Broadcast Communications Majors to Present Capstone Projects Nov. 16

Wednesday, November 10, 2010

Seven Westminster College broadcast communications majors will present their capstone project showcase Tuesday, Nov. 16, starting at 5:30 p.m. in the Sebastian Mueller Theater of the McKelvey Campus Center.

The program is free and open to the public. It is scheduled in two one-hour sessions with an intermission and refreshments at 6:30 p.m.

Session I presentations are: Titan Glory: How One Man Changed a Program by Jonathan McAfoos; The Real Work: The Bahamas by Kayla Zoller; and Scenes from an Italian Restaurant: An In-Depth Look at Ladies of the Dukes in New Castle by Lee Biermeyer.

Session II presentations are: Life on the Road: The Culture of Motocross by Mike Hazlett; A Tradition of Coaching Excellence: The Story of Lindy Lauro by Adam Plyler; Team by the Bay: The Erie Seawolves by Robert Maleski; and Taylor Made by Corey Emanuele.

The students are from a class taught by Bradley Weaver, Westminster broadcast communications lecturer. The students are required to prepare a broadcast résumé portfolio that includes a senior project of professional quality for presentation to department majors, faculty, broadcast professionals, and the campus community.

Contact Weaver at (724) 946-7238 or e-mail for more information.

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.

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