September 2009
WORLD CLASS
What a team! If Fantasy Football had a "Fantasy First-Year" counterpart, then the Kalamazoo College class of 2013 would contend for a national championship...
NEVER TOO LATE TO DO IT AGAIN
He'd been dismissed twice from a neighboring university, and he could list a roster of colleges attended - then abandoned. But this time, he meant business.
NEW PEAK AT "OLD PEAK"
For some, Homecoming is a garden of new ideas sowed by old friends. Who'd want to miss that?! Last Homecoming, four roommates of 103 Crissey reconnected at the Class of 1973's 35th Homecoming reunion and planned a "trip of a lifetime"...
LEARNING DIFFERENT
Jeffrey Haus' 13-year-old self would never have guessed that he'd grow up to be a professor of Jewish studies. That Haus has become an expert of anything Jewish is one of the great ironies of his life, he says.
AT HOME ON SET
Sophomore Emelia Tse's internship with the film Cherry stretched from pre-production in Kalamazoo to post-production in Los Angeles.
SONG AND GIFT ENDURE
Thanks to a generous estate gift, the name of Raymond F. Holden, Sr. (class of 1907) will live as long in science as it does in song.
THE READINESS FOR ALL
Scientists Jeff Wilson '91 and Rob Dunn '97 returned to campus on a Darwin Symposium visit to explain the relationship between liberal arts and "readiness" - a kind of scientific fitness.
EXTERN WITNESS
Sanford Schulman '85 has built a thriving criminal law practice in Detroit. And he is generous about opening his practice and sharing his work with Kalamazoo College students.
DIGNITARY DISTINCTIVENESS
Kalamazoo College has attracted a range of social and political leaders, renowned arts performers, and world-class athletes. Here are the stories of a few...
SHUTTER MOMENT
After months of prep, Sarah Woodson '82 was ready to take the photo - a "hold-your-breath" moment with potential implications for some very devastating diseases.
FACULTY REMEMBER
Faculty unity in the 1950s and '60s helped catalyze the encounter of a fellowship in learning with the then-nascent K-Plan. Emeriti faculty recall this special moment in the College's not-so-distant past.
DOUBLE PLAY
Why is Steve Charon '09 an athlete? The answer is simple, in a complex sort of way.
BIRTHDAY WEDDING
Happy birthday, Center for Career and Professional Development! Or, should we say: wedding day?
TEAM SPEED
Senior Brian Barkley's SIP seeks a way to exceed a computer's speed. The answer may be teams.