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News Archive - June 2014

Common Ground on the Hill attendees jam on instruments together.
Read on for a list of events on the Hill in the coming weeks. More information about summer camps on the Hill. Full Story


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During the week-long McDaniel Music Camp, middle and high school students are exposed to music theory, conducting, world music and new instruments, while learning pieces for a concert to be performed at the end of the week.   Full Story


Max Seigel, left, performing his composition and Peter Wenger, right, reciting his original poem
In the final week of “Principles of Biology,” Max Seigel tucked his violin under his chin, lifted his bow and treated his classmates to an original composition – a melodic mating of violin and piano that produced a musical offspring alike… Full Story


Jordan Butler in front of Gill Stadium.
Graduate student Jordan Butler, a self-proclaimed cinephile, drew from his own experiences as a student-athlete to write his first screenplay, “Charles Street Rivals,” and won a first place in the Baltimore Screenwriters Competition. Full Story


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This summer, McDaniel College is showcasing its McDaniel pride or "McSwagger" with a social media campaign.  Full Story


Picture of an elementary aged student in a classroom with his arm raised.
The National Council on Teacher Quality (NCTQ) ranked McDaniel College’s undergraduate elementary education program among the best in the nation for the second consecutive year.  Full Story


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For sophomore Theatre Arts major Josh Harding, “The Nature of Science” is unlike anything he has ever taken before. As he worked with his classmates to locate epicenters of earthquakes and estimate the amount of sandwiches made in the dining… Full Story


Jennifer Glennon
Jennifer Glennon has been named Director of Human Resources at McDaniel College. Glennon, who has led the office in an interim capacity since the end of January, was hired following a national search.  Full Story