Administration & Student Government

New Disability Justice program sparks conversation of inaccessibility on campus

Disability Justice is a new program under the Student Diversity Inclusion Center created by Westminster College students who noticed campus is inaccessible for disabled students. The program hopes to ...Read More

ASW events rebuild Westminster community

ASW Events President and sophomore neuroscience major Ashlee Szwedko said this year’s focus for ASW events is on tradition and partners from the Westminster College community. With a drop in attendanc...Read More

ASW Judicial holds extended elections to fill positions

The process of running for the ASW Senate was extended to fill seats following the traditional election cycle for ASW Judicial last Spring.

Westminster gives $2.6 million in emergency funds to students

Westminster College is allocating $2.56 million in Higher Education Emergency Funds, “HEERF III,” to students with financial need. The funds give qualifying students emergency grant money, which can b...Read More

Westminster requires COVID-19 vaccinations by Oct. 15

Westminster requires all staff, faculty and students to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by Oct. 15. The college will also require the community, regardless of vaccination status, to wear masks in...Read More

‘We must do more’: Westminster responds to Chauvin verdicts

After a trial that was deemed historic, several leaders of Westminster College issued statements reminding the community that work for racial justice is not over — rather, this is only a short m...Read More

Restoring lost connections, addressing lack of inclusion among main priorities for new ASW board

Missed opportunities during COVID-19 and a lack of diversity and inclusion are among the main focuses for ASW President-elect Brendan Sudberry and Vice President-elect Deaun Saxby, who won Westminster...Read More

An Open Letter to the Student Body

Dear Griffins, First of all, thank you. Thank you for putting your trust in us to represent you and your concerns to the college administration and the broader community. We are excited to get to work...Read More

Exclusive: President Dobkin releases approximate Westminster budget for 2020-21 fiscal year

In a Feb. 25 email, President Beth Dobkin shared the approximate budget for the 2020-21 fiscal year with The Forum, marking the first time such information has been released to the general student bod...Read More

ASW Election: Meet the students running for government

Campaigning for ASW elections began Monday for students to elect the next student government board. There are eight candidates running for the five elected student board and senator positions. Voting ...Read More