Monthly Archives: September 2012

Still got the magic

Maybe it was when I began smelling manure instead of candied apples. Or when the filth of the tilt-a-whirl distracted me from the fun...

Alumna reaching out in Nigeria

When Lee Anne LaPlue graduated from Hillsdale College in 2011 her parents thought she would move close to Tennessee and teach somewhere in the...

Unresponsive absentees

Hillsdale is renowned for its conservative political activism and awareness. The College Republicans even hold phone-banking events once a week to mobilize Michigan voters,...

McCourry and students entertain with jazz combo

aying hits, improvisation, and original songs at the Hillsdale County Fairgrounds during the “Most Popular Fair on Earth.” On Sept. 23, five students and one...

A nutty legacy

Zeff Davis started selling peanuts at the Hillsdale County Fair when he was 4 years old. “My grandmother had me hustling peanuts at the grandstand,”...