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“The Rule of Law: A Foundation for Integrity” with Judge Timothy Walmsley ’91: 10/6

Posted on October 5, 2022 | Filed under Events

The Center for Political Participation will be hosting Judge Timothy Walmsley ’91, who will provide a public address tonight (Thursday, October 6) at 7 pm in the Tillotson Room in the Tippie Alumni Center. Judge Walmsley presided over the trial of the men ultimately convicted of murdering Ahmaud Arbery. His talk will address the role of the courts in American democracy and how he has approached his work on the bench. All are welcome.

What Can LinkedIn Do for Me? Part 1: Where Do I Even Get Started? 10/6

Posted on October 5, 2022 | Filed under Events

LinkedIn Series Part 1: Where Do I Even Get Started?
Thursday, October 6
12:15-1:15 pm
Quigley Auditorium

What is LinkedIn? Why should I use it? Where do I even start? These are questions students everywhere have. The CBE Fellows will present Part I of our LinkedIn Series, “What Can LinkedIn Do for Me?” this Thursday. The Fellows will help the students at Allegheny set up a professional LinkedIn account.

All are welcome to come no matter your background. Lunch will be provided.

Fall Break Documentary Screening: Negra — 10/9

Posted on October 5, 2022 | Filed under Events

Prof. Alfredo Hernández invites the Allegheny community to join Arizona State University’s Ventana screening of Negra, the story of five women of African descent from southern Mexico, during fall break on October 9, at 9:00 pm (see here for Zoom link). Directed by Medhin Tewolde, the film examines how the women’s resistance to racism, process of self-acceptance, and strategies for overcoming stereotypes in its celebration of their Afro-Mexican identity. A Q & A will follow (see here for Zoom link).

Exploring Afro-Latinx History of the Americas: 10/6

Posted on October 4, 2022 | Filed under Events

Dr. Beau Gaitors, a Fulbright Scholar and historian of modern Latin America with an emphasis on African descendants, will present virtually on Thursday, October 6, at 6:30 p.m. in Campus Center 301/302. This program is part of the DEEPly Sustainable series, an intersectional collaboration between the Office of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion, and the Office of Sustainability, in celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month.

Reminder: Register for Make A Difference Day 2022 by 10/7

Posted on October 4, 2022 | Filed under Events

Join college and community volunteers for Make a Difference Day on Saturday, October 15, starting at 8:30 a.m. in Diamond Park.

This one-day service event involves more than 100 service projects, involving anything from yard work to home repairs, across the Meadville and Crawford County area. All abilities and skill levels are appreciated. Light breakfast and bagged lunch will be provided.

Register as a volunteer group or as an individual volunteer by October 7th.

For more information, contact the Community Engagement Office at churley@allegheny.edu or (814) 332-4318, or visit the United Way of Western Crawford County website.