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November 29, 2015

George F. Pyne III (left) at the dedication services of the Cutler Athletic Complex, with fellow Comet football team member Dave Cutler (right)/Courtesy Photo


The stylish and popular Pyne Pavilion, named in honor of alumnus George F. Pyne III, now st...

November 29, 2015

Senior Zachary Nash conducts the Olivet Choir and guest musicians during a performance of “Alleluia” by Johann Kuhnau/Courtesy Photo 


A traditional semester-ending concert drew a full house as students, alumni and friends performed a variety of chora...


In 1885, a red brick building was donated to Olivet College. Mather Hall, named for its benefactor, Roland Mather of Hartford, Connecticut, was to be the college’s new science hall. Located where the Mott Academic Center now stands, Mather Hall boas...

November 20, 2015

In early October, a bill was approved by the Senate Judiciary Committee that would allow concealed carry of weapons in gun-free zones. Senate Bill 442 allows concealed pistols in gun-free zones including, but not limited to, classrooms, hospitals, da...

November 20, 2015

The “Law of the farm.”


This simple quote on the back of my very first Comet T-shirt has a very significant meaning attached to our 2015 Comet football team. There are a few rules about our farm that people need to know: Clock-in come August, return w...

November 20, 2015

Growth is a word every small company or institution loves to hear. Well, growth is happening at Olivet College. Olivet has hired personnel around campus, including an athletic director, a new softball coach and a new physical plant manager. However,...

November 20, 2015

Olivet College consists of many things: academics, community and for many students – sports. Countless hours are put into making the most of the four seasons of athletics. This year, this extra effort has put Olivet at the forefront of MIAA athletics...

November 20, 2015

According to a study from the University of Iowa, standing instead of sitting is the best way to live your life.


Lucas Carr, an assistant professor from the University of Iowa, said that heart disease, high blood pressure and diabetes are all risks t...

November 20, 2015

The Student Life tab on myOlivet keeps students up-to-date on scheduled and upcoming events. There is also a weekly email that notifies students of what’s going on that given week.


But there’s one question: what is student life? Does it exist? And ar...

November 20, 2015

Winter sports are starting to kick off, as some Comet teams have already begun practicing and competing.  This year the wrestling team is coached by head coach Brandon Brissette and assistant coach Jeff Therrian, they have a full roster of 46 men on...

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