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Kalamazoo College Wins Educational Impact Award

Catalyst Awards logo from 2013 Kalamazoo College won a 2013 Southwest Michigan First Catalyst Award in the category of Educational Impact. K was one of 50 companies, organizations, and individuals that received awards for this year’s Southwest Michigan First Catalyst Awards. Since 2005 Catalyst Awards […]

Kalamazoo College President Named NAICU Chair

Eileen Wilson Oyeleron speaking Kalamazoo College President Eileen B. Wilson-Oyelaran, Ph.D., has been named chair of the board of directors of the National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities (NAICU) for 2013-14. NAICU represents more than 1,000 member colleges, associations, and other institutions nationwide, […]

Kalamazoo College President Signs Letters to Obama, Congress

Eileen B. Wilson-Oyelaran speaking Kalamazoo College President Eileen Wilson-Oyelaran has been a signatory to two open letters to President Obama and Congressional Leaders in recent days. One addresses gun control, the other addresses the possible elimination of the federal tax deduction for charitable giving. On […]

Kalamazoo Chamber of Commerce Panel on Higher Ed Includes K President

The average student debt with which some K students graduate “is comparable to a new Ford Focus,” Kalamazoo College President Eileen B. Wilson-Oyelaran said today. “That Focus depreciates the minute you drive out of the dealer,” she added. “But that […]

K Documentarian Dhera Strauss Cooks Up New “Kitchen Conversation”

Kalamazoo College Video Specialist and Instructor Dhera Strauss will show a new cut of her documentary “Kitchen Conversations” this Sunday Nov. 4 at 4 PM and 7 PM at WMU’s Little Theater, located on the corner of Oakland Dr. and Oliver Lane. “Kitchen […]

Memorial Service for Wen Chao Chen

Dr. Wen Chao Chen A memorial service to celebrate the life of Wen Chao Chen, one of Kalamazoo College’s most beloved professors and administrators, will be held Sunday Sept. 23 at 2:00 p.m. in Stetson Chapel on the Kalamazoo College campus. Speakers will include […]

College Rezoning Approved

Erran Briggs '14 speaks about stadium improvements. By Suzanne Curtiss ’14 After three-and-half hours and 48 college and neighborhood speakers, the Kalamazoo City Commission approved an amended version of Kalamazoo College’s Institutional Campus (IC) rezoning application at its Monday, June 18, meeting in the City Commission chambers. […]

Farewells and Inaugurations

By Elaine Ezekiel ’13 Student Commission presented its annual awards during the Week Ten (June 1) Community Reflection in Stetson Chapel. The annual event recognizes outstanding Kalamazoo College staff, students, and faculty, and passes the torch to the elected members of […]