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2019 French Creek Watershed Cleanup: 9/7

Posted on August 25, 2019 | Filed under Events

Creek Connections invites the Allegheny College community to form teams and sign up for the 2019 French Creek Watershed Cleanup to be held on Saturday, September 7. Teams clean up at locations within the watershed then bring their haul to Voodoo Brewery production facility on Bessemer Street for weigh-in and a free picnic. There will be prizes for school and community groups with most participants, cash drawings for non-corporate groups (corporate groups compete for the coveted hellbender trophy!), and a photo contest with cash prizes. Clean at a time of your group’s choosing then come to the picnic by 4 p.m. Prizes awarded around 4:30, music and fun starting at noon. Gather your friends, family, teammates, club members and roommates! Find details and sign up here.

Theatre Meet and Greet: 8/27

Posted on August 25, 2019 | Filed under Events

The Playshop’s Meet-and-Greet will be held Tuesday, August 27, at 4:30 p.m. in the Vukovich Center’s Gladys Mullenix Black Theatre. Come learn about the theatre department, meet our staff, hear about ways to be involved, learn about work-study opportunities, admire our new logo, and eat cookies! We will be joined by representatives from SET – Student Experimental Theatre, our USITT Student Chapter, and Egg Detectives, the student improv troupe.

Mallet Ensemble: 8/27

Posted on August 25, 2019 | Filed under Events

The first meeting/rehearsal of the Mallet Ensemble, in the Department of Music, is scheduled for Tuesday, August 27, at 4:30 p.m. on the stage of Shafer Auditorium. The Mallet Ensemble is composed of marimbas, xylophones, and vibraphones. There is 1 credit hour for this Chamber Ensemble, with rehearsals scheduled on Tuesdays from 4:30 to 6 p.m. on stage. Interested musicians must hold concurrent membership in a major performing ensemble (Music 114), in order to participate in Mallet Ensemble. Questions should be directed to Professor Stephen F. Corsi, instructor of percussion, at scorsi@allegheny.edu.

AC Jazz Band: 8/27

Posted on August 25, 2019 | Filed under Events

The first meeting/rehearsal of the AC Jazz Band, in the Department of Music, is scheduled for Tuesday, August 27, at 12:30 p.m. in rehearsal hall M202 in the Arnold Hall of Music. Instrumentation includes alto, tenor and baritone sax; trumpet, trombone and tuba; guitar, bass, percussion and piano. Auditions will take place as needed, with Add cards being addressed at the first rehearsal. There is 1 credit hour for this Music 114 course. Rehearsals are scheduled on Tuesdays from 12:30 to 1:20 p.m. and Thursdays from 6 to 7:30 p.m. in rehearsal hall M202. The ensemble will be rehearsing at the first meeting/rehearsal. Therefore, students should be prepared to play. Questions should be directed to Professor Stephen F. Corsi, Jazz Band director, at scorsi@allegheny.edu.

How to Secure Your Ideal Internship Experience: 8/26

Posted on August 20, 2019 | Filed under Events

Join Career Education and the Center for Business and Economics at 7 p.m. Monday, August 26, in Quigley Auditorium to learn how to discover and secure your ideal internship experience and how we can help. This event is open to all Allegheny students. Light refreshments will be provided. Please note: All Allegheny business majors are expected to engage in at least one experiential learning activity prior to graduation; this can include an internship, research project, EL trip or study abroad. Visit the Gateway to learn more.

2019 Involvement Fair and Student Celebration for Dr. Link: 8/29

Posted on August 5, 2019 | Filed under Events

This year the 2019 Involvement Fair be held in conjunction with “Imagine the Possibilities,” the Student Celebration for our new president, Dr. Hilary L. Link. The Student Celebration and Involvement Fair will be Thursday, August 29, from 5 to 7 p.m. around the Gator Quad. To register for the Involvement Fair, please click here. Table space can only be guaranteed if your group is registered before Monday, August 26, by 5 p.m.