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Thursday, April 17, 2014
NEW WILMINGTON, Pa. - Westminster College sophomore history majors Taylor Brooks and Krystina Rothhaar presented "Women's History Month in a Westminster College Context" at the Wilmington Township Civic League meeting in March.
Brooks and Rothhaar, utilizing research done for a Fall Semester course in historical methods, described the origins of Women's History Month, highlighted the role of Westminster College as path-breaking institution in the history of women's post-secondary education, outlined the enrollment patterns of female students, and described the achievements of several notable Westminster alumnae.
Brooks is a daughter of Guy and Michele Brooks and a graduate of Jamestown Area High School.
NEW WILMINGTON, Pa. - A free public viewing of the environmental documentary "Toxic Hot Seat" has been added to Westminster College's Earth Week celebration activities. The film will ...
NEW WILMINGTON, Pa. - Westminster College will present guest pianist Holly Roadfeldt in Revolutionaries, Romantics, Rogues, and Rachmaninoff at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 29, in Orr Auditorium. The event is free and open to the public.
The program will feature works by Beethoven, Chopin, and Rachmaninoff. It will also include a world premiere by Dr. Daniel Perttu, Westminster assistant professor of music theory and composition. Other pieces on the program include works by Joan Tower, Alan Theisen, Christopher Cresswell, and Kirk O'Riordan.
Roadfeldt made her orchestral debut with the Toledo Symphony Orchestra at the age of 13. She is an active solo pianist and chamber musician performing standard and eclectic recital programs in the United States, Europe and Asia. Roadfeldt has premiered over 70 solo and chamber works. She has performed with members of the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra, the New York Philharmonic, the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, the Montreal Symphony, the Rochester Philharmonic, the Colorado Orchestra, and the Utah Symphony.
Westminster College Assistant Professor of Mathematics Published in Discussiones Mathematicae Graph TheoryWednesday, April 16, 2014
NEW WILMINGTON, Pa. - Dr. David Offner, assistant professor of mathematics, published "Packing the Hypercube" in Discussiones Mathematicae Graph Theory Vol. ...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014
NEW WILMINGTON, Pa. - Dr. Bethany Hicok, Westminster associate professor of English, was recently published in The Cambridge Companion to Elizabeth Bishop.
NEW WILMINGTON, Pa. - Westminster College's Concert Choir and Chamber Singers will present a Spring Choral Concert at 3 p.m. Sunday,...
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.
Audio Visual (Various Positions) - Contact Gary Swanson at 724-946-7188
Communication Services Student Worker - Contact Alyssa Ludwiczak at 724-946-7190
Media Art + Design Lab Assistant - Contact Kurt Roscoe at 724-946-7237
Preschool Lab Student Aide - Contact Debi Roud at 724-946-7356
Athletics Department Student Worker - Contact Tammy Swearingen at 724-946-7320
Sodexo Dining Services Catering Server - Contact Nick Chifolo at 724-946-7853
RTI Internation Metals, Inc. Human Resources Intern (Pittsburgh) - Apply here
Brunner Human Resources Assistant (Pittsburgh) - Apply here
Hertz Management Trainee Intern (Various Locations) - Email
CGI Gases Accounting Intern (Washington,Pa.) - Email
Coach at Grove City Premium Outlets - Apply in person Monday - Thursday
Steel Valley Roofing - Email
New Castle Country Club Servers, Bartenders, and Hostess - Email
The Tavern on the Square (New Wilmington) - 724-946-2020
SPRING CHAMBER MUSIC RECITAL APRIL 24
The Westminster College Department of Music will present its Spring Chamber Music Recital Thursday, April 24, at 7:30 p.m. in Orr Auditorium. The event is free and open to the public.
Contact Dr. Melinda Crawford Perttu at 724-946-7271 or email for additional information.
MCGILL LIBRARY HOSTING STORY TIME NOW TO APRIL 30
The Westminster College McGill Library will host Story Time at 3:30 p.m. on Wednesdays now until April 30. Story Time is free and open to preschoolers and children of all ages.
Contact Alex Julio at 724-956-7330 for additional information.
ANNUAL ALUMNI ASSOCIATION MEETING APRIL 26
All alumni are invited to attend the Annual Alumni Association Meeting on Saturday, April 26, 2014.
- 10 a.m. - Brunch with President Dorman, Vice Presidents, Alumni Association, Members and current Council Members - Witherspoon Lakeview Room
- 10:45 a.m. - Campus news from President Dorman and Vice Presidents - Witherspoon Lakeview Room
- Noon - Executive Session of Council - Witherspoon Maple Room
- 12:30 p.m. - Alumni Association Meeting - Witherspoon Maple Room Go to www.westminster.edu/events to place an online reservation.
Reservations due by Friday, April 18, 2014.
MARK YOUR CALENDARS FOR THE UNDERGRADUATE RESEARCH AND ARTS CELEBRATION
April 30, Starting at 8 a.m.
(Free and open to the public)
- Opening remarks from Westminster College President Dr. Richard H. Dorman
- Poster Sessions and Student Speakers
- Alumni Recognition Luncheon
- Distinguished Alumni Speaker
- Honors Convocation
ERIC J. GENNUSO AND LEROY D. (BUD) LOY JR. SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
The Scholarship Program and the American Council of Engineering Companies of Pennsylvania (ACEC/PA) is offering at least two $5,000 scholarships, with the possibility of more.
The deadline is May 2.
Email Eric Madden for additional information.
WESTMINSTER COLLEGE SPRING ACADEMIC SCHEDULE
Friday, April 11
Last day to withdraw from a 7-week course held the second half of the semester
Thursday, April 17 - Monday, April 21
Easter Holiday Break
Tuesday, April 22
Classes resume and Monday classes meet
Monday, April 28 - Saturday, May 31
Open add/drop/registration for Fall 2014 begins
Friday, May 2
Wednesday, May 7
Monday, May 5 - Tuesday, May 6, AND Thursday, May 8 - Friday May 9
Saturday, May 17
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.