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Oscar nominee ‘Relatos salvajes’ shocks with vignettes of vengence and violence

Taylor Samuel, Contributing Writer

March 10, 2016

Filed under International

The foreign film “Wild Tales” most certainly lives up to its name. It is an assemblage of six short films that all share the common theme of vengeance and violence.  Directed by the Argentine director Damian Szifron, the movie was ...

Global Crossroads aims to develop internationalization

Dalton Finnell, Staff Writer

March 10, 2016

Filed under International

Allegheny College faculty and staff came together in 2010 to decide on how to improve the institution with a strategic plan called Combinations 2020. According to the plan, global and local diversity needed to be addressed. Pa...

GFC discussion spurs opposition towards death penalty

Dalton Finnell and Michael Ross

February 25, 2016

Filed under International

Governor Tom Wolf of Pennsylvania placed a moratorium on the death penalty for the duration of his time in office. This act was enacted on March 4, 2015, the day of a planned execution. The temporary prohibition of the death ...

Peer mentoring offers remedies for culture shock

Dalton Finnell, Contributing Writer

February 25, 2016

Filed under International

Allegheny College’s International Education Office launched a new Culture 2 Culture Peer Mentoring Program in fall 2015. This program was created to help incoming international students adjust to the new standard of living at ...

World unites for Paris

World unites for Paris

November 19, 2015

International Meet & Greet:

Alex Hasapis, Staff Writer

November 5, 2015

Filed under International

Merryn Spence Spence is considered a Global Nomad, meaning she holds at least dual citizenship. She is a citizen of Australia, the United States and the United Kingdom. She is a degree-seeking student who is looking to major in global health and community justice. The Cam...

Campus celebrates Dia de los Muertos

MARLEY PARISH, Contributing Writer

November 5, 2015

Filed under International

The Campus Center lobby transformed into an authentic celebration for the Day of the Dead when Union Latina sponsored an event to celebrate Dia de los Muertos on Friday, Oct. 30. As students decorated sugar skulls, made tissue paper...

Home away from home

Home away from home

October 1, 2015

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