PAC wins six awards for programming, marketing

January 6, 2016 | PAC
Seeing several big schools take home multiple awards at the annual National Association for Campus Activities (NACA) Mid-America Conference last year, the Pioneer Activities Council (PAC) wanted to try and give them a run for their money in 2015.
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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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Associate Professor returns from fellowship in Honolulu

August 26, 2008 | 2008
Marietta College's Dr. Eric J. Fitch, Associate Professor of Environmental Science and Leadership and Director of the Environmental Science Program, recently returned to campus following a productive summer.
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Matriculation ceremony adds to exciting first day for Class of 2021

August 23, 2017 | Students
For about 75 minutes Wednesday afternoon, Marietta College’s newest students learned why their new home is such an amazing place to live and learn during the annual Matriculation ceremony at the Dyson Baudo Recreation Center. “At Marietta College, we take pride in assisting you with not only your academics, but your engagement in self-...
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One more look at a busy April on campus

May 5, 2014 | 2014
​ April is always a busy month on campus, and if you look at the images our photographers got you'll see what we mean. From induction ceremonies to project presentations, to athletics and conferences, Marietta College was an exciting place to be last month. Enjoy this look back at April 2014 through photos taken by Ryan Turnewitsch ’15,...
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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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‘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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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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Marietta College celebrates Class of 2017 at 180th Commencement

May 7, 2017 | Commencement
Throughout his first year as Marietta College’s President, Dr. William N. Ruud has developed a bond with the student body that is clearly evident. That relationship was on full display during Marietta College’s 180th Commencement ceremony in the Dyson Baudo Recreation Center on Sunday. It was very clear following Amy Castle ’17 (Columbus,...
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College conducting annual International Week March 31-April 4

March 26, 2014 | 2014
Marietta College’s Department of Modern Languages, Office of Education Abroad, and Office of Diversity and Inclusion will host International Week from Monday, March 31 to Friday, April 4.  International Week, held on the Marietta College campus since 1995, is a collaboration among campus departments and organizations to reinforce the College...
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Annual Juried Student Art Exhibition opens Feb. 18 with reception

February 15, 2011 | Senior Art Show
Marietta College’s Art Department is proud to present the Annual Juried Student Art Exhibition, which features the work of Art and Graphic Design students. The show, which opens Feb. 18, will be held in the Third Floor Gallery of the Hermann Fine Arts Center. The exhibition will run through March 19. An opening reception will be held from 6-8...
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College adds Coordinator for Diversity and Inclusion

DeJuan Mitchell has a “student-first” mindset. He believes that will serve him and Marietta’s students well as he settles in to his new position as the Coordinator for Diversity and Inclusion, U.S. Student Services.  Mitchell joins Marietta after completing a Master of Science in Human Development and Leadership with a focus in College...
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College adds Coordinator of Career Services to Career Center

July 12, 2012 | 2012
With only a few weeks until the fall semester begins, campus is already buzzing with new faces in multiple departments and offices. The Marietta College Career Center is no exception and is pleased to welcome Caitlin Jones to its staff as the Coordinator of Career Services.
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Reflections of Legacy's foundational fans

October 8, 2007 | 2007
Editor's note Three students - biochemistry major Tyler Okel '08, education major Luke Haumesser '09 and studio art and graphics design double major Claire Reintgen '08 - spent the night of Oct. 4 outside the chain link fence that separates Marietta College's campus from the work site of the future Legacy Library. The trio documented their...
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Paige Berschet ’18 elected student body president for 2017-18

April 20, 2017 | SGA
Paige Berschet ’18 (London, Ohio) was elected by Marietta College’s student body to be the Student Government Association’s President for 2017-18. Berschet, who is majoring in both Political Science and Organizational Communications & Public Relations, succeeds Emily Drabeck ’17 (Washington, Pennsylvania) following her year as student...
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Students enjoy unexpected day off from class

February 4, 2014 | Snow Day
Ask any student and they’ll tell you a snow day never happens at Marietta College. On Monday, Feb. 3, they got a special treat and first “snow day” in five years.
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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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Class of 2019 closes out first day on campus with Matriculation

August 17, 2015 | Matriculation 2015
Much earlier than in recent years, Marietta College’s new students arrived on campus and participated in the annual Matriculation. More than a week before classes are scheduled to begin, approximately 300 new students filed into Dyson Baudo Recreation Center to begin their Marietta College journey.
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Physician Assistant Student Society donates $500 to county’s Free Clinic

May 4, 2012 | 2012
Jamie Torok ’13 (Cincinnati, Ohio) said the professors and doctors in Marietta College’s Physician Assistant Studies Program are among the best of the best. But Torok added that she and her classmates also gain some invaluable experience working the Washington County Free Clinic. “This allows us to get out in the community that we live in...
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Marietta College partners with Ruckus for free, legal music downloads

May 8, 2007 | 2007
Marietta College has partnered with Ruckus Network, Inc., to provide students with access to free and legal music downloads through a multimedia network designed specifically for college students. Throughout the year, Marietta College's undergraduate and graduate students can access the Ruckus service anytime - on or off campus - to enjoy the...
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College offering variety of programs for Black History Month

February 2, 2017 | Black History Month
Marietta College has special programs planned all throughout February to celebrate Black History Month. “Black History Month seeks to educate the Marietta College community about African-American heritage and promote inclusion and a common understanding across cultures to enhance social and leadership development among its participants,”...
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Weaver promoted to lead College’s Police Department

December 13, 2013 | Campus Police
After serving as Interim Chief of the Marietta College Police Department for several months, Jim Weaver has been permanently promoted to the top spot on the force.
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Repeat Performance: Second straight year an ATO, Chi Omega rule Homecoming royalty

November 1, 2010 | 2010
  Marietta College’s Jennifer Kuhn ’11 (Stow, Ohio) and Blake Johnson ’11 (Parkersburg, W.Va.) were crowned Homecoming 2010 royalty during halftime of the Pioneers’ football game against Ohio Northern on Saturday (Oct. 30).   The crowning of king and queen was just one of the many highlights of this year’s homecoming week festivities....
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Belle Huffman ’18

June 8, 2015 | 2015
Belle Huffman ’18 didn’t plan on continuing her family’s tradition of attending Marietta College.
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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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