The Campus

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Greek life hurts, rather than helps, campus community

April 21, 2011

Last Friday, a good friend of mine, who rarely drinks, tagged along with friends to her first fraternity party. While there, someone handed her a drink, then another, and another, until she ended up blacking out, requiring...

Science deserves more faith

April 8, 2011

BY Kate Leary [email protected] For many people concerned about climate change, the big factors in our efforts to mitigate or prevent its damaging changes are technology, funding and effective policies. That’s not...

Hindsight vital to American prosperity

April 8, 2011

BY Dave Kleppick [email protected] Over the past 50 years, America has been internally invaded, seductively consumed by an ego-centrism that has given our generation simpleminded justification to find fault with the...

Tea Party coordinator epitomizes movement’s ignorance

March 19, 2011

A calm discussion turned into a heated exchange on Monday as Diana Reimer, a national coordinator for the Tea Party Patriots spoke with students in the Quigley Hall auditorium. Reimer seemed determined to stay out of any engaging...

Letter to the editor 3-18

March 18, 2011

After reading and discussing the article in last weeks edition of The Campus, titled “Day of Peace ridiculous” we, both a current student and a recent graduate, felt very uncomfortable that an article with such hateful rhetoric...

Nuclear power still viable as energy source

March 18, 2011

The disaster in Japan has shaken many people around the world who were shocked at its speed and severity. The subsequent malfunctions to nuclear power plants caused by the earthquake and tsunami threaten to shake people’s confidence...

Allegheny needs collaboration

March 11, 2011

  By Jinnie Templin [email protected] We’ll probably always complain about minor Allegheny irritants – the ridiculous work load, the less-than-ideal weather and how much money we spend to come here. But far too often, I hear students complaining abou...

‘Day of Peace’ a ridiculous hipster holiday

March 11, 2011

  By Katie McHugh [email protected] On March 4, hipsters and hipster sympathizers everywhere united for "a day of peace" much to the annoyance of normal people, cool people and people who properly capitalize words. They want to create as big an impact...

Editorial 3-4

March 4, 2011

“As kids we’re not taught how to deal with success; we’re taught how to deal with failure. “If at first you don’t succeed, try, try again. If at first you succeed, then what?” Charlie Sheen is probably crazy. Either...

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