Articles by Marya Kuratova














A master's student rings out in Red Square on May 25, 2019. Class of 2020 students will have the chance to participate in a virtual bell ringing ceremony. (Marya Kuratova / McDaniel Free Press).

Casey announces commencement ceremony plans

On April 30, President Roger Casey emailed the graduating class to provide an update on the commencement ceremony. Casey had originally written on March 27 that this year’s commencement ceremony…


This is not the actual neat looking brick. Can't have you stealing it, now! (Photo courtesy of Pixabay user Kapa65).

I found a neat looking brick

Today, this reporter has uncovered something spectacular, something never before recognized by this institution. With all the news of the new College Center and COVID-19 and sports, this has somehow…



(Photo courtesy of Pixabay user StartupStockPhotos).

Online classes extended to end of semester

On Tuesday afternoon, the McDaniel College Task Force emailed the McDaniel community declaring that all undergraduate and graduate instruction will move to an online learning format for the rest of…