Media Studies faculty members present at EPA conference

January 25, 2011 | news2011
Marietta College’s Dr. Jane Dailey and Dr. Joan Price, Assistant Professors in the Communication and Media Studies, recently addressed an Environmental Protection Agency conference in Columbus, Ohio.
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Leadership Program to welcome 60 McDonough Scholars this fall

August 19, 2011 | news2011
As campus sits quiet for one last week of summer, Connor Walters ’13 (Bay Village, Ohio) will be actively involved in the 2011 McDonough EXCEL Workshop serving as this year’s assistant coordinator. Walters will play a major role in introducing the 60 new McDonough Scholars to life on campus and their new role within the community.
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Thank You! Donors' generosity helps College surpass Marietta Fund goal

August 1, 2011 | The Marietta Fund
More than a year ago, when Brandee Norris and Angela Anderson began preparing a strategy on how to reach Marietta College’s ambitious $1.65 million Marietta Fund goal, there was something that put their minds at ease—Marietta College donors like a challenge. Call it Pioneer Pride.
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Hartel Program helps students aid local non-profit organizations

June 7, 2011 | Hartel Program
During the spring semester 22 Marietta College students were able to learn more about marketing and promotions thanks to funding from both the Hartel Program for Social Activism and Change and Freshman Retention and the Office of Civic Engagement. The students came from either the Writing for Public Relations or Junior Graphic Design courses...
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Remarkable fan support continues to be trademark for Marietta baseball

May 24, 2011 | World Series
Allison Fouss has loved Marietta College baseball since 2007. That’s when her soon-to-be brother-in-law, Nathan Eschbaugh ’10, joined the Etta Express. Now she and her family almost never miss a game. She doesn’t plan to miss a game of the NCAA Division III Baseball Championships in Grand Chute, Wis., either.
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Professors participate in AsiaNetwork Conference in Chicago

April 19, 2011 | news2011
Marietta College’s Dr. Chaya Chandrasekhar (Art Department), Professor Grace Johnson (Department of Business & Economics), and Dr. Ihor Pidhainy (Department of History, Philosophy, Political Science, and Religion) recently traveled to Chicago to participate in the 19th annual AsiaNetwork Conference.
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Education students gain diversity experience in Pittsburgh school

April 1, 2011 | news2011
For Marietta students the best way to experience diversity is to experience it firsthand. For a group of about 20 Education majors they did just that by spending a week in the classrooms Woodland Hills School District in Pittsburgh.  
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City, College to host 2012 Ohio Chautauqua from June 19-23

December 21, 2011 | news2011
The City of Marietta, along with Marietta College, are proud to have been chosen as one of five sites in Ohio to host the 2012 Ohio Chautauqua, which is sponsored and presented by the Ohio Humanities Council. The five-day event will run from June 19-23 under a big tent at Marietta College’s DU Field on the corner of Fourth and Putnam streets.
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McDonough Center Dean named interim provost at Marietta

March 22, 2011 | news2011
Dr. Gama Perruci, Dean of the McDonough Center for Leadership and Business, will serve a two-year term as Interim Provost and Dean of the Faculty beginning July 1. President Jean Scott made the announcement to the campus community on Monday, March 21.
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College unveils plans to name wellness center after Dr. Harding

November 4, 2011 | news2011
He was a trusted friend, a devoted student advocate and a mentor to many. When Dr. J. Michael Harding died unexpectedly this summer, many of the students, staff and faculty who knew him well were not able to return to campus to mourn their loss.
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Pioneer send-off set for 10 a.m. Thursday outside Recreation Center

March 9, 2011 | Men's Basketball
The Marietta and College communities are invited to turn out in support of Jon VanderWal and his 11th ranked Pioneers as they depart for this weekend’s NCAA Division III Sectionals at The College of Wooster!
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Raise your expectations with Marietta College

November 1, 2011 | Raise Your Expectations
There are as many reasons why students choose Marietta College as there are students themselves. From the 13:1 student-to-professor ratio; the beautiful 90-acre campus in a quaint river city; the talented faculty who devote their careers to educating the next generation of industry leaders; the specialty programs such as petroleum engineering...
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President Scott announces retirement

February 18, 2011 | Jean Scott
After more than a decade of strong leadership and unprecedented growth, Dr. Jean A. Scott, Marietta College’s first woman president, announced today (Feb. 18) she is retiring. Dr. Scott, who joined Marietta College in 2000 as its 17th president, will remain as the College’s president until June 30, 2012. Marietta’s Board of Trustees expects...
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Marietta signs cooperative agreement with international university

October 10, 2011 | UIR
For more than three decades, Marietta College has maintained a close relationship with the University of International Relations (UIR) in Beijing, China. Recently, Marietta President Dr. Jean Scott and UIR President Dr. Jian Tao reaffirmed the partnership between the two institutions by signing a cooperative agreement that continues current...
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Students planning to help in New Orleans during spring break

February 7, 2011 | news2011
Eight hours a day for five consecutive days, Taylor Landrie ’13 (Buckhannon, W.Va.) will spend her Spring Break with two dozen or so friends. However, there’s a twist. Landrie and the other Marietta College students will be in New Orleans working with a nonprofit called “Relief Spark.” Landrie expects the experience to benefit her twofold.  
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College hosting annual Mid-Ohio Valley College Night on Sept. 19

September 9, 2011 | news2011
Josh Thrash ’08 said community interest and support in the annual Mid-Ohio Valley College Night has caused a ripple effect among colleges and universities around the region. “Because of the popularity of the fair among local high school students, we have many new schools attending this year,” said Thrash, an Admission Counselor at Marietta...
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Northwestern professor chosen for 27th Milton Friedman Lecture

January 19, 2011 | Friedman Lecture
Dr. Lynne Kiesling, a senior lecturer at Northwestern University’s Department of Economics, will speak on Regulation and Technological Change: The Case of Electricity during the 27th Milton Friedman Lecture. The lecture, which is free and open to the public, is at 7:30 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 30, in the Alma McDonough Auditorium at Marietta College...
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Pioneer Navy Boathouse Dinner, Sports Festival planned for Homecoming 2011

August 5, 2011 | news2011
Homecoming and athletics go hand-in-hand at Marietta College and this year will be no different.   However, there are some exciting activities planned, including two new features when alumni and friends return to campus Oct. 14-16.   We hope you can join Director of Athletics Larry Hiser, crew coaches Chris Pucella and Kelly Harris, as well...
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College welcomes 29 new graduates of PA Program

July 16, 2011 | news2011
With a big smile stretched across her face, Elizabeth Ramsey ’07, PA’11 (Danville, Ky.) watched as her fellow Physician Assistant graduates celebrated Saturday afternoon (July 16) at Fenton Court. She couldn’t hide her excitement because she said it was like watching family enjoy the best day of their lives.
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Campus community celebrates baseball's national championship from a distance

June 1, 2011 | National Champs
It took a little longer than expected but by day’s end the Marietta College Pioneers clinched the 2011 Division III World Series Championship, besting Chapman University Panthers 18-5.
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