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...
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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Marietta sending 3 students to annual USNA Leadership Conference

December 16, 2015 | Leadership
Marietta College’s McDonough Center for Leadership and Business is sponsoring three students to attend the United States Naval Academy’s Leadership Conference from Jan. 24-27.
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College to honor Dr. Krause ’47 at 180th Founders Day celebration

January 30, 2015 | Founders Day 2015
There are few alumni who are as notable or who gave back as much to Marietta College as Dr. Richard M. Krause ’47. Because of Krause’s distinguished career as well as his close involvement with Marietta College, he will be honored at the school’s 180th Founders Day ceremony on Thursday, Feb. 12. The program begins at 7 p.m. and also includes...
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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.
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89th performance of Messiah scheduled for Sunday, Dec. 6

December 1, 2015 | Messiah
Marietta College’s Oratorio Chorus, Women’s Choir and Orchestra are preparing for the 89th performance of George Frideric Handel’s Messiah, which is scheduled for 7 p.m., Sunday, Dec. 6. The performance is free and open to the public at the Basilica of St. Mary of the Assumption. Donations will be accepted.
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Marietta receives Career Ready Internship Grant for $321,687

November 4, 2015 | Internships
Marietta College will be able to increase the number of paid internship opportunities offered to students thanks to a $321,687 Career Ready Internship Grant from the Great Lakes Higher Education Guaranty Corporation.
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Professors, students discuss Charlie Hebdo attack

January 26, 2015 | Pizza & Politics
It’s unlikely a U.S. newspaper or magazine would have published the editorial cartoons that France’s Charlie Hebdo did in regards to Islam, according to Marietta College’s Dr. Mike Tager.
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Marietta College inducts 14 into prestigious Phi Beta Kappa

April 30, 2015 | Phi Beta Kappa
  Fourteen Marietta College seniors were inducted into the prestigious Phi Beta Kappa society, which was established in 1860 at the College. The ceremony was held in the Trustee Conference Room of the Dyson Baudo Recreation Center on Monday, April 27.
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Six Marietta students chosen as J. Luce Fellows for 2015-16

October 21, 2015 | Luce Fellows
  Six Marietta College students were recently named 2015-16 J. Luce Fellows by the James Jay Dudley Luce Foundation.
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Former professor honored with 2nd Shields Award

January 9, 2015 | Shields Award
Dr. Mabry M. O’Donnell, McCoy and Hillyer Professor Emerita, became the first person ever recognized with winning two John Shields Awards for Outstanding Contributions to Pi Kappa Delta. O’Donnell, who advised Marietta College’s Forensics Program for more than 30 years, was presented with the plaque by a member of the National Council in...
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2015 graduate can add Ross Fellow to his résumé

April 28, 2015 | Ross Fellow
When Joe Andler ’15 (Canal Fulton, Ohio) moves out of his residence hall on May 3, he will likely take a few moments and reflect on the impact Marietta College has made on his life. “It hasn’t hit me yet that I won’t be here any more. It’s bittersweet in every bit of the word,” he said. “I’m ready to get on with my life, but I’m not excited...
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Marietta College hosts Meaningful Life Fair at DBRC on Oct. 19

October 5, 2015 | Student News
What does it mean to live a meaningful life — and how does one make life meaningful? What does it look like to live life to the fullest? Marietta College students will explore answers to these big questions during the Meaningful Life Fair from 5-7 p.m., Monday, Oct. 19, in the Dyson Baudo Recreation Center. 
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Spring concerts feature talent of choirs, bands at Marietta

April 9, 2015 | Bands
Marietta College’s Department of Music is gearing up for its spring concert season, which begins with a Jazz Concert on Tuesday, April 14.
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Marietta places high in new Washington Monthly ranking

September 14, 2015 | Annual Rankings
Marietta College has placed 45th in a national ranking of baccalaureate colleges and universities across the United States in regards to an institutions contribution to the public good.
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Kennedy Clyde ’16 elected student body president for 2015-16

April 3, 2015 | Student Government
  Kennedy Clyde ’16 (Chagrin Falls, Ohio) was elected by Marietta College’s student body to be the Student Government Association’s President for 2015-16.
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Esbenshade Series opens 35th year on Sept. 14

August 18, 2015 | Esbenshade Series
The Frederica G. Esbenshade Series at Marietta College has brought the Mid-Ohio Valley inspiring and engaging entertainment for 35 years. That tradition will continue during the 2015-16 academic year with five outstanding performances on the schedule.
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McDonough to host sixth annual Leadership Conference April 10-11

March 26, 2015 | Leadership Conference
Marietta College will be host to a weekend of presentations, workshops, dialogues and more about the field of leadership as it relates to diverse topics on April 10-11.
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