The Campus

The college releases further details on policy changes and safety protocols for 2020-21

Bree Gray, News Editor

June 1, 2020

In an email sent to the campus community at 12:07 p.m. on Thursday, May 28, President Hilary Link indicated that the college will spend the summer finalizing the Return to Campus plan. During the panel discussion via Zoom, on T...

Panel discusses potential academic calendar, health policies for upcoming year

Bree Gray, News Editor

May 27, 2020

In an email from Provost Ron Cole on Friday, May 22, the campus community was invited to attend a panel discussion via Zoom regarding a potential academic calendar and health policies plan for the 2020-21 academic year. In addi...

Student population divided on the college’s decision to pack belongings left on campus

Bree Gray, News Editor

May 12, 2020

The decision by Allegheny College to pack student belongings remaining on campus, following the switch to remote instruction in mid-March, has caused a divide in the student population. In an email sent out by Dean of Student...

Opinion: What we want isn’t what we need

Kaleigh White, Features Editor

May 11, 2020

I have Obsessive Compulsive Disorder. It is a common disorder that many people have and don’t realize, due to the seemingly commonplace symptoms. The best way to describe a person with OCD, in a general sense, is idiosyncratic. Whi...

Allegheny’s Incident Command Team responds to COVID-19 crisis

Sara Holthouse, News Editor

April 13, 2020

Following FEMA guidelines, all higher education facilities are required to have an Incident Command Team as a part of the Incident Command System, to be prepared for any large-scale incidents that may occur.  Allegheny’s I...

Police continue investigation of December assault

Matthew Steinberg, Editor-In-Chief

January 23, 2020

Meadville Police Department is actively investigating an on-campus rape that was reported in Ravine-Narvik Hall last month. In a statement to The Campus, Meadville police said they’re still far from a conclusion on the case....

24/7 Crisis Line Introduced for all Allegheny Students

Sara Holthouse, News Editor

September 6, 2019

The newest initiative on Allegheny College’s campus involving student mental health and overall wellness is the recently-introduced 24/7 Mental Health Crisis Line. The crisis line was developed over the summer and officially...

Creating concrete campus change

Marley Parish, Editor-in-Chief

April 18, 2019

At a loss for words during a community forum, David Perez, ’19, said he is unsure how to address issues of racism and diversity in the Meadville and Allegheny communities but knows the “big picture” has to be taken into account in...

Sharing concern for ‘one of our own’

Marley Parish, Editor-in-Chief

April 18, 2019

Students wanted their concerns to be heard after what they called a “violation of Allegheny’s community” occurred last week with the arrest of “one of our own.” A campus-wide email was sent by Dean for Institutional...

Allegheny student arrested for alleged assault

Marley Parish, Editor-in-Chief

April 14, 2019

An Allegheny College student was arrested by the Meadville Police Department on Thursday, April 11, for his alleged role in an assault at Julian’s Bar and Grille. Interim Director of Public Safety William Merchbaker removed the former stu...

Allegheny Student Government votes to approve 2019 policy changes

Marley Parish, Editor-In-Chief

April 11, 2019

These too shall pass. In its general assembly, Allegheny Student Government voted to approve the proposed changes to Allegheny’s Student Code of Conduct and the Policy on Discriminatory and Sexual Harassment Including Sex...

Dean Thompson visits ASG to talk college policy updates

Marley Parish, Editor-In-Chief

April 4, 2019

Everybody makes mistakes; everybody has those days — even Allegheny students. This imperfection is being taken into consideration as part of the 2019 review of the Student Code of Conduct policies, specifically regarding st...

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