In the Community

Albion College Receives Major Grant from The Arthur Vining Davis Foundations

207 S. Superior St. in downtown Albion will serve as the home of the Albion College Community Collaborative.

207 S. Superior St. in downtown Albion will serve as the home of the Albion College Community Collaborative.
Funding will support an innovative approach to experiential learning at the Albion College Community Collaborative, where students will build and operate a full-scale consulting firm—to be located in a renovated 207 S. Superior St. (left) this fall—serving clients and partners from local, regional and national nonprofits to small businesses and government agencies.

The Takeaway From the 2021 MLK Convocation: 'We're All in This Together'

Dr. Oveta Fuller

Dr. Oveta Fuller
“In case I lose connection, or you lose connection, I want to give you the takeaway first: We’re all in this together.” Those words were spoken March 4 by Dr. Oveta Fuller, a microbiology and immunology professor at the University of Michigan, who gave the address during the first virtual Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Convocation and Community Celebration, presented by Albion College and the Albion Branch NAACP.

AmeriCorps Community Engagement Grant Adds New Dimension to Build Albion Fellows

Albion College shield

Albion College shield
Albion College has received a nearly $185,000 grant from the Michigan Community Service Commission AmeriCorps program to bolster community partnership and provide additional support for one of the College's signature community engagement programs.

March 4 Virtual MLK Convocation to Focus on Justice, Science and Faith

A. Oveta Fuller, Ph.D.

A. Oveta Fuller, Ph.D.
Presented by Albion College and the NAACP Albion Branch, the 2021 Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Convocation and Community Celebration will feature University of Michigan virologist A. Oveta Fuller, Ph.D. (left), an ordained itinerant elder and former pastor of the African Methodist Episcopal Church, as guest speaker during the virtual Zoom event, which begins at 7 p.m. on Thursday, March 4.

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