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February 20, 2016

It was the end of an era as Don Rowe, professor emeritus, retired and passed the baton to his successor, Donald VanAuken. Rowe taught fine arts at Olivet College for more than 47 years, and in May of 2015, retired after teaching his final painting cl...

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,...

Freshman Jeff Humphrey, majoring in sociology and anthropology, dreams of being a civil or disability advocate. While discussing people with disabilities and how they are often neglected in society, Humphrey said, “Something does need to be done.” 


Ben Hart, an Olivet College senior, was awarded the MIAA Men’s Golf Sportsmanship Award this fall season. 


“The MIAA Sportsmanship award is awarded annually to one senior golfer who has exhibited good sportsmanship during his career. Only one golfer...

November 6, 2015

Courtesy photos by Kevin Ramirez



Sophomore Isabelle Leon stands next to her teammates in the middle of the Olivet College soccer field tensely awaiting the game against Hope College on Oct. 21. This is the last time Leon will spend time standing dur...

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...

September 26, 2015


Jake Schuler is a man of many responsibilities at Olivet College. When new male students come to Olivet, he is the one on the ground floor of Blair Hall (pictured) giving his advice, doing the administration, clearing up issues and misconceptions an...

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