K Paths Crossed (and Shared) Down Under

Alums meet in New Zealand Kalamazoo College alumni never know where their paths might cross. In early March, Jeff Palmer ’76 and his wife, Susan Andress, were about midway through a month-long trip to Tasmania and New Zealand when they stopped to hike to the … Continue reading

Two ‘Zoo Teams Enjoy the Google Games

K Students Participate in Google Games Whoo hoo! The long /oo/ sound came through when a KalamaZOO College team won first place in the GOOgle Games. Two K teams participated–“The Metros” included Timothy Rutledge ’19, David Gurrola ’19, Fabien Debies ’20 and Daniel Michelin ’18; “Graph … Continue reading

Thompson Lecture to Screen PBS Documentary

Former Kalamazoo College Visiting Professor Jeremy Sabella Kalamazoo College’s 2017 Thompson Lecture, presented by the Department of Religion, will screen the PBS documentary “An American Conscience: The Reinhold Niebuhr Story” at 7 p.m. Thursday, May 4. The presentation is free and open to the public at Dalton … Continue reading

K Students Excel in a Japanese Speech Contest

Students Participate in Japanese Speech Contest The heritages of sophomore YoungHoon (Richard) Kim and senior Jie Xu are rooted in Korea and China, respectively. Both students are also fluent in English. And both recently excelled in a competition featuring the language of fourth country–Japan. YoungHoon won … Continue reading

An Opportunity to Express Gratitude

Students Show Thanks During Grateful for K Day Kalamazoo College invites students, faculty, staff, alumni and others to celebrate “Grateful for K Day” on Wednesday, April 5, 2017. Sponsored by the Kalamazoo College Fund, and formerly called “Tuition Freedom Day,” the April 5 event educates students about the … Continue reading

Greening Away Violence

Faculty and Staff Participate in Green Dot Training This spring Kalamazoo College is beginning to turn green from Green Dot, and that “greening” will create a campus where the likelihood of dating and domestic violence, stalking and sexual assault decreases significantly because everybody does their part. Just last … Continue reading

Travel Site Names K Michigan’s Most Beautiful Campus

GLCA Statement Stetson Hall in Fall Travel + Leisure Magazine  — a Time Inc. publication offering tips, news and information about destinations around the world — has named Kalamazoo College the most beautiful campus among colleges and universities in Michigan. The article describes college campuses in … Continue reading

Eyewitness to History

Kalamazoo College Alumna Gail Raiman Gail Raiman ’73 was interviewed for and appears in the documentary “Feeling Good About America: the 1976 Presidential Election.” The documentary, produced by the Center of Politics at the University of Virginia, has been airing across the country since October. … Continue reading