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Allegheny receives award for being first PA college, 8th in US to reach carbon neutrality

Sara Holthouse, News Editor

March 6, 2020

After a period of 15 years and with a commitment spanning the terms of three different Allegheny presidents, Allegheny has achieved its goal of being carbon neutral in 2020 — the first college in Pennsylvania and the eighth ...

Allegheny Birding Club ASG-recognized, begins with new board

Willy Walker, Science/International Editor

January 23, 2020

With the new semester brings a new organization for avian enthusiasts at Allegheny. This spring semester will be the first for the new Allegheny College Bird Club. The club was formed with the help of Benjamin Haywood, former...

Allegheny receives grant for citizen science research

Sara Holthouse, News Editor

September 19, 2019

Citizen science is a term that may not be familiar to some, but it is the main focus of a new research project led by Benjamin Haywood, assistant professor of environmental science and sustainability, that is being funded by a ...

Allegheny receives grant for citizen science research

Sara Holthouse, News Editor

September 19, 2019

Citizen science is a term that may not be familiar to some, but it is the main focus of a new research project led by Benjamin Haywood, assistant professor of environmental science and sustainability, that is being funded by a ...

Remembering David

Remembering David

January 31, 2019

Environmental science and studies combine majors

Dakotah Manson, News Editor

April 26, 2018

Environmental science and environmental studies will no longer be two separate majors starting in the Fall of 2018. The department of environmental science and environmental studies will be joining together to create one major called env...

College continues to make strides toward carbon neutrality

Marley Parish and Ellis Giacomelli

November 9, 2017

Although the 2017 Energy Challenge has come to an end, Allegheny College students, staff and administrators have not stopped in their efforts to continue on the path of making the school more sustainable and energy efficient. Alleghen...

Scholar speaks on the study of climate change

Ellis Giacomelli, Staff Writer

March 9, 2017

Allegheny College Environmental Science/Studies Department hosted Amanda DelVecchia, a postdoctoral scholar working at Allegheny through a National Science Foundation grant, on Friday, March 3 as the third installment of the En...

Hanna combines interest in interdisciplinary senior project

Sydney Fernandez, Science/International Editor

March 9, 2017

Landon Hanna, ’17, is a double major in economics and environmental science. For his senior comprehensive project, he is invested in researching the economic impacts of the conservation of French Creek. Hanna said that he ofte...

College receives grant to construct greenhouse

Rachel Belson, Staff Writer

February 9, 2017

Allegheny College received the E2 Energy to Educate grant in 2016. The grant awarded the college $37,500 to build a greenhouse for the Carr Garden—often called the “Carrden”—this upcoming summer. The greenhouse has been a...

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