The student news site of Allegheny College

The Campus

Allegheny strives to build stronger connections abroad Allegheny’s vice president for enrollment visits Brazil to improve programs

March 7

Filed under Science

By JOHN McCOOL Staff Writer mccoolj@allegheny.edu   In early February, Brian Dalton, vice president for enrollment and college relations at Allegheny College, visited the Brazilian cities of Sao Paulo, Rio de...

This Week in Science – 2/20/14

February 21

Filed under Science

By Amanda Spadaro spadaroa@allegheny.edu Science Editor Google, coupled with the World Resources Institute and other organizations to establish a website that allows users to track the levels of deforestation that are ...

Taboo Talk discusses mental health stigmatization

February 14

Filed under Science

By AMANDA SPADARO Science Editor spadaroa@allegheny.edu   Allegheny’s Center for Intercultural Advancement and Student Success hosted a discussion on mental health and cognitive disorders called The (Dis)abilities...

Science Without Borders sends students to Allegheny Brazilian: Program seeks to alleviate overcroweded universities with program abroad

February 7

Filed under Science

John McCool Staff Writer mccoolj@allegheny.edu   From Brazil’s tropics to Meadville’s harsh winter winds, five Brazilian students have traversed hundreds of miles and become part of the Allegheny community....

Analysis: Texas life-support case raises ethical questions

February 7

Filed under Science

Amanda Spadaro Science Editor spadaroa@allegheny.edu   33-year-old expecting mother Marlise Muñoz collapsed in her home on November, 26, 2013, the Tuesday before Thanksgiving. After being found by her paramedic...

This Week in Science 1/31/14

January 31

Filed under Science

By Amanda Spadaro The African virus, chikungunya, has officially expanded its infection areas to the Americas and is currently being spread in the Caribbean. By the middle of January, a known 200 people were infected with...

Seasonal affective disorder dampens humanity’s spirits

January 31

Filed under Science

By John McCool On a dark and cold January morning, an Allegheny student wakes up in the early hours of the morning. She feels sluggish and disoriented, craving a stack of waffles. This student feels irritable, lacks focus and...

This Week in Science – January 24, 2014

January 23

Filed under Science

By Amanda Spadaro A study conducted by Swedish professors at Umeå University found that lean, unfit men are less likely to experience heart attacks than obese, fit men. Over 700,000 Swedish men participated in the study, using...

Hospital worker sentenced to 39 years in prison

December 7

Filed under Science

Technician infected at least 46 patients with hepatitis C due to drug addiction By Amanda Spadaro, Science Editor spadaroa@allegheny.edu Dec. 6, 2013   Hospital technician David M. Kwiatkowski received his sentenc...

The student news site of Allegheny College
Science