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Distinguished Judge Testifies to Power of K-Plan

Judge Gerald Rosen talks with students at Kalamazoo College   Testifying to the enduring value of the K-Plan, renowned former U.S. District Judge Gerald Rosen ’73 told Kalamazoo College students in a campus visit that “it made me who I am.” “I’m a real product of the K-Plan,” said […]

Inaugural K-Talk Shows Power of Alumni Ties

Karman Kent and Matt Thieleman talk to the K community at the first K-Talk [Hear more from Matt Thieleman in a TEDx Talk from Sept. 8, 2018.] It’s an experience many Kalamazoo College alumni can relate to: spending four years working and learning with amazing and inspiring classmates, then going your separate ways, never […]

Alumni Return for Homecoming 2017

Homecoming Welcomes Alumni Stetson Chapel As many as 1,000 alumni from around the nation and world will gather on the Kalamazoo College campus Friday-Sunday for K’s annual Homecoming. Topping the list Friday night will be the annual Distinguished Alumni Awards and Athletic Hall of Fame […]

New York Times, Architectural Digest Feature Alumna Julie Mehretu

Artist Julie Mehretu A Kalamazoo College alumna is receiving attention from publications including Architectural Digest and the New York Times for her latest artwork, a commission for the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art. Artist Julie Mehretu ’92, of New York City, has […]

College’s CCPD Dinner Connects Students to Fortune 500 Company

Stryker Employees Meet With Kalamazoo College Students In early May, 28 Kalamazoo College students had the opportunity to share a meal on campus with eight professionals who have at least two things in common—the K-Plan and careers at the Stryker Corporation, a Kalamazoo-based Fortune 500 medical technologies […]

K Author Chronicles Dangers of Never Being Out of Season

Kalamazoo College alumnus Rob Dunn Biology professor (North Carolina State University), scientist and science writer Rob Dunn ’97 has a new book out. Never Out of Season: How Having the Food We Want When We Want It Threatens Our Food Supply and Our Future, was […]

K’s Latest K-Trek Passes all Tests

K in the Windy City Takes Students to Chicago Kalamazoo College’s latest K-Trek, K to the Windy City, tested two expansions — in numbers and event type. The results are in: success above expectations! “We wanted a K-Trek that would accommodate more students and provide more types of student-alumni […]

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 […]

Foreign Study at K Sparks Alumna’s Passion for Travel

Foreign Study Petting Tigers Jennifer Zeoli’s foreign study has never stopped. Fortunately, she has a great job for travel and the perfect avocation (photography) to freeze and savor its moments. After the psychology major (Kalamazoo College Class of 1996) graduated, she returned home (Clinton […]