Expanded Alternative Break Offerings Include Hospice Care, Refugee Awareness
Hospice care and refugee awareness are two new alternative break service opportunities available for students and their faculty and staff advisors during winter break Feb. 23 through March 1, 2008.
Posted: Wed, October 31st, 2007 at 9:01AM
Students Sponsor Annual Tree Hug-a-thon, Dedication
The Alma College group Students United for Nature (SUN) held its annual “Tree Hug-A-Thon” and tree dedication on Wednesday, Oct. 31st.
Posted: Tue, October 30th, 2007 at 7:57AM
Students Arrange Music for Band Show
This fall the 90-member Kiltie Marching Band at Alma College is performing hits by jazz legends Pat Metheny and Lyle Mays in a halftime show arranged by two students.
Posted: Mon, October 29th, 2007 at 2:42PM
WELLebration Health Fair Promotes Wellness
Alma College students and community organizations will join forces for a health fair that celebrates all aspects of individual wellness.
Posted: Fri, October 26th, 2007 at 11:38AM
Michigan Author Explores 'Tiny Miracles'
A Michigan author who explores the lives of the people of the Great Lakes region “in sensitive and perceptive ways” will read from her literary works and answer questions during a presentation at Alma College.
Posted: Fri, October 26th, 2007 at 11:33AM
Prominent Theologian To Discuss the Iraq War
A prolific author and prominent scholar and theologian will discuss the American war in Iraq during a public talk at Alma College.
Posted: Mon, October 22nd, 2007 at 12:49AM
Innovative, Vivid Digital Art on Display
In the arena of digital imaging, Dan Burkholder is a pioneer who uses digital technology to build vivid and expressive images that still look and feel like traditional photographs.
Posted: Mon, October 22nd, 2007 at 12:46AM
Teacher Preparation Program Rated ‘Exemplary’
Alma College’s teacher preparation program has been rated “exemplary” following a comprehensive review by the Michigan Department of Education.
Posted: Wed, October 17th, 2007 at 9:01AM
Gala Benefit Musicale To Benefit Scholarships, ASO
Alma College Music Department faculty and friends will present the second annual Gala Benefit Musicale at 8 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 27 in the Remick Heritage Center to raise money for music student scholarships and the Alma Symphony Orchestra.
Posted: Tue, October 16th, 2007 at 8:27AM
King and Queen Crowned at Homecoming
Seniors Anthony Rosenblum of Huntington Woods and Monica Rentfrow of Alma were named 2007 Homecoming King and Queen during halftime ceremonies of the football game on Oct. 13.
Posted: Mon, October 15th, 2007 at 10:00AM
Events Promote Disability Awareness, Fairness
With October being National Disability Awareness Month, an Alma College initiative titled Project:Able! will offer a number of activities to spread awareness and advocate for equal treatment of people with disabilities.
Posted: Mon, October 15th, 2007 at 12:31AM
Disability Awareness Advocate Entertains, Inspires
Audience members will “laugh their socks off” when disability awareness advocate Johnnie Tuitel speaks at Alma College.
Posted: Fri, October 12th, 2007 at 9:52AM
Poetry Reading Features Works of Diane Seuss
Diane Seuss, author of the poetry collection “It Blows You Hollow” (New Issues Press, 1998), will read from her works of poetry at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 23 at the Alma College Library.
Posted: Fri, October 12th, 2007 at 9:50AM
Documentary Explores Demise of Small Record Stores
An award-winning documentary co-produced and directed by Alma College instructional technologist Andrew Bare is airing on public television stations throughout Michigan.
Posted: Thu, October 11th, 2007 at 4:32PM
Whodunit? Get a Clue at Murder Mystery Dinner Theatre
Murder mysteries may be elementary for Sherlock Holmes, but for the rest of us, the whodunit might require some time at Alma College, dining, sleuthing and having fun.
Posted: Tue, October 9th, 2007 at 1:47PM
Seniors Select Homecoming Court
Members of the Alma College senior class nominated 12 of their classmates to the 2007 Homecoming Court.
Posted: Tue, October 9th, 2007 at 1:26PM
Israeli National Women's Soccer Team Visits Alma
The Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association had the recent opportunity of hosting the Asa Tel-Aviv Women's Soccer Team, and Alma College was one of the schools that took part in this special cultural exchange.
Posted: Fri, October 5th, 2007 at 1:12PM
Faculty Research Goal: New Gatorade Drink Formula
Maurie Luetkemeier is conducting research that may ultimately result in a new pre-competition drink formula for athletes.
Posted: Fri, October 5th, 2007 at 8:21AM
Percussion Ensemble To Perform Homecoming Concert
A homecoming concert by the Alma College Percussion Ensemble will feature an encore performance of the group’s Jazz Port Townsend show that produced rave reviews and three standing ovations.
Posted: Wed, October 3rd, 2007 at 8:47AM
Theatre Season Opens With 'The Diviners'
A new Alma College Theatre season opens with the serious and sometimes humorous story of a Depression-era teenage boy with a special gift of divining water.
Posted: Wed, October 3rd, 2007 at 8:44AM
U.S. Poet Laureate Reads at Alma College
United States Poet Laureate and Pulitzer Prize winner Ted Kooser will share his poetry during a public reading at 8 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 10th in the Remick Heritage Center at Alma College.
Posted: Mon, October 1st, 2007 at 8:18AM