The world in pictures: The World Press Photo Exhibition 2021

By Renata Konya The World Press Photo exhibition was held for the fourth time at the Hungarian National Museum. The often-shocking exhibition took place between September […]

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Yoga every Thursday makes the stress go away!

By Maria Fiala Yoga sessions on campus with “10/10 temple massages.” Have you ever wanted to try out yoga but never had the chance? Do you […]

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Rescue pets of McDaniel College.

By Astrid Söderström. This Fall again, students old and new, Hungarian and international, flocked back to Budapest for the study year. Many are living on their […]

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Catching up with The Crown – Season 1 Review

Laith Abdulhadi takes us back to Season 1 of the much-talked-about Netflix series, also offering an opportunity for newcomers to board the Royal train. After watching […]

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The Local Lowdown for Non-EU Students Studying in Hungary

By Niel Casas On March of 2020, the European Union banned all non-essential travel to non-EU visitors. Within the EU, internal border restrictions were enacted, suspending […]

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Flow into Writing: McDaniel Budapest Writing Center Edition

By Marketty Bleck   “Where do I start?” “The minimum is 1000 words, but I only have 600, how do I meet it?” “I guess I […]

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A club for diplomacy

By Bernadette Radnai Imagine a student club where it absolutely does not matter where you come from, what you’re studying, what experiences you have in the […]

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The Bethlen Gabor Ter food situation

By Paula Paredes Another year at McDaniel has started, but this time in collective dread as the terrible news of Find Food’s closure hit students hard. […]

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McDaniel Graduation Ceremony: Class of 2019

By Mubarak Aliyu The graduating class of 2019 included 16 outstanding students from 12 different countries. The ceremony began as usual, with the Hungarian National anthem, […]

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How to Stay on top of Assignments

By Mirella Otvos Some college students struggle with assignment deadlines because of bad time management. Always exhausted and stressed about the limited time alloted for each […]

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No change on climate change

Last semester, first year students in the Introduction to College Writing Course, taught by Judit Barta were required to write their final persuasive essays on the issue of […]

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A New Face, A New Direction

By Kiev Martinez Photographer: Sarah Diefallah   Check it – she speaks English, Polish, and Hungarian fluently; she has also studied Serbian, Bosnian, Croatian, French and […]

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From Budapest to Bulgaria and Back

By Mubarak Aliyu   BULGARIA TRIP The students of McDaniel College Budapest ventured on their semester trip, this time to Sofia, Bulgaria. Eight students gathered together […]

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International careers festival Rome

By Mubarak Aliyu   The International Careers Festival is an event held annually for people seeking to build an international career in fields such as business, diplomacy, […]

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A SAC of goodies for McDaniel Budapest

By Kiev Martinez, on behalf of the Student Advisory Council As the Fall 2018 McDaniel Budapest semester enters its final weeks, we welcome the holiday markets, […]

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McDaniel Budapest Fall 2018 Pub Crawl

By Kiev Martinez Camaraderie was the word of the night during the annual McDaniel College Budapest year-opening pub crawl. Students gathered at the customary spot UdvarRom […]

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Semester opening jaunt to Alsópetény

By Mubarak Aliyu   As the semester began, McDaniel students and staff were treated to a lakeside cookout near the scenic Hungarian village of Alsópetény on […]

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Upcoming School Year & its Activities

By Kiev Martinez To the entire Student Body of McDaniel, congratulations on another successful semester completed! To those of our fraters and sorors that will be […]

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Students of McDaniel College Budapest pitch first student organized conference

By Sofie H. Thomassen   Some students at McDaniel College Budapest presented the idea of a student-led event – an idea they have entitled 2019 International […]

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Busójárás: goodbye cruel winter

By Kiev Martinez We all go through our lives waiting for the next summer – no matter what type of climate we are from. Summer is […]

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McDaniel’s International Dinners

By Sarah B The spring semester of 2017 has seen a revival in McDaniel’s social events. Prominent among these events that are set to get the […]

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Experience America’s cultural and natural heritage in Virginia

By Maxim LeFleur Local Amish communities and The Great Dismal Swamp make for a great weekend excursion from McDaniel’s Westminster Campus.   Living and studying in […]

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Interview with Professor Josh Ambrosev

Professor Josh Ambrose: “Be ready to have fun and to write, a lot!”

by Bryn Blanchard Josh Ambrose is a professor and the head of the Writing Center at McDaniel College in Westminster, MD. But, for the duration of […]

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Interview with Professor Italo Simonelli

Interview with Professor Italo Simonelli: from Perugia to Budapest via Westminster

by Ming Huang   This semester’s guest professor has many more strings to his bow than pure mathematics. Not only did Professor Italo Simonelli play soccer […]

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A Special Lecture on Etruscan Civilization and Remains

By Maxim LeFleur   On April 27th, the students of McDaniel College Budapest gathered for a special guest lecture about ancient Etruscan civilization from visiting professor, […]

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CEU Finance Program featured at McDaniel College Budapest

by Maxim LeFleur   Central European University (CEU)’s MSc in Finance Program was presented to the students of McDaniel College Budapest, on Tuesday, February 19th. The […]

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Newly graduated Zsófia Balassa tells us how to think and stay positive

  ByYoumna Benmaymoun   Zsófia Balassa, a senior student who graduated this semester from McDaniel College Budapest, felt the necessity of sharing with the college students […]

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McDaniel Students’ visit to the National Museum

  McDaniel students had the great opportunity to visit the Hungarian National Museum, thanks to the new media professor, dr. Zoltán Szűts. On a beautiful autumn […]

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Better late than Never: Halloween for McDaniel Students

Even if Halloween was about a month ago, it is never late to share some of the moments from the McDaniel party, organized by the Student […]

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The McDaniel College Budapest Psychology Club is born

  It all started with an impromptu discussion on a bench in the school’s garden between three psychology students who wanted to take their learning experience […]

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Traveling with Sacred Architecture

By Sarah Sunday     The city of Budapest is filled with churches, mosques, synagogues and other religious places that, on my own, I would have […]

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The Class of 2015: Farewell interview with Shahin Ghoreishi

By Youmna Benmaymoun   Shahin Goreishi, one of the finest students of McDaniel College Budapest, graduated in May and delivered this farewell interview to us. A proud […]

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Unpacking Global Citizenship

Unpacking Global Citizenship

By Sarah Sunday     Dr. Jochen Fried, Director of Education at the Salzburg Global Seminar, came to McDaniel College last week to speak on the […]

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