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Student Spotlight: The Chemist with A Passion for Music

Bryan Lara a Chemist with a Passion for Music Student: Bryan Lara ’17 Hometown: Anaheim, CA I’ve known Bryan since freshman year when we were in College Singers, one of the student choirs on campus. When I found out Bryan was majoring in the sciences, I was a little surprised. […]

But what is there to do in Kalamazoo?

When you first arrive to Kalamazoo, it may seem like there isn’t much going on in this town. Trust me, we have all felt that at one point or another in Kalamazoo. But we have gathered a list of fun […]

My Visit Experience

When I was applying to college, I really just wanted to get away from home and get as far away as possible. When my high school’s college counselor recommended I look at Kalamazoo College, I wanted to laugh—actually I might […]

My Advice to First Years

My first year at K was three years ago, but I still remember so many moments like they were yesterday. That’s why I feel confident with the ten pieces of advice I will give to you for your first year at […]

My Externship Experience

The summer before my junior year abroad, I applied for an externship in Maine with the Lancaster Baking Company. The business was formed by a K College alumna named Debra Marsteller, and she has continued the company with the help […]

My Experience as a Prospective Student

       I grew up in a very rural part of Maine; I have known since High School that I wanted to both leave Maine for college, and that I wanted to go to a college where I would […]

Choosing K College

I am one of the most indecisive people I have ever met. I often undergo an agonizing decision-making process when I’m simply choosing what kind of ice cream I want or what movie I want to watch. So when it […]

Taking an Intimidating Class at K

    I want to talk about choosing classes at K. Throughout my entire high school career I was not the biggest fan of history. My high school had a very small number of history classes available and of the few required […]

My SIP Experience: Transforming an Idea into Reality

I have always loved stories, and I have wanted to write a novel since I was in the first grade. There was a period of time where when people asked me what I wanted to be when I grew up, […]

Cirque du K

One of my favorite things at Kalamazoo College is its Cirque de K club; its very own circus club. Last year, when I was a first year, I started out my fall quarter attending a few “playtimes.” Playtimes take place […]