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Gator Day 2017: 10/24

Posted on October 18, 2017 | Filed under Events

Gator Day will be held next Tuesday, October 24. Programs, events, and workshops related to academic success, postgraduate opportunities, and community building will take place throughout the day. A full schedule and description of Gator Day program offerings can be found here. On Gator Day eve, Monday, October 23, Sigma Xi will host a guest lecture by Dr. Herman Sintin titled “Bacterial Conversation: What Is it and How Can it be Stopped to Prevent Infections From Spreading?” The lecture is at 7 p.m. in Quigley 101. On Gator Day, the Center for Political Participation and the Learning Commons are hosting two (identical) workshops with Caitie Whelan titled “The Art of Risk Taking: Tools for Taking Risk, Handling Fear, and Living Meaningfully.” These workshops will be held from 9:30 to 10:45 a.m. and from 3 to 4:15 p.m. in the Pelletier Collaboratory. Nearly all of the departmental and program open house events are scheduled from 1:30 to 2:45 p.m. Interested students are encouraged to “wander” from one open house to another to learn more about the various majors and programs available at Allegheny.

Allegheny to Host Women in Physics Conference: 11/11

Posted on October 18, 2017 | Filed under Events

Allegheny College will be hosting its first local Women in Physics (WiP) Conference on Saturday, November 11, starting at 9 a.m. Most of the events will be in Carr Hall. This will be a one-day conference where undergraduate physics majors can meet and connect with other women in physics to share experiences, advice, and ideas. Deadline to register is November 3. For more information and to register, please click here.

Apply for Internships and Jobs at SciMath Tech Interview Day: 11/10

Posted on October 11, 2017 | Filed under Events

Does your unusual combination include a STEM discipline? Then consider attending SciMath Tech Interview Day on Friday, November 10. SciMath Tech is a one day Science, Math, and Technology recruiting event that gives companies an opportunity to interview regional college/university students for internships and full-time employment. Review the student information to see the companies that participate, such as Duquesne Light and Bayer. The application process includes three steps, all of which must be completed by Wednesday, October 25, by noon. For more information, stop into Career Education during Quick Questions from 2 to 4 p.m. Monday through Thursday.