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Westminster students give lesson on creating Eric Carle-style artwork

Friday, December 10, 2021

Famed children’s author and illustrator Eric Carle may have passed away earlier this year, but Westminster College students have been carrying on Carle’s legacy by teaching area first graders how to create artwork in Carle’s distinctive fashion.

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Reformed white supremacist will present ‘From Hate to Justice’

Thursday, November 4, 2021

Shannon Foley Martinez, a former white supremacist with decades of experience mentoring people leaving right-wing violent extremist groups, will speak at Westminster College at 6 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 11, in the Witherspoon Rooms of the McKelvey Campus Center.

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Colleen Wilson '97 shares the importance of trying something new

Tuesday, November 2, 2021

Colleen Wilson '97, Community and Corporations Relations Manager at DICK'S Sporting Goods, Co-Director of RYLA (Rotary Youth Leadership Awards), and new member of Westminster College's Alumni Council, shares her treasured memories during her time at Westminster, what she's accomplished since graduation, and the importance of trying new things. Read the recent Q&A and lean into what makes Westminster College so special through the people who grew here.

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Colleges of Distinction recognizes Westminster

Monday, September 6, 2021

Colleges of Distinction, a unique guide for college-bound students, has recognized Westminster College for the 2021-2022 academic year for its commitment to providing students with an engaged, experiential education.

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School of Education students collaborate with Wilmington School District on Title I event

Monday, May 3, 2021

This April junior early childhood/special education majors from Westminster College’s School of Education designed a Title I family engagement experience for local students and families to learn how to connect learning done at both school and home.

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URAC Presenter: Researching individualized instuctional strategies

Wednesday, April 21, 2021

Ashley Russell, one of the eight select podium presenters to be featured at this year’s Undergraduate Research and Arts Celebration (URAC) on Wednesday, April 21, will discuss her senior project, ““How Can Teachers Individualize Intensive Reading Interventions to Ensure Successful Outcomes?”

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Select students chosen for in-person URAC presentations

Tuesday, April 13, 2021

Eight Westminster College students have been selected to offer in-person podium presentations during this year’s Undergraduate Research and Arts Celebration (URAC) on Wednesday, April 21.

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Erin Gaetano Persch ’09, School Counselor, learns a new method for connecting with her students: TikTok

Monday, April 5, 2021

It's no surprise that Erin Gaetano Persch ’09 has been gaining followers over the past few months on Instagram - a platform she uses to pour positivity into the lives of her students. Read through the Q&A where she shares what spurred her decision to enter the realm of social media and learn a new communications tactic.

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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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Westminster education students offer virtual storytime to youngsters

Friday, February 12, 2021

Reading aloud to young children is one of the most effective ways to build a child’s pre-literacy skills, and Westminster College education students are opening up their storybooks this semester to offer a virtual "Storytime with the Titans."

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