Melanie Ojwang

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Senior Profile: Melanie Ojwang

What is your preferred name and major(s) and minor(s)? My name is Melanie. I’m an English and Sociology major with Writing and Urban & Community Studies minors.   What are some…




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Making MAGIC in Westminster

The Mid-Atlantic Gigabit Innovation Collaboratory (MAGIC) has begun work on it’s mission to “foster economic development, create technology jobs, and nurture innovation and technology start-ups, leveraging the gigabit services enabled…


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Adjunct Professors and Unions on the Hill

Over the past few months, McDaniel College has had its share of controversy surrounding the pay and benefits of adjunct professors. Adjunct professors, or adjuncts, teach part-time and are non-salaried…


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Adjunct Union A Promising Possibility

McDaniel adjuncts have been considering forming a union for years but are currently closer to the voting process needed for unionization than ever before. Nationwide more than 50 percent of…


Members of the McDaniel community came together on April 29 to hold a candlelight vigil in honor of Baltimore.

Believe: Bigger than Baltimore

The McDaniel Community gathered in Baker Memorial Chapel last night, April 29, to create a space for students and faculty to reflect on the current turbulence in Baltimore and the…


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Yik Yak Spurs School Policy Change

A recent post on the popular social media app Yik Yak has led administration to alter current physical plant policies. Physical plant must now adhere to the same quiet hours…


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Screaming Sorority Shatters Eaton Hall

There comes a time each semester when Rush is over and the sororities initiate new members. On Saturday, Mar. 14,  sorority Omicron Wombo (OW) was conducting their traditional ceremony on…


Ensor Lounge received a small makeover this semester with the addition of new furniture. However, students and faculty have mixed feelings about new rules for how the space can be used. Photo by Melanie Ojwang.

New Ensor Comes with New Rules

Recently, Ensor Lounge underwent a facelift, but new furniture is not the only thing different about the space. Ensor Lounge is no longer available as a space that can be…





ODMA Director Jennifer Jimenez Marana

ODMA’s Revival and Year of Success

It’s been an event-filled first year for Jennifer Jimenez Marana, the new director of the Office of Diversity and Multicultural Affairs (ODMA). Through hard work, strategic planning and collaboration with…







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McDaniel String Ensemble Review

On Friday the 8th, the Music Department held the McDaniel String Ensemble concert. Held in Little Baker, the concert was very casual and featured many members of Beta Alpha Chi,…