Gift Will Transform Munger Place Into Reimagined Living-Learning Community
A significant six-figure gift from Gary Noble, '57, and his wife of 49 years, Peggy Noble, will refurbish and enhance Munger Place as part of a new student living-learning community. Originally built as a hotel in 1926, the building has been closed as a College-owned student residence for nearly two years due to structural issues. Scheduled to reopen in fall 2016, the building will house up to 55 students in groups of as many as 10 who will present a project plan as part of an application process.
Bueck, '17, Is Ready to Take Her Passions on the Road
McKenzie Bueck, '17, a native of Avon Lakes, Ohio ("But I just tell people I'm from Cleveland"), has found in Albion College the place where she can live out her dream of travel and adventure and discovering as soon as possible what the world has in store for her. She spent two months this past summer in South Korea. As a first-year student she was in Cameroon, then in California as a member of the Albion women's lacrosse team, and after that, Costa Rica. "As you can see," she says, "I'm all over the place," she says.
'Modern American Prints' Showcases Treasures in Albion Collection
Modern American Prints from the Albion College Collection is the latest in a series of books created from the History of Prints course developed by Art and Art History Department professors Bille Wickre and Anne McCauley. The pair, along with Jason Martin, '12, edited the book, which was released earlier this fall.
McKoy, '16, Featured in NCAA Video Profile
Psychology major Mikal McKoy, '16, a wide receiver on the Albion football team, is the subject of an October 30 in-depth video profile on NCAA.com, produced by Turner Sports. According to the piece, "When financial troubles forced Mikal McKoy to withdraw after his second semester from Albion College, he moved back home and went to work with an uncertain future. After the loss of a friend and soul-searching he made it back to become one of Albion's brightest Britons."
Watch the video on NCAA.com