Students Earned Degrees over the Summer

Thursday, August 28, 2014

Westminster College awarded undergraduate degrees to 10 students at the completion of the summer term.

Kyle Dickel, a quantitative economics major, is a son of Thomas and Angela Dickel of Medina, Ohio, and a graduate of Buckeye High School.

Erin Gerst, an early childhood/special education major, is a daughter of Gary and Stacy Gerst of Bethel Park and a graduate of Bethel Park High School.

Melissa Hall, a biology major, is a daughter of Richard and Sherron Hall of Hubbard, Ohio, and a graduate of Hubbard High School.

Jamie Hillman, an English major from Mercer, was a student in Westminster's Lifelong Learning Program.

Farrah Kalleja, an individual interdisciplinary major, is a daughter of Harmut and Karen Kalleja of Berlin, Germany, and a graduate of John F. Kennedy High School.

Logan Lee, a psychology major, is a son of Linda Lee of Sharpsville and a graduate of Sharpsville High School.

Adam Nass, a sociology-criminal justice major, is a son of Michael and Cheryl Nass of Waterford and a graduate of Fort Le Boeuf High School.

Evan Wall, a psychology major, is a son of Richard and Stephanie Wall of Canonsburg and a graduate of Canon McMillan High School.

Paul Woods, a molecular biology and history major, is a son of Paul and Patricia Woods of Cranberry Township and a graduate of Seneca Valley High School.

Andrew Ziegler, a political science major, is a son of Beth Ziegler of Perry, Ohio, and a graduate of Perry 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 and a national leader in graduation rate performance, according to U.S. News Best Colleges guide. Westminster is also honored as one of "The Best 379 Colleges" 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.