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K Student Activities Committee and Office of Student Involvement Claim Awards for “Hunger Games” Event

Large Crowd of Students Kalamazoo College won the Outstanding Campus Collaboration Award and Program of the Year at the National Association of Campus Activities Mid America Region 2013 conference. It was the third year in a row that K was honored with either the … Continue reading

Avon Helps K Promote Healthy Dating Relationships

A poster for the Green Dot Campaign. The Avon Foundation for Women has awarded Kalamazoo College a $5,000 grant to promote healthy sexual relationships on campus.  The grant will allow K to begin training in the Green Dot Campaign. The Green Dot Campaign is a new way … Continue reading

La Fiesta Desi Soul 2013

What better way to fend off winter blues than to celebrate the ethnic diversity of Kalamazoo College’s student body? In February a number of ethnic student organizations joined the Office of Student Involvement to host and organize  the 4th annual … Continue reading

Busting Myths

K-Desi members performed a South Asian dance at "Mythbusters," the 2013 Asiafest. In 2012, “Redefining Asian” (aka Asiafest) received the “Program of the Year” award at the Black and Orange Awards Ceremony. In 2013 the Asian and Pacific Islander Student Association (APISA), formerly known as Asian Student Association (ASA), produced another spectacular … Continue reading

K’s Chem Club Sieves Out Victorious

2013 Winners of the Battle of the Chemistry Clubs are (l-r): Lydia Manager ''13, Mara Livezey ''13, Joe Widmer ''14, Amanda Bolles ''14, Josh Abbott ''13, and Tibin John ''15 Kalamazoo College’s American Chemical Society (ACS) student group brought home to the chemistry department the coveted ‘Silver Sep Funnel’ Trophy from Michigan State University this winter. The students pipette-ed, read spectra, analyzed, and even danced their way to victory, and … Continue reading

Student Organizations

The Student Commission sponsors over 35 student organizations on campus. Among them are the Jewish Student Organization, Asian Student Association, Intervarsity Christian Fellowship, International Student Organization, Progressive Organization for Women, Black Student Organization, and the Environmental Organization.

In addition, Kalamazoo College students publish the Index, the student newspaper; operate a radio station for the campus, WJMD; and run the Frelon Dance Company.

Student organizations are expected to demonstrate cultural, social, economic and/or educational advantages to the Kalamazoo College community.

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see the complete list of student organizations