‘Audubon and the Avian Experience’ opens in Gallery 310 on Sept. 17

August 25, 2015 | 2015
Marietta College’s Art Department is presenting Audubon and the Avian Experience: Traditional Bird Prints and a Contemporary Approach, in Gallery 310 starting on Thursday, Sept. 17. Artwork on display will be from the College’s Special Collection, along with invited artists Leigh Cox, Sarah Walko and Julie Zickefoose.
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College Bookstore has baseball championship gear available

June 6, 2012 | 2012
Fans of the Etta Express can now express their pride a little better, thanks to memorabilia being sold in the College Bookstore. Last week, Marietta won the NCAA Division III National Championship in Grand Chute, Wis., after besting Wheaton in a 7-2 win and finishing 5-1 in the series. It’s the team’s sixth national championship — the first...
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Associate Professor speaks at 'Renewable on Parade' conference in Iowa

October 3, 2007 | 2007
Marietta College's Dr. Eric J. Fitch, associate professor of environmental science and leadership, was an invited speaker at "Renewable on Parade" a major conference on renewable energy development held in Washington and Riverside, two towns in Washington County, Iowa, on Sept. 20-23. Sen. Tom Harkin (D-Iowa) and Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa)...
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College Police Department receives accreditation

January 9, 2014 | Campus Police
In June 2012, the Marietta College Police Department set its sights on becoming an accredited agency through the International Association of Campus Law Enforcement Administrators (IACLEA) — a first for Marietta.
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Former Pioneer Chris Sidick ’05 still going strong with Washington Wild Things

November 30, 2010 | 2010
Chris Sidick ’05 is in no hurry to leave the Washington Wild Things. Even when he had a chance to sign with the Arizona Diamondbacks and San Diego Padres a few years ago, Sidick knew his part-time job with the Wild Things was his best option.
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Senior Week offers graduates a 'Last Chance to Be a Kid'

April 26, 2012 | senior week
There is still finals week to navigate (April 30-May 4), but the Class of 2012 is looking forward this year’s Senior Week — “Last Chance to Be a Kid.” Lauren Currie ’13 (Lockport, N.Y.), Vice President of Student Senate, has worked hard with the other members of Senate to create a week worth remembering. The week kicks off with students...
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Dobkins donate $2M for library's Jack E. and Betty O. Prince Forum

May 4, 2007 | 2007
Before Eric Dobkin proposed to his college sweetheart, Barbara Berman, in 1964, he obtained her parents' consent. And, hours after she said yes, he made the short drive to Williamstown, W.Va., to share the good news with his second family: Marietta College professor Jack Prince and his wife Betty. "He was such a father figure to me. If you...
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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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College renames office Strategic Communications & Marketing

September 24, 2013 | 2013
The address is still Irvine Hall, but in the future you’ll need to keep an eye out for a new name on the shingle for your outreach projects. 
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College announces November’s community shows at Planetarium

October 22, 2010 | 2010
Marietta College’s Dr. Ann Bragg, Director of the Anderson Hancock Planetarium, recently announced the community show for November is going to be “Zula Patrol: Down to Earth.” This show created by Spitz, Inc., explores the history of the planet Earth in a fun context. There will also be a “star talk” discussion on current astronomical events...
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Marietta names Dr. Lisa P. Phillips new Dean of Students

July 22, 2015 | Dean of Students
Long-time student affairs leader Dr. Lisa P. Phillips, who has demonstrated a strong commitment to diversity and inclusion, has been named Dean of Students at Marietta College, effective Aug. 10.
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Bank president to present at 28th annual Milton Friedman Lecture

March 15, 2012 | 2012
Sandra Pianalto, President and Chief Executive Officer at Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland, is the keynote speaker for Marietta College’s 28th annual Milton Friedman Lecture. She will speak at 7 p.m., Sunday, April 1, at the Alma McDonough Auditorium. Marietta College’s Business & Economics Department and the Economic Roundtable of the...
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Delta Tau Delta fraternity members participate in Quiz Bowl

December 8, 2006 | Greek Life
Members of Marietta College's Delta Tau Delta fraternity participated in a Quiz Bowl, battling one another for "know-it-all" glory. There were seven teams and more than 120 questions asked. The Passionate Liberals—a team made up of seniors Hunter Jonsson (Burke, Va.) and Andy Byers (Parkersburg, W.Va.), and juniors Dave Borrelli (Oxford,...
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PAC awarded NACA’s ‘Programming Organization of Year’ honor

November 16, 2016 | PAC
Pioneer Activities Council (PAC), Marietta College’s student-run organization that plans and executes events and programs on campus, recently won the Programming Organization of the Year award at the National Association for Campus Activities (NACA) Mid-America Conference. However, this is only one of many accomplishments for PAC. Students...
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Students, College remember South Dakota tribe by donating mattresses

If you want to experience Old West history and American Indian culture, there may not be a better location than South Dakota.
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ATOs have raised more than $10,000 for National MS Society

September 23, 2010 | 2010
While many Marietta College students were enjoying their final few days of summer before school started, there was a small group who were pedaling their way in the heat through northern Ohio to benefit the National Multiple Sclerosis Society.
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Nine students make up Marietta's 2006 Homecoming royalty

October 6, 2006 | Homecoming 2006
Marietta College is pleased to announce that the 2006 Homecoming Court includes five queen candidates and four king candidates. All are seniors. The winners will be announced at halftime of the Pioneers' football game with John Carroll on Saturday, Oct. 14. Kickoff is scheduled for 1:30 p.m. at Don Drumm Stadium.
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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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Patrick Tegge ’14

June 6, 2013 | 2013
For Patrick Tegge ’14, traveling is not a hobby he simply checkmarks on applications; it is his passion. And for him it is about more than collecting stamps in his passport.
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College celebrates annual International Week April 5-9

March 25, 2010 | 2010
The spring semester may be winding down, but it’s also time for Marietta College’s annual International Week to bring unique, fun and educational ways to experience different cultures. The week lasts from April 5-9. The week begins Monday, April 5, with the always delicious, “A Taste of the World,” a sampling of cuisine from around the world...
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Author Andrew Grace to lead poetry reading on Feb. 26

February 20, 2015 | 2015
Author and poet Dr. Andrew Grace will lead a poetry reading on Thursday, Feb. 26 at Marietta College’s Alma McDonough Auditorium.
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Delta Tau Delta earns fraternity’s most prestigious honor

February 1, 2012 | 2012
For the fifth time since 1990, Marietta College’s Delta Tau Delta fraternity has been awarded its organization’s most prestigious honor—The Hugh Shields Award. The Epsilon Upsilon chapter received the award during the Northern Division Conference brunch on Sunday, Jan. 29, in Indianapolis. More than 400 members of Delta Tau Delta were in...
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Athletic Training instructor presenting case study at OATA meeting

April 26, 2006 | 2006
Sarah Manspeaker, an instructor in Marietta College's Department of Athletic Training, is presenting a case study "Corrected Aortic Coarctation in a Collegiate Soccer Athlete" at the Ohio Athletic Trainers' Association Annual Meeting and Clinical Symposium on May 5 in Cincinnati.
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Chi Omega senior, Pioneer football player named 2016 Homecoming royalty

October 15, 2016 | Homecoming
Chi Omega sorority senior Amy Castle ’17 (Columbus, Ohio) and Marietta senior defensive lineman Aaron Johnson ’17 (Rex, Georgia) were named the 2016 Homecoming queen and king during halftime of Marietta College's victory over Wilmington Saturday afternoon at Don Drumm Stadium. They were crowned by President William N. Ruud and his wife, Judy...
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