Leadership Fellows Plan Michigan Forums
Energy transportation, the impact of DDT on human health and the environment, the economic and social costs of youth obesity, and the state’s economic crisis are the topics of a series of Michigan Issues Forums developed by Alma College students.
Posted: Thu, February 28th, 2008 at 2:40PM
Three Students Nominated for Prestigious Barlow Trophy
Alma College seniors Ann Armbruster of Ann Arbor, Hadley Boehm of Perry and Terra Teague of Monroe are the 2008 nominees for the Barlow Trophy, Alma’s most prestigious award for a graduating senior.
Posted: Thu, February 28th, 2008 at 2:25PM
Much-beloved Bishop Thomas Makarios Dies at Age 81
Bishop Dr. Thomas Mar Makarios, founder and leader of the U.S.-Canada Diocese of the Malankara Orthodox Church of India and a much-beloved professor of religious studies at Alma College for the past 25 years, died Feb. 22 in England.
Posted: Thu, February 28th, 2008 at 11:16AM
Gallery Displays Hauntingly Surreal Sculptures
The figures of ceramic sculptor Curt LaCross reflect much more than simple appearances.
Posted: Wed, February 27th, 2008 at 2:46PM
Alma Joins Yale, Stanford, Duke With Four Truman Finalists
Four Alma College juniors are national finalists for the $30,000 Truman Scholarship.
Posted: Wed, February 20th, 2008 at 4:16PM
Model UN Delegations Garner Top Awards
Two Alma College student delegations received recognition at the 48th Midwest Model United Nations Conference Feb. 13-16 in St. Louis, Mo.
Posted: Tue, February 19th, 2008 at 3:35PM
Winter Break Means Travel for Many Alma Students
Alma College students will vacate the campus for winter break during the week of Feb. 25. Many will be serving others, performing artistically and competing athletically in locations throughout the country.
Posted: Mon, February 18th, 2008 at 9:20AM
College Named to National Service Honor Roll
The Corporation for National and Community Service has named Alma College to the President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll With Distinction for exemplary service efforts and service to disadvantaged youth.
Posted: Thu, February 14th, 2008 at 1:31PM
Relay For Life Raises More Than $28,700
Alma's Third Annual Relay for Life raised more than $28,700 for the American Cancer Society.
Posted: Thu, February 14th, 2008 at 12:33PM
Conference Examines Impact of DDT
An international organization with members from more than 50 countries has added its co-sponsorship to the Eugene Kenaga International DDT Conference on Environment and Health, which will take place March 14 at Alma College.
Posted: Thu, February 14th, 2008 at 12:37AM
Choir Previews Winter Break Tour Concert
The Alma College Chorale, Women’s Glee Club and Choir sing music from around the world and different time periods in two upcoming concert events.
Posted: Wed, February 13th, 2008 at 9:11AM
Students Display Art at Small Colleges' Exhibition
Works of art by 10 Alma College students are featured in the 2008 Michigan Small Colleges’ Art Exhibition, which opened at Spring Arbor University on Feb. 10.
Posted: Wed, February 13th, 2008 at 9:09AM
Librarian Receives MCC Service-Learning Award
Whether it’s volunteering with students off-campus or documenting materials in the Alma College archives, Librarian Jennifer Starkey has put her commitment to service-learning into practice.
Posted: Sat, February 9th, 2008 at 2:29PM
Trustees Grant Faculty Promotions
The Alma College Board of Trustees has approved faculty promotions effective with the 2008-09 academic year.
Posted: Sat, February 9th, 2008 at 2:20PM
Fairies, Gypsies Romp in Shakespearian Comedy
Magic, mayhem, love, laughs, fairies and gypsies. Alma College Theatre ventures into the fantastical worlds and words of William Shakespeare to bring all this and more in “A Midsummer Night’s Dream.”
Posted: Wed, February 6th, 2008 at 1:00PM
Trustees Approve Academic, Athletic Facility Projects
A new gymnasium/convocation center, renovations to the Hogan Center and a series of academic space improvements — projects totaling $18.75 million — may soon be on the horizon at Alma College.
Posted: Mon, February 4th, 2008 at 4:53PM
Four Students Named Fulbright Finalists
The Fulbright Scholarship National Screening Committee has named four Alma College seniors as finalists for the prestigious international scholarship.
Posted: Mon, February 4th, 2008 at 4:34PM
Alma Symphony Orchestra Showcases ‘Billy the Kid’
Youth will be served when the Alma Symphony Orchestra performs at 4 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 10 in the Remick Heritage Center at Alma College.
Posted: Fri, February 1st, 2008 at 7:39AM