Best Kept College Secrets

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Category: Maryland

McDaniel College – Westminster, Maryland

From America’s Best Kept College Secrets – “Outside the classroom, McDaniel is a comfy, happy campus, with an active but not monolithic Greek system.  Social activities seem to be as easily managed through residence halls and special interest groups as through the frats, and the number of clubs and organizations on campus certainly speaks to the initiative of numbers of…

Washington College – Chestertown, Maryland

From America’s Best Kept College Secrets – “Creative writers know all about Washington because the college offers an astounding prize to its best writer each year.  the Sophie Kerr Prize for Creative Writing carries an award that has grown to at least $60,000.00.  Yes, a graduating senior trots off the stage with a check for sixty grand to start a…

Goucher College – Towson, Maryland

From America’s Best Kept College Secrets – “Goucher’s campus is pretty – always has been – in a same-stone-building-on a-leafy-campus kind of way.  Unlike many of the women’s colleges approaching the same birthday milestones, Goucher actually had a plan, implemented in the 1950’s.  The idea was to use local stone, beige Butler Stone, in modern buildings that actually considered the…