Tuesday, April 16, 2013
NEW WILMINGTON, Pa. - Westminster College's Mathematics and Computer Science Department held its annual recognition and awards banquet in March in McKelvey Campus Center's Witherspoon Lakeview Room.
Opening comments were given by Dr. Terri Lenox, professor of computer science and chair of Westminster's Department of Mathematics and Computer Science.
Graduating seniors were recognized and departmental awards and scholarships were presented following dinner. Assisting Lenox in the presentations were Westminster faculty: Dr. Jeffrey Boerner, assistant professor of mathematics; Dr. John Bonomo, associate professor of computer science; Dr. Carolyn Cuff, professor of mathematics; Dr. David Offner, assistant professor of mathematics; Dr. Pamela Richardson, associate professor of mathematics; and Dr. David Shaffer, associate professor of computer science.
Honored guests included: Dr. Barbara Faires, professor of mathematics emerita; Dr. Warren Hickman, professor of mathematics emeritus and scholarship namesake; Mrs. Lucinda Hickman; Dr. Beverly K. Michael '69, scholarship namesake; and Mr. J. Miller Peck, professor of mathematics and computer science emeritus and scholarship namesake.
Contact Lenox at (724) 946-7289 or email for additional information.
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 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 377 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 www.westminster.edu/advantage to view "Advantage: Westminster" A Strategic Plan 2010-2020.