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Reflections

Meaghan Wilby, Staff Writer

December 5, 2014

Filed under Campus Blogs, World Beat

Welcome to holiday season in America. Here people go from stuffing themselves full of turkey to preparing to stuff stockings all in the span of less than 48 hours. Christmas music has been playing non-stop since the day after...

Why the increase to the student activities fee is vital for the campus community

Sam Stephenson, Co-Editor-in-Chief

December 5, 2014

Filed under Campus Blogs, Tuesdays with ASG

This past week, three Allegheny Student Government cabinet members (President Larry Hailsham, Parliamentarian Mary Grace Warren and Treasurer Miguel Lirian0) presented a proposal to ASG to potentially increase the current student activities fee from $150 to $300. This would incr...

Tipoff

Emerald Wright-Collie, Staff Writer

November 21, 2014

Filed under Campus Blogs, The Hustle

After the Men’s practice last week I stuck around for the beginning of the Women’s practice. Interestingly enough, although the Men’s and Women’s team  play for the same sport, and the same school, the two teams are completely...

Internationalization

Meaghan Wilby, Staff Writer

November 21, 2014

Filed under Campus Blogs, World Beat

What is Internationalization? As in international student and the beat reporter for international life at Allegheny, I’m still not entirely sure. What I do know is that we have an International Teaching Circle, that meets to...

Giving Thanks

Sam Stephenson, Co-Editor-in-Chief

November 21, 2014

Filed under Campus Blogs, Tuesdays with ASG

Allegheny Student Government has had an emotionally taxing semester thus far. Both President Larry Hailsham and Vice President Autumn Vogel came into the year with a plan; a platform of goals for the student body for the 2014-2015...

Momentum

Emerald Wright-Collie, Staff Writer

November 15, 2014

Filed under Campus Blogs, The Hustle

An exciting week for basketball at Allegheny as both the Men’s and Women’s team prepare for the Greg Richard’s Memorial Tipoff Tournament this weekend. The Womens team will play Penn State Altoona and the Men’s team will...

Job Shadow

Meaghan Wilby, Staff Writer

November 14, 2014

Filed under Campus Blogs, World Beat

As part of an assignment for class this week I did a job shadow at The Meadville Tribune. The assignment was to pick a journalist, contact him and then follow him round for six to eight hours to get a sense of what a day in the...

Due Diligence

Sam Stephenson, Co-Editor-in-Chief

November 14, 2014

Filed under Campus Blogs, Tuesdays with ASG

This week I'd like to talk about the art of fact checking, or what I like to call, doing your due diligence. For any story, cross checking facts is the most important thing you can do. Not only to prove your credibility with your...

Motivation

Emerald Wright-Collie, Staff Writer

November 9, 2014

Filed under Campus Blogs, The Hustle

We’ve all seen the movies…. “Remember The Titans”, “Coach Carter”. The motivational sports movie’s that always portray a struggling team prevailing through a Championship game with the touch of a motivational speech...

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