The Scot-e-Newsletter: News for Alumni, Parents and Friends of Maryville College
    Summer 2013 Volume 12    
 
In This Issue
1. Commencement 2013: Experience the weekend in video, photos and text
2. Academics: Reciprocation agreement established with Jacksonville University
3. Faculty: MC’s Trevathan publishes book
4. Admissions: Cyndi Sweet named Director of Admissions
5. Advancement: Anderson Hall renovation underway
6. Athletics: Home football games broadcast via livestream
7. Alumni: KT Week volunteers improve, beautify campus
8. Student Development: Allison Norris named Assistant Dean of Students
9. Church Relations: College to host 2013 Montreat Middle School Conference
10. Fine Arts: College-community ensembles announce rehearsal schedules
11. Clayton Center for the Arts: 2013-2014 season announced

Catchin’ Up

Staci Kerr StalcupStaci Kerr Stalcup ’98 is a physician specializing in family medicine. She practices in Seymour, Tenn., along with her husband, MC alumnus Clay Stalcup ’98. The West Virginia native will soon join the National Alumni Board. Catch up with her!

Upcoming

Home to Howee
Homecoming and Reunion Weekend is Sept. 27-28! Have you marked your calendar?

 

Meet Maryville Postcard
Four “Meet Maryville” Open House events for Admissions have been scheduled for the 2013-2014 academic year: Oct. 5, Nov. 16, Feb. 1 and April 5. If you know prospective students who should visit, please share this webpage with them!

 

Especially for Parents

Registration
It won’t be long now! Registration for the Fall 2013 semester will be held Aug. 23 (new students) and Aug. 26 (returning students). Classes begin Aug. 28. Residence hall move-in dates vary; visit the MC website for details.

 

MC is requiring students to have their accounts for tuition and fees settled by Aug. 2 or risk being dropped from class rosters and not being able to move into their residence halls or eat in the dining hall. Contact the Business Office at 865.981.8249 for more information.

 

Family Weekend Logo
Family Weekend is Oct. 25-26. Please mark your calendar and make plans to attend many fun and informative events that will help you get to know MC and other parents and students better.

Hill
"Religious Nationalism in India and Japan"
In her Senior Study, international studies major Kathryn Hill ’13 combined her longtime interests in Japanese and Indian histories and cultures with concepts about nationalism that were introduced to her in the classroom. Read more.

Fine Arts

COLLEGE-COMMUNITY ENSEMBLES ANNOUNCE REHEARSAL SCHEDULES

Various choruses, the concert band and the Orchestra soon will begin work on their fall performances. Visit the MC website for details.

 

Commencement

Graduation 2013
EXPERIENCE THE WEEKEND IN VIDEO, PHOTOS AND TEXTS

Moments and ceremonies have been captured, compiled and posted for family, friends and fans of the Class of 2013. Visit the wrap-up today!

Academics

Photo
RECIPROCATION AGREEMENT ESTABLISHED WITH JACKSONVILLE UNIVERSITY

In an attempt to make valuable, hands-on study of two diverse ecosystems more affordable, MC and Jacksonville University in Florida have formed a collaborative reciprocation agreement. Read more about this unique opportunity for students.

Faculty

Trevathan's Liminal ZonesMC’s TREVATHAN PUBLISHES BOOK

Kim Trevathan, assistant professor of writing/communication, has been promoting his latest work, Liminal Zones: Where Lakes End and Rivers Begin, on tour. Check it out!

Admissions

Sweet CYNDI SWEET NAMED DIRECTOR OF ADMISSIONS

The Carson-Newman graduate and former UT-Knoxville staff member brings understanding of small, private colleges and large university processes to MC’s recruitment efforts. Visit the MC website to read more about Cyndi and her background.

Advancement

Anderson Hall Under Construction
ANDERSON HALL RENOVATION UNDERWAY

A trailer has been moved on site, the orange fencing has gone up, and the sounds of demolition can be heard from across campus. Fundraising continues, however! To learn more about naming opportunities that remain, contact Diana Canacaris ’02 at 865.981.8198 or diana.canacaris@maryvillecollege.edu.

Athletics

LivestreamHOME FOOTBALL GAMES BROADCAST VIA LIVESTREAM

Fighting Scots open their season at home – and during Homecoming – on Sept. 28. Can’t make it to campus? Be sure to bookmark livestream.com to watch the match-up with Methodist in real time!

Alumni

KTW Wrap-UpKT WEEK VOLUNTEERS IMPROVE, BEAUTIFY CAMPUS

Nearly 125 participants completed 52 projects! Visit the wrap-up to read more and see before, during and after photos!

Student Development

NorrisALLISON NORRIS NAMED ASSISTANT DEAN OF STUDENTS

The former dean of students at Lees-McRae College will join the Student Development staff on July 15. Go to the news release on the MC website to learn more about Allison.

Church Relations

MontreatCOLLEGE TO HOST 2013 MONTREAT MIDDLE SCHOOL CONFERENCE

More than 500 middle schoolers and youth leaders will descend on the campus July 24 for five days of fellowship, study, worship and fun. Visit the MC website to read more about this PC(USA)- affiliated conference and the College’s efforts to recruit it.

Clayton Center for the Arts

Ricky Skaggs
2013-2014 SEASON ANNOUNCED

Ricky Skaggs kicks off the season with a Sept. 7 performance. Read the Daily Times story to see who follows!

 

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