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Allegheny Gears Up for Annual Gator Give Day

Attention, all Gators, past, present and future — mark Thursday, April 19, 2018 as a special day on your calendars. That’s the date of Allegheny College’s fourth annual Gator Give Day, a fun-filled 24-hour online fundraising event that has become a tradition inspiring alumni, parents, employees, students and other friends from around the globe to

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Joseph Harding

Annual Lord Lecture to Discuss “Designing Medicine’s Holy Grail”

Joseph Harding, Ph.D., professor of integrative physiology and neuroscience at Washington State University, will present the annual Lord Lecture at Allegheny College at 8 p.m. on Monday, April 9, in Ford Memorial Chapel. His talk, “Designing Medicine’s Holy Grail: Development and Therapeutic Potential of Small Molecule Growth Factor Mimics,” is free and open to the

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Annual Lehman Medical Ethics Lecture to Explore “Conscientious Objection in Health Care”

Mark R. Wicclair, Ph.D., will present the 13th annual Lehman Medical Ethics Lecture at Allegheny College on Wednesday, March 7, at 7:30 p.m. in Quigley Hall Auditorium. The talk — titled “Conscientious Objection in Health Care: Deciding When to Accommodate Health Professionals” — is free and open to the public. Wicclair, a philosopher, is an adjunct professor of

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Nationally Known Religious Leader to Visit Allegheny

The Rev. Dr. Nancy Wilson, retired global leader for the Metropolitan Community Churches and a renowned leader in the LGBT Christian community, will visit the Allegheny College campus in March for a 10-day residency. Rev. Wilson, a 1972 graduate of Allegheny, will be the keynote speaker for a workshop titled “Ministry With Trans Persons” from

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National History Day

Allegheny College to Host National History Day Competition

Allegheny College will host the northwestern Pennsylvania National History Day academic competition on Saturday, Feb. 24, with middle- and high-school students presenting projects related to the theme of “Conflict and Compromise in History.” More than 20 students from schools in Erie, Crawford, McKean and Warren Counties are set to participate in the regional event. Students

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