Friday, March 4, 2016
Registration is now open for Westminster College’s first annual STEM Academy, from 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m. each day from June 27 – 30. This year, the camp is open to the first 30 students entering grades nine and ten. Registrations following will be added to the waitlist.
Thursday, February 4, 2016
Birding at the Westminster College Field Station this past Tuesday morning was filled with dark rain clouds and howling winds. While we observed species such as the Black-capped Chickadee, Blue Jay, and the Red-tailed Hawk, one final bird spotting proved to make all of the trekking through mud and side-stepping rain puddles worth it: the Bald Eagle!
Wednesday, January 27, 2016
Words by Dr. Kerri Duerr, assistant professor of biology...
Tuesday, January 26, 2016
Westminster College’s ResPAC (Research Professions Advisory Committee), developed in 2009, is the only known program of its kind in the nation providing students in chemistry, biology, physics, math, computer science, and psychology, with resources to help those who are interested in pursuing Ph.D.s and/or careers in scientific research.
Friday, January 22, 2016
Three students from Westminster College return to campus this semester with experiences and memories from last month’s trip to the American Society for Cell Biology (ASCB) national conference in San Diego, Calif.
Monday, December 14, 2015
“The best way to demonstrate the level of enthusiasm and rigor Westminster College offers in STEM is for students to experience it for themselves,” said Dr. Terri Lenox, division chair and professor of computer science.
Wednesday, December 2, 2015
Sponsored by the department of biology at Westminster College, senior biology and molecular biology students will showcase their capstone projects in a poster session from 2 – 4 p.m., December 4 in Witherspoon Rooms, McKelvey Campus Center. The event is free and open to the public.
Monday, October 19, 2015
Westminster College biology professor and students put on their acting hats and volunteered during a mock-lecture which will soon appear in a video for Pearson Publishing Company, a worldwide education publishing and assessment service.
Tuesday, October 13, 2015
“You may know Westminster’s faculty primarily as excellent teachers, but all of our faculty members are also active scholars, each a respected expert in his or her various field of study,” said Dr. Michael E. Aleprete Jr., first year program coordinator and associate professor of political science.
Thursday, October 1, 2015
Westminster College invites high school students interested in STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) to attend STEM Visit Day, Oct. 12 at the McKelvey Campus Center. Registration is required.
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