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The Economic and Environmental Challenges of Managing Trash: 1/30

Posted on January 26, 2020 | Filed under Events

On January 30 at 12:15 p.m. in Quigley Auditorium, Allegheny welcomes Jill Boughton, President of W2Worth Innovations, who will share her passion for discovering new solutions to the overwhelming problems associated with waste management in the United States and around the world. Where others see problems in solving the world’s trash dilemma, Boughton, a trained chemical engineer, sees solutions, so much so that her work was recently featured in the November 2019 National Geographic in an article entitled, “Others see waste. She sees worth.” Lunch will be provided, sponsored by Environmental Science and Sustainability and the Center for Business and Economics.
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Information for Summer Study Away Opportunities with CIS Abroad: 1/27

Posted on January 26, 2020 | Filed under Events

Interested in an international study away program, international internship, or international teaching experience? Stop by the CIS Abroad Info Table in the Campus Center lobby on Monday, January 27, from 3 to 5 p.m. to learn more about the programs CIS Abroad offers around the world. More information can be found here or by contacting Lucinda Morgan in the International Education office in The Gateway (lmorgan@allegheny.edu).

Sign Up for Next Passport Fair: 2/11

Posted on January 26, 2020 | Filed under Events

Allegheny College’s next Passport Fair is Tuesday, February 11, from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Campus Center lobby. Allegheny College is paying the expenses for students to apply for a new or renewed passport. Students must register here for the Passport Fair by Tuesday, February 4, at 10 a.m. Students applying must bring their original birth certificate, drivers license/state ID card, and Allegheny Student ID card. Please contact Lucinda Morgan in International Education with any questions (lmorgan@allegheny.edu).

Master of Public Administration (MPA) Information Session: 1/29

Posted on January 26, 2020 | Filed under Events

Representatives from Gannon University’s Master of Public Administration will be on campus at 12:15 p.m. Wednesday, January 29, in the Pelletier Collaboratory to discuss how the MPA program prepares its graduates to be competent administrators, professionals and leaders in public and nonprofit organizations, domestically and internationally. Representatives will be available to review academic program information and application procedures. Dr. Zhang, the MPA program director; Dr. Hallock, co-director of the School of Public Service & Global Affairs, and Jared Merritt, assistant director of Graduate Admissions will be available to meet with all interested students over lunch.

Fall 2020 Study Away Application Deadline: 2/20

Posted on January 22, 2020 | Filed under Events

Students who want to study away during the Fall 2020 semester must apply to the International Education in the Gateway by February 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.

Apply to be a Peer Writing Consultant by 2/10

Posted on January 12, 2020 | Filed under Events

The Director of Writing seeks applications from students interested in joining the writing consultant staff. Consultants work with their peers on specific assignments as well as general writing concerns, and thus develop hands-on teaching experience. Most importantly, consultants help empower others to discover their potential as writers. We encourage all majors and those who are still undeclared to apply. We also encourage speakers of languages other than English to apply.

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