Gov. Rick Snyder (seated) shows a $28 million bill to aid Flint that he had just signed in Grand Rapids on Jan. 29. Behind the governor, to his left, is local representative, State Sen. Rick Jones./Courtesy photo
While the Women’s Board of Olivet College has been around since 1859, scholarships were a later addition to the group’s mission. But, since 1935, scholarships have been the focus and work of the membership, with more than $250,000 given to qualified...
Before Thanksgiving break, the Black Student Union (BSU) held a water drive for about two weeks and collected 3,200 bottles of water to send to those in need in Flint during the water crisis there, which has now gained nationwide attention.
“Stormy Weather” the jazz standard raised up by the late singer and actress Lena Horne was performed with panache by her great niece Kimmie Horne as part of a musical tribute honoring the later Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. at Olivet College Jan. 21.
Student Services at Olivet College will be holding four FAFSA (Federal Application for Federal Student Aid) workshops in February to assist students with their search for federal and state financial aid.