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Public Safety terminates all student positions

Joseph Tingley, News Editor

October 27, 2016

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Student workers in the Office of Public Safety were alerted via email on Oct. 19, 2016, that their positions as student switchboard operators would be eliminated, effective Wednesday, Oct. 26. The email was sent from Natasha ...

New campus club promotes libertarian ideas

Steven Heine, Contributing Writer

October 27, 2016

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Colt Scronce, ’18, is one of the leaders of the newly formed Allegheny College chapter of the libertarian organization Young Americans for Liberty. The group is responsible for a collection of constitutionally inspired sidewalk chal...

Library staff works to control mold infestation

Alex Weidenhof, News Editor

October 27, 2016

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A sheet of plastic hangs across a section of Pelletier Library’s first floor, indicating that the section is closed. This area, containing the compact—or mobile—shelving units and approximately 25,000 volumes of books and ...

College reports low return on endowment investments

Joseph Tingley, News Editor

October 27, 2016

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Allegheny Student Government’s Chief of Staff Hayden Moyer, ’17, announced during his report on Tuesday, Oct. 25, that the college this year saw a negative one percent return on its invested endowment. Moyer’s  report cam...

Ali Awadi addresses student government

Joseph Tingley, News Editor

October 21, 2016

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Director of Public Safety Ali Awadi addressed Allegheny Student Government at its meeting in the campus center lobby on Tuesday, Oct. 18. Awadi, who began as the director of public safety—formerly the Office of Safety and Security...

College digitizes Ida Tarbell archival collection

Alex Weidenhof, News Editor

October 21, 2016

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Paula Treckel, professor emerita of history, delivered the 21st annual Pelletier Library Lecture, entitled “The World of Ida Tarbell” in the Collaboratory on Tuesday, Oct. 18. Vice President for Information Services and Plann...

College pushes safe partying tips

Tyler Stigall, Science/International Editor

October 21, 2016

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The Dean of Students office hosted a presentation on tips for safe partying on Monday, Oct. 17. The talk, titled “Party Smart,” featured speakers who offered advice on all aspects of party culture and life. 42 students wer...

PennDOT holds pedestrian traffic forum

Alex Weidenhof, News Editor

October 21, 2016

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The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation, the City of Meadville and Allegheny College hosted a public meeting to solicit input regarding traffic along the North Main Street corridor in Schultz Banquet Hall at 6 p.m. on Thurs...

College could face further fees for car-sharing program

Alex Weidenhof, News Editor

October 13, 2016

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Allegheny College’s contract with Zipcar, a vehicle-sharing program that began on campus on Sept. 13, sets a monthly guaranteed revenue to Zipcar of $3,000, according to a preliminary copy of the contract obtained by The Campu...

ASG considers Winterfest event revival in 2017

Joseph Tingley, News Editor

October 13, 2016

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At Allegheny Student Government’s last meeting before fall break on Oct. 4, 2016, it held a five-minute moderated discussion about the possibility of bringing Winterfest back to Allegheny, sometime in late January or early Febr...

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