Common Table Focuses on Farm Sustainability
After two years of collaboration and international discussion, the Common Table Institute at Alma College is moving forward with initiatives for raising awareness on issues related to global agriculture.
Posted: Tue, November 25th, 2008 at 12:38AM
Alumni Elected to Michigan House, U.S. Congress
Nov. 4 was a day of celebration for three Alma College alumni who were elected to state and national office.
Posted: Mon, November 24th, 2008 at 8:40AM
Print Show Highlights Work of Michigan Artists
The state of printmaking is “still strong in Michigan,” according to juror and Ithaca native Michael Barnes after viewing the 28th Annual Alma College Statewide Print Competition.
Posted: Mon, November 24th, 2008 at 8:26AM
Festival of Carols Captures an Authentic Christmas
The annual Festival of Carols as performed by the 170-member Alma College Choir marks the beginning of Advent, the four-week period leading up to Christmas.
Posted: Sun, November 23rd, 2008 at 8:33AM
Play Adaptation a Finalist for Regional Award
Joanne Gilbert’s goal when she adapted Hans Christian Andersen’s “The Emperor’s New Clothes” was to create high-quality children’s theatre. The quality of the performance was so high, she was a finalist for a regional c
Posted: Tue, November 18th, 2008 at 11:12AM
Marimbas, Steel Drums Highlight Percussion Concert
A broad range of music highlighting drums, marimbas, xylophones and a variety of other less-traditional instruments will highlight the annual fall performance of the Alma College Percussion Ensemble.
Posted: Fri, November 14th, 2008 at 8:25AM
Alma Symphony Orchestra Celebrates Romantic Russia
Romantic music from Russia, including the colorful “Pictures at an Exhibition,” along with guest cellist James Fiste will highlight the Alma Symphony Orchestra’s second performance of the 2008-09 season.
Posted: Fri, November 14th, 2008 at 8:10AM
Students Produce Fun, Carefree One-Act Plays
From the costumes to set design to direction, the annual One-Act Play Festival at Alma College is a series of productions led by students. For the first time in years, the plays for the 2008 festival were chosen with the intent to be funny.
Posted: Wed, November 12th, 2008 at 12:23AM
New Book Examines Middle East Peace Efforts
A five-year labor came to fruition this fall for Alma College’s Derick “Sandy” Hulme with the publishing of his newest book, The Israeli-Palestinian Road Map for Peace: A Critical Analysis.
Posted: Mon, November 10th, 2008 at 9:27AM
College Officials Continue to Monitor Campus Health
Health Update: We continue to talk with RAs and the Health Center to assess campus health
Posted: Sun, November 9th, 2008 at 9:43AM
Jazz Ensemble Performs Fall Concert
A Sunday afternoon of jazz music will feature the works of Charlie Mingus, Sammy Nestico, Gordon Goodwin, Bob Mintzer and others when the Alma College Jazz Ensemble performs its annual fall concert.
Posted: Fri, November 7th, 2008 at 9:00AM
Kiltie Marching Band Performs Indoor Show
As the weather gets colder, the 86th edition of the Kiltie Marching Band at Alma College prepares for its annual indoor concert at the Remick Heritage Center.
Posted: Tue, November 4th, 2008 at 2:49PM
Gilbert Researches Story of Crazy Horse Monument
Joanne Gilbert is preparing a theatrical performance to tell the story of the Crazy Horse Monument in the Black Hills of South Dakota.
Posted: Mon, November 3rd, 2008 at 8:39AM