Kalamazoo College

"KALAMAZOO, MI — Police are seeking felony charges for an online threat to kill Kalamazoo College faculty earlier this year. Kalamazoo Public Safety investigators are seeking charges of making a threat of terrorism and using a computer to commit a crime against one person in connection with the March 3 incident, Lt. David O'Strander said." (Kalamazoo Gazette)

"The tournament has been around since 1943, so players and coaches know the drill. Here's what spectators need to know about the world-famous USTA Boys 18 and 16 National Championship tennis tournament, held at Kalamazoo College's Stowe Stadium." (Kalamazoo Gazette)

TEDxKalamazooCollege Gives Voice To Young Thinkers

Jul 16, 2015
Trisha Dunham, WMUK

Picture your typical TED speaker, perhaps a dust of gray hair, business casual attire, and a confident demeanor. Now a new TEDx event is bringing younger voices into the mix.

Courtesy Sarah Lindley

The former Plainwell Paper Mill, lying right along the Kalamazoo River, has a complicated history with its surrounding city. The mill made Plainwell the city you see today, offering up nearly 500 jobs for Plainwell’s 4,000 residents. But when it closed in 2000, it left behind contamination, economic hardship, and frustrated locals.

"K-College President Eileen Wilson-Oyelaran said in an email to the campus community last week that the college would establish an intercultural center 'that builds community by providing services and programming that supports our richly diverse student body and has a primary focus on individuals and groups who experience marginalization on campus.'" (MLive/Kalamazoo Gazette