Student Government #TheNextASG

It’s been a while since I’ve been on here so I wanted to give you all an update on how everything has been! I got elected to serve as the President of Allegheny Student Government next year! It’s going to be a great year to be a gator for all of you prospective students out

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Junior Year….Great Start!

  I know I haven’t blogged for a while so I figured today was the day that I would ensure I did. So here I am. This semester has really started to pick up for the better. Junior year has been a BLAST. I’m currently taking my Junior Seminar in Political Psychology.   At Allegheny your

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Meeting Old Gators

While in DC this summer, the Alumni Affairs office and many members of the alumni community met up and went to the Nationals Baseball game! They were even playing the Pirates. It was a great opportunity to connect with alumni and have a good time! Here’s a picture of the game! We had an awesome

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The Monumental Beauty

      Here are some pictures of the monuments and the capitol. It’s a great walk at night!  One of the newest monuments in D.C. is the Martin Luther King Memorial. It’s absolutely amazing!

A Place I Can See Myself

Now that my internship is over, I’ve been thinking a lot about why I enjoyed my time with the D.C. Region of Teach For America. It could’ve been the fact that I was helping to bridge a huge fundraising gap that the development team is responsible for closing. But it wasn’t. It also could’ve been

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These teachers aren’t CRAZY, they’re PASSIONATE

I finally realized what a teacher with passion looks like. They look like a Teach for America (TFA) teacher. I had the opportunity to venture away from Washington and visit the Philadelphia Institute for TFA. Don’t know what institute is? Well, institute is where all the new corps members in TFA go to learn to

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The Core Values of Teach For America

This summer has been an amazing experience! Working with Teach For America has forever changed my outlook! I think that what started this change in my view would have to be the core values of the organization.  When I hear of an organizations values, I normally don’t actually believe that they follow those values. But

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DC Region Induction!

Induction! Sorry I haven’t been around much! I’ve been so busy with induction! This past week the entire TFA DC Regional Team was focused on inducting our new 2013 corps members! It was absolutely an amazing experience and provided me with more than one could imagine! The week started off at the historic Howard Theatre

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Internship First Week – Done.

I have officially ended my first week as an intern in our nation’s great capitol!  I guess I should start off with a little introduction though. My name is Larry! I am a rising junior at Allegheny. I’m majoring in Political Science (Whop! Whoop!) with a minor in Spanish. But this summer, I am interning

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