The Campus

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...

Charges against Allegheny student for alleged assault withdrawn

Hannah Schaffer, News Editor

May 16, 2019

Charges against an Allegheny College student for alleged assault were withdrawn on Tuesday, May 14. Kobe Pinkney, ’21, was charged with aggravated assault, simple assault, harassment and disorderly conduct for his alleged role in ...

Coates retires after more than 26 years of teaching at Allegheny

Hannah Schaffer, Science/International Editor

September 6, 2018

Lee Coates retired from Allegheny College last year after serving as a professor of biology, neuroscience and global health studies since 1992. Coates spent two years at Bucks County Community College in Bucks County, P...

Sarah Shapley reflects on Fulbright experience

Ellis Giacomelli, Features Editor

August 24, 2018

The Fulbright Program, developed by Sen. J. William Fulbright in 1946, provides opportunities for educators, students and professionals to explore relationships between the United States and other countries and foster interna...

The state of journalism at Allegheny

Joseph Tingley, Editor-in-Chief

April 26, 2018

When I first visited Allegheny, the first place I wanted to find was the newspaper office. As it happened, the door was open when I found my way to the third floor of the campus center. Inside, the then newspaper adviser Professor Cher...

An editor bids farewell

Chris Brindle, Opinion Editor

April 26, 2018

Four years is not long. Two is even shorter, and that is how long this editor has written for The Campus. Despite that short tenure, as he reflects on the time he has spent here he is confronted foremost by the importance of s...

The changing of the Allegheny mind

Chris Brindle, Opinion Editor

April 12, 2018

Julius Hübner/Wikimedia Commons There is something amiss on American campuses, and two books aim to shed light on it: Allan Bloom’s 1987 book “The Closing of the American Mind,” and John Haidt and Greg Lukionoff’s forthcoming book “The Coddling of the Ameri...

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