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News Archive - November 2014

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Raymond Boly spent the first 14 years of his life in the West African nation of Burkina Faso. Next summer, thanks to a travel award from Royal Air Maroc/African Studies Association, the junior Political Science and International Studies… Full Story


Pictured (l to r) Art professor Steve Pearson, Amanda Owens, Mathematics professor Spencer Hamblen.
The spotlight will shine on Amanda Owens’ accomplishments in both her majors — Art and Mathematics — in January at the 2015 Joint Mathematics Meetings in San Antonio. The senior from Doylestown, Pa., has had two paintings and an unrelated… Full Story


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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 25, 2014 Full Story


Jane Sharpe.
McDaniel Librarian Emerita Jane Sharpe returned to the McDaniel Lounge podium for the 23rd Books Sandwiched In event to delight her audience with holiday gift book ideas for kids and grown-ups alike.  Full Story


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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 20, 2014 Full Story


With adjunct professor Britt Burr ’11 are Drama Therapy students, (front row, l-r): Chloe Gudmundsson ’17, Emily Wendler ’15, Jessica Anderson ’16, Sammy Arana ’16, Christina Bateman ’17, (back row) Ashley Manning ’15, Jeremy Simon ’17, De
Emily Wendler bursts into Drama Therapy class, looks around the room and grins. Full Story


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When they roll out the red carpet for VideoPalooza Dec. 4, film aficionados will be treated to eight original premieres, the capstone films of senior Cinema majors — including for the first time ever, one in Vietnamese with subtitles and… Full Story


Classroom of students interacting.
“From Chaos to Compromise.” “Ideas That Made America.” “From Grimm to Disney.” These First Year Seminar (FYS) courses are only a small sample of the more than 30 options incoming students had to choose from this… Full Story


Students and faculty at the UMBC Undergraduate Research Symposium, (l-r) Biology professor Cheng Huang, Jessie Kitts ’16, Laura Maurer ’16, Marlee Nelson ’14, Anna Kokubu ’16, Biology professor Susan Parrish, Chemistry instructor Stephen Robertson
Molecular Biology major Jessie Kitts and Biology major Anna Kokubu took home first and second places respectively in their sections Oct. 25-26 at the University of Maryland Baltimore County Undergraduate Research Symposium in the Chemical… Full Story


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Thanksgiving meals in the dining hall are a campus tradition, one that dates as far back as the 1800’s, and students still look forward to the special menu and the chance to say “thanks.” Full Story


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WBAL features therapy dogs on campus to help students transition to college and the Carroll County Times talks with three McDaniel students who presented papers at a conference on the Muslim world in Istanbul, Turkey. Full Story


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Five student teams made up of Business, Economics, Accounting and Finance majors from McDaniel College, Juniata College, Towson University and Elizabethtown College competed in the fourth annual Gill/McDaniel College Finance Case Competition.  Full Story


College Choir.
More than 130 McDaniel College students headline a myriad of musical performances to round out the year. For more information about the concerts, which are free and open to the public, call 410-857-2599. Full Story


Jim Hindman.
Jim Hindman, former Green Terror football coach, entrepreneur and founder of Jiffy Lube International, will be on campus Dec. 2 to discuss and sign his new book, “Was Blind but Now I See,” about his challenges with macular… Full Story


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McDaniel College has received a positive bond rating from Standard & Poor’s. According to S&P, McDaniel’s revised debt rating outlook on its ‘BBB+’ rating points to the college’s recent enrollment stabilization, improved operations and net… Full Story


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Senior Steph Perez passes 1,000-point mark Nov. 16 during the women’s basketball win at the McDaniel Tipoff Tournament, while Kristin Hart and Nicole Hill are named to All-Centennial Conference women’s soccer teams, and Bayley Vohs makes the… Full Story


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Read on for a list of events on the Hill in the coming weeks. Full Story


Poster for the satellite conference for Creative Time Summit 2014 held at McDaniel on Nov. 17-18.
McDaniel will host a satellite conference for Creative Time Summit 2014 Nov. 17-18. This event is free and open to the public. Full Story


Erin Giles and Jake Shade
Newly elected Allegany County commissioner Jake Shade and his campaign manager, Communication major Erin Giles, both won big on Election Day 2014. Best friends since fifth grade in Cumberland, Md., the 21-year-olds’ first venture into… Full Story


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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 4, 2014 Full Story


Students tailgating around McDaniel's stadium field.
McDaniel’s tailgating reputation grows. The Nov./Dec. issue of Tailgater magazine features tailgating McDaniel style.  Full Story


Members from the Green Terror football team spend time reading to elementary age kids.
On Oct. 31, 26 members of McDaniel’s football team spent the afternoon reading Halloween-themed books to students at Park Hills Elementary School in Hanover, Pa. Full Story


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McDaniel’s distinguished faculty have presented and published their work nationally and internationally. Among their most recent accomplishments and accolades are: Full Story


Ryan O'Boyle
Ryan O'Boyle of North Reading, Mass., went 4-0 with three pins Nov. 1 to win the 133-pound weight class and lead McDaniel at the Messiah Invitational in season-opening wrestling action. The Green Terror finished fourth at the eight-team… Full Story


Mara Seibert with a client.
Never in one place for more than a year, Mara Seibert ’13 describes herself as an insatiably curious humanitarian traveler. As Field Communications Fellow with HOPE International, she is earning that title. Full Story


Picture of Bobby González.
Read on for a list of events on the Hill in the coming weeks.  Full Story


Midsummer Night's Dream poster
McDaniel College students perform in “A Midsummer Night’s Dream,” one of William Shakespeare’s most popular romantic comedies. Directed by Elizabeth van den Berg, Theatre Arts chair at the college, performances are 7:30 p.m. Nov. 19-22 on… Full Story


Nat'l Chocolate Cupcake Day
October 18, 2017, 11:00 am
Dinner on Us
October 18, 2017, 5:00 pm
150 Years on the Hill at Rice Gallery
October 19, 2017, 10:00 am
Family Weekend at On Campus
October 20, 2017, 8:00 am
Historical Walking Tour at WMC Alumni Hall
October 21, 2017, 12:00 am
October 21, 2017, 12:00 am
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