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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 College Welcomes High School Programmers to Campus, March 7

Friday, March 4, 2016

Westminster College will host over 80 students from seven surrounding school districts for the Westminster College Programming Contest, March 7 in the Hoyt Science Center.

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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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Westminster College Participates in Conference by Largest Mathematical Professional Organization in the Country

Wednesday, February 24, 2016

Westminster College students, professors, and faculty emerita attended the Joint Mathematics Meetings, the annual conference of the American Mathematical Society (AMS) and the Mathematical Association of America (MAA), the two largest mathematical professional organizations in the country. Over 6,300 mathematicians attended this year’s conference in Seattle, Washington.

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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 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 Students Awarded Scholarships from The Pittsburgh Foundation

Wednesday, November 4, 2015

This year, seven Westminster College students received scholarships from various funds within The Pittsburgh Foundation, which will be applied to their tuition for the 2015-2016 academic year.

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NCTM Regional Conference and Exposition 

Tuesday, November 3, 2015

Dr. David Offner, associate professor of mathematics and Westminster students Charles Cratty, Torey DeAngelis, and Kia Howe attended the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM) Regional Conference and Exposition in Atlantic City, NJ on October 21-23, 2015. 

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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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Westminster Welcomes High School Students Interested in STEM, Oct. 12

Thursday, October 1, 2015

Westminster College invites high school students interested in STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) to attend STEM Visit DayOct. 12 at the McKelvey Campus Center. Registration is required.

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