniel.edu.

Concert*, Chamber Music on the Hill, The Charm City Players, with violists Renate Falkner and Karin Brown and cellists Steven Thomas and Daniel Levitov, Sept. 22, 3 p.m., McDaniel Lounge. Info: 410-857-2599.

Admissions, Discover McDaniel Day, Sept. 27, 10 a.m., Decker Auditorium, Lewis Hall of Science, RSVP: visits@mcdaniel.edu or 800-638-5005.

Global Initiatives, “The World in Our Hands: The Smartphone Industry, Africa, China and You,” a Global Issues Colloquium, Oct. 1, 6:30 p.m., McDaniel Lounge. Information: amcnichols@mcdaniel.edu.

Art on View, “Let me recite what history teaches,” an exhibit by Thomas Lail, professor of Fine Arts at Hudson Valley Community College, SUNY, Oct. 3–Nov. 1, artist’s reception: Oct. 3, 5:30-7:30 p.m., with a gallery talk at 6 p.m., Rice Gallery, Peterson Hall. Gallery hours: 410-857-2595.

Alumni Association Awards Banquet*, Dinner & Program, Oct. 4, 7 p.m., Gill Center. Info: www.mcdaniel.edu/homecoming.

Admissions, Discover McDaniel Day, Oct. 5, 10 a.m., Decker Auditorium, Lewis Hall of Science, RSVP: visits@mcdaniel.edu or 800-638-5005.

Homecoming on the Hill, Oct. 5, 1 p.m. kick off, Kenneth R. Gill Stadium. Info: www.mcdaniel.edu/homecoming.

Common Ground on the Hill*, The Sisters of Slide, Rory Block and Cindy Cashdollar, Oct. 5, 7:30 p.m. Carroll Arts Center, Westminster. Info: 410-857-2771 or www.commongroundonthehill.org.  

SmartTALK, Frank Kratovil, associate judge, Third District Court, Queen Anne’s County and former U.S. Representative, Oct. 10, 7 p.m., McDaniel Lounge.

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.

"Best of Enemies," a co-production of McDaniel College and Coppin State University Theatre Arts students on stage Sept. 18-22 at Coppin and Oct. 2–5 at McDaniel.