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It’s not what you know, but who you know

The Albion experience continued for more than 40 alumni at a networking event on Thursday, March 27 at Granite City Food and Brewery in Troy, Mich. This was the second of two events coordinated by the college’s [...]

Associates program to recognize elite Brits

Effective this fall, a new program will recognize Albion College’s stand-out students who are capable of taking on responsibility that may exceed that of ordinary student employment. The Albion Associates program will offer up to 30 [...]

Brief: MSU loses “Princess Lacey”

Earlier this week, an eight-year-old fan of the Michigan State University men’s basketball team passed away from an advanced stage of cancer. Lacey Holsworth, also known as “Princess Lacey,” captured many hearts from the men’s basketball [...]

Pleiad recognized at Leadership Dessert

Yesterday, on April 8, The Pleiad‘s editor-in-chief 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 [...]

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 [...]

President-elect Ditzler’s new ’14-’15 initiatives

In an email sent out to the student body on Tuesday, April 1, President-elect Mauri Ditzler outlined one of his major initiatives of the 2014 – 15 school year. He plans to tackle one of the [...]

Notice: The Pleiad goes Greek

Albion’s student-run newspaper, The Albion Pleiad has a very important announcement to make. As of April 1, 2014, the organization has made the executive decision among members to join the Greek life on campus. The Pleiad plans [...]

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, [...]

Pleiad advises The Times during moratorium threat

Once Lupita Nyong’o and Chiwetel Ejiofor left the red carpet after receiving Best Picture for 12 Years a Slave, a Twitter user identified a flaw in the article on which the movie is based. The New [...]