Visit K’s Story Zoo. Take a minute, or three, or seven. You’ll find Rose Kennedy, the K-Tucky Derby, the S.O.B., a beach in Crissey, “Late Minutes” lock up, a 10-Best list topped by the Quad, and much more. You can add your own story.
Kalamazoo College has set a five-year goal of becoming “the definitive leader in integrating academic rigor with life-changing experiential education in a values-driven community.” That’s the vision outlined in the College’s new strategic plan.
A half-a-planet, multi-month trek was no obstacle to Mojtaba Akhavan-Tafti’s desire for a liberal arts education at Kalamazoo College. His K-Plan included the launch of a NASA mission to study the earth’s magnetosphere.
For more than two decades, Professor Jim Turner used music and voices to connect and celebrate the diversity of K’s community.
Kalamazoo College students laud (twice!) the approval of the Critical Ethnic Studies in November of 2014. Calls for the change go back four decades; the response puts K at the forefront of the discipline.
Sara Wiener ’03 saw the urgent need for a job that didn’t yet exist, so she proposed it, and got it. Now, closer to home, she helps meet the needs of gender nonconforming children and their families.
One of K’s iconic scholars has “retired.” With at least three books underway and his work for the German Studies Association, David Barclay’s retirement is much like his life at K.
An alumni Restaurant Club meets at eateries in Chicago, where finding good places to dine is as easy as finding friends to eat with in college.
There’s nothing common about Kalamazoo College’s Summer Common Reading program – so unique and marvelous that some people call it subversive. The 2014 selection was WE NEED NEW NAMES by NoViolet Bulawayo.