In the News
Wednesday, October 9, 2013
NEW WILMINGTON, Pa. - The Westminster College Department of English and Public Relations will feature a presentation on author Elizabeth Bishop by Dr. Bethany Hicok, associate professor of English, at the Bleasby Colloquium at 7 p.m. Oct. 17 in the McKelvey Campus Center's Mueller Theater. The program is open and free to the public.
NEW WILMINGTON, Pa. - The Westminster College Titans Football team will battle the Carnegie Mellon Tartans at the Homecoming game Saturday, Oct. 12, while honoring a young boy who is fighting a battle of his own. During the coin toss the team will announce 12-year-old Joseph Clark of Meadville, who is battling cancer, as an honorary team member and captain.
NEW WILMINGTON, Pa. - Alex Scull has joined Westminster College as a major gifts officer to support the ongoing Ever Higher: The Campaign for Westminster College.
NEW WILMINGTON, Pa. - Dr. Daniel Perttu, Westminster College assistant professor of music theory and composition, recently had his composition, "Toccata for Piano Duo," published by Editions Musica Ferrum, who are based in Athens, Greece.
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.
Library Circulation Desk - Contact Dee Drabick at 724-946-7324
Information Systems Server Technician - Contact Kailen Fiedler at 724-946-6352
Athletics Department Work Study - Contact Tammy Swearingen at 724-946-7320
Advancement/Development Fund Phonathon Ambassadors - Contact Amber Scalfari at 724-946-6997
Information Systems Web Designer/Web Developer - Contact Kailen Fiedler at 724-946-6352
Theatre Technical Assistant/Scenic Charge Artist/Assistant Scenic Charge Artist/Assistant Costume Shop Foreman/Stage Crew - Contact Paula Ferguson at 724-946-7236
View the Titan Bulletin to see local full-time positions go to https://www.westminster.edu/resources/career/career_employment_bulletin.cfm.
Northwestern Mutual Financial internship representatives will be on campus Tuesday, Oct. 15 in the Career Center, 3rd floor of the McKelvey Campus Center. Send resume to Jennifer Hough at email@example.com no later than noon on Oct. 8.
The Western Pennsylvania Job and Internship Fair will take place Oct. 16 at the Monroeville Convention Center. The Career Center will provide transportation. Contact the Career Center to reserve a seat. Visit www.westpacs.org to view the employer list and to register for the fair.
Word of Life Family Church Sunday Youth Program - 724-654-9652
The Tavern on the Square (New Wilmington) - 724-946-2020
Old Navy (Grove City) - 724-748-5726
American Eagle Outfitters Sales and Stock Associate - 724-748-4744
HOMECOMING THIS SATURDAY!! DON'T MISS OUT!
Listed below is just a small sample of some of the festivites you can attend this weekend:
TEA WITH BOOKS IN MEMORY OF REV. DR. WILLIS A. MCGILL `33 - 3 p.m., McGill Library
ALUMNI AWARDS DINNER - 5:30 p.m., Witherspoon Room in McKelvey Campus Center
ALUMNI CHOIR CONCERT IN MEMORY OF DR. CLARENCE J. MARTIN - 8 p.m. Orr Auditorium
HOMECOMING PARADE - MOTHER GOOSE MEETS MOTHER FAIR - 10:30 a.m., South Market Street
CHILI COOK-OFF TASTING TO BENEFIT CYSTIC FIBROSIS - 11:30 a.m., AV tent near football field
TITANS VS. CARNEGIE MELLON TARTANS FOOTBALL - 1 p.m., Memorial Field
WOMEN'S SOCCER VS. ST. VINCENT - 6 p.m., Burry Stadium
MEN'S SOCCER VS. ST. VINCENT - 8 p.m., Burry Stadium
MEDITATION WALK - 9:30 to 11 a.m., Sandy Edmiston Memorial Labyrinth/Field Station
VESPERS SERVICE - 7 p.m., Wallace Memorial Chapel
THINGS SURE HAVE CHANGED AT WESTMINSTER OVER THE YEARS!
In honor of Reunion Weekend, here's a glimpse of Westminster over the last few decades:
FOR MORE INFORMATION ON THIS WEEKEND'S HOMECOMING CLICK HERE.
PLAY IT FORWARD VIDEO COMPETITION OPENS OCT. 16
(Open to All Students, Faculty & Staff)
Capture your attitude of gratitude by creating a video giving thanks to alumni for their time, talent, and financial resources to better your college experience. The deadline is midnight, Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014. For more information click here.
FILL MY FRIDGE
Sodexo Dining Services on campus offers bakery packages for purchase. These packages consist of different special treats freshly baked at the campus bakery. Send one to a student on campus for birthdays, as comfort food before exams, or just because! To order a basket click here.
RECIPE OF THE WEEK
The Best Rolled Halloween Sugar Cookies
1 1/2 cups butter, softened
2 cups white sugar
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
5 cups all-purpose flour
2 teaspoons baking powder
1 teaspoon salt
1. In a large bowl, cream together butter and sugar until smooth. Beat in eggs and vanilla. Stir in the flour, baking powder, and salt. Cover, and chill dough for at least one hour (or overnight).
2. Preheat oven to 400 degrees F (200 degrees C). Roll out dough on floured surface 1/4 to 1/2 inch thick. Cut into shapes with any cookie cutter. Place cookies 1 inch apart on ungreased cookie sheets.
3. Bake 6 to 8 minutes in preheated oven. Cool completely.
QUOTE OF THE WEEK
About The Westminster Weekly
Editor: Alyssa Ludwiczak
Westminster College's weekly newsletter is published online by the Office of Communication Services (724-946-7190).
Please send information through e-mail to Alyssa Ludwiczak.