College, Community Come Together for AmeriCorps VISTA Grant
Piggybacking on a Michigan Works! career fair, Albion citizens gathered in Washington Gardner School for a public announcement of the City/College recent AmeriCorps VISTA grant. This summer, 11 VISTA members will arrive in Albion to work with City and College departments to boost economic development, education and health initiatives in 2016-17.
Dr. Robert Bartlett, '60, to Address Class of 2016 at Commencement
Dr. Robert H. Bartlett, '60, professor emeritus of surgery at the University of Michigan and whose groundbreaking surgical treatment has saved the lives of thousands of babies over the years, returns to campus Saturday, May 7 to deliver the Commencement address to Albion College's Class of 2016 from the steps of Kresge Gymnasium on the College Quadrangle. The ceremony begins at 1 p.m, with the Processional starting at 12:45 p.m.
Japanese Is Back!
Morris Dees, Prosecutor of Hate Groups, Keynotes 27th Isaac Symposium
Southern Poverty Law Center founder Morris Dees shares the legal strategies and moral imperative that crippled some of America's most notorious hate groups, as he presents the 2016 Joseph S. Calvaruso Keynote on Thursday, April 21, at 7 p.m. in Albion College's Goodrich Chapel. The event will conclude the 27th annual Elkin R. Isaac Student Research Symposium, which opens Wednesday, April 20, at 7:30 p.m. in the Norris Center's Towsley Hall with the Alumni Lecture, to be given this year by Mallory Brown, '08.