Bailey Langbo Nov 18, 2019 Uncategorized

Deadly virus coming from Arctic icecaps

BAILEY LANGBO STAFF WRITER Climate change is a subject that has long been circulating through the news and world politics. Although there are countless side effects of climate change, researchers have recently discovered another phenomenon occurring: key marine animal species across the globe are dying due to a virus being released from melting icecaps. Phocine […]

Feature Jacob Smith Nov 18, 2019 Sports Uncategorized

Football team honors fallen veteran

JACOB SMITH SPORTS WRITER Alma College Football faced off against Olivet on Saturday Nov. 9. The team suffered a loss on the field but they secured a win through the honor they showed in this memorial game to a fallen veteran and football alumni.   Chris O’Connor was a 1985 graduate of Alma College and former member of the football team. […]

Alyssa Gall Nov 18, 2019 Sports Uncategorized

Women’s basketball starts off strong

ALYSSA GALL STAFF WRITER On Saturday, November 9, Alma College’s Women’s Basketball team tipped off their season to not only a great start with a 60-44 win over Oberlin College, but new Head Coach Samantha Stormont’s first collegiate win.  This win set the tone for the season and expectations after coming off of a successful 2018-2019 season […]

Chelsea Faber Feature National Nov 18, 2019 Uncategorized

Trump’s troubles beyond the impeachment inquiry

CHELSEA FABER STAFF WRITER The events surrounding the impeachment inquiry have captured the nation. However, there are more problematic revelations and verdicts plaguing the White House. Two books have been a center of focus in recent weeks. One, written by an anonymous senior Trump Administration official entitled, A Warning, provides a look into the inner […]

Campus Emily Henderson Emma Grossbauer Feature Nov 18, 2019 Uncategorized

Changes coming for Alma College Venture experiences

EMILY HENDERSON STAFF WRITER Photo by EMMA GROSSBAUER Fall 2020 will bring some big changes to our small campus. Beginning next fall term, Alma College will open up more travel experiences for students, in the hopes that more individuals will be able to make use of the opportunities offered through the college. Currently, any student […]

Campus Feature Nov 18, 2019 Syndey Bossidis Uncategorized

iGem wins silver medal in annual competition

SYDNEY BOSSIDIS STAFF WRITER From Oct. 31 through Nov. 4, a group of Alma college students attend the iGEM 2019 Giant Jamboree in Boston, Massachusetts. Here they compete against teams from across the world in a synthetic biology competition. Students in high school, undergraduate and graduate studies are asked to look at their local communities […]