NEW WILMINGTON, Pa.-- Greek life on many big university campuses is under the spotlight of scandal, criminal investigations and crackdowns. Efforts to rehabilitate the reputation of fraternities and sororities face an uphill battle.
NEW WILMINGTON, Pa.-- The award-winning, student-produced music video "I'm Coming Home" from singer-songwriter JD Eicher went public on Thursday. It showcases a unique collaboration between Westminster College students, alumni and faculty. Students created the video last fall as part of t…
NEW WILMINGTON, Pa-- A special project in Westminster College’s School of Education gives preservice teachers hands-on experience and a unique understanding of their role in helping children develop key reading and writing proficiencies.
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — State health officials in Pennsylvania have neighboring Delaware and three other states to the travel quarantine recommendation aimed at stemming the spread of COVID-19 in the commonwealth.
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania schools are working on how they will safely transport students this fall, but one idea that won't be part of the plan is to install plastic barriers around school bus drivers.
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania is reporting its highest one-day total of confirmed coronavirus cases since May, breaking 1,000, although some of the test results, 175, were reported on a delay.
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Titan Athletics) – Westminster College senior diver Kaitlyn Fast (Wooster, OH / Wooster) and junior diver Zoe Cable (Brookville, PA / Brookville Area) earned College Swimming & Diving Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) Scholar All-American honors for the 2019…
CLEVELAND-- Case Western Reserve University is the second school in the Presidents' Athletic Conference (PAC) to cancel fall sports because of the pandemic. CWRU announced on Wednesday afternoon that its fall varsity sports (football, men's and women's soccer, volleyball, men's and women's …
PITTSBURGH-- Carnegie Mellon University (CMU) Athletics has announced it will not participate in intercollegiate athletics competition this fall. The university announced its decision on Wednesday afternoon. The announcement came one day after the Presidents' Athletic Conference (PAC) releas…
NEW WILMINGTON, Pa. (WC)-- Due to the coronavirus pandemic, Westminster College in New Wilmington, Pennsylvania, postponed its traditional spring commencement ceremony. Instead, degrees were awarded to more than 200 students in a virtual degree conferral ceremony on Saturday, May 9.Seventy-f…
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Gov. Tom Wolf is extending a statewide moratorium on foreclosures and evictions until Aug. 31, saying renters need more breathing room in the midst of the pandemic.
NEW WILMINGTON, Pa. (pacathletics.org)--The Presidents’ Athletic Conference (PAC) Presidents’ Council has unanimously approved an intra-conference (conference-only) scheduling format for all varsity sports during the fall 2020 season. All fall sports except football now have a first contest …
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — The Treasury Department has released the names of more than 26,000 businesses or organizations based in Pennsylvania that received funds from a federal program intended to support the economy as states shut down to stem the spread of the coronavirus.
SPARTA, Pa. (AP) — A hit-and-run crash involving an SUV and a horse-drawn Amish buggy left two adults and two young children in the buggy seriously injured.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The nationwide push to take down symbols of the Confederacy, to question why anyone flies a rebel flag at all, has come to Gettysburg, a city of barely 1,100 on the South Dakota prairie, where the buffalo once roamed.
NEW CASTLE, Pa.-- Penn Power officials announced this week that crews are upgrading infrastructure and installing technology to modernize its electric system in Lawrence County. They say it's part of a new, four-year plan to enhance electric service reliability. This work builds upon the c…
NEW WILMINGTON, Pa.-- Research reveals cats kill 1.3 to 4-billion birds in the United States each year. The American Bird Conservancy identifies cats as the number one threat to the bird population in North America. The organization says it’s the combination of tens of millions of outdoor c…
NEW WILMINGTON, Pa.-- Dave Barner, Ed.D., (also known as Dr. B on Titan Radio) retires from Westminster College this summer. Professor Barner has been with the College for four decades. He has spent much of that time as chair of the communications programs, including the School of Communication.
NEW WILMINGTON, Pa.– The iconic Old Main tower at Westminster College is one of the dominant landmarks in the Borough of New Wilmington. It’s 160 feet tall. And it’s the home of the Westminster’s Duff-Armington Memorial Carillon, a musical a musical instrument featuring 74 individual bells and weighs nearly three. In 2007, reporter Jeremiah Patterson […]
In this edition of Dr. B's "Roundtable", a conversation with President's Athletic Conference Commissioner Joe Onderko about the conference response to the COVID-19 pandemic, and the outlook ahead for collegiate athletics.
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Gov. Tom Wolf’s more expansive mask order issued this week as the coronavirus shows new signs of life in Pennsylvania is being met with hostility from Republicans.
GREENVILLE, Pa. (pacathletics.org)--A total of 813 student-athletes were named to the Presidents' Athletic Conference (PAC) Academic Honor Roll for the Spring 2020 semester on Friday morning.
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — With a spike in coronavirus cases expected to continue growing, Allegheny County, home to Pittsburgh and 1.2 million residents, imposed a one-week shutdown of bars and restaurants and all gatherings of more than 25 people starting Friday.
NEW WILMINGTON, Pa. (WC)— Westminster College School of Education student teachers are responding to COVID-19 mandates by sharing lessons with their students in an array of online formats.
(AP)-- A Pennsylvania man is suing a handful of retired state police investigators and officials alleging malicious prosecution after he spent most of his childhood in prison for the shotgun killing of his father’s pregnant fiance before the state Supreme Court overturned his conviction.
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania's high court has ruled against an effort by Republican state lawmakers to end Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf's shutdown orders.
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo.- - The College Swimming and Diving Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) has selected the Westminster College men's and women's swimming and diving teams for Scholar All-American honors. Westminster was one of 461 schools to receive the award for the Spring semester.…
NEW WILMINGTON, Pa. (pacathletics.org)--Dr. Calvin L. Troup, president at Geneva College, will serve as chair of the Presidents’ Athletic Conference (PAC) Presidents’ Council for the 2020-21 academic year. Dr. Troup's term begins July 1.
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Gov. Tom Wolf’s administration moved Wednesday to expand its indoor mask order to public places outdoors where social-distancing is impossible, while he also said that he prefers to let Pennsylvania’s local governments handle further coronavirus restrictions, as oppose…
HARRISBURG, Pa.-- Today the Wolf Administration reminded Pennsylvanians of the requirements put in place for restaurants and bars to protect the health and safety of workers and patrons from COVID-19.
Harrisburg, PA - The Pennsylvania Department of Health today confirmed as of June 30 that there are 618 additional positive cases of COVID-19, bringing the statewide total to 86,606. All 67 counties in Pennsylvania have cases of COVID-19.
NEW CASTLE, Pa.-- New Castle officials say a New Castle woman was flown to the hospital on Tuesday after rescuing her children from their burning home. Fire crews responded to the blaze on South Crawford Avenue before 6 AM.
NEW WILMINGTON, Pa.-- Westminster College has named Professor and Outgoing Chair of the School of Communications Professor Dr. David Barner as the recipient of the 2020 Distinguished Faculty Award (DFA).
"The Mandalorian" is the first live-action Star Wars show released by Disney on Disney plus starting in November of 2019. The first season directed by the fabulous Jon Favreau was released every Thursday, beginning a month before the release of the newest Star Wars movie "The Rise of Skywalk…
NEW WILMINGTON, Pa. (WC)-- Westminster College recently named 431 students to the Spring 2020 Dean’s List. The Dean’s List recognizes students who achieved a 3.6 grade point average or higher.View the Spring 2020 Dean’s List here.
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Officials in western Pennsylvania’s Allegheny County are halting all on-site consumption of alcohol in bars and restaurants due to what they call an “alarming” spike in COVID-19 cases.
HARRISBURG, Pa.-- The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced new expiration dates for driver licenses, identification cards, and learner's permits, will be extended for Pennsylvania residents in response to statewide COVID-19 mitigation efforts.
HARRISBURG, Pa. - Pennsylvania health officials are taking a deep dive into areas where COVID-19 cases are ticking up and threatening to undo months of progress against the disease.
NEW CASTLE, Pa.-- Western Pennsylvania has a new 1,000-megawatt power plant fueled by natural gas, and it's located in Lawrence County.
NEW WILMINGTON, Pa.-- On Saturday, June 20, some Theta Chi members put together a team of brothers, pledges, parents, alumni, and friends to fix up the house.
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania is seeing an uptick in the number of confirmed new cases of COVID-19, more than three months after the pandemic first began to spread in the state.
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — State regulators have failed to prevent Pennsylvania’s natural gas drilling industry from sickening people and poisoning air and water, a grand jury concluded in a report issued Thursday after a two-year investigation.
NEW WILMINGTON, Pa. – Westminster College's Towering Titan Organization (TTO) will hold its annual Buzz Ridl Golf Outing and dinner on Monday, July 27, 2020 at Avalon Golf and Country Club at Buhl Park (formerly the Sharon Country Club) in Hermitage, Pa.
NEW WILMINGTON, Pa. (WC)-- Westminster College is one of 101 colleges and universities from across the nation to win a prestigious 2020 Educational Fundraising Award from the Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE).
UNIONTOWN, Pa. (AP) - There was a boom, then the house shook. Daylan McLee thought for a minute it might have been a small earthquake until a relative came running inside to say there had been a car crash involving a police cruiser outside the apartment in Uniontown, Pennsylvania, about 45 m…
YORK, Pa. (AP) — A group of educators from throughout the state aims to overhaul some of the country’s oldest standards for science education, all while avoiding a protracted political dispute over climate change and evolution.
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Bethany College, a member of the Presidents' Athletic Conference, announced this week it is removing the name of the late U.S. Sen. Robert C. Byrd from its health center, saying his name had caused “divisiveness and pain” without explicitly noting his complicated pas…
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — With some states taking a fresh look at strengthening measures to hold police officers accountable, lawmakers in Pennsylvania are being urged to join states that make police department records of discipline accessible to the public.
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