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Student to Make Presentation at International Conference

Rennie Greenfield, a student in Westminster College's Lifelong Learning Program, received a grant from the Heinz Collaborative Research Fund to present "The Celluloid Campfire: Implicit Religion and Film" at the 31st Conference on Implicit Religion and Contemporary Spirituality May 9-11 at Denton Hall in Yorkshire, United Kingdom.

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Senior Receives Grant for Undergraduate Biology Research

Michael Romeo, a Westminster College senior biology major, received an undergraduate research grant from Westminster's Drinko Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning.

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Washington Monthly Ranks Westminster Third Nationally in Social Mobility

Westminster College is ranked third in social mobility among the nation's 253 top liberal arts colleges, according to the Washington Monthly 2009 College Guide.

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Counselor Education Professor to Speak at Faires Faculty Forum

Dr. William Evans

Dr. William Evans, Westminster College professor of counselor education, will speak at Faires Faculty Forum Wednesday, April 14, at 11:40 a.m. in the Sebastian Mueller Theater of the McKelvey Campus Center.

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Senior English Major to Present Capstone Play

David Lynch, Westminster College senior English major, will direct The Monkey Troupe Presents: The Handsome Monkey King Dec. 10-12 in Beeghly Theater as the creative portion of his capstone project.

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Chemistry Professor to Discuss Research at Faires Faculty Forum

Dr. Larry Miller

Dr. Larry Miller, Westminster College assistant professor of chemistry, will present "Enzyme Activity: The Life of a Biochemist" at Faires Faculty Forum Wednesday, Oct. 5, at 11:40 a.m. in the Sebastian Mueller Theater of the McKelvey Campus Center.

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Spanish Lecturer Presented at National and International Conferences

Brenda Swart

Brenda Swart, Westminster College Spanish lecturer, presented at two conferences in March.

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Westminster College Announces Planetarium's Spring Schedule

Dr. Thomas Oberst, assistant professor of physics and director of planetarium

NEW WILMINGTON, Pa. - Westminster College announces several planetarium shows for the Spring 2013 season. Shows are open to the public and free of charge. However, reservations are required due to limited seating.

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Westminster College Students Inducted into Leadership Honor Society

Westminster College students inducted into Omicron Delta Kappa.

NEW WILMINGTON, Pa. - Twenty-nine Westminster College students were inducted into Omicron Delta Kappa (ODK) on Nov. 24. Dr. Sararose Lynch, assistant professor of education and Westminster ODK chapter co-adviser, was initiated honoris causa.

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Siblings of Westminster Students to Spend Weekend at College

Westminster College is hosting its 13th annual "Lil' Sibs Weekend" Friday-Sunday, April 2-4.  The event allows Westminster students to share their college experience with younger siblings, cousins, or friends.

Registration, picture buttons, games, face painting, and a ballpark dinner kick off the "All Star" weekend on Friday from 4-8 p.m. in the Club Room of the McKelvey Campus Center. Students and siblings then have the opportunity to attend Westminster's Dance Theatre production in Orr Auditorium or enjoy showings of "Brother Bear" and "The Last Samurai" in the McKelvey movie theater. 

Saturday activities begin at 10 a.m. with the Alpha Phi Omega story hour in the McKelvey Campus Center or the Panhellenic Easter Egg Hunt being held in the quad.  Afternoon activities provide the opportunity to cheer on the Westminster baseball and softball teams at their respective home games, attend a swim party, or participate in Sports of All Sorts.  Following dinner in the dining hall, participants again have the opportunity to view movies in the McKelvey theater, attend the Court Jesters Basketball Exhibition, or the Alpha Phi Omega Retro Dance.  Evening activities continue with Night Owl Bowling from 11 p.m.-1 a.m.

Activities conclude on Sunday with Easter Vespers in the chapel at 7 p.m.

The event is sponsored by the Campus Programming Committee of Westminster College.  For more information, contact Camille Hawthorne, associate dean of student affairs at Westminster College, at (724) 946-7112 or e-mail

Lil' Sibs Weekend

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