Alma College

Eldon’s Quilt tells story of overcoming

December 31, 2009 // 0 Comments

Edyta Sitar, quilt designer, was so inspired by the story of Eldon Korson of Rockford that she created this quilt. Eldon suffered a devastating brain injury from which doctors believed he would never recover. Today he is a student at college and a testament to the power of determination. The lights and darks and the patched pieces sewn into Eldon’s Quilt represent [...]

Local Students Named to Dean’s Lists

March 12, 2009 // 0 Comments

Alma College has named over 380 students to the Dean’s List for outstanding academic performance during the 2008 fall term. Students who achieve a 3.5 or better grade-point average during a term, while carrying a minimum of 13 credits, at least eight of which are evaluative grades, are named to the Dean’s List. Two Rockford High School graduates, Linnae Caurdy [...]