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Dance department brings social change to stage

March 10, 2010

The Department of Dance and Movement Studies will be performing its spring concert March 11, 12 and 13 at 8 p.m. in the Montgomery Performance Space, where dancers will stage a fusion of contemporary, modern, interpretive, ballet...

CEED efforts rewarded Partnership on I-79 runoff project wins award

March 10, 2010

Dozens of prospective students routinely filter through Meadville on their way to Allegheny, passing landmarks that aesthetically define the town. Bordering the perimeter of PennDOT’s parking lot are sign sculptures, the only...

CEO speaks on climate

March 10, 2010

Larry Schweiger, CEO of the National Wildlife Federation, spoke Monday night to a full house at Quigley Auditorium about the disastrous effects of climate change from a conservationist’s perspective. The speech, titled “Last...

Dance department brings social change to stage

March 10, 2010

The Department of Dance and Movement Studies will be performing its spring concert March 11, 12 and 13 at 8 p.m. in the Montgomery Performance Space, where dancers will stage a fusion of contemporary, modern, interpretive, ballet...

Something off about Oscars

March 3, 2010

The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences was founded on Jan. 11, 1927 at Los Angeles' Ambassador Hotel. The invitees, the golden children of 1920s cinema, officially elected Douglas Fairbanks its president in March, an...

The newest sound from Newsom

March 3, 2010

What kinds of musical acts release three-CD albums? Usually it is some obscure prog rock/metal band with a giant concept album about the bloody adventures of Norse gods. How about a folk group led by a woman who plays the harp? Although...

WARCh Madness kicks off with folk and metal

March 3, 2010

This Saturday at 8 p.m., Grounds for Change is hosting a concert by Tom Evanchuck as well as a WARC-sponsored performance by The Giraffes. The evening of music will begin at 8 p.m. in the coffeehouse. Becky Saylor, ‘11, is e...

“Cop Out” lives up to its lazy title

March 3, 2010

“Cop Out” begins like so many action buddy-cop movies: a wide angle shot of the Manhattan skyline. This is where the film will take place, you think to yourself in the theater, except all of a sudden the camera pans to t...

"Angels" in the Vuk

March 3, 2010

Amidst the Year of Social Change events, Allegheny’s Playshop Theatre will confront themes of prejudice and acceptance through their presentation of “Angels in America: Millennium Approaches,” written by Tony Kushner and...

Put on a poker face for MUN

March 3, 2010

For some, this evening will pass by like any other dull and uneventful weekday night — a sad truth at Allegheny.  For others, tonight could be much more.  Instead of working, students can lose themselves in a masquerade of...

SEA and EcoReps get trashy

March 3, 2010

You think you know “trashy.” You’ve seen some sorry sights stumbling around campus on weekends in ten–inch heels and three–inch skirts. But if you really want to see the trashiest men and women of Allegheny, you won’t find them at any parties this Saturday. They’ll be clad in bustiers made from old M...

“Shutter Island:” Scorcese delivers

February 24, 2010

In 1954, U.S. Marshall Teddy Daniels, played by Leonardo DiCaprio, takes on the case of an escaped mental hospital patient named Rachel Solando along with his partner Chuck, played by Mark Ruffalo. Solando murdered her three children...

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