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Annual Long Lecture will explore zombies, vampires and immortals

Monday, October 25, 2021

The Westminster College Department of Chemistry will host Dr. Raychelle Burks for the 14th annual Ken and Nancy Long Chemistry Lecture at 7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 29, in the Dietz Sullivan Lecture Hall in Westminster’s Hoyt Science Center.

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Westminster College senior shoots for the stars during summer internship

Monday, October 25, 2021

A Westminster chemistry major spent the summer months studying Pyruvic acid as part of a virtual National Science Foundation-Research Experience for Undergraduates (NSF-REU) program with the University of Wisconsin-Madison (UWM).

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Westminster College dedicates $11.2 million science center expansion

Friday, September 3, 2021

The new $11.2 million expansion of the Hoyt Science Center at Westminster College was dedicated Friday, Sept. 3, at a special ribbon-cutting ceremony to officially unveil the innovative new space.  

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Completed Hoyt Science Center expansion to be dedicated Sept. 3

Tuesday, August 31, 2021

Just two years after breaking ground, the expansion of Westminster College’s Hoyt Science Center is complete and a formal dedication ceremony will take place at 4 p.m. Friday, Sept. 3.

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Student-faculty teams selected as 2021 Summer Research Fellows

Wednesday, June 9, 2021

Ten Westminster College student-faculty pairs have been selected as the 2021 Summer Research Fellows by the Drinko Center for Undergraduate Research.

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Registration open for Westminster’s summer STEM camp

Friday, May 21, 2021

Westminster College’s Center for the Environment will be offering a middle school STEM day camp this summer for students entering seventh through ninth grades.

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Westminster STEM students, faculty participate in virtual Pittcon

Friday, April 9, 2021

Several students and faculty members attended the virtual Pittcon 2021, a leading analytical chemistry conference and exposition, from March 8-12.

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Col. Chris Buckley '99 shares post-college experience and findings

Tuesday, April 6, 2021

Talking with Col. Chris Buckley '99, a chemistry graduate, was nothing less than amazing. What he's seen in his life - and how he approaches gratitude - is unmatched. Take a look at our Q&A session below. We hope it will encourage you to find your own wings.

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Westminster’s EPMA program featured in Futurum magazine

Friday, March 26, 2021

Westminster College’s National Science Foundation (NSF)-funded project, the Environmental Project Management Academy (EPMA), is featured in the latest issue of Futurum, a magazine aimed to inspire young people to follow a career in the sciences, research and technology.

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Faires Faculty Forum features chemistry professor, student research

Wednesday, February 10, 2021

Dr. Jessica Sarver, assistant professor of chemistry at Westminster College, will present “Measuring Antioxidant Levels Using Electron Spin Resonance ExBEERiments” at the Faires Faculty Forum at 11:40 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 17, via Zoom.

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