Carl Fowlkes joins McDaniel College as Director of Annual Giving

Fowlkes is a resident of Rockville, Md.

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Carl Fowlkes, McDaniel College

WESTMINSTER, MD (09/16/2013)(readMedia)-- McDaniel College announces Carl Fowlkes as director of annual giving.

In this role, he is tasked with developing, implementing and assessing fundraising programs, with specific focus on increasing alumni participation, as well as the level of support for the Fund for McDaniel. The Fund for McDaniel helps defray expenses not covered by reasonable tuition fees, such as scholarships for students, salary support for faculty, and the acquisition of new classroom technologies.

"We are delighted to have Carl aboard," said Lori Lewis, vice president for institutional advancement. "His experience and knowledge will make him a valuable colleague as we strengthen annual support that funds the College's educational mission."

Fowlkes of Rockville, Md., was formerly a director of individual major gifts at the University of Maryland's Clark School of Engineering. He previously worked for the Brookings Institution, Virginia Tech, Johns Hopkins Medical School and the University of Connecticut. He earned a bachelor's degree from the University of Michigan.

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McDaniel College, recognized nationally among 40 "Colleges That Change Lives" and U.S. News top-tier liberal arts colleges, is a four-year private college of the liberal arts and sciences offering more than 70 undergraduate programs of study, including dual and student-designed majors, plus 25 highly regarded graduate programs. Its hallmark faculty-student collaborations in research,teaching and mentoring plus hundreds of leadership and service opportunities enrich a lively learning experience that is rooted in a personalized interdisciplinary and global curriculum. Innovative January courses take students to points all over the world while McDaniel's degree-granting European campus offers a unique opportunity for international study at the only American university in Budapest, Hungary. A diverse and close-knit community of 1,600 undergraduates and 1,560 part-time graduate students, McDaniel also boasts a spectacular 160-acre hilltop campus in Westminster, Md., an hour or less from Baltimore, D.C., the Chesapeake Bay, an Amtrak station and BWI international airport.