The Campus

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...

Editorial 11-18

November 18, 2010

Few people pick up The Campus on Thursday morning hoping to see profanity splashed in big black letters across the front page. But the Editorial Board of The Campus made a thoughtful and conscious decision to run a picture of...

Letter to the Editor 11-18

November 18, 2010

Dear The Campus, What the FUCK made you think it was okay to depict such vulgar language in the campus newspaper, particularly on the front page? Correct your behavior! There was an Admissions open house on Saturday, and...

Blackface forum, shirts work against progress

November 18, 2010

It all hit me Monday morning . I was sitting in Grounds for Change, when a student walked into the coffee shop wearing the infamous “Blackface?! F*** No!” t-shirt. I was well aware of the discussions on race that were...

Political Herd: Democratic Columnist

November 18, 2010

After two weeks of introspection, Democrats still do not have a clear, cohesive idea of how they will deal with the Republican shift in the House and losses in the Senate. While asking questions such as “What should we do?...

Letter to the Editor: Administration fell short in response to blackface incident

November 11, 2010

I am writing to you as an Allegheny alumna, a former Association for the Advancement of Black Culture Executive Board member and current Multicultural Coordinator/Admission Counselor for Juniata College, a school very similar...

Editorial 11-11

November 11, 2010

This week, the Editorial Board wants to emphasize the importance of discussion and debate. Our worry is that the emotions surrounding sensitive issues like those reported on our pages—ranging from discomfort felt by LGBTQ students...

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