News Archive - May 2019

McDaniel College Class of 2019
Amid the cheers and applause of family and friends, the McDaniel College Class of 2019 — 358 bachelor’s candidates in all — crossed the stage to receive their degrees May 25 during the College’s 149th Commencement… Full Story

 

McDaniel College 2019 Argonaut award winner Taylor Bauman
Taylor Bauman, a Biology major from Charlottesville, Va., received the Argonaut Award for highest GPA of 4.0 in her entire completed course of study and the Mary Ward Lewis Prize as the most outstanding female graduating senior during… Full Story

 

Steve Pearson McDaniel College professor of Art
Steven Pearson, professor of Art and Art History, brings a creative and innovative approach to his classes that invariably inspire, empower and energize his students. Pearson’s dedication to his art and to his students mirror the values of… Full Story

 

Master's degree graduates 2019
With the support of friends and family, 246 master’s candidates received their degrees during McDaniel College’s graduate Commencement ceremony, the first time in the College’s history that a separate ceremony was held for master’s level… Full Story

 

On the eve of their May 25 graduation, McDaniel College seniors were honored with academic, activity and leadership awards at the Senior Investiture and Honors Convocation. A list of awardees appears below. Full Story

 

Wondering about the Class of 2019? What are their top choices of majors? How many states and countries are represented among the graduates? Where did they study abroad? Here is a close-up view of McDaniel’s newest alumni, by the… Full Story

 

McDaniel ROTC cadets commission as second lieutenants 2019
Six McDaniel graduating seniors were commissioned as Army officers at 10 a.m. May 24 in a ceremony in Baker Memorial Chapel that also celebrated the 100th anniversary of the Green Terror Battalion. Cadets from Mount St. Mary’s University and… Full Story

 

mcDaniel College graduating seniors class of 2019
McDaniel’s Class of 2019 is prime Gen Z. Determined. Innovative. Diligent. Unassuming. Game changing. Celebratory. Practical. Empowered. Authentic. Kind. Full Story

 

Bill Long Nancy Speck Rick Smith
The McDaniel College Board of Trustees presented its prestigious Trustee Alumni Award to Nancy A. Speck, an internationally-recognized leader in the field of hematology. She earned a bachelor’s degree in both Biology and Chemistry from the… Full Story

 

Decker Center renovation rendering
President Roger N. Casey joined by Board Chair Martin K.P. Hill and Mary Lynn Durham '70, a member of the Board of Trustees, with her husband, Bill Roj '70, unveiled plans for the renovation of the Decker College Center during a May 10… Full Story

 

Ken Koons, former Carroll County Times photographer, received the 2019 Delta of Maryland Lifelong Learner Award from the Phi Beta Kappa national honor society at McDaniel College during the chapter’s "Celebration of the Liberal Arts." Full Story

 

McDaniel College students Katie Holland, Atticus Rice and Cari Witherow in the new greenhouse
Be a greener Terror. The call-to-action is popping up all over campus like tulips in the spring. “Be a greener Terror” stands proud on an environmental book display in Hoover library and shouts from Earth Week posters and activity tables in… Full Story

 

Photo of McDaniel College Trumpeters
Nearly 30 honors for academic achievement and leadership were awarded to juniors, sophomores and first-year students during the April 28 Spring Awards ceremony held in Decker Center Forum. Students were also named to two prestigious… Full Story