Students Earned Degrees over the Summer

Monday, September 6, 2010

Westminster College awarded undergraduate degrees to five students at the completion of the summer term.

Kersey, PA
   Kylee Bennett
, who majored in communication studies, is a daughter of Samuel Bennett and Renee Wilson, Kersey, and a graduate of St. Marys Area High School.

Moon Township, PA
   Daniel Chesky
, who majored in sociology, is a son of Robert and Terry Chesky and a graduate of Our Lady Sacred Heart High School.

Pittsburgh, PA
   Melissa Wayne
, who majored in music education, is a daughter of Thomas and Tina Wayne and a graduate of Montour High School.

Rogers, OH
   Nicholas Divjak
, who majored in biology, is a son of Robert and Virginia Crowl and a graduate of Beaver Local High School.

Oak Forest, IL
   Jacquelin Linville
, who majored in sociology, is a daughter of Richard and Tena Linville and a graduate of Oak Forest High School.

About Westminster College...
Founded in 1852 and related to the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.), Westminster College is a top tier liberal arts college, a national leader in graduation rate performance, and a "Great School, Great Price," according to U.S. News Best Colleges guide. Westminster ranked 38th among liberal arts colleges, according to the Washington Monthly College Guide, and is one of the most affordable national liberal arts colleges in Pennsylvania. Westminster is also honored as one of "The Best 373 Colleges" and "Best in the Northeast" by The Princeton Review, and is named to the President's Honor Roll for excellence in service learning.

Nearly 1,600 undergraduate and graduate students benefit from individualized attention from dedicated faculty while choosing from 41 majors and nearly 100 organizations on the New Wilmington, Pa., campus. Visit to view "Advantage: Westminster" A Strategic Plan 2010-2020.