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October 31, 2015

The team shows its strength in support during a break in the Oct. 30 Hope match/Courtesy Photo




It is a word to describe the regular season's end for the volleyball team, as a 3-2 loss this morning to Kalamazoo dampened the spirits of an...

October 25, 2015

Courtesy Photos


Both the men's and women's soccer teams came up with wins against Trine today, Oct. 24. But it was what happened off the field in Olivet that made the day.


Both teams held special events on this Brest Cancer Awareness game day. The fi...

October 23, 2015

 ​Olivet College athletics welcomed Darrick Brown as the new head softball coach on Tuesday, Oct. 6.  Brown spent his last two seasons at Kellogg Community College in Battle Creek. While there, he led the Bruins to a 37-13 overall record in 2015, win...

October 23, 2015

 With any type of event that is happening there is always a behind-the-scenes. This is ever so true when it comes to sports. One of the sports that require the most setup and planning is football. Ryan Shockey, who was recently announced as the athle...

October 23, 2015

 Among all activities that take place on a college campus, sports could be said to reign supreme as one of the most popular events.  Everyone wants to know the before, during and after highlights of sporting events, but an individual cannot be at all...

October 23, 2015

For some, Homecoming may seem like an excuse for excessive drinking, and according to the outrageous stories told by that guy in the back of every class, drinking may seem the only reason we have Homecoming. But certainly Homecoming is about more tha...


Eighty-four years ago, on Nov. 4, 1931, the cornerstone of what was to become Dole Hall, the new women’s dormitory, was laid. This new hall was to replace Shipherd, the old women’s dormitory. The new hall was to be constructed where the old chapel s...

October 23, 2015

Service Day is a semi-annual day at Olivet College where students and staff come together to do a service. The 2015 Service Day was on Sept. 30.
Why a Service Day? The Olivet College Compact states that “I am responsible for service to Olivet College...

October 23, 2015


If any students have been wondering why student fees have risen, the answer is here. The student fees included in tuition each semester have risen by $7 for the Student Government Association’s activities this year.

Student Government Association’s...