Claire Hipps Feature Jacob Smith Sep 8 2020

Water sold in Joe’s despite Nestle ban

CLAIRE HIPPS, JACOB SMITHSTAFF WRITERS Many years ago, Alma College students worked together to ban Nestle products from our campus. Today, many products produced by Nestle and the companies they own, such as Ice Mountain water and Kitkats, are sold on campus. Nestle, the multi-billion dollar food conglomerate, has participated in more than its fair […]

Jacob Smith National Nov 26, 2019 Uncategorized

Social media policies affect the nation’s policy

JACOB SMITH STAFF WRITER Twitter backfires on Facebook’s “hands off stance” by banning all political ads on their platform. Twitter CEO, Jack Dorsey, spoke out recently and said that political ads can be misleading and present challenges to society. Dorsey tweeted, “We’ve made the decision to stop all political advertising on Twitter globally. We believe […]

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. […]

Feature Jacob Smith Nov 11, 2019 Sports Uncategorized

Women’s soccer competes in MIAA tournament

JACOB SMITH SPORTS WRITER The Alma College Women’s Soccer team concluded their season after a heartbreaking 2-1 loss to Albion on Saturday, Nov. 2. This loss came in the first round of the 2019 MIAA conference tournament. The Scot’s started the scoring in the 30th minute with a goal from Ashley Odham (’22) to take […]