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Energy competition expands focus in second year

September 30, 2010

The energy competition, first held last year, is being expanded to include not only the reduction of electricity use in dorm rooms, but also the new challenge of reduction in academic and administrative buildings as well. The...

Alum turned Foreign Service agent offers assistance in Haiti earthquake

September 30, 2010

After graduating from Allegheny College in 2005, Dominic Randazzo found himself working for the U.S. State Department as a Foreign Service Agent to Haiti. He has spent the last two years as part of the recovery effort in the...

UPDATE: Scrap metal warehouse in downtown Meadville gutted by fire

September 19, 2010

Posted at: 9:00 p.m. Sunday Updated at: 6:15 p.m. Tuesday MEADVILLE, Pa.--A structure fire burned from 6:45 p.m. until around midnight last night in a warehouse at the Bessamer Commerce Park in downtown Meadville.  There we...

Last year's budget changes shape this year's clubs

September 18, 2010

Sam Spiegel, ’11, stood up in front of the Allegheny Student Government (ASG) last April, budget appeal in hand, to ask ASG to allocate more money to Allegheny College Equestrian Team.  ASG voted down her appeal. The long...

Allegheny students overlook campus building history

September 15, 2010

 Most of Lewis Walker’s career was spent developing his invention, the hookless fastener. Later to be called the zipper, his invention became a worldwide success and funded Walker Hall and Walker Annex. Although over 250 students liv...

Allegheny graduates prepared for workforce

September 15, 2010

Nationally, the class of 2010 yielded 2.4 million new college graduates, according to the National Center for Education Statistics. These new graduates have to compete with furloughed workers, needy retirees and still-unemployed...

Class of 2014 senators announced

September 12, 2010

Results of the class of 2014 senate election have been posted, naming ten new members to Allegheny Student Government. After two days of voting, the following freshmen were named as the class of 2014's senators: Nancy Chen Jennifer...

INTERVIEW: President Mullen discusses future of the college

September 8, 2010

The Campus: I was thinking kind of the four big issues that I wanted to discuss with you would be increase in tuition, the strategic plan coming up, construction on campus and the change in the student body with the kind of...

Allegheny enters the Twittersphere

September 8, 2010

7 hours, 1 minute, and 41 seconds. That’s the time an average user will spend on browsing Facebook.com each month, according to a recent study by Nielsen Media Research. Add Facebook’s 500 million-user base, and the 75 million...

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