Kalamazoo College

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Today we get to know Jorge Gonzalez, Kalamazoo College's new president. His first day was July 1. Gonzalez's wife is a K graduate. He has his own ties to Michigan, earning both his master's and doctoral degrees in economics at Michigan State University. He’s spent his academic career at small liberal arts colleges, like K, starting out as a professor. Most recently, he was vice president of academic affairs at Occidental College in Los Angeles. Click on the icon to hear WMUK's Earlene McMichael interview with him on the WestSouthwest public-affairs show.

Kalamazoo College

Kalamazoo College President Wilson-Oyelaran says her retirement comes at a time when liberal arts colleges are facing greater scrutiny. 

Kalamazoo College will open the NCAA Division III Men’s Tennis Tournament in Cleveland. 

"KALAMAZOO, MI-- Kalamazoo College got scammed. The personal information of about 1,600 students, staff and faculty of the college was mistakenly released when their IRS W2 forms were sent to a phony entity, college officials said Friday." (MLive/Kalamazoo Gazette)

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70 years after the Nuremberg Trials are war crimes tribunals still the best response to genocide and war time atrocities?