2009 alumna hired as Academic Support Coordinator in ARC

August 19, 2013 | 2013
As an undergraduate, Keira Hambrick ’09 learned a lot about herself while tutoring fellow classmates. “I enjoyed working for both the Academic Resource Center and the Writing Center,” she said. “Helping other students to understand everything from the Krebs cycle to thesis statements was a great way for me to connect with my peers, and also...
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Dave and Brenda Rickey pledge $2 million toward Library Project

February 1, 2007 | 2007
Dave Rickey '78 was reared on technology. His everyday vocabulary includes words such as semiconductors and high performance communication chips. Mention the library's Dewey Decimal System to him and you might get a blank stare.
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Emeritus Professor honored by Ohio Oil and Gas organization

April 8, 2016 | Awards
The Ohio Oil and Gas Energy Education Program (OOGEEP) recently awarded Marietta College Emeritus Professor Dr. Robert W. Chase the 2016 OOGEEP Pipeline Award for his numerous positive contributions to Ohio and the state’s oil and gas industry. Chase served as chair of the Edwy R. Brown Department of Petroleum Engineering and Geology at...
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Jamie Corwin ’14 becomes seventh generation on father’s side to attend Marietta

November 30, 2010 | 2010
When Bill Corwin ’78 came to visit his son Jamie ’14 (Lakeside, Mont.) in September, he pointed out his old band seat.   “We had a college jazz band that was big fun,” Bill says. “I was telling Jamie, ‘This is where we rehearsed and recorded our album.’ ”    
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Remembering the milestone moments of 2016

December 16, 2016 | Year in Review
A look at Marietta College’s 2016 year in review has the potential of journeying on to be a 366-day highlight reel (yes, adding to the highlights was the fact that 2016 was a leap year).
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Three physics majors present at Ohio’s American Physical Society

April 5, 2013 | 2013
Three Marietta College students majoring in physics — Jen Kachel ’13 (Woodsfield, Ohio), Shelby Lee ’13 (Galloway, Ohio) and Lin Su ’13 (Beijing, China) — presented their capstone research posters at the Ohio-region Section of the American Physical Society at Ohio University.
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Deas, Gliva named Marietta College Homecoming royalty

October 14, 2006 | 2006
Marietta College seniors Ashley Deas and Craig Gliva were crowned Homecoming 2006 royalty during halftime of the Pioneers' football game against John Carroll on Saturday (Oct. 14). The announcing of queen and king was just one of the many highlights in a weekend full of activities for students and alumni. Other memorable moments included...
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Alumni support helps Marietta surpass annual giving goal

July 22, 2015 | The Marietta Fund
Brandee Norris , Executive Director of Annual Giving and Alumni Engagement, knew that reaching the $1.85 million Marietta Fund goal was critically important to the College.
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Environmental Science and Leadership professor to be recognized by AWRA

October 8, 2010 | 2010
One look at Dr. Eric Fitch’s office and it’s easy to see you have a person who loves his work. Better yet, his work is a passion. His zeal for the environment is not lost on his colleagues around the world. Fitch, Associate Professor of Environmental Science and Leadership at Marietta College, will receive the Icko Iben Award from the...
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Keller ’99 uses sign language to connect students with schoolwork

February 1, 2013 | Sign Language
In Caryn Clevenger Keller’s field, words take on a much greater meaning than the two-dimensional black and white marks on a page — they work together to form visual concepts and messages. They have three dimensions.
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Marietta College's Summer Reading Camp offering great experience

June 29, 2006 | 2006
Marietta College's Department of Education is offering a four-week summer reading camp from 9 to 11:45 a.m. daily. The camp, which is for children entering kindergarten through sixth grade in the fall of 2006, ends July 14. The Reading Camp is a practicum experience that allows education majors to work as teachers with children from schools...
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College to welcome 300 to alumni ranks at 178th Commencement

April 28, 2015 | Commencement 2015
In less than one week, approximately 300 seniors will don their caps and gowns, preparing for that special moment when they get to turn their tassels and officially become graduates of Marietta College. Though she’s looking forward to this weekend, Kelsey Jeffery ’15 (The Plains, Ohio) is also experiencing mixed feelings about what this...
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Mid-Ohio Valley College Night returns to Marietta

September 1, 2010 | 2010
The eighth annual Mid-Ohio Valley College Night is coming to the Marietta College campus once again bringing along with it more than 70 colleges and universities. From 6:30-8:30 p.m., Monday, Sept. 13, high school students can learn more about their options for post-secondary education. Co-sponsored by Marietta College and The Marietta Times...
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College honors 21 students during December Graduation Celebration

December 11, 2016 | Commencement
A few students were emotional, others were smiling ear to ear and a couple just wanted to hand the microphone off to the next person. That’s typically how Marietta College’s annual December Graduation Celebration — an informal event to acknowledge the newest members of The Long Blue Line. Twenty-one of the possible 46 graduates participated...
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December grads enjoy their day with family, friends

December 10, 2012 | December Graduation
Sherrill and Reggie Wallace get the rare opportunity to watch their son, Terrance ’12 (Westerville, Ohio), graduate from Marietta College twice.
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College excited about inaugural Summer Institute for Teachers 2006

February 21, 2006 | 2006
For four consecutive weeks this summer, Marietta College will be educating the educators. College officials are excited to be offering the inaugural Summer Institute for Teachers 2006, which will allow educators from around Ohio a convenient way to earn graduate credits through one-week residential courses. The program features 28 courses...
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2007 alumnus lands recurring role on NBC hit

February 4, 2015 | 2015
When a few entertainment websites shared the news that Nick Gehlfuss ’07 had just landed a recurring role on an established NBC show, word spread across the Marietta College campus fast.
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Banker, philanthropist John. G. McCoy ’35 passes away at the age of 97

April 5, 2010 | 2010
Before John G. McCoy became a banking giant and one of Ohio’s biggest philanthropists, he was a Marietta College student. Born and raised in Marietta, McCoy graduated from Marietta College with a Bachelor of Arts in Business in 1935. The man known around campus as “Mr. Marietta,” died Sunday (April 4, 2010) at his home in New Albany, Ohio. He...
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Homecoming 2016 a success

October 17, 2016 | Homecoming
With ideal weather and a record number of people registered for events (627), Marietta College’s 2016 Homecoming weekend was a huge success. Many alumni and friends of the College returned to campus a little early as they either participated in or wanted to witness the inauguration of Dr. William N. Ruud as Marietta’s 19th president.
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1978 grad makes final fall presentation of MC's Physics Colloquium

November 11, 2005 | 2005
Dr. Greg Smith, who graduated from Marietta College with a Bachelor of Science degree in Physics in 1978, made the final presentation of the Physics Colloquium fall season on Friday, Nov. 11. Smith spoke to a crowd of about 50 people on his work at Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) in Tennessee and the field of neutron scattering. In 2002...
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MCAA announces 2014 award winners

September 12, 2014 | MCAA Alumni Awards
Service to others, outstanding professional achievement, and tireless support for alma mater are key themes highlighted in this year’s Marietta College Alumni Association awards set to be presented Homecoming Weekend.
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College announces 2010 ‘Who’s Who Among Students’ selections

March 13, 2010 | 2010
Thirty-one students from Marietta College have been selected for the 2010 edition of “Who’s Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges.” One of the most prestigious awards the academic community can bestow, this exclusive award gives national recognition to outstanding campus leaders of the year. Outstanding students have been...
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Athletic Training alumna transitions from grad school to AFL

September 22, 2016 | Achievement
Aimee Cline ‘14 wasn’t new to football. She had experience working with football players as a student athletic trainer at Marietta, and she interned for Sports International, which allowed her to work with the NFL’s New York Jets and Giants. But her first day as an athletic trainer with the Arena Football League’s Cleveland Gladiators — the...
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1992 grad has traveled the world for work, love of wine

September 24, 2012 | 2012
  Jeff Hickenlooper’s passion for wine is like the drink itself — it only gets better with time. But fortunately, like the beverage’s lengthy journey from the grape to the glass, time has proved necessary in creating a career sweet and robust.  
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College hands out $3,000 in grants through Hartel Program

September 9, 2005 | 2005
Marietta College has awarded $3,000 in grants through its Hartel Program to support programs on campus. "These programs would honor Bill Hartel in a way that he would really appreciate. He was focused on freshman retention and social activism," said Marietta College Provost Dr. Sue DeWine. "These projects selected by Bill Bauer for funding,...
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