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Sisters from Alpha Sigma Tau sorority at Relay for Life 2018. (Photo courtesy of McDaniel Relay for Life).

College to host annual Relay for Life

The College will host its annual Relay for Life event on Friday, April 26. The fundraiser brings members of the McDaniel community together to raise funds for the American Cancer…





Nicolai Myers and Miles Taylor at NEVERsate in Westminster, Md. (Gunnar Ward / McDaniel Free Press).

Lifting the world

Carroll County’s Miles Taylor exploded in popularity as a star in the world of sports earlier this month after a video was posted on Instagram of the lifter lifting two…




The women's soccer team takes the ECAC championship. (Gunnar Ward / McDaniel Free Press)

Women’s soccer crowned ECAC champions

McDaniel women’s soccer won the Eastern College Athletic Conference Division III Championship after defeating Albright 3-2 at Gill Stadium on Sunday afternoon. Bringing home championship hardware came on the heels…


Freshman Madeline Thompson puts up a three-pointer during Midnight Madness on Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018. (Gunnar Ward / McDaniel Free Press).

Basketball lines up for an all-in season

The men’s and women’s basketball teams came together to host Midnight Madness on Thursday night. The fun and energetic event kicked off the upcoming season and was an opportunity to…










Emanuel Mandel in the Decker Center Forum. Photo by Gunnar Ward.

Living history: A tale of the Holocaust

Holocaust survivor Emanuel (Manny) Mandel stood in front of a crowd of McDaniel students and Carroll County residents, sharing his story of survival in one of history’s darkest periods. Despite…