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CALL and Jake Erhardt International Film Series Present Sixth Annual Tournées Film Festival

Monday, January 15, 2018

The Westminster College Division of Communications, Arts, Languages and Literature (CALL) and the Jake Erhardt International Film Series will present its sixth Tournées Film Festival beginning Tuesday, Jan. 23 at 7 p.m. in Mueller Theater (located in the McKelvey Campus Center). Over the next six weeks, five contemporary and one classic French films will be displayed every Tuesday evening.

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Online Graduate Education Programs at Westminster College Recognized by U.S. News & World Report

Monday, January 15, 2018

Westminster College was recognized by U.S. News & World Report for having one of the “Best Online Graduate Education Programs” in the country. Programs were ranked according to their performance across a set of widely accepted indicators of excellence, including student engagement, student services and technology, admissions selectivity, faculty credentials and training, and peer reputation.

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Tough as a Titan: Carrie Whisel '14

Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Imagine being flown to an undisclosed location with nothing but a backpack and piercing anticipation of what’s to come. Feel your heartbeat banging on the walls of your chest and the butterflies running marathons in your stomach knowing that you were chosen for the adventure of a lifetime. Now imagine how alumna Carrie Whisel ’14 must’ve felt when she learned she was chosen as one of two finalists to test Columbia Sportswear gear during a seven-day outdoor excursion in some of the most extreme conditions. As part of Dick Sporting Goods’ (DSG) Team of Toughness, Carrie discovered how tough she truly can be.

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Westminster College Hosts Community Breakfast and Day of Service in honor of MLK Jr. Day, Jan. 15

Tuesday, January 9, 2018

Westminster College Office of Faith and Spirituality and Office of Diversity and Inclusion are hosting a "Martin Luther King Jr. Breakfast" on Monday, January 15, 2018 at 8:30 AM in the Witherspoon Rooms in the McKelvey Campus Center at Westminster College. The campus and community are invited to attend the celebration of Dr. King's legacy. Admission is $5.00 and payable at the door.

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Valuable Experiences: Megan Douds '18

Tuesday, January 9, 2018

Not only is senior psychology major Megan Douds a familiar face around campus, she also epitomizes the essence of what Westminster offers students—a quality education and holistic personal and professional development.

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Dr. R. Tad Greig Spreading Music Throughout the Region

Wednesday, January 3, 2018

Dr. R. Tad Greig, director of instrumental activities and professor of music at Westminster College, is busy making music throughout the area during the first couple weeks of January. On Thursday, Jan. 4, Dr. Greig is guest conducting the Lawrence County All-Star Band, a collection of the top instrumentalists from the 8 area high schools, at Westminster at 7:00 p.m. This is a one-day event, featuring both a junior high honors band and a senior high honors band.

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Sports Management Students Head to Pittsburgh For Professional Development Conference

Wednesday, January 3, 2018

Students Ashley Chorney, Kevin Cusick and Michael Spencer attended the annual Sport Management Conference at Robert Morris University last semester as part of their new major’s continuing effort to embrace professional development beyond the campus classroom. The conference afforded networking opportunities with such organizations as the San Antonio Spurs, NCAA, Cleveland Cavaliers, Madison Square Garden, Dick’s Sporting Goods corporate and additional professional sports teams. Workshops featured such contemporary issues as sports analytics, digital social media and team sales.

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Westminster College Announces Environmental Symposium Awards

Friday, December 22, 2017

Westminster College hosted the 10th annual Student Symposium on the Environment on Dec. 7, 2017. The symposium featured 75 student presenters from 11 regional institutions, with high school through graduate students participating. The event is cosponsored by Westminster College and the Slippery Rock Watershed Coalition, and awards are made possible through the generosity of Stream Restoration Inc.

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