Faculty mentors played key role in Vierheller’s passion as teacher leader

July 22, 2016 | Student Success
In the four years since Emma Vierheller ’12 graduated from Marietta College, she has remained in contact with dozens of former students and professors — something she believes has helped her grow as a teaching professional. But no one communicates with Emma more than Dr. Tanya Judd Pucella, McCoy Associate Professor of Education.
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Amanda Dever to return as AmeriCorps VISTA for 2010-11

March 9, 2010 | news2010
Amanda Dever was recently chosen to remain at Marietta College for the 2010-11 academic year as an AmeriCorps VISTA (Volunteers In Service To America) Campus and Community Collaboration Leader.
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Junior Petroleum students win inaugural PioBiz competition

April 18, 2016 | Entrepreneurship
Minutes after learning he and a classmate had just won Marietta College’s inaugural PioBiz competition, Jon Hinson ’17 (Rocky River, Ohio) was looking for some privacy.
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McDonough featured in Best Practices Panel at national conference

February 3, 2009 | news2009
Marietta College's Dr. Gama Perruci was asked to participate in a national conference to discuss how the McDonough Center for Leadership and Business approaches its various endeavors and how leadership studies, in general, are used to promote engaged citizenship among students.
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Former Board chair named 2016-17 Fitzgerald Executive-in-Residence

January 19, 2016 | Leadership
Pat Willis ’70, who led a statewide organization in Georgia that provides research, communication, and advocacy for issues related to children and families, has been named the 2016-17 Fitzgerald Executive-in-Residence (EIR) at Marietta College’s McDonough Center for Leadership and Business.
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Marietta to begin offering Teacher Leadership Certificate in fall

March 17, 2008 | 2008
As the McDonough Center for Leadership and Business celebrates its 20th anniversary, the program's leaders continue to develop new ways of enriching the experience of Marietta College's students.
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Registration for Great Decision Series opens in November

October 27, 2015 | Great Decisions Series
Marietta College’s McDonough Center for Leadership & Business will once again be hosting the Great Decision Series in early 2016.
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McDonough, AAUW partner for third year of 'Great Decisions Series'

October 29, 2007 | 2007
Marietta College's McDonough Center for Leadership and Business, along with the Marietta Branch of The American Association of University Women (AAUW), is once again hosting a six-week educational program titled, The Great Decisions Series 2008. This is the third year for the program at Marietta. Great Decisions, which is designed to enrich...
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College honors Psychology student with Evans Internship Award

June 1, 2015 | Evans internship
  Marietta College’s Eileen Walsh ’16 (Marlton, New Jersey) never questioned whether she wanted to work as an intern at InterPublic Group this summer. Her concern was if she could afford to live and work in New York City. Between rent and other expenses that are much higher than what she is accustomed to paying Marietta, Walsh was not sure if...
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Three Marietta College students selected for U.S. Naval Academy Leadership Conference in January

December 20, 2017 | Leadership
For three McDonough Leadership scholars, the spring semester will begin like normal, but after just one week of classes, they will depart campus again, not for home but for Annapolis, Maryland, where the 2018 The U.S. Naval Academy Leadership Conference is being held from Jan. 21-24.
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McDonough, AAUW partner for second year of 'Great Decisions Series'

October 16, 2006 | news2006
Following a successful inaugural run, The McDonough Center for Leadership and Business, along with the Marietta Branch of The American Association of University Women (AAUW), is once again hosting a six-week educational program titled, The Great Decisions Series 2007. Great Decisions, which is designed to enrich the international...
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Area superintendent chosen to be 2015-16 Leader-in-Residence

March 19, 2015 | Leader in Residence
Dr. Stephanie Starcher ’96 credits the McDonough Leadership Program with enhancing her own management skills. Now she is looking forward to sharing her own experiences as a teacher and public school administrator with Marietta College’s students as the 2015-16 Schwartz Leader-in-Residence.
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Clinical Ethicist selected to be 2017-18 Executive-in-Residence

April 4, 2017 | Executive-in-Residence
Dr. Alexandra Perry, Clinical Ethicist at INTEGRIS Health in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, has been named the 2017-18 Fitzgerald Executive-in-Residence (EIR) at Marietta College’s McDonough Center for Leadership and Business. Perry, who taught at the McDonough Center from 2013-15, will focus her EIR project on “Ethical Issues in Healthcare.”
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Marietta Leadership inducts six students into Omicron Delta Kappa

December 9, 2005 | 2005
Marietta College's chapter of Omicron Delta Kappa, the National Leadership Honorary, recently inducted six new members into the Gold Key Circle. The inductees were seniors Jeffrey Houston of North Andover, Mass., Samantha McKay of East Palestine, Patrick Quinn of Franklin, N.J., Paul Rutter of Loveland, and Megan Schreck of Bethel Park, Pa.,...
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‘Intersection’ presents World America in Marietta’s Esbenshade Series

March 24, 2014 | 2014
Intersection, a concert blended with classical, jazz Latin, Broadway and film music, will perform in Marietta College’s Frederica G. Esbenshade Series at 7:30 p.m., Wednesday, April 2. The performance will be held in the Alma McDonough Auditorium.
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McDonough Leadership Conference continues to grow

February 14, 2017 | Leadership Conference
Following the theme, “Leadership Through Time,” historic leadership and leadership across generations will be just some of the topics discussed at this year’s McDonough Leadership Conference, being held from Friday, March 31st through Saturday, April 1st. While some will actually present their research posters or facilitate discussion...
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Former H. J. Heinz Co. executive named Fitzgerald Executive-in-Residence

March 3, 2014 | Executive in Residence
Michael Milone has seen firsthand the evolution that has occurred in the business world during his 32 years with the H. J. Heinz Co.
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President of OCTC to speak at Economic Roundtable on Feb. 14

January 25, 2017 | Leadership Q&A
Jenn Klein, President of the Ohio Chemistry Technology Council (OCTC), is scheduled to discuss “Chemistry: The Science Behind Ohio’s Economic Success,” at the Economic Roundtable of the Ohio Valley at noon, Monday, February 14th, at the Marietta Country Country Club. OCTC is the leading advocate for Ohio’s chemical industry, the sixth largest...
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Three McDonough Scholars selected for Jepson Cambridge Program

December 12, 2016 | Student News
Marietta College’s Matthew Johnson ’19 (Marietta, Ohio) has wanted to be an attorney since junior high. Johnson, along with fellow McDonough Scholars Makenzie McAfee ’19 (Findlay, Ohio) and Emily Vigue ’19 (Lancaster, Ohio), will get an early glimpse of law school as they have been selected to participate in the University of Richmond’s...
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Leadership Program part of New York Times pilot program

August 1, 2011 | Gama Perruci
The New York Times, one of the most respected and recognizable newspapers in the United States, has teamed up with Marietta College and one of its faculty members to be part of a pilot program this fall.   Dr. Gama Perruci, Interim Provost, believes “The Gray Lady” will serve as a valuable educational tool for first-year students and...
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More than 100 students expected to volunteer on Make a Difference Day

October 19, 2016 | Civic Engagement
For the past decade, participating in Make a Difference Day has become as much a tradition on the Marietta College campus as Homecoming and the Late Night Breakfast. More than 100 students are expected to participate again this year. The national Make a Difference Day campaign, which started in 1992, is on Saturday, October 22nd.
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Trustee named first Fitzgerald Executive-in-Residence at McDonough

February 16, 2011 | Executive in Residence
Dale Wartluft ’63 has accomplished much in his professional career, but when he was chosen to be the Fitzgerald Executive-in-Residence (EIR) for 2011-12 he was clearly humbled. “I feel very honored to be selected as the first Fitzgerald Executive-in-Residence,” Wartluft said. “I’ve been so impressed with the concept of the EIR program and its...
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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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