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Zingale Big Idea Competition welcomes more teams than previous years

Lauren Trimber, Senior News Editor

May 1, 2018

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At Allegheny College, the Zingale Big Idea competition is an open competition that emulates “Shark Tank” and gives students a chance to invent and defend different entrepreneurial ideas. This year, the 11th annual competition...

Students present their projects at annual Biology symposium

Milton Guevara, Contributing writer

April 26, 2018

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The 21 annual Biology Department Senior Project Symposium gave seniors the opportunity to present their senior projects. The symposium, which took place from April 23 to 25, is an essential part of the senior project process. Other ...

Allegheny president announces plans for upcoming retirement

Steven Heine, News Editor

April 26, 2018

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Allegheny College President James Mullen has announced his plans to retire at the end of the 2018-19 academic year. Provost Ron Cole said the college’s Board of Trustees is spearheading the search for Mullen’s successor. ...

Dormitory rooms to receive new appliances

Lauren Trimber, News Editor

April 26, 2018

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Allegheny Student Government announced new plans for dormitory rooms that will be implemented for the 2018-19 school year and discussed the start of the search for a new Allegheny College president during its meeting on Tues...

Environmental science and studies combine majors

Dakotah Manson, News Editor

April 26, 2018

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Environmental science and environmental studies will no longer be two separate majors starting in the Fall of 2018. The department of environmental science and environmental studies will be joining together to create one major called env...

College hosts Democratic primary election forum

Steven Heine, Junior News Editor

April 19, 2018

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The Center for Political Participation and Meadville Tribune hosted a forum for the candidates running in Pennsylvania’s 16th Congressional District’s Democratic primary election. The three candidates, Chris Reiger, Ronald...

ASG discusses possible changes to its constitution

Lauren Trimber, Senior News Editor

April 19, 2018

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Allegheny Student Government debated the usefulness of its Judicial Review Board during its meeting on Tuesday, April 17. Along with discussing possible ASG constitution revisions, the organization listened to the constitution ...

Departments readjust after mass retirement

Lauren Trimber, Senior News Editor

April 19, 2018

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With 23 professors retiring at the end of the 2017-18 year, Allegheny College has already undergone changes in its curriculum. Although Professor of History Barry Shapiro is one of the retiring professors, the international stu...

Campus holds simulation for refugee journey

Dakotah Manson, Junior News Editor

April 19, 2018

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The Global Citizen Scholars Program held its first refugee simulation in Shultz Banquet Hall on Tuesday, April 17. Allegheny Students participated in a 30 minute educational simulation that enhanced their perspective on refugees and w...

Panel visits college to discuss American opioid crisis

Masha Serguievski, Contributing writer

April 12, 2018

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Being a small campus, many of Allegheny’s buildings double from their intended purpose to serve space for larger events, such as talks, symposiums and banquets. Ford Memorial Chapel participates in this often, and on Monday, April 9 at 4 p....

Why Not Us holds Title IX conference at Allegheny

Kelsey Evans, Photo Editor

April 12, 2018

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Why Not Us held the Allegheny Title IX Conference in the Tippie Alumni Center on Saturday, April 7. The conference started with speakers from the Audrie Pott Foundation, named after a fifteen-year-old girl who was sexually ass...

ASG reviews constitution, establishes new cabinet

Steven Heine, News Editor

April 12, 2018

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Allegheny Student Government dealt with constitutional questions and internal matters during its meeting on Tuesday, April 10. To start the meeting, ASG discussed the constitution for the proposed Vernon Township Volunteer Fi...

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