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Albion College Legacy: What Does It Mean?

A legacy as defined by the Merriam-Webster dictionary is “something transmitted by or received from an ancestor or predecessor or from the past.” Reading a definition from a dictionary is fine, but what does it actually [...]

Robertson Impresses in Collegiate Debut

On Sept. 17, Mac Robertson, a Zeeland, Michigan, first-year, competed in the College Swimming Coaches Association of America Collegiate National Open Water Championships in Lawrence, Kansas. Robertson completed the race in one hour and six minutes and [...]

It’s Over: Mudd and Stockwell to Separate!

This morning the Stockwell Memorial Library announced that it would be separating from Mudd Library this upcoming summer. The Pleiad was given exclusive information as to what this split would entail for students and faculty.   [...]

Opinion: Leelah Alcorn’s suicide is tragic, but started a conversation

Leelah Alcorn, born Joshua Ryan Alcorn, made national headlines just over a month ago when she committed suicide on Dec. 28, 2014. Leelah struggled with identity her whole life. She was sent to conservative Christian and conversion therapists [...]

Personality profile: Cristina Ybarra

Unlike many Albion College students, Cristina Ybarra traveled much farther than two or three hours by car to get to school this year. She hopped on a flight across the Atlantic from Granada, Spain, packing almost [...]

Challenging sexual assault at Albion

It is hard to miss the posters plastered all over campus. The simple yet striking design features recognizable Albion College staff and students holding up signs against rape culture and campus sexual assault. Some signs feature [...]