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ASG presidential candidates debate student concerns

Joseph Tingley, News Editor

March 2, 2017

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Allegheny Student Government presidential and vice presidential candidates debated student issues on Monday, Feb. 27, in the campus center lobby. Each ticket was given the opportunity to make an opening and closing statement, ...

College works to address budgetary gap concerns

Chris Brindle, Junior News Editor

March 2, 2017

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Allegheny College’s Finance and Facilities Committee has been assessing different steps to take that would alleviate a large budgetary gap created by the under-enrollment of the Classes of 2018 and 2019. President James Mullen ...

Director of public safety researches security cameras

Alex Weidenhof, News Editor

March 2, 2017

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Director of Public Safety Ali Awadi has brought forth the possibility of installing security cameras to Allegheny Student Government’s Student Life Committee, according to Sens. Alexia Porche, ’19, and Mark MacStudy, ’18. ...

ASG passes resolution in support of Title IX reform

Joseph Tingley, News Editor

February 23, 2017

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Allegheny Student Government passed resolution 17-01, a measure in support of Title IX reforms and education, at its meeting on Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2017. The resolution was brought to the floor by Class of 2020 Vice President Jason F...

Alexis Hart receives Braddock Award

Joseph Tingley, News Editor

February 23, 2017

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Associate Professor of English and Director of Writing Alexis Hart received the 2017 Braddock Award from the Conference on College Composition and Communication on Feb. 2 for a collaborative journal article entitled “Veterans in th...

Two students assaulted in front of Ford Chapel

Jevon Cooper, Junior Photo Editor

February 23, 2017

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Two Allegheny College students were assaulted by two unknown attackers outside Ford Memorial Chapel around 11 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 22. The two male students were standing outside of Ford Chapel when the assailants approached the...

Nesset responds to civil court suit

Joseph Tingley and Alex Weidenhof

February 23, 2017

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Former Allegheny professor Kirk Nesset has filed a motion to have a civil case against him dismissed, according to court documents. The motion, which included a letter from Nesset to the U.S. District Court for the Western Di...

Women’s March on Washington follow-up encourages ongoing conversation

Matt Steinberg, Contributing Writer

February 19, 2017

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Almost a month has passed since the historic Women's March occurred in the United States and across the world. Hundreds of thousands of people took to the streets to advocate for a progression of women's rights, social justice...

Special Report: Sexual assault survivors share stories of college process

Angela Mauroni, Joseph Tingley, and Alex Weidenhof

February 17, 2017

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Editor’s note: This is the second of a two-part series on sexual assault at Allegheny College. The first installment was published last Friday, Feb. 10, 2017. The U.S. Department of Education’s Office for Civil Rights is currently conducting two investigatio...

Allegheny College sued by student expelled for sexual misconduct

Chris Brindle, Junior News Editor

February 17, 2017

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A former male student who was expelled in spring 2015 on the grounds of sexual misconduct has filed a Civil Action Complaint against Allegheny College alleging that the college discriminated against him on the basis of gender du...

Environmental science hosts first talk of series

Ellis Giacomelli, Contributing writer

February 17, 2017

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The environmental science and studies department hosted the first soup lunch and talk of the academic year on Friday, Feb. 10, as part of the Environmental Science Speaker Series. Students and faculty met with Vivien Li, presi...

Title IX Coordinator addresses student government

Joseph Tingley, News Editor

February 17, 2017

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Allegheny College’s Title IX Coordinator Gilly Ford addressed Allegheny Student Government on Tuesday, Feb. 14. Ford presented the general assembly with a broad overview of policies and procedures surrounding Title IX. For...

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