The Campus

Historic landmark, Bentley, to become LEED certified

Steven Heine, Contributing Writer

November 1, 2019

As Allegheny College renovates its flagship Bentley Hall, the college is attempting to balance various considerations. One significant goal is achieving a Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design Silver certification from the U.S. ...

The October Energy Challenge brings another month of sustainability

Tina-Marie Stine, Contributing Writer

October 10, 2019

It’s the time of year to be conscientious about energy use. Every year, Allegheny College hosts the October Energy Challenge, a campus-wide effort to reduce energy usage. The event has shown success in the past and results in m...

Where the elk and the antelope play

Willy Walker, Science/International Editor

September 13, 2019

Experiential Learning Seminars are an interdisciplinary learning experience where students travel to distant locations to conduct research and experience local cultures. While the EL to the Rocky Mountains National Park did n...

Don’t worry, be happy: College promotes wellness

Hannah Schaffer, Science/International Editor

April 19, 2019

The number of college students who report experiencing stress and anxiety in their daily lives has increased 20 percent over the past five years, according to the American Institute of Stress. While there is no cure for anxi...

From the tap: Exploring Meadville’s municipal water from source to sewer

Ellis Giacomelli, Features Editor

April 18, 2019

A kettle of boiling water rests on the stovetop, vapor escaping as you choose a bag of tea. After flipping through a row of bags, you settle on Earl Grey and turn back to the kettle just when it starts to sing. The scalding mo...

Lombardi reveals love is not found in the stars

Hannah Schaffer, Science/International Editor

February 21, 2019

The stars aligned for some Allegheny students this year. For one night every year, Allegheny’s Astronomy Club transforms into the astrology club to help students find love. “We are the astronomy club, but around Valentine’s ...

Allegheny AERO sponsors event to teach CPR skills

Jason Ferrante, Staff Writer

February 21, 2019

Tightness in the chest, cold sweats, fatigue and nausea — most may be able to recognize the common symptoms of a heart attack, but what to do in the event of one? Cardiopulmonary resuscitation — or CPR is the recommended ...

Sebolt, Rohaley, Krieger attend physics conference for women

Breanna Bowden, Science/International Editor

February 21, 2019

The few the proud: Juliana Sebolt, ’20, Grace Rohaley, ’20, and Olivia Krieger, ’19. Held at 12 different locations around the United States and Canada each year, the American Physical Society Conference for Undergraduate W...

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