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Taking a Cue from Albion: A Pennsylvania College and Town Get a Firsthand Look

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A contingent from Geneva College and the community of Beaver Falls, Pennsylvania, visited Albion October 10-11 to find out how Albion College and the City of Albion are maximizing their partnership. "I saw that Albion was doing the kinds of things we wanted to do," said Geneva College President Calvin Troup.

Author Ilyasah Shabazz Discusses 'X' as Albion's Big Read Gets Under Way

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Author Ilyasah Shabazz, daughter of the late human rights activist Malcolm X, spoke at the Bohm Theatre on October 2 about her book about her father, her work as an author, and her unique role in the history and future of civil rights activism. Her 2016 book about her father, titled X, is the choice for Albion's 2018 Big Read.

Lights, Camera, Action: Portion of Ad Filmed on Albion Campus

A future Consumers Energy commercial used Albion College as a set on Sept. 20, 2018.

Some good word of mouth was enough to convince Jackson-based Consumers Energy to film a portion of its rebranding advertisement on the Albion College campus. And for one day, the College showed it was ready for its closeup.

College Announces Largest Incoming Class of Build Albion Fellows

Build Albion Fellows, Class of 2022
The Class of 2022 will feature 13 incoming first-year students who reside in the local school district and attended area schools and who will receive four-year tuition, housing and meals from the College. In return the Fellows will engage in service projects that will help the community. The program launched nearly four years ago and, for the first time this fall, all four cohorts will be represented with 33 total students. 

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