If you’re on a restricted diet, dining options in your college town can play a pretty big role in where you choose to go. For all of my veggie friends out there who are interested in McDaniel, I’d like to give a rundown of good local restaurants. (I’ve also written about vegetarianism on campus: check [...]
The senior seminar–referred to as the Capstone Experience in the McDaniel Plan–serves as a chance to apply what they have learned in classes in their major to a larger project. The project varies depending on the program of study; some majors will work on a research project and show their findings at a poster presentation, [...]
Ever have an idea for a service project, but no idea how to fund it? In college, there’s are various ways to obtain funding to make philanthropic dreams into reality.
Specifically at McDaniel, students apply each year for the Griswold-Zepp award in order to fund their volunteer projects. This year, Palabras to Words, McDaniel’s TESOL [...]
While it’s tempting to cuddle up in bed and try to hibernate until April on chilly days like the ones we’ve been having, winter weather also provides the opportunity to grab a friend or a book and head to one of Westminster’s local coffee shops. A few of my favorites that are within walking distance [...]
Ah, Jan term, how do I love thee? Let me count the ways. It’s an extended holiday break for some, a chance to get out of the country for others. It can provide an opportunity to make extra cash, a chance to enjoy campus without the stress of a full class load, or a chance [...]