Three-day Family Weekend begins Friday

September 15, 2015 | Family Weekend
Each year a special weekend, packed with unique activities and opportunities, is set aside to encourage fellowship with family and friends of current Marietta College students. For Ross Lidman ’18 (Liberty Township, Ohio), the excitement for the upcoming Family Weekend is beginning to intensify.
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National conference is an eye-opening experience for Advertising & Public Relations student

June 27, 2017 | Student News
When it comes to learning about an industry’s newest advancements and constantly changing climate as well as having the opportunity to network with and get advice from leaders in the field, nothing beats attending a national conference. After attending the 2017 ADAMERICA Conference from June 7-10 in New Orleans with Assistant Professor of...
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College’s Board of Trustees approves $24M residence hall project

December 21, 2010 | Harrison Hall
Marietta College’s Board of Trustees approved the construction of a $24 million, 105,000-square-foot complex at the corner of Seventh and Putnam streets that will provide a health and wellness center, a dining area and some apartment-style units for 364 students. College officials are also pleased to announce that the Ohio Higher Educational...
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College's Honors Program offers students a variety of cultural events

December 20, 2018 | Honors Program
Students accepted to the Honors Program as incoming freshmen have already displayed their commitment to academic excellence, which is why the program is designed to help stretch the student experience well beyond the comfort zone of a classroom. Dr. David Brown, Director of the Honors Program, recently returned with a group of Honors and...
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PAC organizes impressive list of fall campus events

September 3, 2015 | PAC
The variety and quality of programming being brought to Marietta College’s campus has seen a significant improvement within just the past year. A lot of those positive changes are a direct result of the work of the students who comprise the Pioneer Activities Council (PAC). PAC is Marietta’s student-run organization that serves as the...
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Students ready for rest, time with family during Fall Break

October 7, 2008 | Fall Break
The air is colder and the leaves are more colorful, so every Marietta College student knows what that means - Fall Break or the four-day break is just around the corner. The unusual October vacation goes from Oct. 11-14, and many of Marietta's students are more than ready for it. Kent Reiber '10, of Avon Lake, Ohio, said he is "exhilarated"...
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College celebrates Global Awareness Month throughout November

October 25, 2018 | Global Awareness
An abundance of activities are planned throughout November in celebration of Global Awareness Month. Christy Burke, Director of Education Abroad and International Recruitment, said her office, in conjunction with the office of Diversity & Inclusion, and the Asian Studies and Latin American Studies programs, has planned events starting...
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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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Marietta students assist with Empty Bowls luncheon

April 25, 2017 | Student News
Once again, members of various Marietta College student groups and organizations contributed their time and energy to help make a local charitable event a success. Marietta students helped with both the setup and execution of the 16th annual Marietta Empty Bowls Luncheon which took place from 11:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m. on Saturday, April 1st at...
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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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13 seniors make up Marietta College’s 2018 homecoming court

October 10, 2018 | Homecoming 2018
Marietta College’s student body will begin voting for the 2018 Homecoming queen and king on Thursday, October 11th during lunch and dinner hours at Gilman Dining Hall — and this year the voting should be competitive with 13 candidates. The 2018 Homecoming Court is made up of eight queen candidates and five king candidates. Voting will be...
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Students receive treat before finals

December 3, 2014 | Late Night Breakfast
At Marietta College, the Late Night Breakfast is and has been one of the most popular traditions on campus for more than 15 years. This year, like all of those in the past, students will line up outside of Gilman Dining Hall in anticipation of the event that runs from 9-11 p.m., Sunday, Dec. 7.
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Pioneer Activities Council Collaborates Knitting Workshop with Local Guild

February 28, 2017 | Knit Wits
On Sunday, February 18th, the Pioneer Activities Council (PAC) featured Knit Wits, a free knitting workshop event. Attendants had the opportunity to learn from knitting experts in the community. The K.O.M. (Kanawha, Ohio, and Muskingum — the three rivers in the guild area) Rivers Knitting Guild, a part of The Knitting Guild of America (TKGA...
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College welcomes largest class in almost a decade during Matriculation ceremony

August 22, 2018 | Student News
Marietta College’s annual Matriculation ceremony took a little longer than normal this year — about 20 extra minutes. There were a couple more speakers, but the reason for the extended program was because Marietta welcomed its largest class since 2009 Thursday afternoon in the Dyson Baudo Recreation Center. “Wow, there is a lot of you out...
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New students learn about Marietta traditions at Matriculation

August 22, 2014 | Matriculation 2014
If the Class of 2018 walked away from the 2014 Matriculation ceremony with only one talking point it would have to be Marietta College cherishes tradition.
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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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More than 400 freshmen move in to Marietta College residence halls

August 17, 2006 | Move-In Day
Nathan Eschbaugh was moved into his freshman residence hall by 9:30 a.m. Thursday (Aug. 17). Good planning? Luck? Not exactly. It's what happens when you are the second son to attend Marietta College, and your mother knows some tricks. "We got here early, got a good parking spot and got him moved in," said Robin Eschbaugh, whose oldest son,...
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Emily Vigue ’19 elected student body president for 2018-19

May 9, 2018 | SGA
Marietta College’s student body recently elected four students from Ohio and one from California into leadership roles on the 2018-19 Student Government Association. Emily Vigue ’19 (Lancaster, Ohio) was elected student body president and will replace Paige Berschet ’18 (London, Ohio). Marietta’s SGA president has been an Ohio resident 10...
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Marietta students take in-depth look at local poverty

March 21, 2014 | news2014
After bracing to spend just a few minutes outside to travel from building to building for classes during this winter’s bitterly cold days, Marietta College students received just a taste of what it’s like to suffer from the elements.
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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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Sophomore receives ‘Best Communication’ certificate at case study competition

May 1, 2018 | PioSOAR
Marietta College’s Amanda Augustyniak ’20 (Pickerington, Ohio) was recently awarded a certificate for Best Communication in a case study competition at the NODA Region 7 conference in Hamilton, Ontario. Augustyniak participated with two students from other schools. They were given an in-depth case about an incident that could happen during...
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Caitlin Yager memorial service on Jan. 21

January 20, 2014 | Caitlin Yager
A memorial service celebrating the life of Caitlin Yager ’16 will be held at 7 p.m., Tuesday, Jan. 21, at Marietta College’s Fenton Court. All are invited for the service and the reception to follow.
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Marietta College preparing to conduct in-person classes for fall semester

May 7, 2020 | COVID-19
Marietta College announced today (May 7, 2020) that it plans to reopen campus and have in-person classes for Fall 2020, which includes opening the residence halls and dining services for all 1,200 students. President Bill Ruud said the College’s COVID-19 Recovery Task Force will monitor local and national health trends and make adjustments...
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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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Marietta College hosting Lunar New Year event Friday

February 15, 2018 | Lunar New Year
Students, staff, faculty and community members are invited to celebrate the Lunar New Year at Marietta College. The event is from 6:00-8:00 p.m. Friday, Feb. 16th, at The Gathering Place on Marietta College’s campus. The event is free and open to all who wish to attend.
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