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Proposed Health Care Legislation Reaching Campus

November 26, 2009

By PETE JONES ([email protected]) After the House narrowly approved the Affordable Health Care for America Act, on November 7–what President Obama deemed “a courageous vote” in the New York Times–the college demographic...

ACO donates time and energy

November 24, 2009

By CORTNEY O’BRIEN ([email protected]) Thanks to Allegheny Christian Outreach (ACO), a few more of Pittsburgh’s elderly residents can live  more comfortably. Students joined the philanthropic organization Pittsburgh...

Fair Trade Gifts for Sale in Campus Center

November 24, 2009

By KATRINA TULLOCH ([email protected]) International Week at Allegheny included the addition of a sale held in the Campus Center by the Fair Trade Certified organization 10,000 Villages. 10,000 Villages is one of the world’s...

Bringing a Big Act to Allegheny

November 19, 2009

By RAY SMITH ([email protected]) Something big is coming to Allegheny College. On Nov. 16, the Major Events Committee (MEC), comprised of members of the Allegheny Student Government (ASG) and Gator Activities Programming...

Campus Security Releases Report

November 19, 2009

By RAY SMITH ([email protected]) The Allegheny College Office of Safety and Security released the 2008 Annual Security report during the month of October. The report, released every fall, keeps track of the crimes, arrests...

FMLA Celebrates Body Image

November 12, 2009

By MEGAN KNOX ([email protected]) Allegheny’s Feminist Majority Leadership Alliance (FMLA) hosted its first annual “Love Your Body Carnival” on Wednesday. Shultz Hall was transformed into a funhouse to commemorate different...

Max Potter Visits Campus

November 12, 2009

By KATIE MCHUGH ([email protected]) Maximillian Potter, part of Allegheny’s graduating class of ’93 and award-winning journalist and executive editor of Denver’s 5280 city magazine, gave a lecture entitled, “Investigative...

Park Ave. Theatre (Finally) Open for Business

November 12, 2009

By DENISE JONES ([email protected]) After several attempts to reopen, the Park Avenue Theater finally announced its grand reopening for business this past weekend. On Nov. 6, Meadville community members and college students...

Practicing Political Activism

November 12, 2009

By DAN BAUER ([email protected]) “D4D on the Road,” a national civic engagement workshop, made its annual stop at Allegheny on Nov. 6. D4D, which stands for “Debating For Democracy,” taught students how to advocate...

Relay for Life Underway

November 12, 2009

By SUNNY AHMED ([email protected]) Junior Carly Braden knows what it is like to fight cancer: “When I was six I was diagnosed with leukemia and my aunt was diagnosed in 2003 and she passed away in 2007,” Braden said....

Mold Invades Caflisch Hall

November 5, 2009

While most college students have horror stories about failed exams or unreasonable roommates, not too many have to deal with fungus growing in their dorm room.  But sophomore Christina Moreschi does. Moreschi, '12, who lives...

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