McCoy Scholar adds NASA scholarship to her resume

May 3, 2012 | 2012
Anna Gill ’12 (Canal Winchester, Ohio) is just another example of how Marietta College’s McCoy Scholars seem to deliver exemplary work every year. Gill, who will be one of nearly 300 seniors participating in the 175th annual Commencement ceremony at Marietta on May 13 in the Dyson Baudo Recreation Center, recently won first-place in the...
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CUB excited about newest event — Brunos’ Choice Awards

November 30, 2012 | 2012
For years, members of College Union Board have worked tirelessly to develop a formula of events that would interest the larger student body.
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‘The Other Wes Moore’ chosen for 2012-13 Common Reading

April 11, 2012 | 2012
Considered a perfect fit for Marietta College’s 2012-13 theme of Leadership & Social Justice, Wes Moore’s “The Other Wes Moore” has been chosen as the common reading for campus.
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Christian Sanders ’14

November 13, 2012 | 2012
A city boy by nature, hailing from his beloved Cleveland, Christian Sanders appreciates one major aspect of a small-town college: its opportunities.
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Dr. Janet Bland to lead College through reaccreditation process

April 2, 2012 | Accreditation
It didn’t take much prodding to get Adam Stonier ’13 (Tunkhannock, Pa.) to open up about the professor who taught his literature course. “She asked us questions and then never revealed the answers; and when we came to the conclusions she wanted us to, I will never forget the deserved smile of satisfaction that graced her face,” Stonier says.
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Marietta to inaugurate Dr. Joseph Bruno on Oct. 12

October 5, 2012 | 2012
An excitement is building on campus as the College awaits the formal ceremony inaugurating Dr. Joseph W. Bruno as the president at Marietta.
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Banking executive to speak at April Economic Roundtable

March 12, 2012 | 2012
Sandra Pianalto, President and Chief Executive Officer at Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland, is the April speaker for the Economic Roundtable of the Ohio Valley. She will speak during the ERT’s luncheon on Monday, April 2, at the Lafayette Hotel in Marietta, Ohio. Pianalto’s talk is on “The Fed and the Economy: Striving for Stability.”
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College adds Delta Chapter of Kappa Alpha Omicron

September 24, 2012 | KAO
Marietta College recently established the Delta Chapter of Kappa Alpha Omicron, an organization for students and faculty who learn and work with subjects like Environmental Science, Environmental Studies, Sustainability, and other interdisciplinary fields.
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College adds gluten-free pastries to menu

February 6, 2012 | gluten free
During her freshman year at Marietta, Olivia von Lembcke ’14 (Columbus, Ohio) lived on a diet of omelets, plain salads and Corn Flakes. “I have celiac disease and I just recently found out that I have gallbladder disease,” she says. “I have to avoid gluten because when I eat it my body cannot break wheat or barley down, and instead it makes...
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12th annual Physics Colloquium opens with six programs this fall

September 24, 2012 | 2012
Marietta College’s 12th annual Physics Colloquium is back on the schedule with six presentations this fall, beginning with Dr. William McNeely at noon, Friday, Sept. 7, in Rickey 166.
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College police officers commissioned by Washington County Sheriff

January 25, 2012 | 2012
Washington County Sheriff Larry Mincks commissioned eight members of the Marietta College Police Department as Reserve Deputy Sheriffs during a special ceremony on Tuesday, Jan. 24.   Marietta College Police Officers are certified Peace Officers through the Ohio Peace Officers Training Commission and all have completed the 600-hour Peace...
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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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Award-winning journalist, author to speak on MLK Day at College

January 11, 2012 | 2012
Though it took only 17 minutes for Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., to deliver his “I Have a Dream” speech, his words to the American people calling for the end of discrimination and insistence on equality for all stands as one of the most influential messages of the 20th century.  
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Cathy Mowrer — Education

September 24, 2012 | 2012
Education majors love to take courses with Dr. Cathy Mowrer because she realizes there is a fine line between teaching future teachers how to present information to children and extinguishing a child’s curiosity.
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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 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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Curious fifth graders spend the day with Marietta’s scientists

May 11, 2012 | 2012
Friends Baylee Brown and Vanessa Wilson were pumped up for class, sitting in the front row and wondering what they would learn about for the next 30 minutes.   The floor littered with fragments of colorful balloons and the smell of smoke still lingering in the air, the two fifth-grade girls knew it had to be something good.  
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‘Threads of Tradition’ quilt exhibit opens Friday, Jan. 18

December 20, 2012 | 2012
Days after the spring semester begins, Marietta College’s Art Department will present the exhibition “Threads of Tradition: Quilts from the Sandy Snodgrass Collection.”
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Attorney and 1970 graduate returns as Fitzgerald EIR

May 1, 2012 | 2012
As a new retiree, Earle Jay Maiman ’70 continues to do one thing he truly loves — teaching the value and art of advocacy. Maiman, who was a trial lawyer in Cincinnati for 30 years, is excited to be joining Marietta College for the 2012-13 academic year as the Fitzgerald Executive-in-Residence. Maiman’s arrival on campus fits neatly into the...
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College announces December planetarium shows

November 12, 2012 | 2012
Marietta College is pleased to announce the December community show at the Anderson Hancock Planetarium is “Season of Light.” This full dome show, created by Loch Ness Productions, traces the history and development of numerous holiday traditions, including the Yule log, mistletoe, and the Christmas tree. The program concludes by exploring...
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Athletic training students donate first-aid kits to Marietta YMCA

April 10, 2012 | 2012
During March, athletic trainers across America were recognized for their commitment to helping people prevent injuries and stay healthy and active. As such, the Athletic Training students at Marietta College created and a few select students distributed eight first-aid kits to the Marietta Family YMCA. The kits had basic first-aid needs such...
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‘Ghost Stories from the Stacks’ returns to campus Oct. 31

October 22, 2012 | 2012
Marietta College’s Legacy Library is ready to host the third annual “Ghost Stories from the Stacks” starting at 8 p.m., Wednesday, Oct. 31.
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College conducting second annual Hunger and Homelessness Week

March 30, 2012 | 2012
With an all-you-can eat buffet just minutes away, and a new residence hall being constructed off of Seventh and Putnam streets, it is hard to imagine what it would be like to go without food and shelter.  
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Former baseball star enters short movie in dozens of film festivals

October 5, 2012 | 2012
The name Mike Eisenberg ’09 often evokes remembrances of a hard pitch exploding into a catcher’s glove, the number 30 billowing on the back of a pinstriped uniform and the dust of the diamond floating around a team of celebrating championships. But this former Etta Express star has taken his career off the mound in recent years.  Now he...
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Board of Trustees approve naming residence hall after Harrison family

February 21, 2012 | 2012
Marietta College’s Board of Trustees have approved naming a new residence hall, which will open in August, after a local family that included the College’s first African-American graduate.   Harrison Hall, which is being constructed at the corner of Seventh and Putnam streets, will honor Charles Sumner Harrison, John Langston Harrison and...
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