As part of the McDaniel Plan, every McDaniel student needs to complete a culminating project their senior year. These projects, commonly referred to “capstones” or “senior seminars,” depending on the major, are a way for students to embark on a major project of their choosing within their major.
Because I’ll be doing my senior sem [...]
If you’ve ever toured McDaniel, you might have heard some pretty nice things about our professors, including but not limited to the fact that they’re AWESOME and that professors often like to have students over for dinner at their homes. While this is not true of all professors (though I can still dream that certain [...]
It’s that time of the semester–the time when students seem a little drowsier and a lot busier than normal. With only two weeks of class before finals week, this is completely to be expected. I’ve noticed that the library is starting to get fuller and more people are scheduling appointments at the writing center than [...]
Yesterday, before I dashed off to the spelling bee, I had the pleasure of attending the unveiling of this year’s issue of Contrast, McDaniel’s literary magazine.
The unveiling of Contrast is a lovely way to honor the hard work of all of the writers and artists who submitted to the magazine [...]
Tonight I finished off this week’s trifecta of fun English major events (which also included Shakespeare in the Square and the Contrast Lit Mag unveiling) by going to Carroll Literacy Council’s 15th “Anyul Spelin’ Be” as the alternate for the English department’s “We Spell McDaniel” team.
This was my third spelling bee on the team [...]