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Three campus bias incidents spark IDEAS Center discussion, administrators organize

Joseph Tingley, Editor-In-Chief

October 19, 2017

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The Dean of Students Office sent out a campus wide email on Wednesday, Oct. 18, informing students and staff of three separate bias reports filed “in the last week.” The email said the incidents were race-related but did no...

Hart holds writing discussion

Chris Brindle, Opinion Editor

October 19, 2017

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Associate Professor of English and Director of Writing Alexis Hart hosted two informal discussions entitled “Major Myths About Writing” on Tuesday, Oct. 17 and Thursday, Oct. 19 in the Henderson Campus Center. These sessio...

ASG receives statistics report, welcomes new cabinet member

Lauren Trimber, Senior News Editor

October 19, 2017

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Vice President for Enrollment and Dean of Admissions Cornell LeSane discussed Allegheny’s admission statistics with Allegheny Student Government during its meeting on Tuesday, Oct. 17. With the inclusion of the Class of 202...

Allegheny Student Government holds Meet Your Senator Event

Steven Heine, Junior News Editor

October 19, 2017

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Allegheny Student Government held a Meet Your Senator event on Wednesday, Oct. 11, 2017. At the event, ASG representatives gathered in the George M. Henderson Campus Center to talk with constituents and answer questions. Kierra...

College challenges students to conserve during October, eighth annual challenge

Stephanie Bramwell, Contributing writer

October 19, 2017

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The eighth annual energy challenge is amping up to power down as student groups host events to inspire the Allegheny community to reduce electricity consumption. “We do fun events to ask people to change their behaviors, we sav...

Biology professor participates in shark symposium

Trevor Day, Staff Writer

October 19, 2017

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What do you want to be when you grow up? It is a question that plagues people from children to college students and those well into their careers. The Gills Club is a national club with the Atlantic White Shark Conservancy. It...

Class of 2021 senators discuss future plans, goals for academic school year

Lauren Trimber, Senior News Editor

September 28, 2017

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Sworn in during the Allegheny Student Government meeting on Tuesday, Sept. 19, the five Class of 2021 senators explained their excitement and goals for the coming year after their second ASG meeting. Class of 2021 Senator Benjam...

Former Pittsburgh mayor gives talk in Quigley Auditorium

Trevor Day, Contributing writer

September 28, 2017

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Former Mayor of Pittsburgh Tom Murphy joined students in the Quigley Auditorium to discuss urban revitalization and how Pittsburgh became a remade city on Friday, Sept. 22, during a session of the Center for Business and Economics...

Carr Hall Garden becomes stop on Walk Grow Meadville tour

Steven Heine, Junior News Editor

September 28, 2017

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Allegheny College’s Carr Hall Garden became a stop on the Walk Grow Meadville tour on Saturday, Sept. 23. The tour, which showcased 13 gardens, began at Meadville’s Creating Landscapes for Families Garden with an opening...

CFO gives advice to students in lunch discussion, shares tips

Trevor Day, Contributing writer

September 28, 2017

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Brian Greenburg, ’81, the chief financial officer of Rapid Displays Inc., shared insights about his experiences in business with students in a lecture titled, “Brian’s 10 Rules for Success in the Business World,” on T...

ASG approves new club, plans Title IX resolution

Lauren Trimber, Senior News Editor

September 28, 2017

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The constitution for the new Why Not Us organization was passed during the Allegheny Student Government meeting on Tuesday, Sept. 26. The organization’s four main pillars are educate, engage, empower and collaborate, according ...

Black bear causes campus concern

Steven Heine, Junior News Editor

September 21, 2017

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A black bear ventured onto the Allegheny College campus Tuesday, Sept. 19. Jeremy Shaban, ’18, saw the bear when he was walking back to his dorm room in Allegheny Commons after getting dinner at McKinley’s Food Court. He...

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