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WC to Host Model United Nations Simulation, April

Thursday, April 7, 2016

Westminster College’s Model United Nations Club will host the annual High School Model United Nation Simulation on Monday, April 11 from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. in McKelvey Campus Center.

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Local Students Visit and Win Recognition for Westminster’s National History Day

Thursday, March 31, 2016

This month, Westminster College hosted neighboring middle and high school students for National History Day, a competition that encourages students in the United States to create unique expressions of history.

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High School Students Visit for National History Day

Tuesday, March 15, 2016

On Thursday, Westminster College will host neighboring middle and high school students for National History Day, a competition that encourages students in the United States to create unique expressions of history.

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Westminster College Professor Awarded “Best Book Award” from Russian Organizations

Monday, March 7, 2016

The book Anniversary of the Nation’s Triumph, written by three Russian authors and translated by Dr. Russell Martin, professor of history at Westminster College, was awarded the 2015 “Best Book Award” in the category of Best Reference Work.

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Westminster College Professor Publishes Research on Russian Painter

Friday, February 19, 2016

Dr. Russell Martin, Westminster College professor of history, was featured in the Arts and Entertainment section of the Huffington Post this week for his contribution to the book, Konstantin Makovsky: The Tsar’s Painter in America and Paris.

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Westminster College Student Creates Game in Washington D.C. that Wins International Award

Tuesday, November 10, 2015

While at his summer internship at the National Archives in Washington D.C., Andrew Henley, junior history major at Westminster College, won an international award for his creation of a Lewis and Clark Board Game.

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Tuesday, October 20, 2015

Join us for a lecture on HeLa cells on November 5th at 7 p.m. in Mueller Theater. "HeLa: What Do We Know?" is the second of three lectures this semester exploring issues in the first year inquiry reading, "The Immoral Life of Henrietta Lacks." Presented by Dr. David Goldberg, associate professor of  Religion, History, Philosophy, Classics, the lecture is free and open to the entire campus community. 

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“Ways of Knowing Faculty Scholarship” Panel

Tuesday, October 13, 2015

“You may know Westminster’s faculty primarily as excellent teachers, but all of our faculty members are also active scholars, each a respected expert in his or her various field of study,” said Dr. Michael E. Aleprete Jr., first year program coordinator and associate professor of political science.

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Living in the Borderlands: Ukraine Between Russia and the EU

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Westminster College will host Dr. Rachel Vanderhill, author and assistant professor of political science at Wolford College, at 3:40 p.m. Thursday, April 9 in Mueller Theater, McKelvey Campus Center. The event is open to the public.

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Regional History Day Winners Announced

Monday, March 9, 2015

Students from five area schools competed in the regional History Day competition at Westminster College March 5.

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