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Westminster College and English Professor Receive $105,400 Grant for Summer Seminar Series

Tuesday, August 9, 2016

The National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) announced today that Westminster College and Dr. Bethany Hicok, professor of English and director of the honors program, received a $105,400 grant to lead a three-week summer seminar for college and university professors on “Elizabeth Bishop and the Literary Archive.”

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Learn About the Alumni Connection in "Secret Life of Pets"

Monday, August 8, 2016

Meet Kelly Lake ’11, assistant production manager for Illumination Entertainment. Her most recent work includes her involvement with “Secret Life of Pets,” the new family film that hit movie theatres this summer. Learn more in the Q&A!

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Westminster College English Professor Emeritus Publishes Latest Book

Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Dr. James Perkins, Westminster College professor of English emeritus, is the author of Bird by Bird Watching published in May by Dawn Valley Press.

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Work of Recent Graduate, Raechel Pusateri, Accepted for Publication

Wednesday, May 18, 2016

“One Battle in the War: The Struggle for Military Integration during World War II," an article written by recent Westminster College graduate, Raechel Pusateri, was accepted for publication. 

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Recognizing Dr. Richard Sprow as Distinguished Faculty Award Recipient

Tuesday, May 10, 2016

Westminster College recognizes Dr. Richard Sprow, professor of English, as recipient of the 2016 Distinguished Faculty Award.

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Westminster College Professor Travels 6,000 Miles throughout Brazil to Write Book

Thursday, April 28, 2016

Dr. Bethany Hicok, Westminster College professor of English, traveled 6,000 miles to and throughout Brazil to write her latest book, Elizabeth Bishop’s Brazil, which was published last week by the University of Virginia Press.

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Join Us: Research Celebration, April 20

Friday, April 15, 2016

Westminster College will host the Undergraduate Research and Arts Celebration (URAC) featuring presentations and performances from more than 300 students from each department, April 20 from 8:30 a.m. – 3 p.m. throughout campus.

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Dr. David Swerdlow Presents

Tuesday, February 9, 2016

Dr. David Swerdlow, professor of English and public relations, will present his novel manuscript, “Rosa’s Plot,” during the Bleasby Colloquium at 7 p.m., Thursday, February 18 in Mueller Theater, McKelvey Campus Center.

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Westminster College to Host French Film Festival, Jan., Feb. and March

Tuesday, January 19, 2016

Westminster College will host the 4th annual Tournées French Film Festival, featuring six consecutive French language films at 7 p.m. each Tuesday beginning Jan. 26 in Mueller Theater, McKelvey Campus Center. The events are free and open to the public.

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Westminster College Associate Professor of English Writes Play Produced in Pittsburgh Festival

Tuesday, December 8, 2015

The play “Rules of Discovery” written by Dr. Andrew Ade, associate professor of English at Westminster College, was selected from 175 international entries for the showcase production in the 2015 Pittsburgh New Works Festival (PNWF). 

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