Muslim Student Association Hosts Concert
An audience-participation evening of Islamic music and poetry comes to Albion, as Albion College's Muslim Student Association presents the PoeticVisionTour traveling company Thursday, March 7, at 7:30 p.m. in the College's Kellogg Center.
Riley, '15, Spends Year Away from Albion to Help Friend After Paralyzing Injury
On July 27, 2011, Kevin Riley, an Albion College junior lacrosse player from Trumbull, Conn., was spending a relaxing summer day with one of his best friends, Chris O’Brien. They became friends in sixth grade, eventually spending every summer day together despite the fact that they attended rival high schools. On this particular day, they headed to Block Island, R.I., to savor a day on the beach.
Latin@ American Heritage Month
September 10th, 2013
Come learn about the Organization for Latino@ Awareness, play games, listen to music, and discuss upcoming events. There will be food provided by La Casa. In the Kellog Center Stack at 8:00pm
Sponsored By: The Organization for Latin@ Awareness & The Office of Intercultural Affairs
September 20th, 2013
Salsa the rhythmic music and dance created in the Latin cultures of the Caribbean. While its origin is disputed, it is not to be confused with the dip. Come enjoy the food, music, and dance lessons. In the Kellog Center Stack at 8:00pm
Sponsored By Union Board, The Organization for Latin@ Awareness, & The Office of Intercultural Affairs
October 10th, 2013
A fascinating musical documentary film about the similarities between two types of music genres known as Salsa and Reggaeton. Various artists all came together with the same purpose, to discuss how two different styles of music can have so much in common and how their music is all composed under "La Clave". In Norris (101) Auditorium at 7:00pm
Sponsored By : African Carribean Student Union, The Organization for Latin@ Awareness, & The Office of Intercultural Affairs
November 2nd, 2013
National Museum of Mexican Art Trip
As part of the Day of the Dead celebration, take the opportunity to get immersed in the richness of authentic Mexican art and culture on a fun filled trip to Chicago. Whatever your background this museo will connect with you on a personal level. Please RSVP through
by November 1st, 8am. (For people who have actively been involved with Ola. Max of 15 people.) Meet at Ferguson Lot 9:00 am
Sponsored By: Sociology, Anthopology and Criminology Department,The Organization for Latin@ Awareness, & The Office of Intercultural Affairs
Poetry Month Celebrated with Annual Fest
March 11, 2013
The Albion College Library will celebrate National Poetry Month with its annual Poetry Fest on Thursday, April 11, from 3 to 4:30 p.m., in the Stockwell-Mudd Library's Wendell Will Room. An "open mic" format offers everyone the opportunity to share an original work or favorite poem.
"Intermission prize drawings, delicious refreshments, and a grand finale that features a campus 'celebrity couple' are popular traditions," says event organizer Marion Meilaender. "Appreciative listeners are vital too."
The event is free and open to the public. For more information, contact Marion Meilaender at