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URAC Presenter: Senior studies mortality, morbidity rates of Central American women

Monday, April 19, 2021

Zoe Cable, 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 capstone project, “Maternal Morbidity and Mortality in Relation to the Economic and Social Status of Women in Central America.”

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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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Six full-time faculty members join Westminster College

Tuesday, August 25, 2020

Westminster College is happy to welcome six new faculty members this fall, bolstering the institution’s already high-caliber community of educators.

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Emily Russell '20: Study abroad opportunities enhance student's experience

Friday, March 6, 2020

From broadening your worldview to gaining real-life context to complement your classroom studies, the benefits of studying abroad can be countless. For Spanish major Emily Russell, the language skills honed overseas are enhancing her spring student teaching assignment back home in the States.

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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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Students hone Spanish skills while aiding medical professionals on mission trip

Friday, April 12, 2019

For a Westminster College student, the classroom sometimes isn’t big enough to contain their academic passions. Through experiential learning trips offered by the college, students can combine service work and in-class learning, making headway for immense change in both themselves and in individuals receiving aid.

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Westminster professor to deliver Henderson Lecture

Thursday, September 27, 2018

NEW WILMINGTON, PA – Dr. Jeffrey T. Bersett, Westminster College professor of Spanish and film studies, will present the 2018-2019 Henderson Lecture at 7 p.m., Wednesday, Oct. 3, in the Witherspoon Room of the McKelvey Campus Center.

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Education Students Teach and Learn Through Educational Service Trip to the Dominican Republic

Wednesday, June 13, 2018

After the commencement ceremony ended and the final toll of the bells signaled the end of the semester, five students and two professors boarded a plane for the Dominican Republic for an educational service trip. The group spent a week observing classrooms, teaching English and working with educators in the community of Sabaneta de Yásica

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Students Travel to Dominican Republic for Medical Mission Trip

Thursday, March 29, 2018

For the third year in a row, associate professor of Spanish Dr. Joel Postema and a few Westminster students traveled to the Dominican Republic for a medical mission trip. During the week-long trip, seniors and pre-medical students Madison Ordonez, Katelynn Morrell and Bridget Herlihy had the opportunity to work in clinics, shadowing and providing assistance to medical professionals in their future career fields.

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