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Black, Intelligent and Living in Segregation: An Afternoon With Dr. James Curtis

It’s a tough pill to swallow, but America is not as far removed from segregation as we would like to imagine.  What adds to the mental distance we put between us and the 1950’s is that [...]

What It’s Like Watching FX’s New Show Atlanta

If you haven’t heard of Atlanta, FX’s new critically acclaimed show, then expect to hear about it soon. A quasi-comedy, slice-of-life drama, the show is created and produced by Donald Glover, also known under his rap [...]

Kubo and the Two Strings: Movie Review

This article contains spoilers. To be quite honest, I have never heard of this movie before I went to the theater. I didn’t know what I was getting myself into, especially when I saw a lot [...]

Editor’s farewell and end of the semester notice

We would like to announce that this is our last publication cycle until fall 2014. Also, it’s become somewhat of a Pleiad tradition for the editor-in-chief to write lessons learned at the end of his or her term. After six semesters on [...]

Caroline Rothstein leaves lasting impression

Renowned poet, writer, performer and body empowerment advocate Caroline Rothstein performed in the Kellogg Center Stack at Albion College last Friday, March 28. The host of the YouTube series Body Empowerment was brought to Albion’s campus by the [...]

College announces plans for new Starbucks

Last year, local business owners opened the first Biggby Coffee in the city of Albion. This week, the college announced its plans to open a Starbucks Coffee for the 2014-15 academic year. Starting late this May, [...]