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Lax gun laws to blame for increased child violence

February 2, 2011

When we were 11 years old, our greatest goals were to get the Mewtwo holographic Pokémon card and an acceptance letter to Hogwarts. According to CNN.com, 11-year-old Jordan Brown liked riding bikes, playing football, and -...

Editorial 1-27

January 27, 2011

For our feature on student responses to the State of the Union Address on page three, we roamed the Campus Center and interviewed students that we saw studying. It was prime studying time. There were groups of students lounging...

Establishment reigns at Allegheny College

January 27, 2011

Every generation has an elite establishment. Past establishments have shunned entire groups of people not in line with their views. With hindsight, this system of elitism and denied access to power by past establishments seems...

GOP gains governors

December 3, 2010

What will the Republican legacy be post-2010? Some will view the election outcome as a tremendous victory for the Republicans. President Obama faces a lame-duck administration.  All signs point to partisan gridlock in the federal...

D.C. residents demand say in government

December 3, 2010

Let me inform you of the greatest violation to our Constitution that is still currently on the books: the disenfranchisement of the citizens of Washington, D.C. Every year the federal government effectively ignores the Constitutional...

Letter to the Editor

December 3, 2010

Allegheny College is a place of higher learning, a place for growth and a place for education. The November 18, 2010 issue of The Campus shocked me. I was disturbed to read articles written by seemingly educated students that...

Greek life fosters division

December 3, 2010

As social creatures, our drive for inclusion and acceptance is one of the strongest instincts we have. Recognizing this, Allegheny works hard to foster an atmosphere conducive to students finding this acceptance within our diverse...

Education: You won’t find it here

November 18, 2010

I have always acknowledged the fact that Allegheny needs us far more than we need them, which is the case at all institutions of higher learning. Perhaps I am jaded, blind to the true value of my education, but I think we would...

Political Herd: Republican Columnist

November 18, 2010

By: DAVE KLEPPICK Here’s a secret: the Republicans won incredible gains in the 2010 midterm elections. President Obama got hit with it around midnight on election night, a hard enough hit to prompt him to use the type...

The Boulder #8: The Seating Chart

November 18, 2010

Last week, I was elected president of my chapter. I was social chair for the last year. After holding the position, I now feel ready for the most substantial role of the fraternity.   I ready myself for the struggles and...

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