The Campus

Student meeting with administrative members held after violent on-campus incident

Matthew Steinberg, Editor-in-Chief

December 11, 2019

An Allegheny College student was assaulted by an armed man in Ravine-Narvik Hall at approximately 1:30 a.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 10, according to the Meadville Tribune. The identity of the man is currently unknown, and the city poli...

Column: What are the drawbacks of free college?

Adam Cohen, Contributing Writer

November 21, 2019

Wouldn’t it be nice if everything were free? Imagine how much easier the cost of living, healthy food and healthcare would be. Unfortunately, nobody lives in that type of utopia. Someone still has to pay money, in taxes, for any ...

Column: frigid temperatures to senior nostalgia

Hannah Schaffer, News Editor

November 21, 2019

The year 2019 gave me a newfound appreciation for reasonable people and an addiction to Kim Kardashian: Hollywood. While 2019 had great potential, it fell a bit. However, it did take me on one wild rollercoaster ride — the ...

Green Living house promotes student sustainability

Willy Walker, Science/International Editor

November 1, 2019

Allegheny College offers various special interest housing options for students and organizations wishing to live together in a more self-sustaining environment. One of these options is the Green Living house on Loomis Street. T...

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. ...

Learning to embrace the ‘Mondays’ of life

Taylor Renk, Opinion Editor

November 1, 2019

It has hit that point in the semester — you know how this story goes. It’s late Sunday night, and Tom Brady and the New England Patriots have just won yet another game on Primetime football. You just finished up your last ...

Being a team player: Building your resume 101

Taylor Renk, Opinion Editor

November 1, 2019

Age 21 — we are obsessed with “building” our resumes. We get involved with countless amounts of clubs and activities and spend every waking hour of our free time studying, in the hopes that our resume will stick out in th...

Club feature: South Asian Student Society

Kelley Sherlock, Contributing Writer

October 24, 2019

The South Asian Student Society is a club at Allegheny designed not only to bring those of South Asian cultures together, but also to involve students from any background who are interested in celebrating and learning more about the...

College swimming and diving teams prepare for new season

Adam Cohen, Contributing Writer

October 11, 2019

Waking up before 6 a.m. may not be appealing to anyone, but the Allegheny Men’s and Women’s Swimming and Diving Team practices at that time three days a week. The team has been working both in and out of the pool as its 2019 se...

Women’s tennis looks to build on successful season

Travis Luxbacher, Sports Editor

October 11, 2019

The Allegheny Men’s and Women’s Tennis teams recently wrapped up a successful fall campaign. Both teams finished with a perfect 4-0 record, which bodes well for the future and most importantly, the upcoming spring season. ...

Exercising creativity: ‘Overkill’ magazine prepares for Halloween with themed writing event

Kelsey Evans, Photographer

October 11, 2019

From Monday, Oct. 7, through Friday, Oct. 11, “Overkill,” Allegheny College’s student-run literary and art magazine, collected short five-word horror stories in the Henderson Campus Center lobby. “We came up with a couple...

A Gator meeting

September 30, 2019

On Monday, Sept. 23, 2019, student athletes from a variety of sports came together for a Student-Athlete Advisory Committee meeting in Wise Sport and Fitness Center. During the meeting, student-athletes competed to answer questions...

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