Making New Friends and Lifelong Memories

One benefit of attending a small college is that it enables students to get to know each other and the staff and faculty well. If you want to get to know people, you will. One unique way students connect is through overnight service trips. Each semester students have an opportunity to volunteer on several service […]

Meet the New Gospel Choir Director – Kwamise Taylor

Olivet College is pleased to welcome its new gospel choir director, Kwamise Taylor. Professor Taylor officially joined the OC family on July 1, 2022. Professor Taylor is an experienced professional in the world of music. She currently serves as a choral director for New Prospect Missionary Baptist Church in Detroit and has been in this […]

Meet Jax Keene: Student and Adjunct Professor

Recent graduate Jax Keene, from Swartz Creek, Michigan, had a college experience unlike any other. Jax, who majored in exercise science, became an adjunct professor at Olivet College during her junior and senior years. During the spring of her first year in 2019, Jax found herself in the office of her Health and Human Performance […]

The Insurance and Risk Management Major Takes on Europe

Olivet College has one of the country’s top insurance and risk management programs. The expertise of the director of the program Tom Humphreys, CPCU, CLU, ChFC, CIC, assistant professor of insurance and risk management, is what allows this program to flourish. One of the classes offered in the major is a global-learning trip during Olivet […]

Meet Kiley Schneck ’22: How Movement Adds Quality to Life

Health and Human Performances (HHP) major and Donald A. Morris top graduate, Kiley Schneck, has been passionate about exercise science for over a decade. Before she was even in high school, Kiley knew what her calling was, and Olivet College was the place that helped her achieve her dream. From Rochester Hills, Michigan, Kiley was […]

RN-BSN – Changing Lives and Empowering Others

Olivet College is committed to quality education that fits the needs and lifestyles of its students. One program that does this particularly well is the RN-BSN pathway, designed for working professionals. The program was created for individuals who have earned an associate degree in nursing and wish to pursue a bachelor’s degree.   Erica Pompey shared […]

Meet Junior Ben Porter: Growth Through Relationships

  Rising junior Benjamin Porter is a media production and communication major from Kalkaska, Michigan. He’s a member of the football team and a recent graduate of the President’s Leadership Institute. Olivet College’s similarity to his hometown gave Ben the confidence to thrive at college. As he continues to grow and develop during his college career, […]