I’ve been planning out my classes for this semester since the middle of October. Looking at course offerings is one of my favourite ways to procrastinate–it seems productive! A lot of people have trouble coming up with what they want to take and rely on their advisors to suggest classes and help them [...]
These past few days, I’ve been participating in Leadership Engagement and Development (LEAD), which is a program for freshmen to develop leadership skills and learn about opportunities to get involved with various aspects of college life in the upcoming years. Almost thirty of us were chosen through the application process and we had [...]
By now, if you’re a high school senior who has committed to attending McDaniel this fall, you’re in the middle of taking a number of steps to ready you for coming to McDaniel in August. One the most important of those steps is choosing your First Year Seminar class, more commonly known as an FYS.
Believe it or not, upperclassmen are a big part of the First Year Program. Once you begin filling everything out to start your Freshman year you fill out a questionnaire picking your top three FYS choices. Your First Year Seminar (FYS) is designed to be a class that will prepare you for all other college [...]