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S.E.T. play a success

February 3, 2010

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Last Friday and Saturday, Student Experimental Theater (SET) brought “The Yellow Wallpaper,” an entirely student-run play to life on the Playshop stage. Written and directed by Margot Miller, ’12, and Michael Young, ’12,...

ABC students serve up hearty portions of soul

February 3, 2010

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Mashed potatoes, baked beans, pulled pork, cornbread… if these dishes don’t entice you, senior Willie Gore’s famous sweet potato pie might. This Sunday from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., the members of the Association of the Advancement...

Game room joins town togetherness initiative

February 3, 2010

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Students looking for something fun and new to do on Friday nights will welcome the Allegheny game room’s recent collaboration with Make it Meadville, an organization looking to promote the revitalization of downtown Meadville, in...

“Book of Eli” avoids action clichés

January 28, 2010

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By JAMES FULTON When the trailers for “The Book of Eli” came out I was unsure about the project. My contempt towards the flood of recent post–apocalyptic movies and my growing angst toward the genre were battling my interest in any film starring Denzel Washington. Washington is one of the...

Reviewing MTV's Top Show – Jersey Shore

January 27, 2010

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By RAY SMITH Is it trashy? To some people. Was the show an accurate depiction of the town in the summer time? Yeah. Is it a lot of fun? Hell yeah. For those who were trapped under something heavy and didn’t watch MTV’s “Jersey Shore,” I’ll provide a brief introduction. Eight housemates (quickly narrowed d...

MCT musical that's to die for

January 27, 2010

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By MOLLY DUERIG Students finding themselves already sufficiently overwhelmed with schoolwork are invited to let off some steam this weekend with tomorrow night’s opening of Meadville Community Theatre’s latest production:...

Take a bite out of Vampire Weekend’s latest

January 27, 2010

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By BRETT BACON Happy 2010 everybody! I’m back to review a new decade in music (for the next four months anyway) and things already look good for the future with Vampire Weekend's new album “Contra.” I was actually surprised...

Events for all faiths, all week

January 27, 2010

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By LINDSAY CODISPOT Allegheny students are focusing on faith this week with the many events of Jan. 24 through Jan. 30 centering on “Religion and Social Change.” “Faith Week is really important on Allegheny’s campus...

Allegheny Goes Global – Ukraine Edition

November 12, 2009

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By SARAH KROPP (kropps@allegheny.edu) Have you ever wanted to see the world from a new perspective? Allegheny’s Experiential Learning courses, or “EL Seminars,” offer students the chance to travel abroad with the guidance...

Students Mangia La Pasta for a Cause

November 5, 2009

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By MARY OLSON (olsonm@allegheny.edu) On Sunday, Nov. 8  Kappa Alpha Theta will be hosting their first ever Pasta for CASA, an all-you-can-eat dinner. All of the proceeds will go directly to the local Court–Appointed Special...

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