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Pleiad recognized at Leadership Dessert

Yesterday, on April 8, The Pleiad recognized four student journalists for contributions to the staff at the Sleight Leadership Dessert.  The Albion College office of campus programs and organizations honored student achievement with funding from the Sleight [...]

Organizational culture and leadership lecture

Last Thursday, April 3, Albion College students and faculty alike poured into the Norris Auditorium. They gathered at 7 p.m. to listen to a lecture hosted by the Gerstacker Institute and psychology department. Together, these collegiate [...]

Students protest Schuette trusteeship

On Friday, April 4, around a dozen Albion College students organized a protest in front of the Ferguson Hall administration building.  According to documents distributed by the protesters, the students gathered to protest Michigan attorney general [...]

Crimea referendum struck down

The U.N. General Assembly approved a resolution on Thursday that invalidates the Ukrainian referendum to secede from Russia.  The resolution claimed the referendum violated Ukraine’s territorial integrity and international laws against annexation.  An overwhelming majority in [...]

Union Board announces Big Show

On Tuesday, March 31, the Albion College Union Board unveiled the Big Show act for 2014: Detroit-based pop artist Mike Posner.  The show will be held Monday, April 21st at the Dow Center. Posner, a Detroit [...]

Interim president named Oberlin VP of finance

On Monday, March 17, Albion College officials announced the departure of interim president Mike Frandsen.  A statement written by Don Sheets, chair of the Albion College Board of Trustees, said that Frandsen had taken a position [...]

Toxicology report uncovers student death

An Alma College first-year student’s toxicology report was released on March 20 following his autopsy.  The circumstances of the student’s death led professionals to address the dangerous combination of cold temperatures and underage drinking. The toxicology [...]

Can the Galaxy s5 sway the mind of consumers?

In the ever-changing world of technology, consumers all over the world are obsessed with being up to date with the best device on the market. As the market continues to expand, both Apple and Google are [...]

Gay marriage ban on trial in Michigan

The battle for equality in marriage laws has reached the courtrooms of Michigan. In recent months, courts have overturned bans on same-sex marriages in Texas, Virginia and Utah. Some commentators say Michigan’s ban will likely follow [...]

Albion uses BAT as career tool

You may have seen it in the CPO emails or heard about it on campus, but do you really know what the Bloomberg Aptitude Test is? The BAT is a finance-based exam for students all over [...]