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Spitfire Grill Opens Season of Women-Focused Plays

Three Performers from Spitfire Grill Can a former prison inmate one day be redeemed, have healthy relationships and feel free from the person who once attacked her? The fall Festival Playhouse production of the musical Spitfire Grill examines these issues for parolee Percy […]

Kalamazoo College Names New VP For Business and Finance

New CFO Karen Sisson Kalamazoo College has named a new vice president to lead the business and finance areas for the liberal arts institution. Karen Sisson, former vice president and treasurer of Pomona College in Claremont, Calif. will begin her new role […]

Inspiration Adds ‘Spark’ to College Singers Concerts

College Singers Concerts 2_Facebook From the Chicago area to Kalamazoo, music lovers will have a chance to see a Kalamazoo College vocal group in two public concerts coming soon. The College Singers—a 28-voice mixed soprano, alto, tenor and bass choir representing music […]

Pianist Slates Free Concert at K

Pianist Sookkyung Cho A Korean-born professional pianist noted for her career appearances at venues such as Alice Tully Hall at Lincoln Center, Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall and the Chicago Cultural Center will perform in a free concert at Kalamazoo […]

Homecoming 2019 Begins Oct. 18

Homecoming 2018 lo 0464_Facebook Kalamazoo College will welcome back alumni, families and friends for a fun-filled weekend as we celebrate Homecoming 2019 on Oct. 18-20. Events begin at dawn Friday when alumni are invited to begin taking self-guided tours of the Lillian […]

Change Ringing Award Honors K Alumnus, Student

Change Ringing Award Recipient Ian McKnight One Kalamazoo College alumnus and one student have ensured K’s reputation as a home for change ringing will continue by earning a national award named after a former K professor. Ian McKnight ’19 and Sam Ratliff ’21 are […]

Theatre Professor Receives Lighting Design Award

Lighting Design Award EncoreMichigan.com, a web-based publication focusing on Michigan’s professional theater industry, highlights the top productions, actors, artists, designers, writers and technicians in the state through its annual Wilde Awards. This year, the spotlight shone on Kalamazoo College Theatre Arts […]

K Chooses Lucasse, Ambrose Honorees

Ambrose Recipient Bruce Stack with President Jorge Gonzalez Kalamazoo College announced today that one faculty member and one staff member have earned two of the highest awards the College bestows on its employees. Jeff Bartz, K’s Kurt D. Kaufman professor of chemistry, will receive the 2020 […]

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 […]