Arts & Culture

Westminster student creates first Spanish-speaking Shakespeare team in Utah

Everyone knows William Shakespeare for his iambic pentameter and forbidden love stories. However, many play-watchers and theater enthusiasts are only familiar with these works in the English language....Read More

Florence J. Gillmor Hall to break ground Spring semester

In 2017, Westminster College announced it would be expanding the Jewett Center for the Performing Arts with the Florence J. Gillmor Hall to better accommodate the number of students and programs that ...Read More

Virtual reality documentary ‘Traveling While Black’ creates immersive experience

Walking into a 50s-style diner and donning a video headset is not how the typical documentary begins.  The scene within this particular headset opens in a dimly-lit theater with gentle piano musi...Read More

How streaming services change the way you consume media

Streaming services changed how people consume media by introducing binge-watching, affecting if people go to the movie theaters and causing people to share passwords instead of purchasing their own ac...Read More

How conversations about diversity can change our theatre program

The Westminster College theatre program has made many attempts to be more inclusive and involve diversity, but it could be better, according to Nina Vought, an associate professor in the theatre progr...Read More

Conversations on social class help promote inclusion, says professor with low-income background

To promote inclusion on college campuses, students have a responsibility to talk about social class, said Dr. David Rivera at the lecture “Access and Belonging: Centering on Social Class in the Need f...Read More

Sustainability in the age of fast fashion

When people think about how to minimize their environmental impact, they often turn to trying to reduce their consumption of single-use plastics, reusable grocery bags and composting.  This may b...Read More

Students unwind at Art Festival after hectic start to fall semester

Art, ice cream and music made up the Westminster College Arts Festival on Sept. 26 where students joined together to unwind after a long week and let their artistic sides free. Alyssa Appleman, ASW ev...Read More

Dogs connect the campus community at Westminster Mutt Show

Dogs are a large part of the culture at Westminster College. In celebration of the campus’ dogs, Westminster Weekend hosted the annual Westminster Mutt Show – a long-standing tradition in the communit...Read More

Salt Lake’s Classical Greek Theatre Festival brings story of Prometheus to Westminster

Salt Lake City’s Classical Greek Theatre Festival brought the story of “Prometheus Bound” to Westminster College’s Courage Theater for its 49th season from Sept. 5-14.  “Prometheus Bound” is also...Read More