Articles by Emma Carter

Four of the  first  five days of the undergraduate spring semester were impacted by a wintry mix of inclement weather, closing the College early on Jan. 29 and Feb. 1 and causing 10 a.m. delayed openings on Jan. 30 and 31. (Atticus Rice / McDaniel Free Press).

First week of classes hit by snowfall

The first week of the new semester saw two early closures and two delays. Snow began to fall on Tuesday afternoon, prompting officials at the College to cancel all classes…


McComics Feb

McComics: February 4

Last semester, students in the communication department’s Communication and Culture course submitted weekly comics to the Free Press, and we are pleased to feature a few artists who have chosen…


Benjamin Steinhurst, Ph.D., demonstrates a crocheting method in his Crocheted Hyperbolic Geometry Jan term course. (Emma Carter / McDaniel Free Press)

Hooked on hyperbolic geometry

“How tall are your stitches?” and “are there any colors people would like me to get more of?” are not questions you typically hear a professor ask in a college…


archives

From the archives: January on the Hill

While January is typically a quiet month on campus, the College’s newspaper staff has often been on scene to report the new year’s first stories. Here are some January front-page articles students…


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McComics: December 9

Below is the final week of comic strips created by students in the communication department’s Communication and Culture course. On behalf of our staff, our readers, and all who involve themselves…


September 23, 2018

McComics: December 2

Below are the comic strips created by students in the communication department’s Communication and Culture course. This week, they pay homage to classic comic strips. The images and content are used…


Straws made from material other than plastic, such as bamboo, are a new environmentally-friendly trend. (Photo courtesy of Pixabay user Anemone123).

McDaniel’s plastic habit

I love holding an iced latte from Caseys’ Corner while enjoying my day, relaxing and sitting under a tree that is standing still in the autumn air. Of course, for…


September 23, 2018 (1)

McComics: November 18

Below are the comic strips created by students in the communication department’s Communication and Culture course. Check back every Sunday for new comics.   The images and content are used…


Campus Safety responded to a report of armed robbery that was later determined to be false. (Kyle Parks / The McDaniel Free Press).

False armed robbery reported near Big Baker

On Monday, Nov. 5, students and faculty received a series of McDaniel Alerts that reported an attempted armed robbery near Big Baker. The incident was reported by a campus employee,…


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McComics: November 11

Below are the comic strips created by students in the communication department’s Communication and Culture course. Check back every Sunday for new comics. The images and content are used for…


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McComics: November 4

Below are the comic strips created by students in the communication department’s Communication and Culture course. Check back every Sunday for new comics. The images and content are used for…


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A note on commentary

In light of the growing attention around the recently published commentary piece “If academic programs are under review, put athletic programs under review, too,” the Free Press would like to…



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McComics: October 28

Below are the comic strips created by students in the communication department’s Communication and Culture course. Check back every Sunday for new comics. The images and content are used for…


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McComics: October 21

Below are the comic strips created by students in the communication department’s Communication and Culture course. Check back every Sunday for new comics. The images and content are used for…


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McComics: October 14

Below are the comic strips created by students in the communication department’s Communication and Culture course. Check back every Sunday for new comics. The images and content are used for…


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McComics: October 7

Below are the comic strips created by students in the communication department’s Communication and Culture course. Check back every Sunday for new comics. The images and content are used for…



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McComics: September 30

Below are the comic strips created by students in the communication department’s Communication and Culture course. Check back every Sunday for new comics. The images and content are used for…