Weekly News Briefing: ‘Green College’, Jewett expansion and a Spanish-speaking Shakespeare team

The Weekly Briefing gives a small look into the stories The Forum has covered in the past week. This week, we covered The Princeton Review’s ‘Green Schools’, expansion plans for the Jewett Center for ...Read More

Organizations on campus collaborate on Warm Winter Clothing Drive

The Dumke Center for Civic Engagement, Nursing Honors Society and ASW Events collaborated to form the 2019 Warm Winter Clothing Drive. Over the past years, each of these groups has hosted a clothing d...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

Being transgender in higher education

Lewis Figun Westbrook, a transgender student and forum staff member, talks to Kathy Lenth, a transgender professor, about both of their shared and different experiences being transgender individuals i...Read More

More than a number: Westminster ranked as ‘Green College’ by Princeton Review

Every year the Princeton Review releases a list of the top 50 Green Colleges as well as a report on sustainability information from 413 schools.  Westminster College does not rank in the top 50 G...Read More

Weekly News Briefing: Silent protest, resolution supporting the ERA and a professional barista

Students silently protest outside faculty meeting Over 120 students silently lined the outside walkways into Gore School of Business Friday afternoon. The silence was a symbol for organizers, to repr...Read More

Students crowd outside faculty meeting to protest tuition increase

Over 120 students silently lined the outside walkways leading up to Gore School of Business Friday afternoon, where a scheduled faculty meeting would take place.  Students held signs protesting h...Read More

Erika Lintvedt: the professional barista

Over a decade ago Erika Lintvedt, the manager of Griff’s Roost at Westminster College, began her love affair with coffee. From grinding espresso to making art with swirls of steaming milk, Lintvedt sa...Read More

ASW Senate passes multiple legislation, including support for the Equal Rights Amendment

ASW Senate gathered in the Health, Wellness and Activity Center (HWAC) Monday night for its fourth and final meeting of the Fall semester.  Senate presented several pieces of legislation, includi...Read More

Tuition increase may ‘jeopardize’ attendance, some students say

Update: 4:35 p.m. President Beth Dobkin publicly responded to student questions and concerns Monday through an email sent out to undergraduates. “For the past several years, expenses at Westmins...Read More