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A senior’s reflection on Albion College

If you had told me three years ago that I would be looking for jobs in the publishing industry with an Albion College degree in communication studies and a minor in religious studies, I would have [...]

Athletic injuries more than physical

It happened in an instant. NBA superstar Kobe Bryant was at the top of the key attempting to make a move that he has made thousands of times since the first time he had ever picked [...]

Albion men’s basketball decimated with sanctions

Stunned by the news that they had just received, thousands of Albion College students, alumni and Albion residents stood outside the legendary Kresge gymnasium, mourning the loss of their quite lucrative basketball program. Late Sunday evening, [...]

College wins Senator Paul Simon award

Albion College has won the Senator Paul Simon Award for campus internationalization. The city of Albion and Albion College have developed strong ties with the French cities of Noisy-le-Roi and Bailly.  The National Association of Foreign [...]

Pro football prospect Michael Sam comes out publicly

This past Sunday former University of Missouri defensive end Michael Sam announced that he is gay and, looking forward to the 2014 NFL draft, he could become the first openly gay player in American professional football [...]

Wolverines shock Spartans in Breslin Center showdown

If you are a college sports fan from the state of Michigan, you most likely root for the University of Michigan Wolverines or the Michigan State University Spartans. There is not much love lost by the [...]

Time for change, a name change

As I sat on my couch watching the clock hit triple zeroes in the Washington Redskins (2-5, 1-3 away) 45 to 21 loss to the Denver Broncos (7-1, 5-0 home), I lost what little hope I [...]

Digital revolution takes hold of publishing industry

Unless you have been living in the deep wilderness for the past decade or so, I would be willing to bet that you have noticed a revolution occurring across the world. A digital revolution. The emergence [...]

Column: The statistics behind NCAA Tournament success

Last month’s 2013 NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament final was one of the most exciting championship games in recent memory. The contest featured the #1 overall seed Louisville Cardinals defeating the #4 seed University of Michigan Wolverines [...]

Michigan Wolverines reach Final Four

After a wildly entertaining run through the NCAA Tournement, the Michigan Wolverines are playing in the Final Four for the first time since 1993. Michigan rolled through the first two rounds of the Tournament, beating South [...]