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Navandrea “the nomad” Artemis Bean

Claire Klima, Contributing writer

October 23, 2020

I would not be the first to say that this year has been one of the hardest and most absurd I’ve experienced, but I would like to share a really great thing that came out of mine. Navy is a gray cat who has joined me on Allegh...

US commits human rights atrocities at ICE detention facility

Peyton Britt, Opinion editor

October 16, 2020

Dawn Wooten, a nurse employed at Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s Irwin County Detention Center in Georgia, recently lodged a formal complaint revealing the appalling treatment of female detainees. Appalling is an unde...

Letter to the editors

April Thompson, Vice President for Student Life and Dean of Students

October 16, 2020

Editor’s Note: The Campus has corrected the time of the criminal mischief and public drunkenness as stated below. Dear Editor, I am writing in response to the article, “Public safety incident escalates, local police get invol...

Pros and cons of banning gasoline-powered cars

Ludia Koblyuk, Contributing writer

October 16, 2020

With many countries working to ban the new production of gas-powered cars, some people are optimistic while others are not so sure. It’s honestly great that companies are becoming more aware of the ramifications of which the ...

Attention, please, Allegheny administration: an open letter to you

Peyton Britt, Opinion editor

October 8, 2020

To all administrators at Allegheny College: I am tired of your emails. “Tired” is actually somewhat of an understatement — I am beyond exasperation, somewhere into the realm of infuriation, and I can only imagine plenty o...

Why I feel morally justified laughing at Trump getting COVID-19

Peyton Britt, Opinion editor

October 8, 2020

On Oct. 2, President Trump revealed that both he and First Lady Melania Trump have contracted COVID-19. As is to be expected, people immediately took to social media to express their opinions about the matter. These opinions rang...

A critical perspective on golf

Peyton Britt, Opinion editor

October 8, 2020

In the Sept. 11 issue of The Campus, I wrote extensively about the environmental harms of grass lawns, and somewhat less extensively about the ostentatious bourgeois wastefulness and patriarchal white supremacist ideas underlyi...

Browns bounce back after week 2

Kyle Chandler, Contributing writer

October 2, 2020

The Browns’ endless woes finally held off during week two as they took down their divisional rivals 35-30. The battle for Ohio was an entertaining one as the showdown between Baker Mayifeld and Joe Burrow combined for 535...

One month of Zoom U

Aimee Verardi, Contributing writer

October 2, 2020

In a time when everyone is tired of staring at their computer screens, as they have been the most practical use of communication for the last six months, many students are forced to attend their classes through Zoom - a video ...

Reassessing censorship

Peyton Britt, Opinion editor

October 2, 2020

The word “censorship” is laden with negative connotations, bringing to mind dystopian threats to the right to freedom of speech and expression. Allowing censorship in a society can absolutely open up a can of worms that may...

Mourning Ruth Bader Ginsburg after her passing on Sept. 18

Sara Holthouse, Editor in chief

September 26, 2020

It is not often that I feel a connection to a famous person that is not a fictional character. But Ruth Bader Ginsburg was one of those people that I could not help but feel some sort of connection to, even though it is one that ...

In Defense of President Link

Sami Mirza, Contributing writer

September 26, 2020

“Allegheny students and employees are committed to creating an inclusive, respectful and safe residential learning community that will actively confront and challenge racism, sexism, heterosexism, religious bigotry, and other fo...

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