Cross Country and Over an Ocean: Two Runners Answer London's Call
Albion distance runners Mitch Clinton, '16 (left), and Jon Wylie, '17, found a new path to work on their academic and athletic journeys this summer. With cross country and track competitions keeping them busy during the academic year, the Britons waited until summer to journey to London to participate in a study-abroad program sponsored by the University of Rochester.
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Kiese Laymon, Common Reading Experience Author, Visits Albion
This year’s Richard M. Smith Common Reading Experience for first-year students has set a positive buzz around campus, sparking intellectual conversation in many classrooms and residence halls. How to Slowly Kill Yourself and Others in America is a powerful collection of essays written by Kiese Laymon, an American writer and associate professor of English at Vassar College who visited Albion College on September 10.
Albion Continues to Be Featured in 'Best Colleges' Conversation
For the third straight year, Albion College has been listed among the top 100 national liberal arts colleges by the closely watched rankings published by U.S. News and World Report. That follows Albion's inclusion earlier this summer in other notable college guides produced by the likes of Forbes, The Princeton Review and Washington Monthly.
Britton, '17, Wins Statewide Award for Study in France
In a statewide competition, Megan Britton, '17, was one of just two recipients of a study-abroad scholarship from the French-American Chamber of Commerce, Michigan (FACCM). The award supports Britton's current semester at the Université Stendhal-Grenoble.