Thursday, August 22, 2013
NEW WILMINGTON, Pa. - Westminster College's Faires Faculty Forum presentations will take place every Wednesday at 11:45 a.m. in Mueller Theater of McKelvey Campus Center (MCC) starting September 4. Attendees are welcome to bring a bagged lunch to enjoy during the presentation. They also have the option to purchase lunch from the TUB, located on the bottom floor of MCC.
Select presentations will be recorded as podcasts and featured by Westminster Cable Network on www.wcn247.com. Presentations will also be posted on iTunes U.
Visit http://www.westminster.edu/acad/faculty_dev/faires_faculty_forum.cfm for more information.
The Faires Faculty Forum was established in 1990 by Dr. Barbara Faires, Westminster professor of mathematics emerita, during her term as dean of the college and vice president for academic affairs. Faculty members from all disciplines volunteer to present lectures on their current research, artistic productions, and scholarship of teaching and learning. Each forum presents new ideas with innovative lecture techniques.
Contact Charlene Klassen Endrizzi, faculty development officer, at 724-946-7189 for more 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 378 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.