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Career Summit Featured Speaker: Bill Duane ’94

Bill Duane Registration for Career Summit 2018 is now closed. Students who are interested in attending but have not registered are welcome to stop by the registration table in the Hicks Student Center atrium before the session they would like to attend. […]

K Plans Career Summit 2018 for April 6, 7

Kalamazoo College Career Summit 2018 About Career Summit 2018 A distinguished group of K alumni will join Silicon Valley executives and venture capitalists for Kalamazoo College’s Career Summit 2018. The event is two days of practical preparation April 6 and 7 for Life after K. […]

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 […]

College Awarded $800,000 Grant to Strengthen Experiential Learning

Experiential Learning Continuing a record of generous support for Kalamazoo College, The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation has awarded $800,000 to fund a project aimed at updating and strengthening the College’s experiential learning program, a cornerstone of the K-Plan. The grant is the […]

Biology Alumnae Present at Reflections and Connections

Biology Professor Binney Girdler introduces Melba Sales-Griffin Kalamazoo College’s Biology Department welcomed alumnae Melba Sales-Griffin ’12 and Emily Cornwell ’07 to campus today for the department’s annual Reflections and Connections event as a part of Homecoming 2017. The event, established in honor of Professor Emeritus Paul Sotherland, […]

K Student Among First AmeriFirst Interns

Peter Rossi Pictured at AmeriFirst Kalamazoo College student Peter Rossi ’18 is among the first students to take advantage of a new internship program that teaches students about the mortgage industry. Rossi, a computer science major and music minor from Kalamazoo, is one of nine […]

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’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 […]

Video: Career Summit Brings Execs, Thought Leaders to K

Hilmon Sorey at the K Career Summit UPDATE: Another Kalamazoo College Career Summit will take place April 6 and 7, 2018. Registration will be available beginning in early March. Stay tuned for more information on speakers, an agenda and how to register.   Twelve top executives, entrepreneurs […]