Class teaches students to fight safely for performances

September 13, 2013 | news2013
Last semester, Assistant Professor of Theatre Andy Felt began teaching a class in which students learned how to hurt or kill someone — and then do it safely on stage.
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Events planned for AIDS Awareness Week

November 26, 2013 | news2013
When students, staff and faculty return on Monday from the Thanksgiving holiday break, organizers of the AIDS Awareness Week hope to see plenty of red on campus.
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Students help Campus Martius with display celebrating city’s 225th anniversary

June 10, 2013 | news2013
Matthew Cale ’13 (Marietta, Ohio) has heard about Marietta history almost all of his life. If you had asked him a year ago to imagine what Marietta was “actually” like 225 years ago, he probably would have offered a reasonable answer.
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New program means waking early to provide community service

September 4, 2013 | news2013
While most of Marietta College slept in last Saturday, even early-morning hours and pouring rain did not stop 18 dedicated students from participating in the College’s first-ever Super Saturday of Service.
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Presidential Post: Quarterly Update from Dr. Bruno

March 4, 2013 | news2013
Winter 2013 — Presidential Post Following the winter meetings with the Board of Trustees, President Joseph Bruno is excited to discuss what has been taking place on campus, as well as what is on the horizon at Marietta College. President Bruno has been on the job for eight months, and with the assistance of his wife, Diane, has instituted...
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College’s bookstore hires new store manager

November 19, 2013 | news2013
When a few sputters of the white stuff hit campus in early November, it wasn’t such a shocking sight to one of the newest members of the Marietta College staff. “I’m from Cleveland so I’m used to a lot of snow,” said Ashley Kazan, the new manager of the Marietta College Follett Bookstore.
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International Art Expo gold winner visits campus

May 1, 2013 | news2013
At the invitation of Marietta College, renowned contemporary Chinese painter and calligrapher Mao Xuefeng and his wife Wang Chunling visited Mar
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Theatre Department announces ‘Caught in the Act’ performance season

August 30, 2013 | news2013
The Theatre at Marietta College will produce and perform three plays during the 2013-14 season, as well as wrap the year with the annual One-Act Festival as part of “Caught in the Act.” The season opens at 8 p.m., Friday, Sept. 20, with the first of five showings of Jean Genet’s “The Maids.”
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Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter to speak at Commencement

February 27, 2013 | Commencement 2013
In today’s digital world, it may be difficult for the Class of 2013 to grasp exactly how a few reporters uncovered the Watergate scandal that brought down the Richard Nixon presidency.
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Media Studies senior receives national honor at PRSSA Conference

November 11, 2013 | news2013
When Lindsey Kudaroski ’14 (Washington, Pa.) was a mere sophomore, she became president of Marietta College’s chapter of Public Relations Student Society of America. Little did she know that by her senior year, her commitment and dedication to public relations would lead to national recognition.
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Phi Beta Kappa gets 16 new members

April 30, 2013 | news2013
Sixteen Marietta College seniors were recently inducted into the prestigious Phi Beta Kappa society, which was established in 1860 at the College. The ceremony was held in the Trustee Conference Room of the Dyson Baudo Recreation Center on Monday, April 29.
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College welcomes Class of 2017 during Matriculation

August 24, 2013 | Matriculation
The Class of 2017 had barely settled into their seats at Marietta College’s Fenton Court for the annual Matriculation ceremony when President Joseph Bruno clearly stated his expectations.
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Founders Day speaker discusses segregated south, diversity today

February 22, 2013 | Founders Day
Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist Eugene Robinson is not sure if his visit to Marietta College on Thursday (Feb. 21) was his first to the city or not. What he remembers as a child was that his family always stopped at the first exit in Ohio on their travels from South Carolina to Michigan. After stopping in Charleston, W.Va., for the night his...
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One-day forum to explore Asia and Latin America on campus

November 5, 2013 | news2013
The organizers of Marietta College’s forum — Global South: Asia and Latin America — believe it may be the first ever conducted at a U.S. liberal arts college.
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Caring Community

April 18, 2013 | news2013
When you hear someone say today’s younger generation doesn’t care about anything but themselves, maybe you should look at what Marietta College’s students accomplished over two days in April. With two different student-run philanthropy events on the docket for April 5-6, the Pioneers raised more than $14,000 for cancer research.
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College welcomes new Disabilities Specialist/504 Coordinator to ARC

August 14, 2013 | ARC
With classes set to begin in less than a month, Melissa Simmons is excited to welcome students back to Marietta College. Simmons joined the College in June as its Disabilities Specialist/504 Coordinator, and she wants to make sure everyone gets to know her.
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Juried Art Exhibition opens Feb. 22

February 14, 2013 | news2013
It’s the one time of year that students from all classes get an opportunity to display their artwork during the Marietta College Art Department’s Annual Juried Student Art Exhibition. The exhibition opens with a reception from 6-8 p.m., Friday, Feb. 22, in the Hermann Fine Art gallery. The exhibition will remain open to the public until March...
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Career Center hosting networking event Nov. 7

October 29, 2013 | Career Center
Marietta College's Career Center is sponsoring a Graduate School and Employer Networking Event from 2:30-4 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 7, in the Andrews Hall Great Room.
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Doo Dah Day welcomes HelloGoodbye, Kingsfoil on April 20

April 15, 2013 | Doo Dah Day
For the last couple of years, poor weather and low turnout at events has rained on students’ Doo Dah Day parade. Fortunately, that is unlikely to happen this year.
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Jeff Theobald — Recycling Coordinator

August 12, 2013 | news2013
Jeff Theobald looks at recycling from an artist’s point of view. A graphic artist by training, Jeff has embraced his role as Marietta College’s Recycling Coordinator — a part-time position he started in the fall of 2012.
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Marietta College serves lunch to people in need

February 13, 2013 | Daily Bread Kitchen
Esther Starner was exactly what the lunch line at The Daily Bread Kitchen needed.
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President Bruno rides final leg of Cycle 4 Sami

October 16, 2013 | news2013
As Erwin Tower chimed out the 8 o'clock hour, President Joseph W. Bruno wheeled off his closing sprint. “There she goes,” said Cameron Smith ’15 (Urbana, Ohio), “we did it, guys. Great job!”
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Economics students claim awards at undergraduate conference

April 8, 2013 | news2013
Marietta College’s Jiaxin Quan ’13 (Beijing, China) and Ben Reese ’13 (Marietta, Ohio) each won awards at Bowling Green State University’s Undergraduate Economics Student Paper Contest and Conference on Saturday, April 6.
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