Marietta College’s VP for Administration and Finance retires

January 10, 2017 | Administration & Finance
Marietta College’s campus looks significantly different from the campus Dan Bryant first visited in spring 2001 after he passed the first round of interviews for the open Vice President for Administration and Finance position.
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'Photographs of Marietta That Was' opens April 11

March 27, 2014 | 2014
Convergence: Photographs of Marietta That Was will begin a one-month exhibition in Gallery 310 at Marietta College's Hermann Fine Arts Center with an opening recepiton from 6-8 p.m., Friday, April 11.
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Alpha Xi Delta’s Cunningham, ATO’s Schulte are Homecoming royalty

October 17, 2011 | 2011
Marietta College’s Danica Cunningham ’12 (Mineral Wells, W.Va.) and Drew Schulte ’12 (Cleveland, Ohio) were crowned Homecoming 2011 royalty during halftime of the Pioneers’ football game against Wilmington on Saturday, Oct. 15. The crowning of king and queen was just one of the many highlights of this year’s homecoming week festivities....
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More than 250 attend Forbes' Q&A at McDonough Auditorium

February 20, 2007 | Leadership Q&A
More than 250 students, faculty, staff and community members were treated to a special Q&A session with Steve Forbes, President and Chief Executive Officer and Editor-in-Chief of Forbes magazine, in Marietta College's Alma McDonough Auditorium on Feb. 20. Forbes, who campaigned in 1996 and 2000 for the Republican nomination for the...
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Tres Vidas to be performed at Marietta College on October 13th

September 7, 2017 | Modern Languages
Core Ensemble, who has been acclaimed for the development of a new genre of chamber music theatre works, will perform Tres Vidas at Marietta College at 7:00 p.m., Friday, October 13th. It will be performed at the Friederich Theatre in the Hermann Fine Arts Center. Tres Vidas is based on the lives of three legendary Latin American Women:...
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Annual Community Service day slated for April 16

April 12, 2016 | Community Service
On Saturday, April 16, Marietta College students, faculty and staff will roll up their sleeves and participate in a variety of projects as they take part in the Office of Civic Engagement’s Community Service Day (CSD). CSD is an annual event that allows members of the College community to interact with non-profit organizations throughout...
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College hires Associate Dean to improve student involvement

September 24, 2012 | 2012
Marietta College’s Office of Campus Involvement has seen major changes over the recent summer months: a new title, a new office space and a new Associate Dean of Students at the helm.
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College excited for second year of ALICE student institute

March 1, 2010 | 2010
For the second year, the Marietta College’s Departments of Education and Computer Science are putting together a program that encourages middle and high school students to broaden their horizons and learn about computer science programming tool. Discovering the Wonder of ALICE Programming: Adventures in Computational Thinking Student...
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Marietta College announces public events for December 2016

November 28, 2016 | Campus Events
Marietta College today announced its December 2016 schedule of public events. Unless otherwise noted, admission to these events is free. For the most recent and updated information about Marietta College events, visit our Campus Calendar. For a schedule of athletic events, visit the Pioneers website. 12:00 p.m., December 2 — Three Marietta...
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Annual Community Service Day scheduled for April 5

March 20, 2014 | Community Service
Marietta College’s Office of Civic Engagement will hold Community Service Day 2014 from 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Saturday, April 5.
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College announces events planned for 10th anniversary of Sept. 11

September 2, 2011 | 2011
Marietta College will mark the 10th anniversary of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks on the U.S. with multiple events over six days, including a candlelight vigil on campus. The College Republicans are sponsoring the candlelight vigil at 9 p.m., Sept. 11 in the Kremer Amphitheatre. Pastor Rodney Lord will say a few words in remembrance of 9/11,...
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Benches, scholarship memorialize outstanding alumnus

October 31, 2006 | 2006
The patio outside Thomas Hall at Marietta College now boasts two new iron benches. Placed in memory of Robert D. Duggan '59, and in honor of Duggan's friend and mentor, emeritus professor Wen-Yu "Frank" Cheng, the benches are appropriately situated outside the building that is home to economics, management and accounting - the academic...
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Esbenshade Series opens Sept. 17th with Grammy-winner Giddens

September 1, 2017 | Esbenshade Series
The Esbenshade Series at Marietta College opens with Grammy-winner Rhiannon Giddens at 3:00 p.m., Sunday, Sept. 17th, at the Peoples Bank Theatre. Tickets are sold out, but anyone who is interested in going should check with the Peoples Bank Theatre as the performance date gets closer. Giddens is a vocalist, violinist, banjo player and...
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Back-to-back: Marietta students earn 3% scholarship

November 24, 2015 | 2015
In a world where women influence upwards of 80 percent of consumer spending and 60 percent of social media sharing, it can seem a little unbalanced that women make up less than 10 percent of all U.S. Creative Directors.
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Power Outage Update: July 2

July 2, 2012 | 2012
Here is your latest Pioneer Alert on the power outage across our region. While power has been restored to campus, Marietta College officials recognize that many of our employees have not had power return to their homes and this has placed an undue burden on many of you. Therefore, here is how the rest of the week will unfold on campus. On...
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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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Medieval castle, permanent make up topics of next PioPitch

November 14, 2016 | Entrepreneurship
Marietta College's PioPitch program, an entrepreneur-focused initiative, will feature Bill Grizer and Martha Jones from 4:00-5:00 p.m., Thursday, November 17th, in Thomas 124. In this session of PioPitch, Grizer and Jones will present their recent entrepreneurial activities and seek audience feedback. This event is free and open to public.
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1971 alumna named first Schwartz Leader-in-Residence

February 5, 2014 | 2014
Kathleen Reddy-Smith ’71, a retired diplomat with the U.S. Foreign Service, will begin a yearlong project in the fall of 2014 as the first Schwartz Leader-in-Residence (LIR) at Marietta College.
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Young faculty member battles for respect, acceptance

July 1, 2011 | 2011
On nearly a daily basis, Dr. Alane Sanders is mistaken for a college student. In reality, she has a doctorate degree and three years of teaching under her belt in Marietta College’s Department of Communication and Media Studies. Though being viewed as youthful is flattering, the implied notion of inexperience, which is often linked with youth...
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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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Local non-profits benefit from College’s furniture donation

August 10, 2017 | Service
A small team of local high school students spent Wednesday afternoon in school, though they weren’t actually hitting the books. Instead of showing off their brainpower, the students — most of whom attended Marietta High School and Parkersburg Catholic High School — used their arm and leg strength to haul traditional single-seat classroom...
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‘Hidden Histories’ returns with Georgene Johnson on Oct. 26

October 13, 2015 | 2015
Marietta College’s Georgene Johnson, Special Collections Assistant, will deliver the second presentation of the Marietta’s Hidden Histories Colloquium at 7 p.m., Monday, Oct. 26. Johnson will present “Edward Bosworth Manley: Radio Operator, Airplane Pilot, Explorer Club Member, Marietta College Graduate,” in Thomas 124.
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College adds Director of Counseling and Psychological Services

August 12, 2012 | health and wellness
When Dr. Eric Limegrover first saw the job posting for the Director of Counseling and Psychological Services at Marietta College, he felt fate had intervened. Having just moved to Marietta last year to serve as Clinical Director at L&P Services and having previously held the title of Coordinator of Substance Abuse Services at Miami...
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Author of global economy book speaking at Nov. 18 ERT meeting

November 5, 2009 | 2009
Dr. Pietra Rivoli, Professor at the McDonough School of Business at Georgetown University, is the next speaker at the Economic Roundtable of the Ohio Valley luncheon on Wednesday, Nov. 18. Rivoli’s talk is “Lessons from the Travels of a T-shirt,” at noon at the Marietta Country Club. The meeting is open only to members of the Roundtable and...
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College’s Jazz Combo performing first concert on November 8th

October 28, 2016 | Jazz Concert
Marietta College’s Jazz Combo will present its first concert of the year at 7:30 p.m., Tuesday, November 8th, in the Alma McDonough Auditorium. The concert, which is under the direction of applied saxophone and jazz ensemble instructor Jordan Reed, will feature classic jazz standards written by some of the most recognizable names in the jazz...
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