Articles: by Allegheny College

Allegheny, Grove City Students Pitch Their Big Ideas

The  Center for Business and Economics at Allegheny College will hold its 11th Annual Big Idea Competition on April 28-29 in Quigley Hall. The contest emulates the experiences seen on the popular CNBC broadcast, “Shark Tank”. The public is welcome to attend the final round of presentations on Saturday, April 29 from 9 a.m. to

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Two Gators Receive All-NCAC Basketball Honors

Sophomore Olivia Barkley and Senior Evan Zabriski were named to the All-North Coast Athletic Conference Honorable Mention Teams for their performances during the 2016-17 season. Barkley led the Gators offense throughout the season, averaging 10.3 points per game, shooting .424 from the floor. In the Gators home win against the College of Wooster, Barkley scored

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Meadville is… Home.

Allegheny College Meadville, PA Allegheny’s campus is perched on a hill overlooking Meadville, a county seat that has been recognized as one of the Top 100 Places to Live. Meadville anchors an area of 15,000 residents and is where Allegheny students do everything from enjoying live local music to taking in the latest movies, from

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48 Hour Film Festival 2017

15 teams write, direct, shoot and edit a film in 48 hours using a common line of dialogue (“And that’s the last we ever saw of her/him/them/etc.”) and a common prop (glow stick). Winners of categories such as “best of fest” and “best use of prop” are shown in this video.

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Tibetan Monk Sand Mandala Time-Lapse

Tibetan Buddhist monks from Drepung Loseling Monastery were on campus this week to construct a mandala sand painting as part of the college’s Year of Mindfulness. From all the artistic traditions of Tantric Buddhism, that of painting with colored sand ranks as one of the most unique and exquisite. Millions of grains of sand are

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Rigorous Academics Inspire a Career in Physics

When he enrolled at Allegheny, Colby Mangini ’04 thought he’d probably major in international studies. He had studied Spanish in high school, and international business and economics sounded interesting. He wanted a college degree but wasn’t exactly passionate about academics. “I wasn’t challenged that much in high school and could get by doing the bare

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