Sen. Gary Peters Gives Graduation Speech At Alma CollegePeters, who was elected in November, was the commencement speaker Saturday at the small college in central Michigan. He graduated from Alma from 1980, and his father also graduated from the school in 1938.
15 Michigan Schools On Princeton Review's 'Best Of The Midwest'Fifteen Michigan colleges and universities have made the Princeton Review's list of 155 "Best of the Midwest" institutions, released this week.
Top Tech Stories Of 2012 In MichiganFrom a cure for the flu to big start-up ventures, a $250 million wind power park, the creation of Start Garden, and more -- tech news dominated 2012.
Alma College Student Researchers Develop Molecule That Inhibits Flu VirusThree years after receiving a $150,000 National Science Foundation grant, faculty-directed undergraduate students at Alma College have developed a molecule that inhibits certain strains of the human influenza virus.
Seven Michigan Schools In Fiske Guide To CollegesThere are more than 2,200 four-year colleges in the United States. This year, seven Michigan schools have been included in the resource that millions of parents, counselors, and college-bound students have turned to for more than 25 years -- the Fiske Guide to Colleges.
Research Sheds New Light On Spider Courtship Behavior Research led by Alma College professor David Clark has shed new light on the courtship behavior of male wolf spiders.
Alma College Grant Helps First Generation StudentsThe state of Michigan has given a $700,000 grant to Alma College for underprivileged and first-generation students.
US News & World Report Ranks Michigan's Top Colleges"U.S.News & World Report" released the 2012 edition of Best Colleges, with several Michigan schools making the cut.
Alma College's Hogan Center Earns LEED SilverThe Hogan Center, the home of Alma College's maroon and cream, is now also certified green.
New Alma Major Prepares Students For Emerging Media CareersAlma College has approved a New Media Studies major that will prepare students for work in emerging forms of media digital information and technology -- from audio and visual arts to social media to gaming and simulation to e-text and Web publication
Alma Prof Writes Book, Article On Struggles Toward A-BombTechnology based in nuclear physics rather than in warfare was one of the primary challenges the World War II-era developers of the atomic bomb faced while working with hundreds of tons of uranium ore. That's the word from Cameron Reed, Charles A. Dana professor of physics at Alma College, in his book released last October, "The Physics of the Manhattan Project."
Alma College Offers New Viral, TV Ad