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Cuff to Chair SSHA's Presidential Book Award Selection Committee in Montreal, Quebec Canada

Friday, January 20, 2017

Dr. Timothy Cuff, professor of history and chair of the division of social sciences and humanities, has been chosen by the Social Science History Association's (SSHA) publication committee to chair the SSHA’s Presidential Book Award Selection Committee in 2017.  This is Cuff’s second time to hold this position in the organization. 

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Honors Students Experience the Rigors of Monastic Life

Tuesday, December 6, 2016

Westminster College honors students spent a weekend at a Monastery in Mohawk, New York this past November learning more about monastic life. The trip was part of an honors course that Dr. Russell Martin, Professor of History, is teaching this semester on Eastern Orthodox Christianity.

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Westminster College Professor to Present on Constitution Day

Sunday, September 18, 2016

In honor of Constitution Day, Dr. Edward Cohen will lecture on the meaning and history of the Constitution at 12:40 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 20 in Patterson Hall 207.

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Westminster College Alumnus to Discuss the “Voices in his Attic,” Sept. 19

Thursday, August 18, 2016

The history program at Westminster College will welcome alumnus Carleton Young ’73 to campus to discuss the 250 Civil War letters he discovered in the attic of his childhood home.  

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Autocracy, Marriage, and Power in Early Modern Russia

Monday, May 23, 2016

Autocracy, Marriage, and Power in Early Modern Russia

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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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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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History Students Present Research at Regional Conference

Wednesday, April 13, 2016

Five Westminster history majors participated in this spring’s Western Pennsylvania Regional Phi Alpha Theta conference at Mercyhurst College in Erie, PA.

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WC to Host Model United Nations Simulation, April

Thursday, April 7, 2016

Westminster College’s Model United Nations Club will host the annual High School Model United Nation Simulation on Monday, April 11 from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. in McKelvey Campus Center.

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Local Students Visit and Win Recognition for Westminster’s National History Day

Thursday, March 31, 2016

This month, Westminster College hosted neighboring middle and high school students for National History Day, a competition that encourages students in the United States to create unique expressions of history.

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