Alivia GIles National

No change in polls following Trump indictment

LIATHANO RAMIREZGRAPHIC DESIGNER ALIVIA GILESEDITOR-IN-CHIEF 9/11/2023 On Aug. 14, former president, Donald Trump, and 18 others were indicted on charges of efforts to overturn the results of the 2020 presidential election. While Trump has claimed to have gained support following the charges, a recent ABC News/Ispos poll indicates this is not true. According to FiveThirtyEight, Trump’s rating […]

Claire Wittlieff National

SAG-AFTRA: striking for a change

WESTON HIRVELAGRAPHIC DESIGNER CLAIRE WITTLIEFFSTAFF WRITER 9/11/2023 On Sept. 4, 2023, the United States celebrated its national holiday, Labor Day. Celebrated on the first Monday of September, Labor Day originated in the late 19th century as a day to recognize the social and economic achievements of workers in America, especially to recognize the impact of labor […]

Claire Wittlieff

CSO overhaul

KYLEE LARYPHOTOGRAPHER CLAIRE WITTLIEFFSTAFF WRITER 9/11/2023 Sept. 2023 signals the beginning of a new semester for Alma College, and along with a new semester comes many changes. In Alma College’s Center of Student Opportunity (CSO), a major overhaul has taken place.  Margie Cole and Brittany Stoneman, both staff members of Alma College’s Career and Personal […]

Campus Darcy Daenzer

New professors on campus

KYLEE LARYPHOTOGRAPHER DARCY DAENZERLAYOUT EDITOR 9/11/2023 Alma College has been going through some changes recently and a big part of those changes is the 14 new professors. This includes Professors Bowers and Mondlak in the Psychology department, Professor Brown in Theatre, Professor Campbell in Philosophy, Professor Davis in Dance, Professors Doggett and Talbert in Communication, […]

Campus Jordan Fox

Freshman class makeup

LEIA LEHRERGRAPHIC DESIGNER JORDAN FOXLAYOUT EDITOR 9/11/2023 The start of a new academic year means a new class of incoming students for Alma College. These are the statistics for the class of 2027, provided by Courtney Hale, Senior Director of Enrollment Management Systems & Operations. In total, there are 397 incoming students for the fall […]