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Heather Bosau

Allegheny College Senior Heather Bosau Awarded Pennsylvania House Legislative Fellowship

Allegheny College senior Heather Bosau, of Mentor, Ohio, has been awarded a Pennsylvania House Legislative Fellowship for 13 weeks beginning in late January 2017. Allegheny students have been selected for three consecutive years for the highly competitive fellowship program, which puts students in the offices of committee chairmen or other leaders in the Pennsylvania House

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Allegheny College Senior Honored With Award From the Central PA Chapter of the American Society for Public Administration

April 19, 2016 – Allegheny College senior Abby Lombard has received the Outstanding Student Award from the Central Pennsylvania Chapter of the American Society for Public Administration. The yearly award is given to one undergraduate student who displays excellence and promise in public administration. Although she is a native of Syracuse, New York, Lombard was

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Prince and Cusanno Selected as Vote Everywhere Ambassadors

Imani Prince ’16 and Brianna Cusanno ’16 have been selected as Andrew Goodman Foundation Vote Everywhere Ambassadors for 2015. A Vote Everywhere Ambassador completes a year-long paid internship with the Andrew Goodman Foundation at the Ambassador’s college campus. By building a community of civically engaged peers, Ambassadors help lead national conversations about today’s critical civil

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Allegheny Senior Headed to State Capitol

Like many college students his age, Allegheny senior Pasquale “Pat” DiFrancesco of Wexford, Pa., is looking forward to the final semester of his senior year. But unlike his classmates, DiFrancesco will spend most of his last semester making daily trips to the state Capitol, in addition to completing his Allegheny schoolwork. After all, he has

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Aspiring to Make a Difference

Rhodes Scholar Finalist Talks about Scholarship Journey and Life at Allegheny To be named a finalist for the prestigious Rhodes Scholarship – the fully funded award that gives students an opportunity to study at the University of Oxford in England – a person must exhibit extraordinary qualities that make him or her stand out in

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Harward To Publish Article in the Journal “Congress and the Presidency”

Brian M. Harward, associate professor of political science and director of the Center for Political Participation, has had an article, “Congressional Response to Statements of Administration Policy and Signing Statements,” accepted for publication this summer in the journal Congress and the Presidency. Harward and his co-authors developed a dataset with all SAP’s, signing statements, and

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Harward and Nelson Present Work at 2014 Brigance Colloquy

Associate Professor of Political Science Brian Harward and Center for Political Participation Student Fellow and Political Science/History major John Nelson ’14 recently presented at Wabash College’s 2014 Brigance Colloquy. Their presentations focused on Civic Learning, the work of the CPP, and the Student Fellows Program. Four other colleges were invited to participate: Kalamazoo College, Colorado

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