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Column: What are the drawbacks of free college?

Adam Cohen, Contributing Writer

November 21, 2019

Wouldn’t it be nice if everything were free? Imagine how much easier the cost of living, healthy food and healthcare would be. Unfortunately, nobody lives in that type of utopia. Someone still has to pay money, in taxes, for any ...

Column: frigid temperatures to senior nostalgia

Hannah Schaffer, News Editor

November 21, 2019

The year 2019 gave me a newfound appreciation for reasonable people and an addiction to Kim Kardashian: Hollywood. While 2019 had great potential, it fell a bit. However, it did take me on one wild rollercoaster ride — the ...

A burst of flavor

A burst of flavor

November 21, 2019

Alumnus blends cosmic, music in Allegheny lecture

Aidan Melville, Contributing Writer

November 14, 2019

“Prima Vista: Sight-reading a cosmic symphony in gravitational waves,” a public lunch talk held at 12:15 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 6, delved into a new technology used to detect gravitational waves. Allegheny alumni and visiting schol...

Orchesis performers prepare for dance tradition

Shaelyn Ursida, Features Editor

November 14, 2019

The Orchesis Dance Company is more than just a club that puts on an annual dance show at Allegheny College. It is an organization that allows people to express themselves, find freedom, explore their passions and be heard within...

Jinjer reaches for international crowd with new album

Cody Baumeister, Features Editor

November 14, 2019

Ukranian heavy metal band Jinjer has stepped onto the international stage as one of the newest up and coming bands in the genre. Coming from Donetsk, Ukraine, Jinjer formed in 2009 but the band said it considers its official st...

Civility Prize recipient Haywood to visit Allegheny

Matthew Steinberg, Co-Editor-in-Chief

November 7, 2019

Hershey, Pennsylvania — Hilary Link, president of Allegheny College, presented the annual Prize for Civility in Public Life in Pennsylvania on Sept. 23 to the four chairs of the General Assembly’s Criminal Justice Reform Caucu...

Just do it: encouraging introverts to leave comfort zone

Kelley Sherlock and Adam Cohen

November 7, 2019

The world is such a rich, vibrant place — if only we open our eyes and tune our ears to its splendor. There is a beauty and cadence to our daily rhythms — seeing the sun peak through our blinds, cajoling us to our 8 a.m., per...

‘Lobby Baby’ special brings refreshing comedy to Netflix

Shaelyn Ursida, Features Editor

November 7, 2019

I was browsing Netflix, wondering what to watch when I saw a new comedy special that was just released on Nov. 5 by the name of “Lobby Baby.” The program was directed by Neal Brennan and stars the notoriously funny “Late Ni...

‘Maleficent’ sequel exceeds expectations

Shaelyn Ursida, Features Editor

October 31, 2019

The movie “Maleficent: Mistress of Evil,” directed by Joachim Rønning, is the second addition to Disney’s whimsical and captivating “Maleficent” franchise. It is so rare that a sequel movie is as good as the original ...

SuperM tops Billboard charts with ‘The 1st Mini Album’

Cody Baumeister, Features Editor

October 24, 2019

Korean pop group SuperM, which formed in 2019,  released their debut album on Oct. 4, titled “The 1st Mini Album.” The SM Entertainment and Capital Music Group signed band is composed of members of three different previou...

Club feature: South Asian Student Society

Kelley Sherlock, Contributing Writer

October 24, 2019

The South Asian Student Society is a club at Allegheny designed not only to bring those of South Asian cultures together, but also to involve students from any background who are interested in celebrating and learning more about the...

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