The Campus

Stein calls for recount in three crucial swing states

Shea Beaumont, Opinion Editor

December 1, 2016

Just when you thought the commotion around the 2016 election was dead and gone, a proposal surrounding election integrity has come up. Questions of potential voter fraud have arisen throughout the country, and former Green Party Candi...

We deserved Donald Trump’s victory in 2016 election

Jack Goodman, Web Manager

November 18, 2016

I spent just under five hours watching the election results roll in last Tuesday night, Nov. 8, 2016. As the night began, I was under the impression that Hillary Clinton had a secure chance at winning the election. This was ...

Moving forward with America’s choice

Travis Newton, Contributing Writer

November 10, 2016

The American people have spoken—the winner of this year’s presidential race is Donald J. Trump. The 2016 presidential race has proven to be one of the most controversial runnings ever. It has been 596 days since the race fo...



November 9, 2016

Editorial: The duty to vote

Alex Weidenhof, News Editor

November 8, 2016

The Founding Fathers had a revolutionary idea in 1789. Every four years, American citizens would have the opportunity to peacefully overthrow their government. Nearly 8,000 men died in the revolution to secure that right. It took a blood...

‘Non-secular’ America deserves better than Republican nominee

Tyler Stigall, Science/International Editor

October 17, 2016

On my drive back to Allegheny from my home near Washington, D.C. after Fall Break—the seeming epicenter of more political infighting and fractured party lines than I have ever experienced in my adult life—I tuned into a Rush ...

The GOP’s candidate cannot be trusted with nuclear launch codes

Joseph Tingley, News Editor

October 17, 2016

Democratic Presidential nominee Hillary Clinton and Republican Nominee Donald Trump, met on Sunday, Oct. 9, in the second of three presidential debates. The debate came in the wake of a breaking news story about comments Trump mad...

First debate suggests candidates are entertainers, not leaders

James Sirio, Contributing Writer

September 29, 2016

Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump, on one stage. What a way to spend a Monday night. Trump, wearing more makeup than his female counterpart, standing in the left corner. Clinton, or Clifford the Big Red Dog, in the right corner. Wher...

Trump, making race wars great again?

Alex Weidenhof, News Editor

September 1, 2016

Many of Donald Trump’s critics have called his immigration ideas racist, fascist, even anti-American. Former Massachusetts Governor Bill Weld, in an interview with the New York Times, compared Trump’s plan to remove undocu...

International perceptions on the Donald

Meaghan Wilby, Science/International Editor

April 21, 2016

A “Dump the Trump” craft beer and a “Make America Regurgitate Again” sick bag are just a few examples of ways the world is reacting to Donald Trump’s bid for presidency. A craft brewery in New Zealand created the “D...

Roundtable discusses immigration policy and regional development

Dalton Finnell, Staff Writer

April 7, 2016

The Allegheny College Center of Business and Economics held its 15th annual Executive Roundtable in Ford Chapel on Monday, April 4, 2016. The panel was composed of local area experts and Allegheny alumni. The discussion addressed and...

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