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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…




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McDaniel.edu update to launch Fall 2019

For the past year, a new website for mcdaniel.edu has been in development. The cross-campus team that has worked on this project included representatives from “all divisions on campus,” including…



Students, faculty, and alumni set up tents to tailgate the Homecoming football game on Saturday, Oct. 5. (Jordan Wood / McDaniel Free Press).

Homecoming week encourages spirit on the Hill

On Monday, Sept. 30, this year’s Homecoming week kicked off with a pep rally hosted by the Student Government Association. It was an interactive event with students from all classes participating in…



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,…


The new washers and dryers are operated via an app, though students can still use quarters to pay for laundry. (Marya Kuratova / McDaniel Free Press).

New laundry system has rocky start

Ahead of the start of the fall semester, the Office of Residence Life announced the installation of new washers and dryers on campus, powered by Speed Queen.  The idea to…


The new printers in Hoover Library work with students' PaperCut accounts. (Marya Kuratova / McDaniel Free Press).

I.T. implements campus-wide updates

Over the summer and in the past few weeks, the McDaniel networks have undergone a few changes and had several instances of maintenance. The I.T. department has sent out regular…





On Friday, Sept. 20, students and faculty gathered in Red Square to participate in the climate strike. (Shaquille Tairellil / McDaniel Free Press).

Climate walk-out boasts large turnout

On Friday, Sept. 20, McDaniel students and professors filled Red Square in solidarity with protesters worldwide. Millions are responding to the inaction of officials and corporations to take adequate measures…