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April 24, 2017

Waynesburg University’s Stover Scholars met with Pittsburgh Mayor William Peduto, Federal District Judge Mark Hornak, Pennsylvania Court of Common Pleas Judge Thomas Flaherty, First Presbyterian Church of Pittsburgh Senior Pastor Tom Hall, and visited the Imani Christian Academy on Friday April 25, 2014. “This event-filled day provided the Stover Scholars...
April 23, 2017

Waynesburg University’s Stover Scholars had a whirlwind tour of Washington, D.C. with major political and legal leaders on October 31 and November 1, 2013. The 21 undergraduates had sessions with U.S. Senator Robert Casey, Associate U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia, National Public Radio Correspondent Mara Liasson, Georgetown University...
April 20, 2017

On Wednesday, September 4th, Congressman Tim Murphy spoke to the Waynesburg University Stover Scholars at a luncheon regarding the pressing conflict in Syria. Addressing the steps of action that will now occur after President Obama asked Congress to approve or deny possible use of force in Syria, the congressman explained that...
April 19, 2017

Anthony Cooper, 2013 graduate of Waynesburg University, was recently notified that his research paper, "An Invisible Theorist: Revitalizing the Philosophy of Adam Smith," will be published in the National Conference of Undergraduate Research (NCUR) conference-specific journal this year. The former Stover Scholar recently presented the paper, which looks at the moral...
April 17, 2017

The Stover Scholars attended the annual Senior Dinner at the Duquesne Club on April 12, 2013. The keynote speaker was Laura Ellsworth, Partner at Jones Day Law Firm. Guests in attendance included President and Mrs. Timothy R. Thyreen, Executive Vice President and Mrs. Douglas G. Lee, and Rev....
April 16, 2017

Waynesburg University’s Stover Scholars visited Governor Tom Corbett, Senators Tim Solobay (Canonsburg) and Stewart Greenleaf (Bucks County) and Representative Pam Snyder (Jefferson) during a trip to the state capitol in Harrisburg Monday, Feb. 11, 2013. Showing the Stover Scholars his private office, Governor Corbett pointed to a painting of Pennsylvania’s founder...
April 15, 2017

Waynesburg University's Stover Scholars met six influential leaders in Washington, D.C. on Friday, November 2, 2012. They are: former U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O’Connor, former U.S. Attorney General and Pennsylvania Governor Richard L. Thornburgh, Roman Catholic Cardinal Donald Wuerl, Supreme Court litigators Michael Carvin and Gregory Katsas,...