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Behind the scenes with Less is More

The ukulele and acoustic guitar hummed throughout Mac’s Bar as the crowd anticipated feel-good tunes from the local musicians Less is More  with the hope of being guided through musical bliss. However, for Jane Finkel and [...]

The buzz on honeybees

Albert Einstein once stated, “If the bee disappeared off the face of the globe, then man would only have four years of life left.” Although Einstein was probably not predicting an apocalypse-by-bees, the past years have [...]

Review: The Hunger Games: Catching Fire

Last night marked the premiere of the much anticipated Catching Fire, the second chapter to the Hunger Games movie series based off the original books. The theatres were piled in with chattering fans, all awaiting the [...]

Twitter smashes stock exchange with high IPO

When college students tweet, they’re usually quick and short― encompassing the many characteristics that they may encounter throughout the day.  Twitter, which was created in 2006, has became a major player in social media for many [...]

Flu season will strike again

You wake up one morning, immediately notice an onset of a runny nose, cough, body aches and maybe even feel a little nauseous. Your temperature is a flaming 101 degrees, and you proclaim to your roommates [...]

Hollis Jane describes experience in VMAs

Many people still have the image of  Miley Cyrus twerking and singing “We Can’t Stop” in the 2013 VMA’s burned in their minds, and it will probably stay there until the next. However, an ‘11 Albion [...]

Prof Cocks discusses fame of Room 237

“A film is – or should be – more like music than like fiction. It should be a progression of moods and feelings. The theme, what’s behind the emotion, the meaning, all that comes later” ― [...]

Student Ambassadors rethink Homecoming

Throwing pies at professors, 80s music overtaking the Kellogg Center and a paint party behind the Dow Recreational Center mark a fresh start to Albion’s 2013 Homecoming, making this year’s celebration one that more directly involves [...]

Four new senators elected into student government

Albion College’s Student Senate welcomed four new students into their organization, marking the first election of the semester. The students were elected by peers and sworn in on Sept. 30, making them four of 27 senators [...]

Six DIY dinners for college students

Let’s be honest.  Most college students’ kitchens are stocked full of ramen, mac’n’cheese, pb&j sandwiches and pretty much anything that can be zapped in a microwave. Not the most healthy but definitely time efficient. Personally, I [...]