Articles: Tag: Gateway

Millington: U.S.-Cuba Relationship Boosts Interest in Study Abroad

Look no further than study abroad programs to see the effect the normalization of U.S.-Cuban relations has had on students and higher education. “It’s almost like the gold rush of 1849,” said Tom Millington ’92, who works in Havana with American exchange students as a resident director with Spanish Studies Abroad — The Center for

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ACES Fellows Present Poster at Conference on “Diversity, Learning, and Student Success”

Delaney Heard ’17 and Jonah Raether ’18 presented a poster at the AAC&U Conference on “Diversity, Learning, and Student Success” in Philadelphia on March 18. The poster was on their work as Allegheny Community Engagement Student (ACES) Fellows, a student-initiated position in the Gateway.

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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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Social Venture Challenge Develops Future Entrepreneurs

It’s Allegheny’s version of the reality TV show “Shark Tank.” No, we’re not talking about fish. We’re talking about the College’s Gator Social Venture Challenge, a competition that allows student entrepreneurs to pitch ideas for a new social venture or an improvement of an existing social venture to a panel of judges. The event took

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Allegheny College Enhances Student Support Through New Academic Commons

Allegheny College recently celebrated the opening of the Academic Commons – a central location for study and collaboration in which students can access the resources they need to thrive at Allegheny and in their lives after college. Housed in Allegheny’s Pelletier Library, the traditional hub of academic support, the Academic Commons includes library research support, a

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Allegheny College unveils Academic Commons set for location for study, collaboration

By Earl Corp The Meadville Tribune [satellite auto=”on” caption=”off”] Photos by Allegheny College photographer Bill Owen ’74. Depending on if you’re an Allegheny College student, staff member, administrator or a Meadville resident, Friday’s grand opening of Allegheny College’s Academic Commons could hold a different meaning. For some it was free food and a T-shirt. For

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