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Sexual assault cases bring transparency concerns

Amanda Spadaro, Co-Editor-in-Chief

April 23, 2015

Allegheny College has had 13 informal cases and five formal cases of Title IX violations reported from August 2014 to date, according to Title IX Coordinator Katie Pope. Of the five reported, formal cases, all resulted in disciplinary...

Student believes sexual assault on campus remains an unaddressed issue

Eylie Buehler, Opinion Editor

April 10, 2015

When I transferred to Allegheny, I had no idea of the number of sexual assaults that occurred on campus, or at any college for that matter. Parents and family members feel safe sending their kids to Allegheny and schools like i...

Office of Civil Rights conducts review of Title IX policies

Amanda Spadaro, Co-Editor-in-Chief

January 22, 2015

In a Dec. 6 e-mail, President James Mullen alerted the Allegheny community that the U.S. Department of Education’s Office of Civil Rights received a complaint regarding Allegheny College, placing the school under review for...

Student conduct report presented to ASG

Sam Stephenson, Co-Editor-in-Chief

November 6, 2014

Allegheny experienced an increase in expulsions in the last academic year, according to Joseph DiChristina, dean of students. From 2009 to 2013, there were no expulsions and an average of less than five students per year were...

Sexual assault becomes national concern

Christina Bryson, News Editor

November 6, 2014

Last year 10 students were disciplined for sexual assault violations. Four students were expelled from the college and six students were suspended for a one to four semester period of time. Sexual assault has become a national...

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