Students from the class of 2022 and transfers to McDaniel College gather in Red Square ahead of the Convocation and Candlewalk as part of New Student Orientation on Friday, Aug. 24, 2018 in Westminster, Md. (Marya Topina / McDaniel College).

A welcome from the Free Press

On behalf of our editorial team and writing staff at the Free Press, we’d like to officially welcome all McDaniel students to the Fall 2018 semester! As both of us are…

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The Free Press Welcomes Class of 2017

On behalf of the McDaniel Free Press, I want to welcome everyone to The Hill! Whether you are just arriving and adjusting to tolling bells every 15 minutes or coming…

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A Message From the Editors

Readers, On Sunday, April 14, we published a commentary from one of our section editors that has generated some controversy on social media. After reviewing the article, and in light…


Welcome to our new site!

After months of planning and redesigning, we are proud to announce the launch of our new website! We believe it achieves the goals of being highly functional, aesthetically pleasing, and socially interactive….

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Editorial: Welcome, Class of 2016

Hello First Year students and welcome to the McDaniel community! I remember being in your position just a few years ago, with the excitement of a clean slate and the…

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From the Editor

The Free Press has been going through a lot of changes lately.  You may have noticed the downsizing of our print efforts and more frequent posting to the website.  This…

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Editorial: A Time of Change

In his inaugural speech last year, President Roger Casey outlined his vision for a new and improved McDaniel College. Plans for a coffee shop in the Library Commons, an academic…