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Allegheny College Is a Top Producer of Fulbright U.S. Scholars

Allegheny College, one of the nation’s oldest and most innovative four-year colleges where multidisciplinary learning breaks the conventional mold, is proud to be included on the list of U.S. colleges and universities that produced the most 2021-2022 Fulbright U.S. Scholars. Each year the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA) announces

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Celebrating the Life of the Extraordinary Henry B. Tippie

Allegheny College mourns the death of Henry B. Tippie, a businessman and philanthropist whose extraordinary generosity, vision, and care touched the lives of countless individuals at Allegheny and many other organizations. Mr. Tippie, the husband of Allegheny Trustee Emerita Patricia Bush Tippie ’56, passed away on February 20 at age 95. Mr. Tippie was noted

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Angela T. Haddad Appointed Provost and Dean of the Faculty at Allegheny College

Following a national search, Allegheny College President Hilary L. Link, Ph.D., announced today that Angela T. Haddad, Ph.D., has been appointed as provost and dean of the faculty at Allegheny. Haddad will assume her new position on August 1, 2022. Haddad will serve as Allegheny’s chief academic officer and a member of the college’s senior

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Allegheny College Recognized Among Top 5 in Pennsylvania in New Economic Mobility Rankings

Allegheny College ranked 5th among colleges and universities in Pennsylvania and in the top 20 percent nationally in new economic mobility rankings released by the nonprofit organization Third Way. Third Way describes the rankings as a “completely different approach to assessing institutions of higher education,” prioritizing student outcomes and economic mobility. To create an Economic

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People & Places: December 2021

People & Places is published during the academic year by the Office of Marketing & Communications. It reports on the professional activities of members of the College community and highlights student achievement. Professor of Environmental Science and Sustainability Richard Bowden was invited to serve as an editor of the journal Forests, a peer-reviewed, open-access journal of forestry

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Allegheny College Dance and Movement Studies Program To Present Annual Cookies and Milk Dance Concert

The Dance and Movement Studies Program at Allegheny College will present its annual Cookies and Milk Dance concert on Sunday, Dec. 5, in the Montgomery Performance Space. There will be two performances, the first at 2 p.m. and the second at 4 p.m. The concert will present a variety of dance styles, including pieces performed

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Allegheny College’s Ron Cole Honored with 2021 Council of Independent Colleges Chief Academic Officer Award

Ron Cole, provost and dean of the college at Allegheny College, has received the 2021 Council of Independent Colleges (CIC) Chief Academic Officer Award in recognition of his significant support of colleagues at independent colleges and universities. The award was presented to Cole on Nov. 6 during the 2021 CIC Institute for Chief Academic Officers

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Video: Foreseeing the Swing — Senior Comp Stories

Christian Lussier ’21, a computer science major and economics minor, credits his professors and advisors for preparing him for life after graduation and giving him the tools and intellectual capacity to finish his senior comp. Lussier used machine learning algorithms and data to try to predict stock price swings in the hopes of helping people

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