The Campus

Former Allegheny student sentenced to up to 2 years in correctional facility, probation

Alex Weidenhof and Kelsey Evans

September 5, 2018

“Society expects better and there’s got to be punishment for it,” President Judge Anthony Vardaro told Moses Alcantara Garcia, 21, during his 30-minute sentencing for an April on-campus sexual assault on Wednesday, Sept. 5. G...

Love Letter event offers support to survivors of sexual assault, Title IX

Dakotah Manson, News Editor

February 15, 2018

Why Not Us started Valentine’s Day off by hosting a Survivor Love Letter event in the Henderson Campus Center on Wednesday, Feb. 14. This three day event is filled with information about Title IX and gives passersby the opportunity to w...

ASG, Why Not Us event fights rape culture

Dakotah Manson, Junior News Editor

February 8, 2018

Why Not Us and Allegheny Student Government partnered together to sponsor a pledge signing ceremony on Tuesday, Feb. 6 in the fight to end rape culture in an event held in the Henderson Campus Center lobby. “This pledge is a ...

Editorial: Sexual assault in the media

Joseph Tingley and Marley Parish

November 9, 2017

In today’s issue of The Campus, a story appeared regarding two recent hearings that involved an Allegheny student accused of sexual assault and two women who requested protection from violence orders against the individual. In...

Court grants three-year PFA order against student

Marley Parish, Dakotah Manson, and Kelsey Evans

November 9, 2017

Two first-year female students of Allegheny College requested and were granted protection from abuse orders against a first-year male student, accusing him of sexual assault. The PFA orders, which prevent the accused from c...

Betsy DeVos and the letter

Joe Tingley, Editor-in-Chief

September 21, 2017

Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos announced on Sept. 7 that her department would be looking into how schools handle Title IX cases, which includes incidents of sexual harassment and sexual violence. In her remarks, DeVos di...

Ex-Stanford swimmer released early after sexual assault charges

Marley Parish, Features Editor

September 8, 2016

Brock Turner was released from jail after serving a 90-day sentence, 93 days shorter than the six month sentence he received from Judge Aaron Persky on Friday, Sept. 2, 2016 for sexually assaulting  an unconscious woman behind a dumpster at Stanfor...

‘A Rape on Campus’ clouds conversations

Michael Ross, Staff Writer

April 14, 2016

Rolling Stone magazine published an article, titled “A Rape on Campus,” about a rape case at the University of Virginia in November 2014. The story saw massive readership. However, as the reporter responsible for the story conti...

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