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…




Washing your hands is still the best way to avoid the spread of disease. (Photo courtesy of Pixabay user Gentle07).

McDaniel takes precautions against coronavirus

The panic associated with the coronavirus outbreak has slowly but surely spread across the world, reaching the United States and even Maryland, as people stock up on toilet paper, nonperishable…




The I.T. help desk is located on the first floor of Hoover Library. (Marya Kuratova / McDaniel Free Press).

I.T. department starts semester with updates

Ahead of the start of the Spring 2020 semester, the I.T. department emailed the campus community to share the department’s latest updates. Over winter break, the department added Internet connectivity…




The Department of Campus Safety office is located on Pennsylvania Avenue, behind the Gardens Apartments. (Marya Kuratova / McDaniel Free Press).

Campus Safety issues timely warning notification

On Nov. 13, Campus Safety emailed faculty, staff, undergraduate students, and graduate students to issue a timely warning notification regarding an incident from earlier that morning. According to the email,…



The President's Council met with student leaders in the library board room on Oct. 29. (Marya Kuratova / McDaniel Free Press).

President’s Council meets with student leaders

In an effort to increase communication between students and administration beyond the “Ask McDaniel Anything” forums, the President’s Council met with a group of students on Oct. 29 to answer…



A construction crew performs repairs outside the entrance to Decker College Center on Thursday, Oct. 17. (Marya Kuratova / McDaniel Free Press).

Steam leak discovered outside Decker Center

Over fall break, Physical Plant discovered a steam leak outside of Decker College Center’s mid-level entrance from Rouzer Hall. Though the leak is not affecting heat or other operations on campus,…





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Radio club unveils new website

McDaniel’s radio station, MGTRadio, is excited to announce some substantial changes for the new school year. This past semester, the radio club focused on rebuilding its brand and has since…