Students Earned Degrees over the Summer

Friday, September 2, 2011

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

Ebensburg, PA
   Krystle Edmiston
, who majored in business administration, is a daughter of Robert Edmiston and a graduate of Glendale High School.

Mount Lebanon, PA
   Leah Badolato
, who majored in elementary education, is a daughter of Frank and Victoria Badolato and a graduate of Mount Lebanon High School.

New Castle, PA
   Shelia Bupp
, who majored in business administration, was a student in Westminster's Lifelong Learning Program.

Pittsburgh, PA
   Daniel Joyce
, who majored in communication studies, is a son of Daniel and Joan Joyce and a graduate of Baldwin High School.

Washington, PA
   Michael Hazlett
, who majored in broadcast communications, is a son of Michael and Pamela Hazlett and a graduate of Chartiers-Houston High School.

Steubenville, OH
   Ryan Lulla
, who majored in sociology-criminal justice, is a son of Edward and Concetta Lulla and a graduate of Steubenville High School.

About Westminster College...
Founded in 1852 and related to the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.), Westminster College ranks first in the nation as "Best College for Women in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math," according to Forbes.com. Westminster 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 6th among liberal arts colleges in social mobility, 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 376 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 42 majors and nearly 100 organizations on the New Wilmington, Pa., campus. Visit www.westminster.edu/advantage to view "Advantage: Westminster" A Strategic Plan 2010-2020.