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Hillel celebrates Passover with campus community

Meaghan Wilby, Features Editor

April 13, 2017

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To celebrate Passover, Allegheny College Hillel hosted a campus-wide Passover Seder in Schultz Banquet Hall on Wednesday, April 12. Passover is one of the most important holidays in the Jewish religion, according to Director of Je...

‘The Shack’ leaves audiences feeling hopeless

Marley Parish, Features Editor

April 6, 2017

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Director Stuart Hazeldine brings to life William P. Young’s self-published Christian novel in the fantasy-drama film “The Shack,” released on March 3, 2017. “The Shack” tells the story of Mack Phillips and his family,...

Monks’ visit to campus upsets Chinese students due to political associations

Meaghan Wilby, Features Editor

March 9, 2017

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The presence of the monks on campus highlighted political tensions and the conflicting history  between Tibet and China and caused some of the Chinese students to feel upset and uncomfortable. Sen Rong, ’20, said that although as an art maj...

Satirical ‘Girls’ flaunts flaws and creativity in final season

Brad Baronner, Staff Writer

March 9, 2017

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“Girls,” which is four episodes into its sixth and final season, is still vulnerable to a lot of the same criticism it received from the beginning. It remains a show about four privileged white girls with a tricky tonal balancing ...

Gender and sexuality alliance holds conversation on drag

Kelsey Evans, Contributing Writer

March 2, 2017

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Allegheny College’s Gender and Sexuality Alliance hosted a talk in Grounds for Change on Tuesday, Feb. 28. The discussion focused on drag and how it can perpetuate transmisogyny, discrimination against transwomen and how drag can be use...

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