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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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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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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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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Pioneers claim four awards at Marshall Forensics Tournament

October 30, 2012 | news2012
Marietta College’s CJ Maffris ’13 (Worcester, Mass.) finished fourth in Program Oral Interpretation to lead Marietta to a third-place finish at the Marshall University Forensics Tournament on Oct. 26-27. Marietta’s third-place finish in the team sweepstakes was based on limited entry. The Pioneers finished second among the Pi Kappa Delta...
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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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Series focuses on Education System in America

October 19, 2012 | news2012
A group of Marietta College students, in conjunction with the Office of Civic Engagement, are presenting an Education System Community Event Series on Oct. 29 and Nov. 5. Starting at 7:30 p.m., Monday, Oct. 29, will be a film screening of the powerful and controversial documentary, Waiting for Superman, in the Alma McDonough Auditorium.
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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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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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Share your Homecoming story with us

October 10, 2012 | news2012
Are you ready to let the good times roll? We are at Marietta College as we are fully prepared for the alumni and friends who will return to campus for Homecoming 2012: Memories from Marietta, from Oct. 12-14.
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Pioneer mascot provides move-in tips for new students

August 15, 2014 | news2012
This is one of my most favorite times of the year — moving back into my Marietta College digs!
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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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Faculty Art show opens Oct. 13

October 5, 2012 | news2012
Marietta College's Art Department continues its exhibition season with The Art Faculty Exhibition, which runs from Oct. 13-Dec. 3.
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Donnellys show support through annual gifts, volunteering

December 18, 2012 | news2012
Bill ’70 and Bonnie Donnelly ’91 have been involved at Marietta College for so long it’s almost impossible for them to remember a time when it didn’t play a part in their lives.
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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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Choir enjoying improved acoustics

October 2, 2012 | news2012
Marietta College’s Hermann Fine Arts Center has always been a place where beautiful singing could be heard. Recently, those same notes have sounded even better and it’s all thanks to the renovation of the choir practice room on the second floor.
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Choir selling Christmas CD

December 10, 2012 | news2012
If you are looking for a last-minute holiday gift or stocking stuffer then Marietta College’s Dr. Daniel Monek may have something that will fit your budget and taste.
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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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Shakespeare Conference opens Oct. 18

October 1, 2012 | news2012
For the second time in six years, Marietta College will welcome approximately 100 Shakespeare scholars and enthusiasts to campus for the 36th annual Ohio Valley Shakespeare Conference.
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Professor, student team up to write peer-reviewed article

November 30, 2012 | news2012
Even by the typical Marietta College student, Ben Reese ’13 (Marietta, Ohio) has a crazy schedule. Preparing for two capstones (Economics and Political Science), competing on the forensics team and keeping up with his studies are just a few of his obligations that consume a majority of Reese’s day.
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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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Kimball participating in local ‘Dancing With the Stars’

November 26, 2012 | news2012
Marietta College’s Marshall Kimball, Associate Professor of Music, is bound and determined to raise money for the Washington County Red Cross this November — and he’s going to do it by dancing.
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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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College adds Leadership Gift Officer in Advancement Department

September 26, 2012 | news2012
Mary Ann Pennock ’04, a business professional with 15 years of experience in sales and customer relations, recently joined Marietta College as a Leadership Gift Officer in the Advancement Department. “We are thrilled to have Mary as part of our gift team,” said Angela Anderson, Director of Advancement. “Her energy and experience working with...
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