Monday, June 10, 2013
Monday, June 10, 2013
A memo from Mark Newell, '77, chair of the Presidential Search Committee, to the Albion College community regarding the completion of the Presidential Search Profile to be used for all advertising and recruiting related to the search.
Tuesday, June 04, 2013
Jon Cannell, an English major with a secondary education concentration, created a unit for Maymester that helped ninth-grade students at Albion High School explore how assumptions and perceptions can create beliefs that shape realities.
Maymester, supported by Albion College’s Fritz Shurmur Center for Teacher Development and underwritten by a grant from the State Farm Insurance Companies Foundation, is a unique program developed jointly by College education faculty and administrators, education students, and Albion Public School teachers.
Thursday, May 30, 2013
Stephanie Sanders, ’15, a double-major in chemistry and mathematics at Albion College, was recognized this spring as an honorable mention in the Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship for Excellence in Education.
Tuesday, May 21, 2013
A movie theatre for downtown Albion is one step closer to reality as Albion College announces a $220,000 pledge in support of the Bohm restoration campaign, spearheaded by the locally based Friends of the Bohm Theatre.
Friday, May 17, 2013
Kevin Metz, assistant professor of chemistry, was featured in a recent article in Chemical & Engineering News, a magazine and website produced by the American Chemical Society. The article, "Lab Lessons for Reluctant Chemists," explored three innovative examples of undergraduate chemistry offerings geared toward students not interested in a career in chemistry, including Metz's honors course, Great Issues in Science: Nanoscience.
Thursday, May 16, 2013
Recent graduate Genevieve Kukurugya-Rabaut heads for France later this year, at the invitation of the French government. Kukurugya-Rabaut was accepted to the Teaching Assistant Program in France (TAPIF), a program of the national government that provides American English teachers for the public school system. She will spend seven months teaching in the Versailles area, near Albion's sister cities of Noisy-le-Roi and Bailly.