12 high school students receive instruction from MC athletic trainers

November 21, 2005 | 2005
Seven Marietta College students majoring in athletic training became the teachers for two hours Sunday, Nov. 20, as the Department of Athletic Training presented a seminar on lower extremity assessment and treatments. Twelve area high school students participated in the class, which began at 1 p.m. in the athletic training classroom in the...
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Economist, attorney Robert Litan to speak at Milton Friedman Lecture

April 3, 2017 | Business & Economics
Economist and Attorney Robert Litan will deliver the keynote address at the 33rd annual Milton Friedman Lecture Series at Marietta College at 7:00 p.m., Monday, April 17th. Litan will make discuss “The Good Economy” in the Alma McDonough Auditorium. It is free and open to the public. Litan is a partner with Korein Tillery, LLC., and also is...
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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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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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Accounting professor closes the books on 37-year career at Marietta

May 14, 2008 | 2008
Before Ed Osborne can make the transition to emeritus professor, he has one final assignment. "In a moment of weakness I agreed to complete the department assessment report so the new chair of the department, Jim Falter, wouldn't be burdened with it. So I have until June 30 to get it done," he said.
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Bands to perform ‘Suite Music’ concert at Peoples Bank Theatre

November 20, 2017 | Band Concert
The Peoples Bank Theatre will come alive with the sound of music as the Marietta College Symphonic Band and Wind Ensemble will perform the annual Fall Band Concert at 7:30 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 30. The concert is entitled “Suite Music,” and it is free and open to the public. Doors to the theatre open at 6:30 p.m. A free-will offering will be...
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Strong connection between MC, community shines with Esbenshade

October 11, 2016 | Esbenshade Series
Since 1980, Marietta College has been offering free community performances and speakers through the Frederica G. Esbenshade Series. While there have been many memorable moments over the years, those currently involved with the planning and organization of the program believe the series reached a new high before, during and after the Béla...
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Three physics majors present at Ohio’s American Physical Society

April 5, 2013 | 2013
Three Marietta College students majoring in physics — Jen Kachel ’13 (Woodsfield, Ohio), Shelby Lee ’13 (Galloway, Ohio) and Lin Su ’13 (Beijing, China) — presented their capstone research posters at the Ohio-region Section of the American Physical Society at Ohio University.
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Yellow Ribbon Program participants on the rise

November 2, 2010 | 2010
Financial Aid Assistant Jennifer Zide has the Veterans Affairs’ number on her office phone’s speed dial. “I talk with the Buffalo (N.Y.) office at least once a week so I definitely use that button,” she says. With the steady increase in veterans deciding to attend Marietta College, Zide oftentimes is the direct connection between the student...
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Beautiful day makes dedication ceremony for new soccer field special

October 1, 2005 | 2005
Marietta College officials couldn't have asked for a more beautiful day to dedicate the soccer field along Greene Street than what they got Saturday, Oct. 1. Dr. Jean Scott, Marietta's President, and soccer coach Patrick Holguin each spoke about the stunning complex and thanked everyone who helped make the new Marietta Field happen.
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Shale Crescent USA to speak at Economic Roundtable on March 29

March 15, 2017 | ERT
Jerry James ’80 and Wally Kandel ’87, both representatives of Shale Crescent USA, are scheduled to discuss economic development opportunities in the Mid-Ohio Valley and what’s being done to promote the region around the world, at the Economic Roundtable of the Ohio Valley at noon, Wednesday, March 29th, at the Marietta Country Country Club....
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Education Professor named to Luce Foundation Board of Directors

February 6, 2015 | 2016
Marietta College’s Dr. Bill Bauer, McCoy Associate Professor of Education, was recently appointed to the Board of Directors of the James Jay Dudley Luce Foundation — a high impact, New York-based nonprofit organization supporting leadership development at a global level.
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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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MacTaggart Department of Music announces juried prize winners

December 21, 2007 | 2007
Lang Zhao '11 was surprised when he learned that Marshall Kimball, assistant professor of music, had nominated him during the fall semester for the William L. Buelow Juried Prize. The international student, who plans to study economics, will use the two-credit hour prize to pursue his study of percussion in the spring.
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World-class cellist to perform in College’s Esbenshade Series

October 27, 2017
The Esbenshade Series at Marietta College is pleased to welcome world-class cellist Sujari Britt at 3:00 p.m., Sunday, Nov. 12, at Peoples Bank Theatre. Britt began her formal training at the age of 4, following her study on the violin and piano. She is pursuing her Bachelor of Music in Cello Performance at the Manhattan School of Music....
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Snap-On Inc. CEO to speak at Economic Roundtable on Sept. 28

September 21, 2016 | ERT
Nick Pinchuk, President and CEO of Snap-On, Inc., is scheduled to discuss “The Dignity of Work,” at the Economic Roundtable of the Ohio Valley at noon, Wednesday, Sept. 28, at the Parkersburg Country Club. Pinchuk has been Snap-on’s President and Chief Executive Officer since 2007 and Chairman of the Board since 2009. Prior to his...
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‘History of Interesting Things’ welcomes American furniture expert

March 19, 2013 | 2013
Andrew Richmond, noted American furniture specialist at Garth’s Auctions in Delaware, Ohio, is presenting at Marietta College’s “History of Interesting Things” series at 4 p.m., Monday, March 25. Richmond, Vice President and Certified Appraiser at Garth’s, will talk about “Elegance and Gentility in Early Ohio,” in Thomas 320. The event is...
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Environmental Science and Leadership professor to be recognized by AWRA

October 8, 2010 | 2010
One look at Dr. Eric Fitch’s office and it’s easy to see you have a person who loves his work. Better yet, his work is a passion. His zeal for the environment is not lost on his colleagues around the world. Fitch, Associate Professor of Environmental Science and Leadership at Marietta College, will receive the Icko Iben Award from the...
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Shaolin Warriors to take stage for March 5th Esbenshade performance

February 28, 2017 | Esbenshade Series
The return of the Esbenshade Series this semester brings with it the chance to witness a theatrical production of world-renowned Kung Fu when The Shaolin Warriors take the stage at the Peoples Bank Theatre at 7:30 p.m., Sunday, March 5th. Tickets for this show are sold out.
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College displaying part of African Art Collection in Andrews

January 28, 2015 | 2015
Andrews Hall is currently hosting a part of Marietta College's African Art Collection in the Fireplace Lounge and in the basement (or the "Pit). The artwork will remain on display through March 7.
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College announces 2012 Athletic HOF class

December 12, 2012 | 2012
As a catcher for former Marietta College baseball coach Don Schaly in the late 1990s, Josh Streit ’99 was a brash competitor who wanted nothing more than to whip his opponent. What a lot of people didn’t see was the determined competitor in the classroom as well. Streit says those two worlds have helped shape him into the hard-working...
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Lehman, Gray named Marietta College Homecoming royalty

October 20, 2007 | 2007
Marietta College seniors Elizabeth "E.J." Lehman and Tom Gray were crowned Homecoming 2007 royalty during halftime of the Pioneers' football game against Ohio Northern on Saturday (Oct. 20). The announcing of queen and king was just one of the many highlights in a weekend full of activities for students and alumni. Other memorable moments...
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ERT luncheon features President of IT & Innovation Foundation

October 19, 2017 | ERT
Robert D. Atkins, President of Information Technology and Innovation Foundation, is scheduled to discuss “Technological Change and the Future of the U.S. Economy and Jobs,” at the Economic Roundtable of the Ohio Valley at noon, Wednesday, Nov. 8, at the Parkersburg Country Club.
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MOV Entrepreneurship Expo announces keynote speakers

September 6, 2016 | Entrepreneurship Expo
Organizers of the inaugural Entrepreneurship Expo, which will be held on the Marietta College campus on Sept. 17, are pleased to announce the three keynote speakers — Seth Meinzen ’04, Todd Gehrmann and Julie Wilkes ’98.
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Associate Professor elected to Central Ohio PRSA board of directors

February 27, 2013 | 2013
Marietta College’s Dr. Jane Dailey, Associate Professor of Media Studies, has been elected to serve on the 2013 board of directors of the Central Ohio chapter of the Public Relations Society of America. The chapter serves more than 360 public relations professionals across the Central Ohio region who work in the corporate, government, agency...
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