Category Archives: Faculty and Staff

Earth, Environmental Club wellness event Oct. 10

The Earth and Environmental club has teamed up with the assistant director for Spiritual Wellness to discuss Eco-axiety and how we can manage this anxiety in the time of rapid climate change. Join us at the Whitehouse Nature Center on October 10th from 6-7pm to participate in a guided discussion on creating a healthy relationship with the environment. For more information, contact ih11@albion.edu, bfl10@albion.edu, and ltodd@albion.edu.

Posted on Wednesday, October 04, 2023 by Isaac Hautala (ih11@albion.edu)

Looking for a GAP Year program that pays?

Join us for an Information Session with City Year on Wednesday, October 11 from 12 -1 pm in the Ludington Center room #114. Pizza and beverages will be provided.

City Year is an education-focused, nonprofit organization that unites young people of all backgrounds for a year of full-time service to keep students in school and on track to graduation. At City Year teams of trained young people called AmeriCorps members serve full-time in schools during the academic year as tutors, mentors, and role models. Members earn $6,895 towards an education scholarship and receive a biweekly stipend between $890 – $1,190, based on the state location. Learn more at City Year.

If you are unable to attend the information session but would like to schedule a one-on-one appointment with the City Year representative, please contact the Career and Internship Center at careers@albion.edu or 517-629-0332. The City Year Campus Recruiter will be at Albion on October 11 & 12.

Posted on Wednesday, October 04, 2023 by Dawn Hernandez (dhernandez@albion.edu)

24-25 FAFSA opening December 2023

For the first time in more than 40 years, the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is being overhauled to make the process as smooth as possible for families. This overhaul means the FAFSA is not opening October 1 as it normally is. The 24-25 FAFSA is expected to open in December 2023, with the exact date to be determined.

We will communicate with students through email and Albion Today notices as additional details become available.

Posted on Wednesday, October 04, 2023 by Rachel Connors (financialaid@albion.edu)

Boston University School of Public Health campus visit

A partner from BUSPH will be on campus THURSDAY, OCT 5th from 12-1PM in the Kellogg Center to talk about Boston University’s School of Public Health. Through our Select Scholars partnership, eligible Albion College students can receive up to 50% tuition reduction at BUSPH after graduating from Albion College. Please stop by between 12-1 to learn more about this great program.

Posted on Wednesday, October 04, 2023 by Maggie Godfrey (mgodfrey@albion.edu)

Reading as Resistance, Banned Books Week 2023

Albion College Library invites you to join us from 4 – 5 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 6 in the living room on the main floor of the Seeley G. Mudd Learning Center as we celebrate Banned Books Week 2023.  Sheridan Leinbach will present her FURSCA project, “Banned Books Policies and Their Link to Fascism.”  Peruse our display of the top banned books of 2022.  Win a copy of “Gender Queer:  A Memoir—Deluxe Edition” and start your personal banned books collection.  Light refreshments will be served.

Posted on Tuesday, October 03, 2023 by Jill Mason (jmason@albion.edu)

“Exploring LGBTQ Religion and Spirituality” panel event tonight

Please join Albion College Spiritual Life and Gender Equity tonight from 7:30 to 8:30 P.M. in Bobbitt 113 for a panel discussion on LGBTQIA+ religion and spirituality. Our panelists, all members of the Albion community, will share about their journeys, including the ways their spiritual practices and religious traditions intersect with their LGBTQ identities. These journeys are sacred, and no two are alike. Wherever you are on your own journey, you are welcome to attend.
This event is co-sponsored by Spiritual Life at Albion College and the Anna Howard Shaw Center for Gender Equity and Victim Advocacy in honor of LGBT History Month. Please email Assistant Director for Spiritual Wellness Laura Todd at ltodd@albion.edu if you have any questions.

Posted on Monday, October 02, 2023 by Laura Todd (ltodd@albion.edu)

Exciting Domestic Off-Campus Program internship opportunities

The Brits Abroad application deadline for Spring 2024 Domestic Off-Campus Programs has been extended to Wednesday, October 25, 2023.

Students interested in applying to The Philadelphia Center or Chicago Center for Spring Semester 2024 will pay approximately $10,000 for tuition plus the cost of housing and other expenses. Programs include 2 classes and an internship. Interested students will need to meet individually with the Albion College Financial Aid Office to determine the exact cost based on your financial aid package. As an extra insensitive, the first 10 students who complete their Brits Abroad application and apply to the Philadelphia or Chicago program by November 1, 2023, are eligible for a $1,000 scholarship.

If you are interested in applying for Spring 2024, please contact the Career and Internship Center, careers@albion.edu or 517-629-0332, to schedule an appointment to begin work on your Brits Abroad application.

 

Posted on Monday, October 02, 2023 by Dawn Hernandez (dhernandez@albion.edu)