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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...

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 to find new, permanent public safety director

Alex Weidenhof, Senior News Editor

September 6, 2018

Allegheny College has formed a search committee to find a new leader for the Office of Public Safety, which has been without a permanent director since fall 2017. Title IX Coordinator Gillian Ford heads the committee, which also...

Black bear causes campus concern

Steven Heine, Junior News Editor

September 21, 2017

A black bear ventured onto the Allegheny College campus Tuesday, Sept. 19. Jeremy Shaban, ’18, saw the bear when he was walking back to his dorm room in Allegheny Commons after getting dinner at McKinley’s Food Court. He...

Allegheny student government kick-starts year’s work

Lauren Trimber, Senior News Editor

September 14, 2017

Director of Public Safety Ali Awadi spoke to Allegheny Student Goverment during its meeting on Tuesday, Sept. 12. Awadi explained that over the summer Allegheny conducted an active shooter drill with the help of the FBI, the state po...

ASG against arming officers

Joseph Tingley, News Editor

April 6, 2017

Allegheny Student Government voted on March 28 to approve ASG resolution 17-02, which voiced student government’s opposition to the arming of Allegheny public safety officers. The resolution was proposed on March 14, followin...

Police respond to suspicious person in fraternity house

Joseph Tingley and Alex Weidenhof

March 15, 2017

Allegheny College Public Safety and Meadville City Police were called to investigate a report of a suspicious man entering the Delta Tau Delta fraternity house on Highland Avenue around 10:00 p.m. on Tuesday, March 14. The ma...

College crime log fails to meet federal guidelines

Alex Weidenhof, News Editor

December 1, 2016

Allegheny College’s daily crime log, which in accordance with federal guidelines is supposed to include crimes which have occurred in the last 60 days, has not fully complied with these guidelines regarding the timeline of addi...

Public Safety terminates all student positions

Joseph Tingley, News Editor

October 27, 2016

Student workers in the Office of Public Safety were alerted via email on Oct. 19, 2016, that their positions as student switchboard operators would be eliminated, effective Wednesday, Oct. 26. The email was sent from Natasha ...

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