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Freep's McCabe on Albion Gift: 'It Felt Like Home to Us'

Mitch McCabe
Mick McCabe, who spent 46 years carving out a special niche at the Detroit Free Press, didn’t attend Albion College. But his respect and love for the school runs deep nonetheless thanks to the fact that two of his kids graduated from Albion. And that's why, at his retirement roast in May, McCabe earmarked the $3,500 in proceeds to Albion's journalism program. "I really liked everything about Albion," he said.

Albion Earns Accolades in 2018 Fiske Guide to Colleges

Albion College students in the Kellogg Center.
Albion College has once again been recognized for its programs and accomplishments in the 2018 edition of the Fiske Guide to CollegesEstablished by Edward B. Fiske, former education editor of The New York Times, the Fiske Guide provides detailed information on 322 colleges and universities in the U.S., Canada and the United Kingdom.

Jason Moritz: Education's Man Behind the Scenes

Jason Moritz, certification officer, Albion College Education Department
"For the anniversary edition [of Gladiator on DVD] I pulled some images of costumes and I ended up with a 'Special Thanks,'" says Jason Moritz about his only film credit. That was long ago and far away for Moritz, who after six years as a movie studio archivist and librarian has marked 10 years at Albion College as the Education Department's teaching-certification officer, serving as the department's liaison with the state of Michigan.

Fordies at Work: Kevin Opple, '93

Kevin Opple, '93, borough manager, Edinboro, Pennsylvania
After a two-decade career in the Navy, Kevin Opple recently retired from the military and has begun a second career in public service as the chief administrator for the Borough of Edinboro, Pennsylvania. Hear from more Fordies at Work in the Spring-Summer 2017 issue of Io Triumphe! magazine.

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