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S.E.A. General Meeting: 9/24

Posted on September 23, 2020 | Filed under Archive

Join Students for Environmental Action in discussing goals for this semester, activities that we can do, and other types of environmental activism Allegheny’s campus can engage in. We will be meeting at 7 p.m. Thursday, September 24, at this Zoom link.

From Green Energy to Sustainable Solution: 9/24

Posted on September 23, 2020 | Filed under Archive

International Education in The Allegheny Gateway is excited to share the following event. As part of Global Learning Collective’s Virtual Familiarization Week, Campusb will host the fourth and last session of the week, From Green Energy to Sustainable Solution: How can we offer affordable renewable energy?, on Thursday, September 24, at 5 p.m. EDT, Throughout history, a constructive dialogue between the private, the public, and the third sector has aimed to find a strategic solution to generate a feasible answer serving the communities with the greatest need. This session will challenge its participants to find ways to promote a sustainable solution to generating energy infrastructure and clean energy technology. Register here.

Join Model United Nations: 9/24

Posted on September 23, 2020 | Filed under Archive

Join Allegheny’s Model UN club. We learn about the United Nations, discuss global events, and participate in competitions. Our first virtual meeting is Thursday, September 24, at 6 p.m. Join us at this link to learn more. If you have questions, email bramwells@allegheny.edu.

See You at the Pole Morning of Prayer: 9/23

Posted on September 22, 2020 | Filed under Archive

Join Allegheny Christian Outreach at 7 a.m. Wednesday, September 23, at the Tippie Alumni Center flagpole to participate in a socially distanced morning of prayer. Once a year students and faculty gather simultaneously nationwide to pray over campuses, students and families, and our country. If you can’t attend in person, please join over Zoom. Meeting ID: 824 4364 8856

Research in Economics: Law Enforcement Leaders and The Racial Composition of Arrests: 9/24

Posted on September 22, 2020 | Filed under Archive

In the second lecture in this year’s theme, Seeking Justice in a Divided Nation, the Bruce R. Thompson Center for Business & Economics welcomes Dr. George Bulman, assistant professor of economics at the University of California, who will present his research entitled “Law Enforcement Leaders and The Racial Composition of Arrests” at 12:45 p.m. on Thursday, September 24, on Zoom. Email bryan@allegheny.edu for more information and registration. Read more…

Social Responsibility and Sustainability: 9/23

Posted on September 22, 2020 | Filed under Archive

International Education in The Allegheny Gateway is excited to share the following event. As part of Global Learning Collective’s Virtual Familiarization Week, the CEPA Foundation will host the third session, Social Responsibility and Sustainability, on Wednesday, September 23, at 10 a.m. EDT. What is sustainability, why, and when did the concept develop, and why is it of crucial strategic importance for business? What is the UN 2030 Agenda? What is a circular economy? What are the key sustainable strategies that businesses can employ? How can students have an impact already individually (locally and globally)? Let’s explore these challenges and opportunities together through CEPA Foundation’s immersive virtual experience and exchange with Cynthia Imesch, a sustainability expert based in Switzerland. Register here.

Flan Event: 9/23-24

Posted on September 22, 2020 | Filed under Archive

Join us on Wednesday and Thursday, September 23-24, from 6 to 7 p.m. at the Gator Quad to try a delicious hispanic dessert called flan. Flan is a sweetened egg custard dessert with a caramel topping. This event is in honor of Hispanic Heritage Month and it is co-hosted by Latinas on the Rise and Union Latinx.

Work Out Your Stress–Cardio and Yoga: 9/23

Posted on September 22, 2020 | Filed under Archive

Work out your stress with this fun virtual group fitness class. Work out in your room, in the grass, or anywhere you can safely physically distance and exercise! Work-Out Your Stress, Cardio and Yoga will be held online on Wednesdays at 3 p.m. (EDT) via Zoom. The class combines cardio, yoga, and a guided meditation to help increase physical wellness, relieve stress, and raise your confidence and happiness. Class is accessible for all fitness levels and open to all actively enrolled Allegheny students. No equipment is necessary. Please wear sneakers, have water accessible, and be ready to get healthy! If you have questions, please email Danielle at dpecar@allegheny.edu. Read more…

Selected Topics in Neuromarketing: 9/23

Posted on September 21, 2020 | Filed under Archive

Dr. Michael Barbara, chief behavioral officer at Clicksuasion Labs, will Zoom at 12:45 p.m. on Wednesday, September 23, to update students on how consumer behavior has shifted in the “new normal.” With literally thousands of decisions that we make each time you step into a grocery store or a big-box store or your favorite clothing store – how do you decide what to buy? More important, how do these stores decide how to persuade you to pick one item over another? Attend this Zoom lecture to get insight on what’s going on behind the scenes before you make your next shopping trip. Meet Michael Barbera on YouTube. Email bryan@allegheny.edu for more information and registration. Read more…

The Pursuit of Environmental Justice in Africa: 9/22

Posted on September 21, 2020 | Filed under Archive

International Education in The Allegheny Gateway is excited to share the following event. As part of Global Learning Collective’s Virtual Familiarization Week, EDU Africa will host the second session, The Pursuit of Environmental Justice in Africa, on Tuesday, September 22, at 10 a.m. EDT. This session offers participants an opportunity to look into the impact of Environmental Injustice in an African community and engage with a local organization working to protect natural habitats and create healthier living environments. Discussions enable participants to reflect on Environmental Justice in their own context and seek out ways of advocating for environmentally healthier living spaces both locally and globally. Register here.

“Border South” Documentary Free Film Screening: 9/24

Posted on September 21, 2020 | Filed under Archive

International Education in The Allegheny Gateway is excited to share this event. For 24 hours starting on September 24 at 4 p.m., you can screen “Border South,” a documentary that reveals immigrants’ resilience, ingenuity, and humor as it exposes a global migration system that renders human beings invisible in life as well as death. After the screening, please join a Q&A session with Director Raúl O. Paz Pastrana and Producer Jason De León on September 25 at 5 p.m. (EDT), and a debrief with the HT94 Pitt team at 7 p.m. You can register here.

Allegheny Christian Outreach Meeting: 9/22

Posted on September 21, 2020 | Filed under Archive

This week at ACO we are digging into Ephesians, Chapter 1. It is full of ways that God generously blesses us in Jesus Christ. If you are curious what the Bible says – come explore it with us. All are welcome. Two separate groups will meet in Ford Chapel, and a third will meet virtually via Zoom – all at 8:30 p.m. Tuesday. If you are new – come to whichever place you prefer. Email aco@allegheny.edu with questions or to be added to the email list.

Provost Ron Cole’s Weekly Student Office Hours: 9/23

Posted on September 20, 2020 | Filed under Archive

Provost Ron Cole is available for open student meeting time each week; this week will be Wednesday, September 23. He will be available to meet in person in the Campus Center lobby from noon to 1 p.m. Campus guidelines for physical distancing will be maintained, face coverings are required, and meetings can be either individually or a very small group (up to 3 students maximum). He will be available to meet remotely from 4:30 to 5 p.m. (please sign up here). Future office hours will be posted on MyAllegheny on a weekly basis.

SRL Meet & Greet: 9/24

Posted on September 20, 2020 | Filed under Archive

Spiritual and Religious Life invites new and returning students to a lunch-time Meet & Greet on Thursday, September 24, at 12:30 p.m. under the Gator Quad Tent. SRL will provide lunch, and SRL staff and Interns will be on hand to welcome you to campus and answer any questions. Space is limited, so sign up on this form by Monday, September 21.

Achieving the UN Sustainable Development Goals–NGO and Community Engagement in Asia: 9/21

Posted on September 20, 2020 | Filed under Archive

International Education in The Allegheny Gateway is excited to share the following event. As part of Global Learning Collective’s Virtual Familiarization Week, Asia Institute will host the first session on Monday, September 21, at 8 p.m. EDT, Achieving the UN Sustainable Development Goals: NGO and Community Engagement in Asia. During this session, featured panelists from Habitat for Humanity Japan, Sangob Foundation (Thailand), and Cambodia Rural Students Trust will discuss how their organizations engage with local communities, schools, farmers, students, disadvantaged groups, and more, to build a more sustainable future by fostering connection among broad communities. Register here.

Mexico Through the Lens of Art and Color: 9/22

Posted on September 20, 2020 | Filed under Archive

International Education in The Allegheny Gateway invites you to the webinar, Mexico through the lens of Art and Color, on Tuesday, September 22, at 8 a.m. EDT. This webinar is the third of a series that will cover different topics linked to Tecnológico de Monterrey’s iWinter study away Programs, which are expected to run regularly in January 2021. For registration, click here: Once registered you will get the link to the session, so you can add it to your calendar.

Join Ultimate Frisbee: 9/22

Posted on September 20, 2020 | Filed under Archive

Interested in joining the Allegheny Ultimate Frisbee team? There is no experience required and all are welcome. Join us for our first practice of the season on Tuesday, September 22, at 5 p.m. We will meet in the Gator Quad at 4:50 to walk up to the fields together. Practices are Tuesday/Thursday from 5 to 7 p.m. Looking forward to seeing you there.

AC Bird Club Pop-up: 9/21

Posted on September 20, 2020 | Filed under Archive

Want to learn more about the Allegheny College Bird Club? Stop by the Gator Quad anytime between 11:00 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. Monday, September 21, to meet the board, ask questions, and find out what exciting activities we have planned this semester. Free Frisbees and wristbands while supplies last.

Jazz Poetry Month: Mihály Borbély Quartet ft. Poet Tibor Zalán: 9/22

Posted on September 20, 2020 | Filed under Archive

International Education in The Allegheny Gateway invites you to City of Asylum’s Jazz Poetry month free 90-minute music special Mihály Borbély Quartet ft. Poet Tibor Zalán, on Tuesday, September 22, at 7 PM EDT. Register here. Read more…

Global Learning Collective’s Virtual Familiarization Week: 9/21-24

Posted on September 17, 2020 | Filed under Archive

International Education in The Allegheny Gateway invites you to the Global Learning Collective’s Virtual Familiarization Week, starting Monday, September 21. This week of events includes webinars hosted by several institutions on different topics, as listed further on in this post. Follow this link here to register. Read more…

CASA and KAO

Posted on September 17, 2020 | Filed under Archive

Join the members of Kappa Alpha Theta on Zoom on Sunday, September 20, at 2 p.m. to learn about our philanthropy, CASA! Stop by the Gator Quad on Saturday, September 19, from 2 to 4 p.m. to pick up a kit for the event. Email sawyerr@allegheny.edu to RSVP for the event or if you have any questions.

Mass in Ford Chapel: 9/20

Posted on September 17, 2020 | Filed under Archive

Catholic Mass will be held at 6:30 p.m. in Ford Chapel on Sunday, September 20. We are limited in the number of people who can be in Ford Chapel at one time, only the first 23 respondents to this survey will be able to attend Mass. If you would like to attend Mass at Ford Chapel this week please fill out this survey by 5 p.m. Friday. We will let you know if you are one of the first 23 respondents by Saturday morning. If you have any questions, please email Newman at newman@allegheny.edu. Thank you all for your patience and grace, we can’t wait to see you at Mass!

Online Strength Training Fitness Class: 9/18

Posted on September 17, 2020 | Filed under Archive

Work out your stress with this fun virtual group fitness class. Work out in your room, in the grass, or anywhere you can safely physically distance and exercise! Work Out Your Stress, Strength Training will be held online on Fridays at 3 p.m. EDT via Zoom. The class uses lower, upper, and core body weight strengthening exercises to help increase physical wellness, relieve stress, and raise your confidence and happiness. Each class ends with a relaxation or positive affirmation exercise. Class is accessible for all fitness levels and open to all actively enrolled Allegheny students. No equipment is required. Have water accessible and be ready to get healthy. If you have questions, please email Danielle at dpecar@allegheny.edu Read more…

Please Watch Where You Park

Posted on September 17, 2020 | Filed under Archive

To the Allegheny Community – the parking spaces behind 454 House are for campus visitors with appointments for admissions or financial aid. Please also remember that gold lots are for Allegheny faculty and staff. Students should not park in gold lots. Thank you!

Law & Policy Orientation Session: 9/24

Posted on September 16, 2020 | Filed under Archive

We will host our Fall Orientation Session on Thursday, September 24, from 12:45 to 1:35 p.m. in Quigley Auditorium. This session is required of all new L&P participants, and suggested for any returning L&P students who would like to attend. Participants will meet their L&P Fellow advisors, get to know one another, and learn about the program, procedures, and our upcoming events. To-go snacks will be provided too!

State of Water in Ecuador from the Amazon to Galápagos: 9/18

Posted on September 16, 2020 | Filed under Archive

International Education in The Allegheny Gateway invites you to a discussion on the water quality in Ecuador on Friday, September 18, at 8 a.m. and 4 p.m.EDT. Dr. Valeria Ochoa, Ph.D.., will lead a discussion to look at the bigger picture of the state of water in Ecuador through a comprehensive lens stretching from the Amazon region to the Galápagos. Dr. Ochoa has a Ph.D. in environmental engineering from the University of Arizona. She is an expert in water quality and treatment of various types of water sources, environmental biotechnology, biofuels, and sustainability. Register here.

Study Away Pop-In 9/18

Posted on September 16, 2020 | Filed under Archive

Interested in studying away for a semester or joining an EL? Join International Education, part of the Allegheny Gateway, to learn about semester away (international and domestic) ELs, international internships, and other study away opportunities.
Times have changed. Please pop in on Friday, September 18, from 12:45 to 1:45 p.m. (EDT) via Google Meet:
https://meet.google.com/yvn-dgjk-tsw
or join by phone: +1 602-899-8181‬ PIN: ‪573 722 729‬#

W.O.C.P Jeopardy: 9/18

Posted on September 16, 2020 | Filed under Archive

Come join the board of Women of Color in Politics as we play Jeopardy this Friday, September 18, at 6 p.m. We will discuss the creation of the group, introduce the board, future events and then will all join in to play Jeopardy surrounding Women of Color in Politics. Here is the link to the Google Meet event. Please stop by, all are welcome.

Interested in Creating a Raffle Basket

Posted on September 16, 2020 | Filed under Archive

If any clubs, organizations, or groups are interested in making a basket for Tri Delta’s raffle to benefit St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital or you have any questions please reach out to Alexandra Downer at downera@allegheny.edu.

Virtual Employee Recognition: 9/17

Posted on September 15, 2020 | Filed under Archive

You are cordially invited to a prerecorded virtual event in honor of Allegheny College retirees. They include Robert Hancock, Audrey Onspaugh, Linda Radecki, Patricia Rutledge, Kathy Symons and Robert Telliho. Also, employees with 25 years of service to be honored include Tamara Lakins, Thomas Leech and Tammy Steinfath. The recipient of the Robert T. Sherman Distinguished Service Award will be announced, also. This ceremony can be viewed on September 17 at allegheny.edu/employeerecognition.

Join AC Pre-Vet Club

Posted on September 15, 2020 | Filed under Archive

Do you want to pursue a career in veterinary medicine? Or are you interested in animals and want to learn more about them and the people that take care of them? Get your name added to the Pre-Vet Club email list. We will still be having meetings and events this year. All years are welcome to join! Email clayj@allegheny.edu to get your name added to the list. We’re looking forward to meeting more people who have a love for animals.

Join Allegheny’s Club Volleyball Team

Posted on September 15, 2020 | Filed under Archive

The club volleyball team is new and looking for members! No experience is needed and all students are welcome! Contact russottij@allegheny.edu if you are interested or for any questions.

Undergraduate Informational Interest Meeting: 9/18

Posted on September 15, 2020 | Filed under Archive

This interest meeting at 7:20 p.m. Friday, September 18, is for those interested in joining Zeta Phi Beta sorority. In this meeting you will not only learn about what this organization is about but also about the Pi Phi chapter at Allegheny. Here is the link to the Google meeting.

Work Out Your Stress–Cardio and Yoga: 9/16

Posted on September 15, 2020 | Filed under Archive

Work out your stress with this fun virtual group fitness class. Work out in your room, in the grass, or anywhere you can safely physically distance and exercise! Work-Out Your Stress, Cardio and Yoga will be held online on Wednesdays at 3 p.m. (EDT) via Zoom. The class combines cardio, yoga, and a guided meditation to help increase physical wellness, relieve stress, and raise your confidence and happiness. Class is accessible for all fitness levels and open to all actively enrolled Allegheny students. No equipment is necessary. Please wear sneakers, have water accessible, and be ready to get healthy! If you have questions, please email Danielle at dpecar@allegheny.edu. Read more…

The Art & Science of Neuromarketing: 9/15

Posted on September 14, 2020 | Filed under Archive

How do major brands know how to design their online and brick-and-mortar properties to achieve the best possible user experience? The short answer: Neuromarketing Research. On Tuesday, September 15, Dr. Gaia Rancati will welcome Dr. Maurizio Mauri to her Neuromarketing class at 11:10 a.m. for a lecture on the art and science of neuromarketing that is open to the community. Email bryan@allegheny.edu for registration. Read more…

Voter Information Sessions

Posted on September 14, 2020 | Filed under Archive

Learn everything there is to know about how to vote this fall, and how to get involved on campus! Join the CPP and Law & Policy on a GoogleMeet at 5 p.m. on September 14, 17, 21, and 24. RSVP to lp@allegheny.edu

Latinx Faculty Panel: 9/15

Posted on September 14, 2020 | Filed under Archive

This is the first event of Hispanic Heritage Month, it is a panel with the Latinx faculty here on campus. At 6 p.m. Tuesday, September 15, the panel is to inform us about their experiences, the stories they grew up with, and their journey that led them to Allegheny. Join us and ask any questions you’re curious about knowing from them. Here is the link to attend the panel.

Spring 2021 Study Away Application Deadline: September 20

Posted on September 14, 2020 | Filed under Archive

Students who want to study away during the Spring 2021 semester must apply to the International Education in the Gateway by September 20. This deadline is for all international and domestic sponsored and non-sponsored study away programs. Please use this link for more information. Please contact Lucinda Morgan or Lenee McCandless in the International Education Office for more information. Applicants are highly encouraged to have their resumes reviewed in advance by Career Education in the Gateway.

Want Your Own Radio Show?

Posted on September 14, 2020 | Filed under Archive

90.3 WARC, Allegheny’s student and faculty radio station, is now open for radio show applications. Please apply through this form by Monday, September 21. No experience is necessary and all show hosts are trained before going on the air. Show hosts are limited to two people in accordance with COVID precautions. If you have any questions, please email warc@allegheny.edu. Feel free to follow us on Instagram (@warc903), and tune in once we are broadcasting, by finding WARC on the TuneIn app or website!

GAP General Meeting: 9/15

Posted on September 14, 2020 | Filed under Archive

On Tuesday,September 15, at 6:30 p.m. join the GAP executive board for our first general meeting of the year. We will be discussing our upcoming events and introducing ourselves at the meeting. Come join and have some fun. Here is the Zoom link.

First Meeting of Students for Environmental Action: 9/17

Posted on September 14, 2020 | Filed under Archive

Students for Environmental Action will meet virtually Thursday, September 17, at 7 p.m. over Zoom. We will be introducing the club, talking about opportunities to get involved, and hear any ideas students have to take environmental action this semester. The Zoom link to join the meeting is here.

Faculty Seminar in Economics: “Do Index-Insured Loans Spur Technology Adoption? Evidence from a Randomized Control Trial in Northern Ghana”: 9/16

Posted on September 14, 2020 | Filed under Archive

On Wednesday, September 16, the Bruce R. Thompson Center for Business and Economics welcomes Dr. Khushbu Mishra, assistant professor of Economics at Stetson University, who will present her research paper entitled,“Do Index-Insured Loans Spur Technology Adoption? Evidence from a Randomized Control Trial in Northern Ghana.” Community members may attend this lecture via Zoom by emailing bryan@allegheny.edu by noon on Wednesday. Read more…

Blackness in the Middle East: 9/16

Posted on September 14, 2020 | Filed under Archive

International Education in The Allegheny Gateway invites you to join the Middle East Center of the University of Pennsylvania for an important conversation on blackness in the Middle East on Wednesday, September 16, at 4:30 p.m. EDT. Panelists will address themes including the greater history of blackness in the region, anti-Black sentiments that persist to this day, the question of identity and race in the region, and more. Announced by the University of Pittsburgh, here is the Zoom link to enter the event.

Allegheny Christian Outreach: 9/15

Posted on September 14, 2020 | Filed under Archive

This week at ACO we begin an in-depth look at the book of Ephesians. All are welcome. Unity, a multi-ethnic family, light and darkness, life and death, God’s mysterious will and eternal purposes … this book of the Bible is full. Join us on Zoom at 8:30 p.m. Tuesday night, and please email aco@allegheny.edu if you are new and want to be on the email list.

Provost Ron Cole’s Weekly Student Office Hours: 9/16

Posted on September 13, 2020 | Filed under Archive

Provost Ron Cole is available for open student meeting time each week; this week will be Wednesday, September 16. He will be available to meet in person in the Campus Center lobby from 1 to 2 p.m. Campus guidelines for physical distancing will be maintained, face coverings are required, and meetings can be either individually or a very small group (up to 3 students maximum). He will be available to meet remotely from 4:30 to 5 p.m. (please sign up here). Future office hours will be posted on MyAllegheny on a weekly basis.

Rethinking U.S. Policy & Response to Current Threats: 9/14

Posted on September 13, 2020 | Filed under Archive

Do nuclear weapons make us safer or less safe? Should the U.S. rely on current nuclear policy to address the most pressing threats we currently face? International Education in the Allegheny Gateway invites you to a free webinar at 2 p.m. Monday, September 14, where Former Secretary of Defense Bill Perry and Ploughshares Fund Policy Director Tom Collina have a conversation with Dr. Ariel Armony, vice provost for Global Affairs and director of University of Pittsburgh’s Center for International Studies, to address these questions and discuss nuclear policy. Juliana Monteiro Bernardino, a graduate student at the School of Public and International Affairs (GSPIA) at the University of Pittsburgh, will serve as emcee for the day. Please register here.

Jazz Poetry Free Online Event–The Jaak Sooäär Trio ft. Poet Kai Aareleid: 9/15

Posted on September 13, 2020 | Filed under Archive

Estonian guitarist Jaak Sooäär returns to Pittsburgh! International Education in The Allegheny Gateway invites you to watch The Jaak Sooäär Trio in an online free event on Tuesday, September 15, at 7 p.m. EDT. Most known for their album The Mighty Five, an improvised exploration of titans in Russian classical composers, The Sooäär Trio will collaborate with Kai Aareleid, an award-winning Estonian poet, prose writer, and translator, in this 75-minute special. This event is hosted by City of Asylum. Register here.

GFC Pop-Up Event: 9/16

Posted on September 13, 2020 | Filed under Archive

Join us for Grounds for Change’s first socially distanced event of the semester. Stop by the Gator Quad on Wednesday, September 16, from 10 to 11 a.m. and 1 to 2 p.m. to meet members of Da Board and learn more about GFC. Free coffee and cookies will be provided, so bring your own mug. We can’t wait to share our love of GFC with you!

Meet the Sisters of Tri Delta: 9/15

Posted on September 13, 2020 | Filed under Archive

Join us on Zoom to meet the sisters of Tri Delta on Tuesday, September 15, at 6 p.m. Please email cepecj@allegheny.edu to RSVP and for any questions.

Orchesis Dance Company Virtual Auditions

Posted on September 10, 2020 | Filed under Archive

Hi Dancers! This year Orchesis Dance Company is working towards a Virtual Showcase with ballet, hip-hop, tap, jazz, afro-beats, ballroom & contemporary pieces. Auditions are being held virtually and videos/submission forms can be accessed through the Google Drive using the link here. Dancers with all levels of experience and genes are welcome! Submissions are due by September 13 at noon. For any further questions or concerns please reach out to orchesis@allegheny.edu or jonssona@allegheny.edu