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Ludington Center Dedication Links College, Community

From left: U.S. District Court Judge Thomas Ludington, '76; Board of Trustees Chair Don Sheets, '82, Dr. Samuel Shaheen, '88, and Albion College President Mauri Ditzler.
The dream became reality on a sun-splashed Friday afternoon in downtown Albion. A renovated building at 101 N. Superior St., which in former incarnations was a furniture store and a thrift store (among other things), has new life after it was dedicated as the Ludington Center, in front of a crowd of around 100 people.

Through Personal Journey, Williams, '77, Salutes Football Teammates

Darrell Williams, '77
"Not only were they champions on the football field, but these men went on to become champions to me in my life," writes Detroit dentist Darrell Williams, '77 about the 1976 Britons. "On December 5, 2014, I was diagnosed with breast cancer. Needless to say this news took my wife and me by surprise, as it does most people, and it shook us to our very being. We were devastated, but we knew that a battle would have to be fought to overcome this disease."

Math Meets Art in Student's FURSCA Project

Liliya Chernysheva, ‘19
"I have always been interested in both sciences and arts, but I could never find a way of combining my two passions," writes Liliya Chernysheva, '19. "Choosing just one path always seemed to me like a terrible mistake. So it was great, this past summer, to work with math professor Dave Reimann on a mathematical art research project."

Two Albion Students Contribute to Liver Cancer Research

Jordan Newson, '17; Larry Schook, '72, and Nickolas Kinachtchouk, '19
Lawrence Schook, '72, heads a world-class cancer research lab that includes interventional radiologists, oncologists, mouse researchers and a host of other medical professionals. This summer, Schook's team also included Albion students Nickolas Kinachtchouk, '19, and Jordan Newson, '17, who found they could contribute to Schook's breakthrough approach to a cure for liver cancer.

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