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Education Professor and Students Travel to Dominican Republic with Steel City Mission Group

Friday, March 24, 2017

Senior early childhood education majors Melissa Egan and Denver Baker, along with Dr. Sararose Lynch, recently traveled to Samaná, Dominican Republic as part of the Steel City Mission Group. Egan, Baker and Dr. Lynch teamed up with a group of students and Dr. Jeremy Lynch, associate professor of special education, from Slippery Rock University (SRU) to teach math and science to school aged children and families. The mission group visited 6 schools: Robales, Honduras, Arroyo Seco, El Valle, Maria Louisa and Los Coronas.

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Westminster College Wind Ensemble to Perform at Scottish Rite Cathedral in New Castle

Friday, March 24, 2017

The Westminster College Wind Ensemble, under the direction of Dr. R. Tad Greig will perform at the famed Scottish Rite Cathedral located at 110 East Lincoln Avenue New Castle, PA 16101 on Friday, March 31, 2017 at 7:30 PM. The ensemble will be assisted by the Shenango Valley Chorale and faculty artist Dr. Nancy Zipay DeSalvo. The concert will present an amazing array of the finest music for winds in one of the region’s most beautiful performance halls. The concert will be free to all with a free-will donation being accepted.

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Early Childhood Majors Co-Host Union Elementary Math Night

Friday, March 24, 2017

More than 15 Westminster College early childhood/special education majors participated in a "Math Night" at Union Elementary School in New Castle during the spring Semester. The night included a carnival theme coordinated by pre-service teachers (Westminster students in Early Childhood Practicum), student-teachers at Union Elementary and Dani Brown 12’, a Westminster alumna with a BA in Early Childhood Education. Brown teaches 5th grade at Union Elementary School.

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Humans of Westminster: Meet Jordyn

Friday, March 24, 2017

Breaking Out of My Shell

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Westminster College Celebrates Fall 2016 Deans List Recipients

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Westminster College would like to congratulate students who earned Dean’s List recognition for the 2016 fall semester.

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Group from Westminster College Spends Spring Break on a Work Trip in Georgetown, SC

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

A group of 28 Westminster College students along with Rev. Jim Mohr, Stephanie Lehman and Joyce Laughlin traveled to Georgetown, South Carolina for this year’s Westminster College Spring Break with a Purpose trip. The team worked on two houses and collected items for the HFH ReStore with Habitat for Humanity in Georgetown, teaching children from two Charleston elementary schools to read as part of the Reading Partners program.    

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Westminster College Hosts West Virginia Philosophical Society Spring Conference

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

The West Virginia Philosophical Society held its spring meeting at Westminster College on March 17 and 18. The West Virginia Philosophical Society has been in existence since 1947 and meets twice a year. 

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Charles Borges Previews Capstone Documentary “A Chance to Play”

Monday, March 20, 2017

Charles Borges ’18, Broadcast and Media Production major, recently shared his vision for his capstone documentary project about the Miracle League of Southwestern PA (MLSWPA).  His project, "A Chance to Play," goes into production this summer.

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