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Westminster College's Environmental Programs Hosted Datashed Training Workshop

Tuesday, April 30, 2013

NEW WILMINGTON, Pa. - Westminster College's Environmental Programs hosted a Datashed Training Workshop April 19 at the Westminster Field Station. Datashed is an online tool to assist volunteers, students, industry, and government agencies in the operation and maintenance of passive treatment systems for abandoned mine drainage.

Westminster College Sociology and Criminal Justice Majors Accepted into American Sociological Association Honors Program

Tuesday, April 30, 2013

NEW WILMINGTON, Pa. - Westminster College sociology/criminal justice and biology major Joseph Ritchie and criminal justice major Annalisa Ryding have been accepted into the Undergraduate Honors Program of the American Sociological Association (ASA).

Westminster College Music Education Major to Present Recital May 4

Tuesday, April 30, 2013

NEW WILMINGTON, Pa. - Tricia Glorioso, a Westminster College Spanish and music education major, will present her senior recital Saturday, May 4, at 1 p.m. in Orr Auditorium. The concert is free to the public.

Westminster College Wind Ensemble Earns Top Honors in Pennsylvania

Tuesday, April 30, 2013

NEW WILMINGTON, Pa. - The Westminster College Wind Ensemble earned a standing ovation for their performance at the Pennsylvania Music Educators Association (PMEA) State Conference on April 19 at the Erie Convention Center.

Westminster College Student Awarded Honorable Mention by Goldwater Scholarship Committee

Monday, April 29, 2013

NEW WILMINGTON, Pa. - Westminster College junior physics major Samuel Mellon was recently awarded honorable mention by the Barry Goldwater Scholarship Committee for his research in natural sciences.

Westminster College English Majors and Faculty Participated in International Convention

Friday, April 26, 2013

NEW WILMINGTON, Pa. - Seven Westminster College English majors participated in the Sigma Tau Delta International Convention in March in Portland, Oregon.

Westminster College Music Education Major to Present at National Conference

Friday, April 26, 2013

NEW WILMINGTON, Pa. - Westminster College senior music education major Deanna Nebel recently proposed a poster session to the College Music Society (CMS) National Conference. The poster was accepted and Nebel will be presenting it in October in Cambridge, Mass.

Westminster College Psychology Major and Adviser Presented at National Conference

Thursday, April 25, 2013

NEW WILMINGTON, Pa. - Westminster College senior psychology major Lyndsey Vogler and Dr. Sherri Pataki, associate professor of psychology, presented research conducted in Israel at the annual conference of the Association for Women in Psychology March 7-10 in Salt Lake City.

Westminster College Professor Named as Fulbright Scholar

Thursday, April 25, 2013

NEW WILMINGTON, Pa. - Dr. Camila Bari de López, Westminster College associate professor of Spanish, earned a Fulbright Visiting Scholar grant for the 2013-2014 academic year.

Westminster College Named to President's Honor Roll for Seventh Consecutive Year

Thursday, April 25, 2013

NEW WILMINGTON, Pa. - The Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS) honored Westminster College with a place on the 2013 President's Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll for its support of volunteering, service-learning, and civic engagement.

Westminster College Fraternity to Host Annual Relay for Life

Thursday, April 25, 2013

NEW WILMINGTON, Pa. - The Alpha Nu chapter of national fraternity Alpha Sigma Phi will host the annual Westminster College Relay for Life Saturday, May 4, from 10 a.m.-10 p.m. at Burry Stadium.

Westminster College Symphony Orchestra to Present Spring Concert May 2

Thursday, April 25, 2013

NEW WILMINGTON, Pa. - The Westminster College Symphony Orchestra will present its spring concert Thursday, May 2, at 7:30 p.m. in Orr Auditorium.  The event is free to the public.


The following list of internship opportunities, employers, and contact information is provided for your convenience.  Please contact the Career Center at (724) 946-7339 for additional information.

On Campus:
The Titan Employment Bulletin will now be accessible 24/7 with on-campus job postings daily!
Go to http://www.westminster.edu/resources/career/career_employment_bulletin.cfm.

Ariba IT Support Intern (Pittsburgh) - Apply here
Christ Community Chapel Student Ministry Intern (Northeast Ohio) - Email
City Vision Internship (Pittsburgh) - Email
Felony (Fashion) Magazine Public Relations Intern (Pittsburgh) - Apply here
Good Year Environmental Sustainability Internship (Akron, Ohio) - Apply here
Internship at Representative Evankovich's Office (Murrysville and New Kensington) - Email
IRETA Digital Media Specialist Intern (Pittsburgh) - Email
LB Foster Accounting Internship (Pittsburgh) - Apply here
Team Phenomenal Hope Development and Event Planning Intern - Email

Part-Time Employment/Summer Employment:
American Eagle Outfitters Sales and Stock Associates (Grove City) - (724) 748-4744
Babysitter Needed (must be female) (Neshannock Twp., New Castle) Call Danielle at (724) 944-6378
Chipotle Crew Member (Hermitage) - Apply here
First Alliance Church Worship Leader (New Castle) - Email
Goodwill of Southwestern Pennsylvania Donation Door/Utility Position - Apply here
Lutheran SeniorLife Clinic Assistant (Butler) - Email

Titan Tidbits



There will be laser tag on the Quad May 3 from 5-9 p.m. The event is a fundraiser for the Jubilee Conference Scholarship Fund. There will be $100 cash prize and additional prizes awarded to the winning team. You can pick up information in the Chapel Office or email Jane Larson for additional information.


Take a break from your stress to visit and play with some adorable four-legged friends May 3 from 11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m. in Berlin Student Lounge.


Enjoy a late night breakfast and a break from studying May 8 from 8:45-10:15 p.m. Breakfast will be served by the Westminster College Department of Institutional Advancement. Note that Duff Restaurant will close at 7 p.m. and Titan Club will close at 8 p.m. in preparation for Cram Jam.


  • Titan Club closes for Summer Break May 9 at 11 p.m.
  • Duff Student Restaurant closes for Summer Break May 10 at 1 p.m.
  • Residence Hall closes May 10 at 6 p.m.
  • TUB closes for Summer Break May 10 at 3:30 p.m.
  • Summer Housing opens May 24


French Strawberry Pie
from allrecipes.com

(4 ounce) package cream cheese, softened
1 tablespoon heavy whipping cream
1 (9 inch) prepared shortbread pie crust (such as Keebler®)
2 cups fresh strawberries, quartered
2 cups fresh strawberries, mashed
1 cup white sugar
1/4 cup cornstarch
1 cup heavy whipping cream
2 tablespoons white sugar (optional)
1/4 teaspoon vanilla extract (option

1. Beat cream cheese and 1 tablespoon heavy cream together in a bowl. Spread into bottom of pie crust. Arrange about 2 cups quartered strawberries onto cream cheese layer.
2. Mix 2 cups mashed strawberries, 1 cup sugar, and cornstarch in a saucepan; cook over medium heat until slightly reduced and thickened, about 10 minutes. Cool completely.
3. Pour cooled strawberry mixture over strawberry layer in pie crust. Chill in refrigerator until set, 2 hours.
4. Beat 1 cup heavy cream, 2 tablespoons sugar, and vanilla extract in a bowl until light and fluffy, about 5 minutes. Spread over cooled pie.


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Editor: Alyssa Ludwiczak

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