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Crain’s Names K Alumna Among Notable Women in Technology

Women in Technology Honoree Amy Courter Photo Provided Crain’s Detroit Business is honoring a Kalamazoo College alumna in its 2018 list of 26 Notable Women in Technology. Amy Courter ’83 is principal of Azimuth Centers of Excellence, a leadership development and public speaking organization. Additionally, she […]

K Professor Visits Sénégal, Université Cheikh Anta Diop

Bangura and Thioub in Sénégal Kalamazoo College Professor of History and Director of African Studies Joseph Bangura and Kalamazoo College Center for International Programs Executive Director Margaret Wiedenhoeft recently visited Université Cheikh Anta Diop Chancellor/President Ibrahima Thioub in Dakar, Sénégal, to strengthen the […]

Two Alumnae Named Notable Women in Nonprofits

Cheryl Johnson Provided Photo for Notable Women in Nonprofits Crain’s Detroit Business is honoring two Kalamazoo College alumnae in its 2018 list of 59 Notable Women in Nonprofits. Cheryl Johnson ’83 is the executive director and CEO of the Coalition on Temporary Shelter (COTS) in Detroit. Jennifer […]

Fall 2018 Dean’s List

Students on the quad for fall 2018 dean's list Congratulations to the following Kalamazoo College students, who achieved a grade point average of 3.5 or better for a full-time course load of at least three units, without failing or withdrawing from any course, during the fall 2018 […]

Forbes Honors K Alumnus Rothstein in 30 Under 30

Peter Rothstein, a 30 Under 30 honoree, in a black t-shirt and blue jeans Kalamazoo College alumnus Peter Rothstein ’14 is celebrating his selection in the 2019 edition of 30 Under 30, Forbes’ annual list of 600 young visionaries from 20 industries. Rothstein, originally from West Bloomfield, Michigan, is the director of […]

Happy Holidays from Kalamazoo College

Holiday Card 2018 Dear Friends, As we celebrate 60 years of study abroad being a hallmark of Kalamazoo College’s experiential education, Suzie and I are reminded of our own international experiences during our college years and how they changed our lives. […]

K Expands Student Options for Externships

Externships Kalamazoo College students are about to have more options for externships, providing them with valuable experience applicable toward their chosen professions. An externship is a short-term job-shadowing experience that works like an apprenticeship, giving a training program through […]

Cafsgiving Makes Finals Prep More Palatable

Student lifting plates during Cafsgiving Kalamazoo College students flocked Thursday to the Hicks Student Center to participate in an annual tradition that makes preparing for fall-term finals a little more palatable. Cafsgiving, a Thanksgiving-style meal served by faculty and staff through Kalamazoo College […]

K Names New Chief Academic Officer

New Provost Danette Ifert Johnson Kalamazoo College has named a new provost to provide vision and direction for the academic program. President Jorge G. Gonzalez tapped Danette Ifert Johnson, currently the vice provost at Ithaca College in New York, for the top academic […]

New Study Abroad Programs Will Connect Students, Interests

New Study Abroad Programs Students will learn about social, racial and economic issues in five new study abroad programs coming to Kalamazoo College in the 2019-20 academic year. Center for International Programs Executive Director Margaret Wiedenhoeft said the new programs will align […]