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Campus Life commission created

By Roxanne Fleischer The administration at McDaniel College has created a Commis?sion on Campus Life to assess the strengths and weaknesses in three areas: campus activities and greek life, diversity…




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Lutz still in critical condition

By Melanie Chupein, Co-Editor in Chief Pole vaulter Jared Lutz remains in critical condition but stable at the University of Maryland R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center in Baltimore. Lutz’s…



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Active Minds- breaking the silence

By Stacey Eyler, Commentary Co-Editor Stress. Anxiety. Depression. Addiction. These are just some of the mental health issues people suffer from but no one wants to talk about. One group…


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Pole vaulter injured during practice

Lutz in critical condition as a result of head injury Family and friends offer support, keep Lutz in their thoughts By Melanie Chupein, Co-Editor in Chief The McDaniel College community…


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RAs fired, rule enforcement could be cause for concern

By Geoff Peckham, News Co-Editor Three McDaniel residential assistants were recently fired by Residence Life, each for different violations of RA conduct. Junior Dave Robertson, and sophomore Ross Smith along…


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Flu sends several students home

By Roxanne Fleischer Once again a menace strikes campus, this time just over a week into the semester. The menace: Type A Flu. One of it’s many victims: Casey Crough,…


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Faculty evaluation forms revamped

By Bethany Grov? McDaniel is trying to improve the way in which they assess teaching standards. This could mean a brand new teacher evaluation form by the end of the…




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Recycle Mania inspires action

By Juliann Guiffre, Features Co-Editor Imagine sometime in the near future you carry your garbage to the trash cans and throw the recyclable material in the cans with white bags….


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Free Press re-launches website

By Free Press Staff The McDaniel Free Press has relaunched its website, McDanielFreePress.com. The site was orginally launced in the fall of 2007, but it rarely recieved major web traffic….



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Premeditated robbery in Rouzer Hall

Three Westminster locals arrested By Christine Boynton, Commentary Co-Editor and Melanie Chupein,Co-Editor in Chief Aaron Christopher Robertson, 20, Brian Charles Prodehl, 20, and John Thomas Gibbs, 20, all of Westminster,…


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McDaniel not liberal arts?

By Mike Habegger, Co-Editor in Chief In recent weeks, there has been controversy surrounding the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching’s classification of McDaniel College as a “Master’s College/University”…


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Students will be charged for printing

By Dave Robertson Beginning in the Spring Semester of 2008, students will be charged for printing from computers in labs across campus once they have printed 400 pages, according to…


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The Lighter Side of the Campus Safety Blotter

Fire extinguisher obsessions, urination as drought relief, an air gun, and the usual lack of common sense. It’s all part of the lighter side. By Becky Snider, Blotter Reporter While…


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‘Please give me some hip hop music’

By Eleanor Nagle Dancing frat boys moved and clapped to the beat of a variety of hip-hop artists at McDaniel’s second annual Hip-Hop on the Hill on December 1. Despite…