News & Events

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,...
April 14, 2017

Waynesburg University Stover Scholars visited U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor and Swiss Ambassador Manuel Sager on a trip to Washington, D.C., on Thursday, March 15. Meeting in the U.S. Supreme Court’s Lawyer’s Lounge, Justice Sotomayor urged the students to pursue their passions while contributing to the broader community. Sotomayor...
April 13, 2017

Fifteen Waynesburg University Stover Scholars were recently afforded a prestigious opportunity to meet with a number of high-ranking officials in the nation’s capital. “Waynesburg University’s Stover Scholar program is committed to developing leaders who embrace the constitutional principles that guided the Founding Fathers in an effort to positively impact the direction...