'King Cotton,' 'Blue Shades' Highlight Band Concert
A Sunday afternoon band concert will feature a popular march by John Philip Sousa as well as newer works by composers John Mackey and Frank Ticheli.
Posted: Wed, March 27th, 2013 at 5:01PM
Percussion Ensemble Performs 'Tsunami'
Works featuring traditional Japanese taiko drums and Caribbean-influenced steel drums plus new compositions by a pair of mid-Michigan composers will highlight the annual spring performance of the Alma College Percussion Ensemble.
Posted: Wed, March 27th, 2013 at 8:27AM
Accomplished Mathematician Gives Honors Day Address
An author and award-winning teacher who brings mathematics to life through his exuberance and wit will share his insights on critical thinking and creativity during the keynote address for Alma College’s 17th annual Honors Day.
Posted: Mon, March 25th, 2013 at 9:40AM
Student Participates in Worldwide Law Competition
An Alma College student has built an international network thanks to her participation in a worldwide law moot court competition.
Posted: Mon, March 25th, 2013 at 9:17AM
Senior Art Show Highlights Best of Student Work
Eight graduating students display their best innovative work in the annual Alma College Senior Art Show.
Posted: Thu, March 21st, 2013 at 8:24AM
Jazz Ensemble Performs Tunes by Davis, Hancock
Selections by composers “Smokey” Robinson, Miles Davis, Herbie Hancock and John Coltrane will highlight the Alma College Jazz Ensemble’s annual spring concert.
Posted: Mon, March 18th, 2013 at 9:41AM
Economic Historian Discusses Politics, Religion
Jared Rubin, an economic historian interested in the Middle East and Western Europe, studies the relationship between political and religious institutions and their role in economic development.
Posted: Mon, March 18th, 2013 at 9:29AM
Student Grant Writers Gain Hands-on Experience
Alma College’s grant writing course gives students hands-on experience while making a difference in the world.
Posted: Wed, March 13th, 2013 at 8:37AM
Spring Dance Concert Features Varied Choreography
Slavic character dancing, a neo-classical work that recalls memories of the tragedy of Sarajevo, and a performance by guest artist Nic Gareiss are among the highlights of the Alma College Dance Company’s spring concert.
Posted: Wed, March 13th, 2013 at 8:31AM
Alma College Makes National Service Honor Roll
For the sixth straight year, the Corporation for National and Community Service has honored Alma College for its commitment to volunteerism and service.
Posted: Fri, March 8th, 2013 at 12:27PM
Award-winning Playwright Performs One-woman Show
Dael Orlandersmith, a nationally known actress, playwright and poet from Harlem, visits Alma to perform a hard-hitting one-woman play that explores the nature of male abuse.
Posted: Wed, March 6th, 2013 at 8:10AM
Photo Highlights: Ensembles Present 'Resonance'
More than 250 guest high school performers from west Michigan joined 100 Alma College students on the DeVos Performance Hall stage in Grand Rapids during "Resonance: A Celebration of the Performing Arts" on March 4.
Posted: Tue, March 5th, 2013 at 8:02AM