Skip to Main Content

Faculty Celebrate Poetry Book Release, Film Honor

Faculty members celebrate book launch and film honor As the academic year begins, two Kalamazoo College faculty members are celebrating accomplishments outside the classroom: Assistant Professor of English Oliver Baez Bendorf released a new collection of poetry titled Advantages of Being Evergreen, and Documentary Film Instructor Danny Kim […]

Spaceman of Bohemia Author Visits K

Spaceman of Bohemia bookcover Students new to Kalamazoo College will take an important first step in connecting with each other and with faculty and staff when the 2019 Summer Common Reading author visits campus on Friday, Sept. 13. Jaroslav Kalfař, the author of the […]

K Professor Spotlights Fossil-Fuel Dependence

fossil-fuel dependence A Kalamazoo College art professor will receive international attention while combating fossil-fuel dependence and climate change as a recipient of a Fulbright award in the 2019-20 academic year. Tom Rice, K’s Robert and Jo-Ann Stewart professor of art in the […]

Convocation to Open Academic Year

Faculty walking to open convocation 2018 Kalamazoo College will welcome 398 first-year students and their families to the 2019-20 academic year at 3 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 11, during Convocation. The ceremony, serving as the first of two bookends to the K experience with the other being […]

Excitement Builds for Move-In Day

Move-In Day cMUMMA KZ. MATRICULATION 2017 7850 Move-in day is an exciting time at Kalamazoo College and we’re eager to welcome the Class of 2023. Orientation-related events will continue throughout the week, but here’s what students and families can expect Tuesday, Sept. 10, when they arrive. When […]

National Wellness Month Prompts Fitness Tips for K Students

  The end of August is the perfect time for Kalamazoo College to mark National Wellness Month, which prompts individuals to seek healthful habits and routines. As students are preparing to return to campus, this time also provides opportunities to […]

Forbes Honors K on Top Colleges List

Top Colleges List cMcGuire SPR 2015 1747 An annual review that rates undergraduate institutions on academics, student experiences, alumni career success and debt ranks Kalamazoo College among the top institutions in the country and the top private school in Michigan. The business magazine Forbes selects 650 schools, […]

Display Your K Spirit on National College Colors Day

National College Colors Day cMUMMA Homecoming 2017 5360 Fridays are normally Spirit Days at Kalamazoo College, prompting the K community to wear orange and black, but the one coming Aug. 30 is special. It’s National College Colors Day and we are joining colleges and universities across the country […]

Biology Students: It Takes a Village to Stop Invasive Species

Fiorina Talaba and Fiona Summers mapping invasive species If you’ve ever wondered whether invasive species of plants are a problem in Michigan, four Kalamazoo College biology students have your answer: Yes. Fiorina Talaba ’22 from California, Mathew Holmes-Hackerd ’20 from Massachusetts, Fiona Summers ’20 from Illinois and Kelson […]

What to Bring to Campus: Alumna Offers Tips for First-Year Students

What to Bring to Campus cMUMMA MATRICULATION 2017 7904 Excitement is building across the country for first-year students who are anticipating their college experiences and planning what to bring to campus this fall. It’s a time Ximena Davis ’19 fondly remembers even though she attended college close to home […]