Center for International Education and Off-Campus Programs

New CIE Director Cristen Casey Hopes to Share Spirit of Adventure

Cristen Casey, director of Albion College's Center for International Education and Off-Campus Programs

Cristen Casey began in July as Albion College’s new director of the Center for International Education and Off-Campus Programs with a goal of solidifying Albion’s reach internationally and, perhaps more important, emphasizing for students the benefit of studying abroad.

Cross Country and Over an Ocean: Two Runners Answer London's Call

Mitch Clinton, '16, studied in London during summer 2015.
Albion distance runners Mitch Clinton, '16 (left), and Jon Wylie, '17, found a new path to work on their academic and athletic journeys this summer. With cross country and track competitions keeping them busy during the academic year, the Britons waited until summer to journey to London to participate in a study-abroad program sponsored by the University of Rochester.


Students Share December Scenes

Olivia Wardle, '14, in LondonStudents off-campus share scenes from their December holiday season from England, Spain, Germany, and Belgium.

CIE Offers Community 'International Infusion'

The Albion College Center for International Education invites Albion to “Understand and Celebrate Our Differences” in celebration of the College's Global Diversity Theme Year. The fun begins in the Kellogg Center at 5:30 p.m. on Tuesday, November 27.

The event celebrates transnational cultures in order to help the Albion campus and community to understand and embrace culturally-based trends and traditions. The event features a performance of the dance craze, Gangnam Style by the BRIT and Hip Hop Dancers, a fashion runway, musical performances, cultural discussions, and opportunities to share off-campus experiences. Ethnic cuisine will be served.

The event is free of charge and open to the public. For more information, please contact student organizer Sandra Myint at or the Center for International Education at 517/629-0307.