Platinum sponsor announced for Mid-Ohio Valley Entrepreneur Expo

August 30, 2016 | Entrepreneurship Expo
Dr. Jacqueline Khorassani, Chair & Professor of Economics/Director of Entrepreneurship Programs at Marietta College, has announced Perry & Associates, Certified Public Accountants, as the Platinum Sponsor for the first Mid-Ohio Valley Entrepreneur Expo scheduled for Saturday, Sept. 17, at Marietta College.  
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$4,500 grant allows students to provide funding to local nonprofits

June 18, 2010 | 2010
For a second consecutive school year, students from Marietta College’s McDonough Center for Leadership and Business will be conducting a philanthropy initiative, which is part of a three-state project.   Dr. Tanya Judd Pucella, Assistant Professor of Education and Leadership Studies, led the students last year in the Pay it Forward Project....
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Tardivo Alcoser ’02 remembers what makes Marietta special

June 14, 2016 | Visiting Executive
Jerry Tardivo Alcoser ’02 was overcome by nostalgic memories as she watched students take their seats in a small classroom in the McDonough Center. “It is a completely different (college),” she says. “The essence is still there, but as I walk around and see all these new buildings, the feeling is just amazing. The campus is as beautiful as...
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Faculty, students hope nonprofit capacity report proves valuable

February 1, 2010 | Non-Profit
Researching and executing a report about nonprofit capacity in the Mid-Ohio Valley was a major accomplishment for Marietta College’s McDonough Center for Leadership and Business. While the report offers a better understanding of the challenges and even provides suggestions, what is even more exciting for those involved with the project is...
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Competing teams hope to claim top spot in College’s inaugural PioBiz

March 29, 2016 | Entrepreneurship
Three Marietta College students, who make up two competing teams, will square off at the April 1 PioPitch to present their business plans to see who will win the inaugural PioBiz. Psychology major Gabrielle Simmons ’18 (Cairo, West Virginia) is going up against the team of Aaron Dillon ’17 (Windham, Connecticut) and Jon Hinson ’17 (Rocky...
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McDonough Scholars blogging while studying abroad this spring

January 16, 2009 | 2009
Laura Aldrich '10 is more than 3,000 miles away from the Marietta College campus studying abroad at Universidad San Francisco de Quito in Ecuador this semester. Want to know how the Plymouth, N.H., native is doing?
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McDonough Scholar chosen for Jepson Cambridge Program

January 11, 2016 | Jepson Cambridge Program
Marietta College’s Samantha Welch ’18 (Ennis, Montana) will join a distinguished group of McDonough Scholars who have participated in the University of Richmond’s Jepson Cambridge Program. Marietta has been sending students to the five-week summer program to study at Emmanuel College, Cambridge University, for nearly a decade.
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Five McDonough Scholars relishing partnership with Harvard project

March 10, 2008 | news2008
When a student enters the McDonough Leadership Program at Marietta College they know to leave their egos at the door. Instead teamwork and high expectations are what the faculty stress. This semester the stakes have been ratcheted up even more for five McDonough Scholars as they work in partnership with Harvard University's Center for Public...
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Six Marietta students chosen as J. Luce Fellows for 2015-16

October 21, 2015 | Luce Fellows
  Six Marietta College students were recently named 2015-16 J. Luce Fellows by the James Jay Dudley Luce Foundation.
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Associate Professor elected International Environmental Association VP

July 17, 2007 | 2007
Marietta College's Dr. Eric J. Fitch, associate professor of environmental science and leadership, has spent a busy and eventful summer.
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Annual Community Service Day scheduled for April 18

April 2, 2015 | Community Service
More than 150 Marietta College students will be out in full force to volunteer at the annual Community Service Day on Saturday, April 18.
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Marietta's McDonough Center hires Director of Civic Engagement

August 25, 2006 | news2006
Tanya Judd Pucella, who earned both her bachelor's and master's degrees from the University of Florida, was recently named the Director of Civic Engagement at Marietta College's McDonough Center for Leadership and Business. Pucella is completing her Ph.D. in the College of Health and Public Affairs at the University of Central Florida, while...
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Bank of America CEO speaking to Economic Roundtable on March 24

March 16, 2015 | 2015
Brian Moynihan, Chief Executive Officer of Bank of America, is the next guest speaker for the Economic Roundtable of the Ohio Valley. Moynihan, who was born and raised in Marietta, will be at the Lafayette Hotel at noon, Tuesday, March 24. His talk is called “Fireside Chat with Brian Moynihan,” which involves answering a series of member-...
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Former shy student named ODK Circle Leader of the Year

March 13, 2017 | ODK
Whitley Trusler ’17 (Newark, Ohio) was recently voted as the 2017 Omicron Delta Kappa (ODK) Circle Leader of the Year at Marietta College. ODK is the National Leadership Honorary that recognizes and encourages superior scholarship, leadership, and character.
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McDonough Center co-hosting six-week educational program in 2006

October 27, 2005 | news2005
The McDonough Center for Leadership and Business, along with the Marietta Branch of The American Association of University Women, is hosting a six-week long educational program titled, "The Great Decisions Discussion Series." "Great Decisions," an educational program that will enrich the international understanding of people in the 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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McDonough bloggers sharing experience with students on campus

January 27, 2017 | Bloggers
Students in Global Leadership (LEAD 203) will get the chance to hear about the real-world application of their curriculum as two McDonough Scholars serve as “McDonough Worldwide Bloggers” during the Spring 2017 semester. “The McDonough Worldwide Blogging is a program that allows McDonough Scholars to blog while studying abroad,” said Dr. Gama...
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Marietta sophomore selected for NEW Leadership Ohio Program

May 2, 2013 | 2013
Marietta College’s Chelsea Smith ’15 (Vincent, Ohio) was recently named one of 30 women who will participate in the 2013 NEW Leadership Ohio Program from May 13-17.
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Marietta College professors earn McCoy designation

January 23, 2017 | McCoy Professor
When Dr. Alane Sanders first learned she was selected to be a McCoy Associate Professor of Communication, her first instinct was to tell her students. “I felt we had earned the honor together and I wanted them to feel that sense of accomplishment,” she said.
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AmeriCorps VISTA impact presentation highlights civic engagement

June 8, 2011 | Americorps VISTA
One thing is pretty clear: Marietta College’s AmeriCorps VISTAs Amanda Dever and Zaia Thombre had a busy 2010-11. This became apparent during their recent presentation in Andrews Hall Great Room that showed the progress of the College’s Civic Engagement program. Dever and Thombre touched on a number of subjects during their 30-minute...
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Leadership professor joins VoiceAmerica program on Jan. 10th

December 8, 2016 | VoiceAmerica
Dr. Gama Perruci, Dean of Marietta College’s McDonough Center for Leadership and Business, is a guest speaker on the VoiceAmerica program, “Innovative Leaders: Driving Thriving Organizations,” which will be aired in early in 2017. Perruci was joined by Aldo Boitano, who brings 25 years in top management, marketing and sales positions, on the...
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Government Affairs lawyer to speak at Economic Roundtable on Nov. 2

October 18, 2016 | ERT
Attorney Tony Fiore, who specializes in labor law and economic regulation of business, is scheduled to discuss “Top 5 HR Issues in Ohio and West Virginia,” at the Economic Roundtable of the Ohio Valley at noon, Wednesday, November 2nd, at the Marietta Country Country Club.
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Students collaborating with Harvard’s Center for Public Leadership

January 28, 2011 | 2011
It may have a new name and a new partner, but the goal is still the same: identify the best leaders in the United States. This spring, five Marietta College students are working on the Top American Leaders (TAL) project, a collaboration between The Washington Post and the Center for Public Leadership (CPL) at Harvard University's John F....
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Director of Ohio Arts Council selected as 2016-17 Leader-in-Residence

August 11, 2016 | LIR
Donna Collins, Director of the Ohio Arts Council and former Executive Director for the Ohio Alliance for Arts Education, has been named the 2016-17 Schwartz Leader-in-Residence at Marietta College.
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Dean of McDonough selected for key panel discussion at ILA conference

June 16, 2010 | 2010
Dr. Gama Perruci knows he is part of one of the nation’s best leadership programs, but he still appreciates it when his colleagues acknowledge this fact.   Perruci, Dean of Marietta College’s McDonough Center for Leadership and Business, was recently invited to join a key panel discussion at the 12th annual ILA Global Conference Leadership 2....
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