Academics

Two Albion Students Contribute to Liver Cancer Research

From left: Jordan Newson, '17, Lawrence Schook, '72, and Nickolas Kinachtchouk, '19

Jordan Newson, '17; Larry Schook, '72, and Nickolas Kinachtchouk, '19
Lawrence Schook, '72, heads a world-class cancer research lab that includes interventional radiologists, oncologists, mouse researchers and a host of other medical professionals. This summer, Schook's team also included Albion students Nickolas Kinachtchouk, '19, and Jordan Newson, '17, who found they could contribute to Schook's breakthrough approach to a cure for liver cancer.

Trip to Smithsonian African American Museum Opening an 'Amazing' Experience

Part of a large contingent from Albion College and the City of Albion to visit Washington, D.C., Sept. 23-25 to celebrate the opening of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture.

Part of a large contingent from Albion College and the City of Albion to visit Washington, D.C., Sept. 23-25 to celebrate the opening of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture.
Albion College students, staff and faculty, in cooperation with the Albion NAACP, took a bus trip to the just-opened Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture in Washington, D.C., and the event was unforgettable and emotional.

Dr. Carl Hart, Common Reading Experience Author, Visits Campus

Columbia University's Dr. Carl Hart discusses his 2013 memoir High Price in Goodrich Chapel as part of the 2016 Richard M. Smith Common Reading Experience.

Columbia University's Dr. Carl Hart discusses his 2013 memoir High Price in Goodrich Chapel as part of the 2016 Richard M. Smith Common Reading Experience.
Neuroscientist Dr. Carl Hart brought hard science—and sometimes harder conclusions—to an attentive audience in Goodrich Chapel for the 2016 Richard M. Smith Common Reading Experience lecture. The first tenured African-American in the sciences at Columbia University, Hart is the author of High Price: A Neuroscientist's Journey of Self-Discovery that Challenges Everything You Know About Drugs and Society.

For Zinkel, '17, a Summer of Kids, Cookies and Research

Katie Zinkel, '17

Katie Zinkel, '17
Katie Zinkel, '17, gave a lot of cookies to a lot of kids this summer, but one instance really stood out. "Once I gave kids their cookies and their mom told them, 'You need to thank the lady. It's not every day you come to a children's museum and get to participate in a psychological experiment.'"

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