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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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What’s in Store for the Free Press

Like any student organization on campus, the McDaniel Free Press undergoes various shifts between school years—for this year, we are working to implement a variety of improvements in the areas…



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Editorial: A Tense Summer

This summer has proven much more newsworthy than many might have thought or, sadly, more than any would have hoped. Given the college schedule and the nature of our paper,…







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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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Editorial: Rebuilding the Community

McDaniel College versus Westminster, McDaniel students versus the administration…these oppositions have been recently brought to the forefront of our perception, but they could not have appeared so suddenly.  No, these…


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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…