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International Studies Program hosts event to discuss Ukraine, Russia

Sunday, February 27, 2022

Westminster College’s International Studies Program will host a discussion on the relationship between Ukraine and Russia at a special Peace Studies Coffee House event at 4 p.m. Tuesday, March 1, in Mueller Theater in the McKelvey Campus Center.

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Former U.S Agency for International Development officer to speak at upcoming lecture

Monday, November 15, 2021

The Westminster College International Studies, Sociology and Peace Studies programs will host a lecture Continuing to Learn Lessons from Afghanistan at 4 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 18 in Hoyt 152.

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Alina Clough '18: Research team developing coronavirus tracking app

Friday, March 20, 2020

Westminster College alumna and a Harvard motivated public policy student Alina Clough '18 is part of a team that is developing a mobile application to track coronavirus through community reporting.

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Westminster College to host Discovery Day for high schoolers on Feb. 17

Monday, January 6, 2020

NEW WILMINGTON, Pa. – Whether you’re a high school student who has decided upon a college major or you’re still exploring your options, the Westminster College Office of Admissions will offer a special Westminster Discovery Day on Monday, Feb. 17.

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Westminster College hosts Social Sciences Visit Day

Wednesday, February 6, 2019

NEW WILMINGTON — High school students interested in studying political science, criminal justice, international studies, psychology, sociology and neuroscience in college are invited to attend Westminster College’s Social Sciences Visit Day on Monday, Feb. 18.

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Recent Westminster graduate awarded prestigious Pickering Fellowship

Wednesday, December 19, 2018

NEW WILMINGTON, PA – Alina Clough, a 2018 Westminster College international studies graduate, has been awarded one of only 30 Thomas R. Pickering Foreign Affairs Fellowships following a highly competitive nationwide contest.

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Senior Social Science and Humanities Majors Prepare for Annual Capstone Poster Session

Monday, December 4, 2017

Join senior criminal justice studies, history, international studies, political science and sociology students as they present their capstone research on Friday, Dec. 8, 2017 from 4 – 5:30 p.m. in the Witherspoon Rooms of the McKelvey Campus Center. 

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Seven Westminster Students Inducted into Alpha Kappa Delta International Sociology Honorary Society

Thursday, May 4, 2017

Seven Westminster College Criminal Justice Studies, International Studies and Sociology majors were inducted into Alpha Kappa Delta, the International Sociology Honorary Society, on April 19, 2017. The initiated students were Rebecca Buckham, Gabriella Fabish, Coty Gander, Kelly Klaas, Caitlynn Kreider, Brittany Mavrich and Maximalian Ungerman. Charissa Mikoski is the current President and Treasurer of AKD. To be eligible for membership the students demonstrated high academic performance in both their major and general college coursework.

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International Studies Major Won First Runner-up for Best Student Poster

Tuesday, May 10, 2016

Emily Clark, an international studies major, won first runner-up for Best Student Poster at the Northeast Ohio Undergraduate Sociology Symposium at Kent State University.

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