Category: Pre-Med

Featured Faculty: Meet Dr. Dawn Holliday, Associate Professor of Biology

Dr. Dawn Holliday, Associate Professor of Biology, powered through the pandemic last semester in her anatomy classes, outfitted next to her students in masks and full personal protective equipment in Westminster’s Cadaver Lab. Holliday...

Sophomore Eryka Wanyonyi Featured Prominently in Sports Locker Magazine

Article reprint below courtesy of Paige Smith and Sports Locker Magazine. Biology major and Blue Jays volleyball player Eryka Wanyonyi, ’23, recently caught the attention of Sports Locker magazine for her stellar performance both...

World-Famous Liver Transplant Surgeon Subject of Award-Winning Documentary

Above: Image courtesy of BudenofGeniusFilm.com. Westminster College is the undergraduate alma mater to world-renowned liver transplant surgeon Thomas Starzl, MD, PhD, ’47 ΦΔΘ. Now deceased, the “father of organ transplantation” today is posthumously famous...

Solid as a Rock: Rockson’s mPharma Receives Award and Knocks Out Competition

A company co-founded by Gregory Rockson ’12 recently received a $1.5 million Skoll Award for Social Entrepreneurship. Read more about Skoll here. The award will allow mPharma, a company that manages pharmaceutical inventories in...

Three Retiring Faculty Members to be Honored During Alumni Weekend

Three beloved Westminster faculty members who have faithfully served the College for decades are retiring this spring: Professor of Biology Dr. Michael Amspoker, Professor of Education Robert Cowles, and Associate Professor of Biology Dr....

Westminster Hosts Missouri Medical Association Alliance Fall Conference

Dr. David Roebuck, Vice President for Academic Affairs and Dean of Faculty, addressed the group of health professionals and Westminster students who gathered to learn more about managing opioid abuse in Missouri.  Westminster College...