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January 23, 2018

At first, “Bright” might seem to be rather superficial with its fantasy concept, but below the surface the film does much more than portray an alternate world. 

The story takes place in modern day Los Angeles, focusing on two police offers, one an Orc...

January 23, 2018

Grace Forbush.

Grace Forbush, freshman, initially found out about Olivet College from Kaitlin Feeney, former head coach of women’s lacrosse. 

“She emailed me about the college and told me to check out the campus because she wanted me to see the lacross...

January 23, 2018

Before I started college, if someone would have told me that I would have pledged a Greek house, I probably would have laughed in their face. I had absolutely no interest in Greek life because of the reputation that Greeks get across the country. I t...

January 23, 2018

The Olivet College wrestling team has been in action since November, and have been successful moving up in the ranks of the National Wrestling Coaches Association (NWCA). 

The Comets are thirteenth in Division III, after their performance in the NWCA...

“Pura Vida,” meaning pure life in Spanish, is an exclusive saying said in Costa Rica. The phrase is used to greet, say bye, or to just shout randomly. 

Over the winter break, 21 Olivet College students and faculty traveled to Costa Rica through a thre...

Junior Andrea Rico plays in the snow in front of Blair Hall on Olivet’s campus. Photo by Brian Freiberger.

The Echo student newspaper and the Olivet College Marketing Department are debuting a photograph contest from Feb. 1 through Feb. 28 that will h...

January 23, 2018

After retiring from Olivet College last November, Marty Jennings, Class of 1967 and director of Alumni Engagement for the past 15 years, was made an honorary member of the Phi Alpha Pi Fraternity. Pictured are (from left) Forrest Courtright, Class of...

January 23, 2018

  The Women’s Leadership Institute at Olivet College started an event last year to help women prepare for the future. The event is called the Cultivating Women’s Leaders Event (CWL) and registration is now open for this year’s program. Presidential S...

January 23, 2018

Now former Internship Coordinator Diane Kirkham has always thought of herself as a matchmaker.

 She began her professional career as a leasing agent. From there she went to work for Peckham in Charlotte, where she helped people with disabilities find...

January 23, 2018

This week Olivet College said farewell to Carrie Jacob, community service coordinator for the past three and a half years, as she goes on to pursue her dream of working with children. 

Jacob graduated from Olivet in 2014. In August of that year she be...

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