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September 20, 2018

‘Marvel’s Spider-Man’ a swinging success

Dominic Bell, Contributing Writer

September 20, 2018

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Spider-Man is without a doubt the ultimate mascot for Marvel Comics. In his almost six-decade history, he has entered the upper pantheon of costumed heroes, reaching ranks reserved only for Superman, Batman and Wonder Woman befo...

‘A Simple Favor’ tackles dark comedy in suburban setting

Marley Parish, Editor-in-Chief

September 20, 2018

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Hell hath no fury like a woman trapped in suburbia. Directed by Paul Feig, “A Simple Favor,” tells the story of Stephanie Smothers (Anna Kendrick) and Emily Nelson (Blake Lively) — two mothers of elementary schoolers, ...

Remembering Fallen Heroes

Remembering Fallen Heroes

September 13, 2018

Celebrate and understand: College to host 2018 Constitution Day webcast

Ellis Giacomelli, Features Editor

September 13, 2018

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At the National Archives Museum in Washington, a more than 200-year-old parchment rests, preserved by the National Archives and Records Administration and the National Archives Foundation. On permanent display, three words line th...

College’s Islamic Cultural Association: Home for all

Kaye Moyer, Cntributing Writer

September 13, 2018

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As students filtered into the Prayer and Meditation House, they were greeted by the smell of turmeric-infused rice and chicken. People made themselves comfortable at a large, family-style dining room table. Baneen Al-Akashi, ...

Into the abbey and the abyss with latest franchise film ‘The Nun’

Lauren Trimber, Matthew Steinberg, and Ellis Giacomelli

September 13, 2018

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After the apparent suicide of a Romanian nun at Carta Monastery in 1952, “The Nun” follows Father Burke and Sister Irene, who are instructed by the Vatican to investigate at the deceased nun’s abbey. Father Burke and the n...

Get to know an artist: Natalia Buczek

Matthew Steinberg, Features Editor

September 6, 2018

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Since high school, studio art major and Erie native Natalia Buczek, ’19, has incorporated personal stories into her work. “When I was in high school, I was really into my heritage,” Buczek said. “So all of my high schoo...

Mind full of fluff: ‘Christopher Robin’ fails to deliver intelligent story in favor of nostalgic cast of characters

Lauren Trimber, Features Editor

September 6, 2018

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Oh, bother. Winnie the Pooh’s classic catchphrase played repeatedly in my head as I watched “Christopher Robin,” a film I had been anticipating for weeks. Based on A.A. Milne’s characters, “Christopher Robin” alm...

Getting greener: Reusable to-go boxes come to McKinley’s

Ellis Giacomelli, Features Editor

September 6, 2018

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After six years of offering reusable to-go boxes in Brooks Dining Hall, Allegheny College has brought the to-go box program to McKinley’s Food Court, the result of a collaboration between Parkhurst Dining Services, the Office of S...

Allegheny’s Whitenack featured on 2018 Shark Week

Matthew Steinberg, Features Editor

August 30, 2018

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Throughout the 20th century, sharks have been a “cultural phenomenon” in the United States, according to an Aug. 11, 2014, ABC News article. A widespread panic swept the country after four New Jerseyans lost their lives during...

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