Merry TubaChristmas returns to College for 11th straight year

December 1, 2015 | Merry Tuba Christmas
Marietta College’s Edward E. MacTaggart Department of Music will host its 11th annual Merry TubaChristmas on Saturday, Dec. 5 in the Alma McDonough Auditorium. This event will begin with registration at the Band Rehearsal Hall at the corner of Third and Butler streets from 1-1:30 p.m. The ensemble will rehearse in the Band Hall and will...
Read More

Physics Colloquium continues Jan. 30 with new planetarium show

January 28, 2015 | news2015
Chasing the Ghost Particle: From the South Pole to the Edge of the Universe, a new full-dome show at Anderson Hancock Planetarium, will help kick off the spring portion of Marietta College’s Physics Colloquium on Friday, Jan. 30.
Read More

Marietta bids farewell to Class of 2015

May 3, 2015 | Commencement 2015
John Beale ’71 has never been shy of taking a risk, and he wanted to make sure Marietta College’s Class of 2015 understood why it is important to embrace those opportunities when they come around.
Read More

In Memoriam: Dr. Sherrill Cleland (1924-2015)

October 27, 2015 | news2015
Dear Marietta College family, It is with much sadness that I write to you today to inform you that Sherrill Cleland, who served as Marietta College’s 14th President from 1973-89, passed away yesterday (Oct. 26, 2015) at the age of 91.
Read More

Marietta’s Dr. Wehrman to appear on C-SPAN 3 Saturday, Jan. 17

January 12, 2015 | CSPAN
Marietta College’s Dr. Andrew Wehrman is appearing on C-SPAN 3 at 9:20 p.m., Saturday, Jan. 17, as he’ll discuss smallpox in Revolutionary era America.
Read More

College to welcome 300 to alumni ranks at 178th Commencement

April 28, 2015 | Commencement 2015
In less than one week, approximately 300 seniors will don their caps and gowns, preparing for that special moment when they get to turn their tassels and officially become graduates of Marietta College. Though she’s looking forward to this weekend, Kelsey Jeffery ’15 (The Plains, Ohio) is also experiencing mixed feelings about what this...
Read More

College receives $140,000 grant to help students with disabilities

October 17, 2015 | Education
Marietta College will receive $140,000 over five years as part of a federal grant that was awarded to Ohio State University to expand the transition to postsecondary education for students with intellectual disabilities.
Read More

College hosting Regional Community Forum on Public Education

April 4, 2014 | news2015
Quality public education is typically considered one of the top factors when families consider what community to raise their children. In an effort to look at many factors impacting education, Marietta College’s Education Department is hosting a Regional Community Forum on Public Education at 6 p.m., Wednesday, April 16, in the Alma...
Read More

Celebrating academic achievement

April 15, 2015 | All Scholars Day
With all classes canceled at Marietta College on Wednesday, Joe Andler ’15 spent his morning making homemade ice cream outside in the Kremer Amphitheatre. But his preparation techniques were a little unconventional.
Read More

Marietta ranked 7th Highest Valued College in entire nation

October 2, 2015 | Annual Rankings
A Marietta College education goes well beyond the 44 majors, 18 varsity sports, 100-plus student organizations, study abroad opportunities and countless internships — those tangible elements Marietta markets to prospective and current students.
Read More

Fans invited to 17th annual Community Baseball Day on April 18

April 7, 2015 | Community Baseball Day
Spring in the Mid-Ohio Valley doesn’t officially begin until Marietta College conducts the annual Community Baseball Day. The 17th annual event is scheduled for Saturday, April 18 when the Etta Express hosts Ohio Northern in a key Ohio Athletic Conference doubleheader at Don Schaly Stadium.
Read More

Marietta maintains elite position in U.S. News Midwest rankings

September 9, 2015 | U.S. News & World Report
For 31 consecutive years, Marietta College has been ranked in the Top 10 colleges and universities in the Midwest, according to the U.S. News & World Report.
Read More

Public Education forum returns to Marietta College on April 15

March 31, 2015 | Education
For a second consecutive year, Marietta College is hosting a Regional Community Forum on Public Education that is designed to educate community members on many of the factors that impact the public school system. Marietta is hosting a forum from 6-7:30 p.m., Wednesday, April 15, in the Alma McDonough Auditorium. The event is free and open to...
Read More

Class of 2019 ready to arrive at Marietta College

August 12, 2015 | Class of 2019
Most of the 350 new Marietta College students will begin arriving on campus Sunday, Aug. 16, as they begin a new adventure as Pioneers. Families will begin arriving on campus at 8 a.m. — and maybe earlier — to start the freshman move-in process. President Joseph W. Bruno and his wife, Diane, will be there to greet many members of the Class...
Read More

Marietta makes Princeton Review’s Best Colleges Rankings

August 7, 2015 | Annual Rankings
Princeton Review’s 2016 issue of The Best 380 Colleges includes Marietta College among the best Midwestern colleges. The new listings were released earlier this week.
Read More

Institute for Learning in Retirement makes $10,000 donation to College

March 18, 2015 | The Marietta Fund
Marietta College’s Institute for Learning in Retirement may be as popular as ever. When a new round of eight-week courses began on Monday, the program had as many as 250 students registered for at least one of the six classes. In its 23rd year of providing enriching courses to people of retirement age in the region, members of the ILR are...
Read More

Alumni support helps Marietta surpass annual giving goal

July 22, 2015 | The Marietta Fund
Brandee Norris , Executive Director of Annual Giving and Alumni Engagement, knew that reaching the $1.85 million Marietta Fund goal was critically important to the College.
Read More

PioPitch program makes debut on March 19

March 11, 2015 | PioPitch
Tyler Baltzell ’15 (Dayton, Ohio) and Alina Kielbasa ’15 (Austintown, Ohio) will make Marietta College history on Thursday, March 19. The seniors will be the first students to participate in PioPitch, a program that was designed to connect students with local entrepreneurs and business leaders and allows them to “pitch” an idea.
Read More

Marietta College Partners with Barnes & Noble to Manage Campus Bookstore

July 1, 2015 | Bookstore
Barnes & Noble College has been named the new operator of Marietta College’s bookstore, school officials announced today. The existing bookstore staff will stay on and transition to new management, which will take effect July 6, 2015.
Read More

Founders Day speaker remembers mentor, friend — Dr. Richard Krause

February 13, 2015 | Founders Day 2015
This year’s Founders Day followed in tradition by honoring esteemed Marietta College faculty and staff. However, this year differed because of the focus placed on celebrating the life of one of Marietta’s most revered alums.
Read More

Tropical experience helps students relate to conservational leadership

June 5, 2015 | Education Abroad
From seeing howler monkeys and stingrays up close and personal, to experiencing the diverse and unique ecosystems of a dry forest, cloud forest and rainforest, the three weeks that Nell ’18 (Perry, Ohio) and Hayley Cormack ’18 (Perry, Ohio) spent in Central America will be a time they will never forget.
Read More

Marietta inducts 11 into Tau Pi Phi honorary

February 4, 2015 | Business & Economics
Marietta College’s Department of Business & Economics inducted 11 students into Tau Pi Phi, the national business honorary, on Feb. 3.
Read More

Recent Marietta graduate receives ‘Critical Language’ scholarship

Marietta College’s Eric Miranda-Marin ’15 (Olmsted Falls, Ohio) is one of approximately 550 U.S. undergraduate and graduate students who received a scholarship from the U.S. Department of State’s Critical Language Program in 2015.
Read More

College to present 7th annual Christmas with the Concert Choir

December 2, 2015 | Christmas
Marietta College’s seventh annual Christmas with the Concert Choir and Orchestra is going to have a couple new twists on Dec. 13. Concertgoers will be treated to the same, high-quality Christmas music of past performances as it begins at 7:30 p.m. in the beautiful Basilica of St. Mary of Assumption. But this year the new Marietta Children’s...
Read More

Pages

Subscribe to RSS - news2015