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Administration plans to reduce faculty positions

Chris Brindle, Junior News Editor

April 20, 2017

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Provost and Dean of the College Ron Cole informed the faculty on April 20 that the administration is planning on eliminating 20-25 faculty positions from the 2015–2016 school year by the 2021–2022 school year. Cole first i...

Allegheny announces 2017 commencement speakers

Ellis Giacomelli, Staff Writer

April 20, 2017

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Allegheny College’s 2017 Commencement Ceremony will feature Paula Kerger, president and CEO of the Public Broadcasting Service, and Vivien Li, president and CEO of Riverlife, as honorary degree recipients. Kerger and Li will eac...

Residence life cracks down on alcohol violations

Lauren Trimber, Staff Writer

April 20, 2017

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With the end of the spring semester fast approaching, Allegheny students prepare for the school work that lies ahead and search for any outlet available to help them during the next few weeks. In the midst of Safety Week, a week...

Crime logs misidentified some sexual assaults

Alex Weidenhof, News Editor

April 20, 2017

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Allegheny College’s daily crime log has misidentified some sexual assaults and omitted others entirely. The college is required by the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act to report ...

City of Meadville supplied ballistic vests to public safety

Alex Weidenhof, News Editor

April 20, 2017

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After discussing the issue of arming public safety officers in a June 21, 2016, meeting with Meadville officials and reportedly several times afterwards with students, Allegheny College acquired ballistic vests for its officers ...

Guest lecturer reflects on uses and abuses of history

Chris Brindle, Junior News Editor

April 13, 2017

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Peter Kuryla, associate professor of history at Belmont University, delivered a talk exploring Friedrich Nietzsche’s essay, “On the Uses and Abuses of History for Life,” on Tuesday, April 11, in Schultz East Alcove. Visitin...

Celebration Day prepares to highlight student work

Rachel Belson, Staff Writer

April 13, 2017

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Celebration Day has replaced Gator Day for the spring semester 2017. Instead of hosting Gator Day in the middle of the semester, Celebration Day is scheduled for May 2, 2017, the day after classes end. Terry Bensel, director...

Allegheny announces 2017 civility awards

Kelsey Evans, Contributing Writer

April 13, 2017

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Allegheny’s Prize for Civility in Public Life was awarded on Monday, April 10, to United States Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Justice Antonin Scalia by Allegheny College President James Mullen and Former Pennsylv...

ASG passes resolution on assembly guidelines

Joseph Tingley, News Editor

April 13, 2017

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Allegheny Student Government voted on Tuesday, April 11, to approve Resolution 17-03 which declared ASG’s position on the college’s Peaceful Assembly Guidelines. “We call upon the Dean of Students Office, the Campus Life...

Organizations strive to promote literacy

Chris Brindle, Junior News Editor

April 7, 2017

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The English honor society, Sigma Tau Delta, is hosting a Better World Books drive in the campus center from April 1 to May 2. The aim of the book drive is to promote literacy and writing, according to Brigit Stack, ’17, presiden...

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