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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 […]

‘Praying with Lior’ Screening Available Saturday

Praying with Lior film Lior standing over candle Join the Film and Communities Living-Learning House at 2 p.m. Saturday in Dewing Hall Room 103 for a screening and discussion of the New York Times Critics Pick documentary “Praying with Lior.” The film, directed by Ilana Trachtman, […]

Jazz Band Fall Concert Scheduled for Friday

Kalamazoo College Jazz Band performs Kalamazoo College’s Jazz Band will conduct its fall concert, titled “Aurora,” at 8 p.m. Friday, Nov. 9, at the Dalton Theater at Light Fine Arts. Directed by Thomas G. Evans, K’s Jazz Band pulls together an eclectic collection […]

Honors Day 2018 Celebrates Student Achievements

5 students and Provost on stage during Honors Day 2018 Convocation Kalamazoo College Family Weekend served as the backdrop for the Honors Day 2018 convocation. More than 250 students were recognized Friday, Nov. 2, for excellence in academics and leadership in six divisions: Fine Arts, Foreign Languages, Humanities, Natural […]

Philharmonia to Perform in Kalamazoo

Kalamazoo Philharmonia Presents Susannah The Kalamazoo Philharmonia will collaborate with the West Michigan Opera Project to present another concert featuring “Susannah,” an opera from American composer Carlisle Floyd. The opera is set in the mid-20th Century in the rural south amidst a […]