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Join Us: Research Celebration, April 20

Friday, April 15, 2016

Westminster College will host the Undergraduate Research and Arts Celebration (URAC) featuring presentations and performances from more than 300 students from each department, April 20 from 8:30 a.m. – 3 p.m. throughout campus.

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Westminster Students, Employees, Alumni, and Retirees Represented in the Dominican

Tuesday, April 12, 2016

This spring, Westminster College was represented in the Dominican Republic by a body of alumni, students, faculty, administration, and retired employees, who served, witnessed, and grew together.

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Westminster College to Host First Annual STEM Academy Camp, Learning How to Survive on Planet Mars

Friday, March 4, 2016

Registration is now open for Westminster College’s first annual STEM Academy, from 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m. each day from June 27 – 30. This year, the camp is open to the first 30 students entering grades nine and ten. Registrations following will be added to the waitlist.  

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Rain Clouds & Raptors by Emily Valentine

Thursday, February 4, 2016

Birding at the Westminster College Field Station this past Tuesday morning was filled with dark rain clouds and howling winds.  While we observed species such as the Black-capped Chickadee, Blue Jay, and the Red-tailed Hawk, one final bird spotting proved to make all of the trekking through mud and side-stepping rain puddles worth it: the Bald Eagle!

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Stories about birds and teaching ornithology by Dr. Kerri Cornell Duerr

Wednesday, January 27, 2016

Words by Dr. Kerri Duerr, assistant professor of biology...

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Have You Heard about ResPAC at Westminster?

Tuesday, January 26, 2016

Westminster College’s ResPAC (Research Professions Advisory Committee), developed in 2009, is the only known program of its kind in the nation providing students in chemistry, biology, physics, math, computer science, and psychology, with resources to help those who are interested in pursuing Ph.D.s and/or careers in scientific research.

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Westminster College Associate Professor Provides Opportunity for Students to Present at Cell Biology Conference in San Diego, Calif.

Friday, January 22, 2016

Three students from Westminster College return to campus this semester with experiences and memories from last month’s trip to the American Society for Cell Biology (ASCB) national conference in San Diego, Calif.

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Westminster College Provides High School Students with Comprehensive Look into Studying STEM, January 22

Monday, December 14, 2015

“The best way to demonstrate the level of enthusiasm and rigor Westminster College offers in STEM is for students to experience it for themselves,” said Dr. Terri Lenox, division chair and professor of computer science. 

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Westminster College Biology Students Showcase Two Semesters of Research, Dec. 4

Wednesday, December 2, 2015

Sponsored by the department of biology at Westminster College, senior biology and molecular biology students will showcase their capstone projects in a poster session from 2 – 4 p.m.December 4 in Witherspoon Rooms, McKelvey Campus Center. The event is free and open to the public.

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Westminster College Professor and Students Film Active Learning Exercise for Textbook Publisher

Monday, October 19, 2015

Westminster College biology professor and students put on their acting hats and volunteered during a mock-lecture which will soon appear in a video for Pearson Publishing Company, a worldwide education publishing and assessment service.

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