News Archive - April 2019

McDaniel Commencement 2018
McDaniel College announces its 149th Commencement to be held on Saturday, May 25. More than 600 graduate and undergraduate degrees are expected to be awarded during two ceremonies:  Graduate ceremony begins at 9 a.m., followed by the… Full Story


Martin K.P. Hill
Martin K.P. Hill  Doctor of Humane Letters Full Story


McDaniel’s eighth president, Joan Develin Coley.
Joan Develin Coley, Ph.D. Former President of McDaniel College Full Story


Pape Demba “Paco” Samb
Students perform in the Student African Drum Ensemble and “Making Rock” Showcase on Thursday, May 2, at 7 p.m., in Decker Center Forum. The performance is free and open to the public.  Full Story


Rachael Fox
McDaniel junior Rachael Fox, Environmental Studies major from Crofton, Md., and her Fox Boots earned the top prize of $10,000 April 15 at the fourth Innovation Challenge finals. The mission of Fox Boots is to "build a women’s boot company… Full Story


Photo of McDaniel College choir director Margaret Boudreaux
Students perform in the College Choir Concert on Sunday, April 28, 7 p.m., in Baker Memorial Chapel at McDaniel College, 2 College Hill, Westminster, Md. The performance, titled “Of Wisdom and Folly,” is free and open to the public. Full Story


Lauren Baughan
Works by graduating Art students at McDaniel College are highlighted in two end-of-the-year senior capstone exhibitions. Both exhibitions take place in Rice Gallery, Peterson Hall, and feature a variety of media, from two- and… Full Story


McDaniel senior Jack Del Nunzio
Seniors were invited by McDaniel History faculty members to present shortened versions of their senior history colloquium papers at the Phi Alpha Theta History Honor Society Mid-Atlantic Regional Conference held March 30 at Bowie State… Full Story


Green Terror Battalion
On Friday, April 5, 13 McDaniel College were recognized at the ROTC President’s Review held at McDaniel, including: Full Story


McDaniel College announces a new Engineering track beginning in Fall 2019 that allows students to earn a bachelor’s degree in Physics with a specialization in Engineering.  Full Story


William Martin Stylish Thrift Innovation Challenge 2018
Five student teams compete April 15 at 6:30 p.m. in Decker Auditorium, Lewis Hall of Science, for a $10,000 top prize, $3,000 second place and $2,000 audience-choice third place by presenting their entrepreneurial ideas and products to a… Full Story


Global Fellows 2022
McDaniel College selects 14 freshmen into the Global Fellows program.  Full Story


Harold Baker and Provost Julia Jasken
McDaniel alumnus George Harold Baker, III, '71 and 30 students were inducted March 31 into the Delta of Maryland Chapter of the prestigious Phi Beta Kappa national honor society. Full Story


Cheeny Celebrado-Royer, McDaniel 2014 grad and Sondheim Prize finalist
Cheeny Celebrado-Royer, a 2014 alumna of McDaniel College, has been selected as one of seven finalists for the 14th annual Janet & Walter Sondheim Artscape Prize. Baltimore’s most prestigious artist award, the Sondheim Artscape Prize awards… Full Story