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“Glee” has loyal Gleeks

April 7, 2010

Calling all theater lovers and drama geeks — the TV show which caters to all our musical needs is finally returning. Fox’s runaway hit of the Fall, “Glee,” will premiere Tuesday with the final nine episodes of its groundbreaking first season. With...

Concert-fest weekend

April 7, 2010

Springfest will be in full swing, and the Third Eye Blind is just around the corner, but don’t forget that this Saturday and Sunday are also days for concert-hopping on campus, courtesy of groups on campus. Let’s get a run-down of t...

White Stripes not a classic experience

April 7, 2010

I’ve never liked “greatest hits” albums. I always prefer the album over a particular song. Therefore, creating an album of popular songs from a variety of albums always feels poorly put together. It’s like taking the “best parts” of famous paintings (fo...

“Titans” clashes, crashes and burns

April 7, 2010

Don’t bother bringing your Greek mythology to this one. “Clash of the Titans,” directed by Louis Letterier (of 2008’s equally awful The “Incredible Hulk”), strays far from its title’s origins. The brothers Zeus and Hades, according ...

Student art proves award-worthy

April 7, 2010

Tuesday night was the opening for the Annual Student Art Show, which featured art submitted by students. Pieces included were not only by students who are currently enrolled in art classes, but also by students who are not. Anyone...

What happens at Springfest…well, you know.

April 7, 2010

This Friday  kicks off Allegheny’s annual Springfest celebration, sponsored by the Major Events Committee (MEC) in a collaborated effort by Allegheny Student Government (ASG) and Gator Activities Programming (GAP). This year’s...

The Compost – Avatar star discusses downside of 3-D womanhood

April 1, 2010

By GIMME 2MINUTES Avatar celebrity and Na'vi native, Neytiri, will appear at a roundtable discussion hosted by SPEAK in conjunction with the Year of Social Change this Friday. The talk will address pressures Neytiri faced being...

EL trip raises awareness for Project Chacocente

March 31, 2010

Students looking for a late night hot spot this Saturday can join Gators Give Back as they host Allegheny’s first Club Chacocente, a dance party to be held in the Campus Center lobby from 11 p.m. to 1 a.m. The party will feature Latin music and dancing, as...

"Hot Tub" brings back big '80s laughs

March 31, 2010

With the news breaking that the sequel to “The Hangover” has been greenlit this week, and the success of “Hot Tub Time Machine” at the box office this weekend ($14 million domestic), it is clear that there is a new genre developing: movies that fo...

The Compost – A heartworming television show

March 31, 2010

By HILDY JOHNSON [email protected] Connoisseur of words that I am, I am rarely at a loss when the time comes to pontificate away about my latest televised obsession. But this week’s offering just had me dancing my way...

The Compost – Sharp tension in the air over human darts plan

March 31, 2010

By CROCODILE MALSBY [email protected] Following the wild success of last semester’s Human Chess game, GAP is planning Human Darts, a far-flung and exciting event for the upcoming Semi-Springfest next weekend (so renamed because of the likel...

The Compost – What Farmville sows, students have to reap

March 31, 2010

By SHORTNEY McFRYIN’ [email protected] With the popularity of Facebook’s addictive Farmville, students are now trading their virtual plows for real farming experience here on campus. As part of Allegheny’s Green Gator...

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