Articles: by Lauren Dominique ’16

Experiential Learning Opens a World of Opportunity

“Allegheny College gave me the opportunity not only to have my first experience outside of the United States, but outside of my comfort zone, too,” says Kelsey McNary ’13. As an Allegheny student, McNary joined an Experiential Learning seminar that toured Germany, Denmark, Switzerland and Sweden during the summer of 2011, following her sophomore year.

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Bringing the Voices of Writers to Campus

Photo: Professor Christopher Bakken has been coordinating the Single Voice Reading Series for 15 years. Every year, a handful of world-class writers visit the Allegheny campus, holding conferences with students and engaging audiences in readings of their work. The Single Voice Reading Series provides Allegheny students with an intimate opportunity to hear and meet nationally

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Spending a Year in the ‘City’

By Lauren Dominique ’16 Allegheny graduate Austin Cosgrove ’15 thought he was destined for medical school following Commencement in May. Instead, he finds himself helping to mentor high school students in Boston. Cosgrove, a biochemistry major and Global Health Studies minor, started his unexpected journey in August with a service group called City Year. “Up

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