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AAC and SAC Invite You to a Marketing Strategies Update: 4/25

Posted on April 18, 2019 | Filed under Events

Please join us Thursday, April 25, at noon in the Tillotson Dining Room of the Tippie Alumni Center. Trustee Gary Elliott ’72 will provide an overview of the work being done on our marketing strategies in partnership with College Relations to define more sharply Allegheny’s brand and increase its awareness and interest among the College’s key audiences. This work represents the next steps following the market research by the Art & Science Group. This will be a brown bag luncheon with desserts and beverages provided by the Office of the Provost.

Student Chamber Music Concert: 4/23

Posted on April 18, 2019 | Filed under Events

On Tuesday, April 23, the Allegheny College Department of Music will present a concert of instrumental chamber and small ensemble music. This concert will be in place of the previously scheduled instrumental chamber ensembles concert, which was originally planned for Thursday, April 25, in Ford Chapel. The new concert at 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, the 23rd, will take place in the lobby of the Henderson Campus Center. The program will feature ensembles including the Allegheny college “Gatorbones,” the Flute Ensemble, and the Brass Ensemble. Music to be performed includes that of the composers Haydn, Mozart, Wagner, Bernstein, and many others. Faculty coaches for this concert include Bronwell Bond, Dr. Lowell Hepler, and Dr. Ronald Stitt. The brass ensemble is conducted by Allegheny music students Tucker Harvey and Jonathan Mendez. Hope to see you there!

Biology Department Senior Project Symposium: 4/22-23

Posted on April 17, 2019 | Filed under Events

To celebrate the research accomplishments of the Class of 2019, the Biology Department is pleased to host its 22nd Annual Senior Project Symposium, on Monday and Tuesday afternoons, April 22-23, in the Steffee Hall of Life Sciences. Graduating seniors will present the results of their senior project research in sessions beginning at 1:10 p.m. each afternoon. All members of the college community are invited and welcome to attend. Juniors, sophomores, and first-year students who have an interest in biology are especially encouraged to attend and participate. A complete schedule of all symposium activities may be viewed on the biology website.

Focus Group Discussion About the Meadville Market House: 4/24

Posted on April 17, 2019 | Filed under Events

What do you love about the Market House? What would you change? If you’ve never been there, why is that? The campus community is invited to participate in a focus group discussion about the Meadville Market House, led by POLSC348 “Participatory Democracy and Community Organizing.” Students in this class have been working with the Market House to make recommendations for updating the interior, following a recent electrical system upgrade. Community input will inform these recommendations. This campus focus group will take place on Wednesday, April 24, at 7 p.m. in Quigley 122. If you cannot attend this meeting, but are interested in participating, additional focus groups will be held downtown in May. Please contact Professor Andy Bloeser for more information.

Free Breakfast Plus Great Advice: 4/30

Posted on April 9, 2019 | Filed under Events

Are you a first or second year student interested in opportunities to engage in research, internships, civic engagement, or other Allegheny opportunities like these? Would you like to talk with students, faculty, or staff who have participated in such opportunities in the past? If so, please apply to attend the Scholars Symposium Mentor Breakfast on Tuesday, April 30. The Mentor Breakfast is a casual, catered breakfast where first-year and second-year students can mingle and talk with seniors, professors, and Gateway representatives about how to get involved in these opportunities at Allegheny. Because breakfast will be provided and we want to have a sufficient number of mentors available, this is an RSVP event. If you are interested in participation, please fill out the Google Form no later than Monday, April 22, by 5 p.m. To find out more about all the events on Scholars Symposium day, check out the website or contact Professor Aimee Knupsky, Director of URSCA, at

2019 Richard J. Cook–Teresa M. Lahti Scholars Symposium: 4/30

Posted on April 8, 2019 | Filed under Events

On Tuesday, April 30, the third annual Richard J. Cook–Teresa M. Lahti Scholars Symposium will be held. The Scholars Symposium is a day to celebrate the accomplishments of all students at Allegheny College over the past academic year. Events are planned throughout the day, beginning with a mentoring breakfast for first year and sophomore students and including a spotlight session (highlighting projects from classes and other experiences), the keynote session, the senior project poster session, Honors Convocation, the Scholars Symposium reception and, this year, an evening dance program thanks to the Dance and Movement Studies students. You can find the details for and descriptions of these events at the 2019 Scholars Symposium website. Information will be added and updated as the events are finalized. If you have questions, please contact Aimee Knupsky, Director of URSCA, at