News Archive - November 2017

McDaniel College Theatre Arts lecturer Gené Fouché  and her husband Tad Janes, founders of Maryland Ensemble Theatre
When Theatre Arts lecturer Gené Fouché and her husband Tad Janes first envisioned their own theatre company, neither would have guessed the role their dream — the Maryland Ensemble Theatre or MET — would play in the education of Theatre… Full Story

 

Chances are none of professor Dana Ferraris’ organic chemistry students had considered a career or internship in whiskey making before Miscellaneous Distillery owner Dan McNeill visited class. Full Story

 

McDaniel College gospel choir performs in concert.
Read on for a list of events on the Hill in the coming weeks. For a complete list, see McLive. Full Story

 

Photo of McDaniel College entrance in the snow
Make McDaniel College part of your holidays this year. Enjoy a light show synchronized to music at the stadium, shop for gifts at the art club’s art fair or from librarian Jane Sharpe’s book gift list and take in a concert or two or even all… Full Story

 

Photo of English professor Kathy Mangan recognized for 40 years of service to McDaniel College
During the College’s annual seniority recognition luncheon, 37 faculty and staff members were recognized for 10, 15, 20, 30 and 40 years of service — a total of 550 years. Full Story

 

Photo of stained glass panels created by students for
McDaniel College's Department of Art and Art History presents, in celebration of the College's 150th anniversary, “Views of McDaniel,” a multi-disciplinary exhibition of student, faculty and local artists’ work that uses McDaniel as… Full Story

 

Photo of McDaniel College swimmer Samantha Smith
McDaniel won its first two matches en route to a 2-1 day at the Green Terror Duals in non-conference wrestling action and men’s and women’s swimming won meets on Nov. 18. Full Story

 

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Photo of McDaniel College volleyball team raising hands after news of ECAC tournament bid
McDaniel women’s and men's soccer and volleyball earned post-season action. Volleyball (19-8) hosts Bethany (22-12) in an Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) Division III tournament first-round match Nov. 8 while women’s soccer… Full Story

 

Photo of McDaniel students Will Lampert, Jenna Barth and Emily Renfro with Psychology professor Holly Chalk (second from right)
Professor Holly Chalk’s First Year Seminar (FYS) students are beginning to see that iconic villain Darth Vader in the light of a different star as they explore “The Psychology of ‘Star Wars’” and uncover the roots of Vader’s probable anxiety… Full Story

 

Photo with words Holiday Light Show referencing the holiday light show at McDaniel College
Read on for a list of events on the Hill in the coming weeks. 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
McDaniel College presents the musical thriller “Carrie,” based on Stephen King’s best-selling novel. Performances are Nov. 15–18 at 7:30 p.m. on campus in WMC Alumni Hall. Note: the show contains adult material, including mature language and… Full Story

 

Photo of Gill Physical Education Learning Center at McDaniel College
McDaniel College has begun construction on a $6.6 million project to expand and modernize classroom and research facilities in the Gill Physical Education Learning Center. The project is supported by a $3 million grant approved by the state… Full Story

 

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McDaniel students Riley Palmer and Kristel Penaso at the Bugs, Bones and Treats Halloween table
Skeletons, skulls and flesh-eating beetles with a treat of Swedish fish thrown into the pot — imaginations ran wild among McDaniel’s Biology students and their anatomy professor when they discovered that the Maryland STEM Festival kick off… Full Story