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Westminster College Celebrity Series Announces 2018-19 Season

Friday, May 18, 2018

Westminster College Celebrity Series is back with another season full of exhilarating performances. From celebrity tributes to magical productions, the 2018-19 season has something in store for the entire family. 

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Westminster College Celebrates Spring 2018 Deans List Recipients

Friday, May 18, 2018

More than 300 Westminster College students earned Dean’s List recognition for the 2018 Spring semester.

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WQED-TV’s “Filmmakers Corner” to Feature Documentary by Brad Kolesar '18, May 19

Wednesday, May 16, 2018

WQED-TV’s “Filmmakers Corner” will feature a documentary by Westminster College graduate Brad Kolesar ’18 on Saturday, May 19 at 10 p.m. The documentary "Hitting the Redline" shines the spotlight on Pittsburgh’s Vintage Grand Prix. The production was also a labor of love for Kolesar. His father and his grandfather have raced in the event for several years.

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Container Garden with Titans!

Friday, May 11, 2018

Spring has sprung! Join alumni and friends for an afternoon of tea and/or an evening of tapas at DJ's Greenhouse (located 1004 E Lake Rd, Transfer, PA 16154) on Wednesday, June 6, 2018. There are two times slots, and reservations are limited. To register for tea time at 1:30 p.m., click here. To register for tapas at 6 p.m., click here. Reservations due by Monday, May 28, 2018.

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Pre-service Teachers Present at the National Student Teaching Supervision Conference

Wednesday, May 9, 2018

Early childhood/special education majors Amanda Fagley, Sarah Jackson, Annie Trombetta and Mrs. Diana Reed, lecturer of education, collaborated on a presentation at the National Student Teaching Supervision Conference in West Chester, Pennsylvania on May, 4, 2018. The presentation was entitled "Student Teacher Action Research in a Preschool Lab Setting," and the researchers explored if enhancing art experiences could improve language acquisition in young children. 

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Alexa DeSantes Presents Research at North Central Sociological Association Conference

Wednesday, May 9, 2018

Senior criminal justice major Alexa DeSantes presented her capstone research at the North Central Sociological Association conference in Pittsburgh, PA. In her research entitled "College Students' Attitudes Toward Prison Conditions and Prisoner Rights," DeSantes used Q-Methodology to sort her participants' statements about prison conditions and prisoner rights. She then used statistical analysis to discover themes, or factors, in the data. Dr. Kristenne Robison and Dr. Kristin Park advised DeSantes during her research. Dr. James Rhoads assisted with the statistical analysis. 

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Introduction to Sculpture Class Showcases Tiny House Inspired Sculptures

Tuesday, May 8, 2018

The Tiny House at Westminster was built by a group of students and faculty to integrate sustainable living education with a multitude of majors and learning experiences. Students in the “Introduction to Sculpture” course had the opportunity to build sculptures inspired by the Tiny House and had a public viewing to showcase their work on Friday, May 4

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Senior Holly Marshall Assistant Directs "The Lion King Jr." at the New Castle Playhouse

Tuesday, May 8, 2018

Senior public relations major Holly Marshall's theater career has come full circle as she assistant directs the New Castle Playhouse's production of “The Lion King Jr.” Marshall will help direct 47 school age performers starring in the junior edition of the Disney classic that has captivated hearts of many since its theater debut 1994, and later on Broadway.

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