Allegheny College Prize for Civility in Public Life


Awarded July 17, 2018 in Washington, D.C.


The seventh annual Allegheny College Prize for Civility in Public Life was awarded to Texas Congressmen Will Hurd (R) and Beto O’Rourke (D) for their “bipartisan road trip” last year, when the two congressmen from opposing parties live-streamed collegial discussions on the divisive issues of the day over a 1,600-mile drive from Texas to the Capitol.

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Prize for Civility in Public Life in Pennsylvania


Awarded October 1, 2018 in Hershey, PA


Allegheny College President James H. Mullen, Jr. presented the second annual Allegheny College Prize for Civility in Public Life in Pennsylvania to former Republican Congressman Charlie Dent and Democratic state Auditor General Eugene DePasquale.

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Awarded May 1, 2018 in Meadville, PA


The Student Prize for Civility in Public Life is awarded annually to two exemplary student leaders who have demonstrated a strong passion for, and deep understanding of, civility on the Allegheny College campus and in community work.

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