The Campus

Allegheny College’s dance and movement studies bring community members to campus

Lauren Trimber, Features Editor

January 25, 2019

Tucked into a cozy office with two of her assistants, safe from the freezing temperatures of Meadville’s winter, Allegheny’s Dance and Movement Studies Instructor Betsy Sumerfield discussed the community dance lessons that...

‘On the Basis of Sex’: A fun, engaging story with a powerful message

Lauren Trimber, Features Editor

January 25, 2019

Who was it all for, if not for me? The powerful question is asked by Jane Ginsburg, played by Cailee Spaeny, in Mimi Leder’s Ruth Bader Ginsburg biopic “On the Basis of Sex.” The film follows Ruth, played by Felicity Jone...

Campus recycling shifts with global markets

Ellis Giacomelli, Features Editor

January 25, 2019

As winter greets us with gifts of snow and ice, and the campus community seeks warmth and refreshment in Allegheny dining halls, change is upon us. Recycling guidelines, outlined by the college’s trash and recycling hauler,...

Get to know a club: Allegheny Emergency Response Organization

Blair Proteau, Contributing Writer

November 29, 2018

When medical emergencies interrupt daily life in the Meadville community, members of the Allegheny Emergency Response Organization are on the scene. AERO is a student-led group that aims to promote community medicine on campus...

Grande’s surprise single, ‘Thank U, Next,’ tells story of heartbreak, self-love

Cesar Bautista, Contributing Writer

November 15, 2018

Ariana Grande has reminded the world of what she is capable of — releasing a pop song that breaks all barriers. Just 30 minutes before the Nov. 3 Saturday Night Live episode, Grande surprise-dropped  “Thank U, Next” on ...

‘Nutcracker and the Four Realms’ an unfortunate twist on classic tale

Olivia Blakeslee, Sports Editor

November 15, 2018

It seems some stories are harder to tell than others — harder to update, anyway. “Some locks are harder than others,” Drosselmeyer tells protagonist Klara in the most recent adaptation of “The Nutcracker” — Lasse H...

Allegheny Up ’til Dawn exceeds fundraising goal for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital

Ellis Giacomelli, Features Editor

November 8, 2018

By moonrise Nov. 1, at 12:47 a.m., teams of fundraisers for the annual St. Jude Up ’til Dawn at Allegheny College had raised $32,801 — almost 94 percent of its $35,000 goal.   By Friday, Nov. 2, Allegheny had surpassed it...

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