McDonough hosts annual Leadership Conference April 11-12

April 3, 2014 | news2014
As the McDonough Leadership Conference continues to grow each year, what makes it even more impressive is how the event is organized and presented by Marietta College students.
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Forbes places Marietta among best U.S. Colleges

August 5, 2014 | Annual Rankings
Forbes Magazine ranks Marietta College among “America’s Top Colleges,” according to its 2014 rankings, which were released recently. Marietta is ranked 414th overall in this year’s Forbes’ ranking of the 650 best colleges and universities in the nation. Marietta also ranks 18th among all Ohio four-year schools.
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College Police Department receives accreditation

January 9, 2014 | Campus Police
In June 2012, the Marietta College Police Department set its sights on becoming an accredited agency through the International Association of Campus Law Enforcement Administrators (IACLEA) — a first for Marietta.
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College receives grant from energy foundation

November 14, 2014 | news2014
Marietta College is one of eight Ohio institutions that received a Dominion Foundation Higher Education Grant for 2014.
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Students Debate Today’s Surveillance Society in International Conference

March 28, 2014 | news2014
Mairetta College student Monica Short studying abroad this semester at IAU College in Aix-en-Provence, France participated in the 11th annual international student conference on U.S.-European relations entitled “Peace and Conflict in an Age of Total Surveillance.” Taking place on IAU’s Aix-en-Provence campus, the event was co-sponsored by...
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New program provides needed resource for LGBT community

August 4, 2014 | LGBT
Just as you enter Coach Stacia Shrider’s office in Dyson Baudo Recreation Center, you’ll notice a “Safe Zone” decal on her window.
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Double-bill closes out fall theatre schedule

November 7, 2014 | news2014
Marietta College’s Theatre Department is closing out the fall semester with a double-bill of “The Wayfarer” by Valery Briusov and “The Love Talker” by Deborah Pryor.
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Science educators benefit from Rickey Summer Institute

July 8, 2014 | news2014
Gathering in a first floor lab in Rickey Science Center, a group of 17 teachers broke into small teams to work through a variety of lab experiments that will improve their ability to teach a specific physics topic to their high school students in the coming academic year.
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Marietta ranks among best schools on new Social Mobility Index

October 23, 2014 | news2014
Marietta College has been included among the best schools on the new Social Mobility Index (SMI) survey, which is co-sponsored by CollegeNet and PayScale. The SMI ranking emphasizes economic mobility and the extent that a college or university helps its students with family incomes below the national median to improve their social and...
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Forensics finishes 30th at Pi Kappa Delta Nationals

March 27, 2014 | news2014
Marietta College’s forensics team closed out the 2013-14 season by earning four awards and finishing 30th in the Overall Individual Events Sweepstakes at the Pi Kappa Delta National Comprehensive Tournament in Indianapolis, Ind.
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Marietta Fund is one way Terry Pagliari ’64 stays connected

June 11, 2014 | news2014
Every time Terry Pagliari ’64 would take a few steps, another classmate would stop him to chat.
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Inaugural Multicultural Day scheduled for Oct. 24

October 9, 2014 | Multicultural Day
At the end of October, the various cultures represented on campus — from students who studied abroad, to the religious and societal cultures that make up Marietta College will be celebrated. The inaugural Multicultural Day at Marietta College, which is to be hosted by Pioneer Activities Counsel, will be held Friday, Oct. 24.
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NASA’s Bill Owen to deliver annual Krause Lecture on March 20

March 13, 2014 | news2014
Bill Owen of NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory will be the speaker for the 2014 Ellis L. and Jennie Mae Krause Lecture in Science. Owen’s lecture will focus on Voyager and space exploration at 7 p.m., Thursday, March 20, in the Alma McDonough Auditorium. NASA’s Voyager program launched two space probes in 1977 and both are still traveling...
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Month of May was full of photo opportunities

June 9, 2014 | news2014
​ Activities on Marietta College's campus always slow down a bit in the summer months, so with a little extra time on our hands it's a great opportunity to look back at all of the excitement of May through the photos by Mitch Casey, Ryan Turnewitsch ’15 and Tom Perry. We hope you enjoy our photos from last month.
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Marietta ranked among ‘Best for your Money’

September 25, 2014 | Annual Rankings
​Marietta College, which has been historically ranked among the nation’s best colleges and universities, was recently ranked one of the nation’s “Best Colleges for Your Money,” by College Factual.
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Krista Huffman ’08 enjoying life in big-time athletics

March 4, 2014 | news2014
These days, it’s rare to see Krista Huffman ’08 wearing anything Navy Blue & White. As the Assistant Director of Marketing and Promotions for Athletics at the University of Alabama, Huffman’s wardrobe is dominated by Crimson & White. With multiple sports competing for national championships and SEC titles, Huffman said, “it’s a...
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Roger Patterson ’62 embraces life in a college town

May 15, 2014 | The Marietta Fund
Roger Patterson ’62 couldn’t imagine living in a community that didn’t have a college.
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Esbenshade Series delivers strong programs for 2014-15

September 11, 2014 | Esbenshade Series
Marietta College’s Frederica G. Esbenshade Series returns this fall for its 34th season with a variety of programs that should offer something to most fans of the arts. All performances start at 7:30 p.m. and will be held in the Alma McDonough Auditorium unless specified otherwise. All performances are free and open to the public.
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Forensics finishes second in national event at Simpson College

February 25, 2014 | Forensics
Another strong performance by Kayleigh Bondor ’17 (Canton, Ohio) helped Marietta College finish second in the Public Communication Speech & Debate League Nationals at Simpson College in Indianola, Iowa.
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Monthly presentations provide insight into WWI

September 2, 2014 | World War I
With an ocean separating the United States from the epicenter of the deadly battles of World War I, the country did not experience the same devastation as those in Europe.
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Former baseball star enjoying burgeoning film career

February 20, 2014 | Mike Eisenberg
The name Mike Eisenberg ’09 often evokes remembrances of a hard pitch exploding into a catcher’s glove, the number 30 billowing on the back of a pinstriped uniform and the dust of the diamond floating around a team of celebrating championships.
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Students showcase late alumnus’ artwork

May 1, 2014 | news2014
As a History major, Kristen Onkka ’14 (Brecksville, Ohio) is familiar with the time and effort it takes to fully research a topic.
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Matriculation 2014: Jennifer Offenberger '86

August 22, 2014 | Matriculation 2014
Jennifer Offenberger of the MCAA Board welcomed the Class of 2018 during the Matriculation ceremony on Aug. 21. Listen to it here.  
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Students embark on mission in Nicaragua during Winter Break

February 7, 2014 | news2014
For months leading up to Winter Break, Whitnie Pinkston ’15 (Parkersburg, W.Va.) tried to save and raise as much money as she could to afford her journey south for 10 days.
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