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Chinese Lantern Festival concludes Lunar New Year celebration

Willy Walker, Science/International Editor

February 14, 2020

                      The Lantern Festival is a Chinese holiday that culminates the new year celebration. At Allegheny College, the Association for Asian and As...

Eye-opening experience

Travis Luxbacher, Contributing Writer

February 14, 2020

Allegheny College students travelled to Rwanda over winter break to study the Rwanda genocide and reconciliation of the country. Accompanied by Associate Professor of Psychology Lydia Eckstein and Associate Professor and Chair of Political Science Sh...

Lunar New Year celebration delayed for safety

Willy Walker, Science/International Editor

January 30, 2020

To celebrate the Year of , the Mouse, a Lunar New Year celebration was planned for Jan. 24 in the lobby of the Henderson Campus Center. Organized and sponsored by the Chinese-American Friendship Society, Department of Modern a...

Chinese house residents share thoughts on culture

Breea Gray, Contributing Writer

January 30, 2020

The Chinese House is a special interest housing option in the Max Kade International Wing, located in North Village I C. The apartment-style complex is one of six multicultural houses offered at Allegheny College. The remaining five are Arabic, French, ...

Introductory course offers culinary experience

Willy Walker, Science/International Editor

November 21, 2019

Carr Hall, the environmental science hub of Allegheny College, is turned into the Masterchef kitchen every Monday and Wednesday afternoon as first-year students develop their culinary skills and collegiate intellect. Designed...

New opportunities to study away

Henry Sutter, Sports Editor

October 24, 2019

While students may be aware that Allegheny College offers myriad ways to travel for class credit, they may not be able to take a semester or more to explore and learn off campus. Long-term study away programs may be feasible f...

Diversity organizations host multicultural field day

Willy Walker, Science/International Editor

October 3, 2019

Allegheny College has multiple diversity clubs on campus, with goals to celebrate being unique. The Multicultural Field Day, which occurred on Sept. 22, 2019, was one of many events hosted by the college to bring the campus co...

The Value of an International Learning Experience

Willy Walker, Science/International Editor

September 19, 2019

Moving across the world poses difficulties for all involved, no matter the prize on the other side. That prize, however, is a once-in-a-lifetime experience that will help shape people into the best versions of themselves that the...

New places, Allegheny faces

Willy Walker, Science/International Editor

September 6, 2019

Experiential Learning Seminars are designed to be an interdisciplinary learning experience where students travel and immerse in the local culture — this summer’s trip to Italy is an example of this philosophy. Led by Mark ...

Allegheny students visit nation’s capital for blossom festival

Marley Parish, Editor-in-Chief

April 11, 2019

Allegheny students traveled to the District of Columbia and were welcomed by warm weather and the aroma of hundreds of blooming cherry blossoms. Spring in the district brings crowds of people who are eager to attend the annual National Cherr...

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