Athletic Training Students Shine in Quiz Bowl
Albion College athletic training education program students Kylen Bradley, Anthony Moon, and Elaine Starkey placed second in a quiz bowl competition at the end of the Michigan Athletic Trainers Society Student Seminar on Sunday, Oct. 14.
All 14 athletic training programs from the state of Michigan accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education entered a total of 20 teams in the quiz bowl competition. The content featured items the students will encounter when they sit for the Board of Certification examination to become a certified athletic trainer.
Rigoni, '13, Handles Disney World Internship with a Smile
A native of the small Upper Peninsula town of Kingsford, senior communication studies major Alicia Rigoni is proud to say she didn’t melt under the intense pressure of the crowds and summer heat at Main Street USA while completing a six-month internship at Walt Disney World.
Journalism and Comic Books Discussed by Albion College Guest Presenter
Josh Neufeld discusses his work in "comics journalism" in a public presentation at Albion College on Monday, October 15, at 7 p.m. in the College's Norris Science Center Towsley Hall.
Neufeld's illustrations have appeared in the New York Times, Washington Post, and Wall Street Journal. He is the author of "A.D.: New Orleans after the Deluge" and illustrated "The Influencing Machine: Brooke Gladstone on the Media," both of which were New York Times bestsellers. Neufeld is currently the Knight-Wallace Fellow in Journalism at the University of Michigan.
The lecture/presentation is free and open to the public, and is cosponsored by the English department, Art and Art History department, and Gerald R. Ford Institute.
To learn more about Josh Neufeld, visit www.JoshComix.com. For more information about the event, contact Glenn Deutsch, visiting assistant professor of English, at
, or 517/629-0342.
Music Showcases Students in College Concert
Homecoming weekend at Albion College ends with a flourish, as the Music Department presents a College Concert Saturday, October 13, at 8 p.m. in Goodrich Chapel.
The concert will features the British Eighth marching band, Jazz Ensemble, Concert Choir, Briton Singers, Women's Chorus and Symphony Orchestra. In addition, student pianists Matthew Gallick and Scott Santoro, and harpist Phillip Carlisle will perform crowd-pleasing solo pieces.
The concert will end with the orchestra and combined choirs performing Jean Sibelius' masterpiece "Finlandia."
This event is free and open to the public. For more information, contact the music department at 517-629-0481 or email