Physics' Zellner Discusses Meteor Shower on WILX Newscasts
May 23, 2014
Nicolle Zellner, associate professor and chair of physics at Albion College, appeared on the May 23 evening newscasts on WILX, channel 10 in Lansing, to talk about the meteor shower that was forecast to appear in the early hours of May 24.
Zellner, a planetary scientist, received her Ph.D. from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in 2001 and has been teaching at Albion College since 2005. Read about her research on her blog.
Albion Mourns Passing of Tom Taylor, '58
Tom Taylor, '58, one of Albion College's most decorated student-athletes from the 1950s who later served as Britons head football coach as well as an assistant professor of physical education, passed away April 27. Taylor, who served as a military policeman during the Korean War, was a two-time All-American end and MIAA Most Valuable Player in 1958 under Morley Fraser, and guided Albion to an undefeated season and league championship in 1969.
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Alsheskie, '15, Meets Pressing Need in Chicago Center Internship
Waterford native and accounting major Kyle Alsheskie, '15 (pictured with fellow Albion student Alissa Castellanos, '15), didn’t have to travel far during the spring 2014 semester to complete a rich experiential learning opportunity that allowed him to grow as an individual, build his résumé, and make important career networking contacts.
Chicago Center Internships Prove Valuable for Two Britons
Kyle Alsheskie and Alissa Castellanos, rising seniors at Albion College, didn’t have to travel far to complete a rich experiential learning opportunity. The accounting and mass communication majors, respectively, found internships through the Chicago Center for Urban Life & Culture, and the real-world experience continued outside of work as they explored metropolitan life.