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Evolution in Education

Madison Riley, Contributing Writer

November 21, 2019

Teaching Charles Darwin’s Theory of Evolution is not about changing beliefs. In the same way teaching students of all religions about the history of Christianity or Judaism, for example, does not inherently include preaching that...

What is the point of higher education?

November 16, 2017

To inspire passion By TAMARA BABIC, contributing writer Why do people go to college? It seems like such a simple question, but the more you think about it, the more challenging it becomes. In this imperfect education system, ...

Student: Ignore societal pressure; set your own pace

Megan Greig, Contributing Writer

August 27, 2015

The amount of pressure put on students to stay with their age group in this country’s educational system is pointless and toxic. The implicit shame of taking an extra year or two at any stage in one’s education starts out...

Allegheny students volunteer at local public school to promote literacy and fluency

April 11, 2014

By ALEX HOLMES Features Editor [email protected]   Allegheny College has teamed up with Partners in Education to promote education and social development among college students and local schools. Erin...

Is Education Getting Lost in Consumerism

February 21, 2014

By ShuYi Tang When we talk about the role of students, oftentimes we agree that students are learners who are seeking knowledge. It is still true that the goal of students should be to become independent scholars? Today, howev...

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