The Krause brothers found Marietta College a labor of love

May 1, 2012 | Timeless Faculty
Their name is synonymous with excellence. They were the Krause brothers—the heart of the Chemistry Department—members of campus who contributed a combined seven decades of service to Marietta College. Their tenure at Marietta is marked by moments of selfless decisions and countless graduates who benefitted from their expertise and care in the...
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Accounting professor presents paper at Las Vegas meeting

October 23, 2012 | news2012
Marietta College’s Grace Johnson, McCoy Professor of Accounting, recently traveled to Las Vegas and presented a paper at the 2012 Academic and Business Research Institute’s semi-annual meeting.
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New programs coming to College’s Planetarium in April and May

April 18, 2012 | news2012
Over seven days in April and May, Marietta College will be offering three new shows at the Anderson Hancock Planetarium. It all starts with a “Bonus” program called Dynamic Earth at 7 p.m., Tuesday, April 24. Dynamic Earth will also be shown at 3:30 p.m., Sunday, April 29 and 7 p.m., Tuesday, May 1. Reservations are currently being taken for...
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Music professor presenting 'History of Hot and Cool Jazz'

October 15, 2012 | news2012
Marietta College’s Brent Yorgason, Associate Professor of Music, will present “History of Hot and Cool in Jazz,” at 3 p.m., Wednesday, Oct. 24. Yorgason’s presentation will be in the Alma McDonough Auditorium and it is part of the Department of History’s series called History of Interesting Things.
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Important Message about Diversity and Inclusion

March 28, 2012 | news2012
Dear Marietta College Students, Faculty and Staff: Marietta College is committed to providing a learning environment that is welcoming to all and dedicated to the principles of diversity and inclusion. At matriculation, students sign the Pioneer Pledge confirming their willingness to treat each individual on campus with respect while learning...
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Painter, photographer to conduct three-day workshop at Marietta

October 11, 2012 | news2012
Marietta College will welcome painter and photographer Nancy Manter to campus on Monday, Nov. 5, as she presents a free lecture, “Desire Lines.” Manter’s public lecture will cover her work, which is based on elements of the weather, the environment and the landscape. It will be given starting at 7 p.m. in Hermann 308.
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Voting for Homecoming 2012 king and queen begins Oct. 11

October 10, 2012 | news2012
Marietta College’s 2012 Homecoming Court — made up of seven potential queens and five potential kings — will be voted on starting Thursday, Oct. 11.   Voting will be held from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. and 5-7 p.m. Thursday and again on Friday, Oct. 12, outside Gilman Dining Hall.
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Marietta names Dr. Karyn Sproles Provost, Dean of the Faculty

December 18, 2012 | news2012
Dr. Karyn Z. Sproles, the Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences at Carlow University, has been selected to be Marietta College’s Provost and Dean of the Faculty, Marietta President Joseph Bruno announced today.
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Education Abroad offers students a new perspective on the world

March 1, 2012 | Study Abroad
Changing his major from Biochemistry to Spanish was not an easy decision for Vincent Hendershot ’13 (Belpre, Ohio).
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Assistant Professor gains editing experience

October 3, 2012 | news2012
Marietta College’s Dr. Jamie Moshin is known on campus as an Assistant Professor of Communication and Assistant Director of Forensics. Now he can add another title to his list: Editor.
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Students provide quite a show at Brunos’ Choice Awards

December 10, 2012 | President's Choice Awards
America’s Got Talent … particularly at Marietta College. Just before Finals Week mushroom-clouded over campus, hundreds of students put down their study guides, stepped away from their notes and headed to Fenton Court, where they enjoyed the talents of their peers during the inaugural Brunos’ Choice Awards.
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Annual Student Art Show opens Feb. 24 in Hermann Fine Arts

February 10, 2012 | news2012
Marietta College’s Art Department continues its exhibition season with “Swag: Annual Juried Student Art Exhibition,” from Feb. 24 to March 24 in the Hermann Fine Arts gallery. An opening reception is scheduled for 6-8 p.m., Friday, Feb. 24, on the third floor of Hermann.   This juried exhibition features work done between February 2011 and...
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Alumna to be recognized for her dedication to hearing loss community

October 1, 2012 | news2012
Barbara Garneau Kelley ’81 began volunteering for the Hearing Loss Association of America in 1988 after she moved to the Washington, D.C., area in search of a job.
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Rickey Scholars make instant connection through physics, humor

November 30, 2012 | Rickey Scholars
Before arriving on campus in August, this year’s four Rickey Scholars didn’t know much about each other. In less than one semester, London Bortell ’16 (Vienna, W.Va.), Austin Burns ’16 (Stockport, Ohio), Casey McGuire ’16 (Mingo Junction, Ohio) and Mike Muzilla ’16 (Wadsworth, Ohio) have become the closest friends.
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Nearly 1,000 high school students for music competition

January 27, 2012 | news2012
When Marietta College’s Dr. Daniel Monek agreed to co-chair the Ohio Music Educators Association District IX High School Solo & Ensemble competition he was expecting about 450 students. With the event scheduled for Feb. 4 on Marietta College’s campus, Monek and his fellow co-chair Marshall Kimball are preparing for nearly 1,000 students...
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Music Department hosting Faculty Recital on Sept. 18

September 24, 2012 | news2012
Marietta College's Edward E. MacTaggart Department of Music is pleased to announce it will be hosting a Faculty Recital at 7:30 p.m., Tuesday, Sept. 18, in the Alma McDonough Auditorium.
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Nicole Braddock Bromley ’02

November 26, 2012 | news2012
Nicole Braddock Bromley ’02 had a secret no child should ever have to keep.
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College inducts five new members into Physics Honorary

January 5, 2012 | Sigma Pi Sigma
Before Marietta College’s students left campus for the Christmas break, the College’s chapter of Sigma Pi Sigma inducted five new members into its prestigious honorary. The students inducted in the ceremony were: Xiao Yue Ni ’12 (Beijing, China), Ashley Parker ’12 (Zanesville, Ohio), William Vance ’12 (Wilmington, Ohio), Jennifer Kachel ’13 (...
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Movie filmed at College to make debut at McDonough Center Sept. 21

September 24, 2012 | Movie
PerfectMatch, a movie filmed almost entirely on Marietta College’s campus, will make its Ohio premiere at 7 p.m., Friday, Sept. 21, in the Alma McDonough Auditorium.
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Marietta places 18 on ‘Who’s Who’ annual list

November 13, 2012 | news2012
Eighteen Marietta College students were recently selected for the 2013 “Who’s Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges.” Since 1934 students have been honored in the annual directory as outstanding campus leaders of the year. “Who’s Who Among Students” gives each chosen student national recognition as well as one of the most...
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Eye on the Prize: Alumnus' dedication to excellence leads him to Fox News

September 24, 2012 | Todd Kelly
Todd Kelly ’94 continues to follow a simple mantra that has been drilled into him since he arrived at Fox News Channel in late 1996. Kelly learned from many producers and senior producers who encouraged him to have the attitude the channel has to be successful not just today, but the next day… and the next day… and the next day…and to never...
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College welcomes Director of the Center for History of Physics

November 5, 2012 | news2012
Dr. Gregory Good, Director of the Center for History of Physics for the American Institute of Physics (AIP), will speak at Marietta College as part of the Physics Colloquium series at noon, Friday, Nov. 9. Good will speak on “Measuring and Messing with the Magnetosphere: NASA, the AEC, and the early days of Space Science,” in the Anderson...
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Alicia Doerflinger — Psychology

September 17, 2012 | news2012
Commencement Day was bittersweet for Heather Haught ’11 (Marietta, Ohio). After four years of tough classes and challenging research projects, most students gladly take the opportunity to bid farewell to college life — but not Haught.  The psychology major misses her mentor, Dr. Alicia Doerflinger, Associate Professor of Psychology. 
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Marietta's difference makers

November 2, 2012 | Make A Difference Day
The official date for Make a Difference Day was Oct. 27, but Marietta College students needed more than 24 hours to complete the projects they wanted to help with in 2012. So over a two-week period, McDonough Scholars, softball players and hundreds of other Pioneers did their part in volunteering throughout the Mid-Ohio Valley to make a...
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Legacy Library display to fit with Ohio Chautauqua theme

June 4, 2012 | news2012
You can’t doubt Marietta’s historical significance. Marietta was the first settlement in the Northwest Territory when it was established in 1788 along the shores of the Ohio and Muskingum rivers. It has had its fair share of notable visitors including Martin Luther King Jr., Presidents Bill Clinton, Ronald Reagan and even George Washington,...
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