Students and faculty gather on the Elkin Isaac Track at 1:15 on Thursday, October first to kick off National Walking Month.
Donna Randall, Albion College president, Helen Habicht, Marshall first year, and Amanda Weaver, Marshall first year, wait to take the first steps. Habicht and Weaver coordinated the event along with Tom Johnson, physical education professor.
Johnson addresses the walkers before they begin.
Students, faculty, and staff take their first of approximately 700 steps around the track.
The Albion College community is challenged to walk 100,000,000 steps during October.