Special Albion Amtrak Service for Oct. 10 Football Game at Kalamazoo
Albion College students, alumni, faculty and staff, as well as all Albion community members, can have a full day of gameday fun—without the hassle of driving—by taking the train to the Britons' Saturday, October 10 football game at Kalamazoo College. Amtrak will make an extra stop in Kalamazoo right next to campus.
Herrick Theatre Celebrates Its 40th Anniversary
Opened in 1975, The Ray Herrick Center for Speech and Theatre was "one of the reasons I was happy to come here," says professor emeritus Royal Ward. "The whole building was pretty state of the art," and having a main theatre and a black box "was fairly new back then." The venerable place still has plenty of life left in it and celebrates its 40th anniversary with its first production of the season, Shakespeare in Hollywood (left), running Thursday through Sunday, October 1-4.
Szocinski, '16, Looks Back on Year of Mathematics in Budapest
"Hungarians generally don't own clothes dryers, and the currency is different; 250 florints is one dollar," says Tim Szocinski, '16. "But I don't think Budapest is too much different from cities in the U.S. I wouldn't know for sure because I never lived in a big city before." Given his reason for being in Hungary—studying pure mathematics through an international program at McDaniel College in Budapest—Szocinski's easygoing approach to what many might see as stressful isn't surprising.
Road Trip Means Business Trip for Neal, '16
Dylan Neal, a senior on the Albion men's lacrosse team, learned that sports isn't the only way to tour the country. Though his summer internship with Cotswold Industries, a leader in technical textiles, lasted only three and a half weeks, Neal tackled a marketing project in New York, learned about the manufacturing supply chain in South Carolina, and job-shadowed a sales-and-trade-show assignment in San Francisco.
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