News Archive - October 2017

McDaniel Green Terror mascot sports a brand new look
Welcomed by the cheers of McDaniel family and friends, the new Green Terror skipped through “the arch” and onto the field to celebrate the College’s first 150 years on the Hill during Homecoming and Family Weekend pre-game… Full Story

 

Chemistry professor Dana Ferraris, women's soccer coach Sandy Lagana, soccer co-captains Abby Keen and Kristen Upton
For most of the week, you’ll find McDaniel’s faculty athletic mentors in labs or studios or discussing Byzantine art with a group Art History majors. But come Game Day, these professors exchange lab coats and laptops for Green Terror fan… Full Story

 

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(left to right) McDaniel student Fangluo Chen, Biology professor Cheng Huang, and students Harrison Curnutte and Garrett Gregoire
Biology professor Cheng Huang and his research students over the past three years are earning national attention for their work with a gene that is a novel regulator of blood cell fate specifications. Full Story

 

McDaniel College SmartTALK promo image for panel
President Roger Casey will lead a conversation with three alumni who have risen to the top of their medical professions Nov. 8 at 7 p.m., when the McDaniel College SmartTALK series returns to Decker Center Forum. The event is free and open… Full Story

 

McDaniel College volunteers and participants in German American Day at the college
Students from 20 middle schools and high schools from Maryland, Washington, D.C., and Pennsylvania traveled to campus on Oct. 17 for the annual German-American Culture Day. Now in its 23rd year, students studying German from throughout the… Full Story

 

McDaniel junior Emma Bartels-Jones as Carrie and Elizabeth van den Berg, chair of McDaniel’s Theatre Arts department, as Carrie's mother Margaret
Read on for a list of events on the Hill in the coming weeks.  Full Story

 

Photo of McDaniel cross country runner Gavin Gibson
Gavin Gibson of Newark, Del., won the race by four seconds and turned in the fastest time ever for McDaniel on the course Oct. 14 at the Hood College Open in men's cross country action. The Green Terror is back in action at the Centennial… Full Story

 

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The new look of McDaniel College's mascot, the Green Terror.
Welcomed by the cheers of McDaniel family and friends, the new Green Terror debuted at Saturday’s Homecoming and Family Weekend pre-game festivities celebrating the College’s 150 years on the Hill. Full Story

 

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Detail of the new Green Terror mascot to be revealed during Homecoming Oct. 21
The countdown is on for McDaniel’s 150th birthday celebration, Homecoming, Family Weekend and the Green Terror’s big reveal — all in one activity-packed weekend Oct. 20–21 on the Hill. Full Story

 

Favour Ubani (right) discusses her cell phone holder with professor Katie Staab while Jillian Stewart works in the background.
A class full of first-year students are “Tinkering with Discovery” in the First Year Seminar their professor hopes will serve as a metaphor for life. Full Story

 

McDaniel College student Valerie Lamb at her internship at the U.S. Mint
Before Valerie Lamb ’18 reported to work for her summer internship, she knew little about the U.S. Mint or its Heritage Assets Program. The Miami native had never lived in Washington, D.C., nor learned to navigate its metro system. She was… Full Story

 

Photo of N.J. Teacher of the Year Amy Andersen, McDaniel Deaf Education graduate
McDaniel alumna Amy Andersen M.S. ’96 has been named New Jersey Teacher of the Year for the 2017-18 school year. An American Sign Language teacher at Ocean City High School, she earned her master's degree in Deaf Education from McDaniel and… Full Story

 

Kathryn Dixon, McDaniel College women's soccer team member
Sixth-year head coach Sandy Lagana recorded her 72nd victory to become the program’s all-time winningest coach Oct. 7 when McDaniel scored an 8-1 win over Bryn Mawr in Centennial Conference (CC) women's soccer action. Full Story

 

Photo of McDaniel College student Jasmin Chavez celebrating the Taste of Latin America dinner
Read on for a list of events on the Hill in the coming weeks.  Full Story

 

McDaniel College has received approval from the Maryland Higher Education Commission to offer a post-baccalaureate graduate certificate for gifted and talented education specialists. The Gifted and Talented Education Specialist (GATES)… Full Story

 

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