CACHE Digital Archive (College Academic and Historical Experience) is a digital platform that collects, preserves, and distributes digital material. The Kalamazoo College Archives contains a broad range of materials on the 185-year history of Kalamazoo College, including administrative records, biographical files, publications, scrapbooks, photographs, and more.

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Academic Departments, Programs, and SIPs [11968]
Administrative Offices [503]
Athletics [748]
Biographical Materials [137]
Board of Trustees [6]
Buildings, Grounds, and Facilities [435]
CACHE Administrator Documents [7]
Centers and Institutes [879]
Convocations and Celebrations [411]
Episodes in College's History [181]
Faculty [176]
Historical Collections and Artwork [921]
Photographs and Audiovisual Materials [884]
Publications (Catalogs, Newspapers, Yearbooks, Alumni Magazines, etc.) [1118]
Student Organizations and Activities [183]
United States Tennis Association (USTA) Boys 18 & 16 National Tennis Championships [35]
  • The Relationship between Guanine Quadruplexes and Molecular Components Present in the hpkd1 Gene and Effect On Onset of Autosomal Polycystic Kidney Disease 

    Chekuri, Keerthi (Kalamazoo College, 2019-11-01)
    The Autosomal Dominant Polycystic Kidney Disease (ADPKD) is characterized as a genetic disorder. ADPKD is one of the most prominent kidney diseases across the world and has no known cure as of now. The disease is understood ...
  • Jerusalem of the Midwest : An Ethnography on Jewish Summer Camp 

    Honig, Audrey (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College, 2020-11-01)
    My senior individualized project is an embodied ethnography of camp counselors at OSRUI (Olin-Sang-Ruby Union Institute), a Reform Jewish summer camp in Oconomowoc, Wisconsin. OSRUI (formerly “Union Institute”) was established ...
  • Fandom : a Third Space for Self-Expression and Community 

    Yaruss, Eleanor (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College, 2020-11-01)
    In this paper, I will describe how fandoms serve as third spaces that exist outside of academic and religious spaces. These spaces simultaneously provide participants with similar resources and benefits that more traditional ...
  • Hoop House Proposal 

    Unknown author (Kalamazoo College, 2017)
    The food system that Kalamazoo College participates in has consequences not only for the health of our campus community, but for the health and well-being of those who work within every level of the food system. We seek ...
  • History of Food and Farming Justice at Kalamazoo College 

    Hening, Maeve (Kalamazoo College, 2020-08)
    This history documentation of food and farming justice at Kalamazoo College serves to understand where this work has taken the campus community over time in order to better engage with food justice and its complexities. ...
  • Eleventh Anniversary of the Kalamazoo Theological Seminary 

    Unknown author (Kalamazoo Theological Seminary, 1861-06-19)
    From 1849 to 1869, the Kalamazoo Theological Seminary, a supplementary institute of Kalamazoo College, offered classes for ministerial students. In 1861, Rufus Lewis Perry, a former slave, graduated from the seminary. ...
  • BSO Protest, 1969 

    Unknown author (Kalamazoo College, 1969-05)
    Members of the Black Student Organization (BSO) stand in protest in front of the Fine Arts Building. This may have been the Saturday,May 17, 1969 protest in which the BSO rejected the college administration's response to ...
  • BSO Students with Administration's Response 

    Unknown author (Kalamazoo College, 1969-05)
    Four members of the Black Student Organization (BSO) walk down the steps of Mandelle Hall after receiving from the college administration a written response to their demands. Three of the four students are identified. ...
  • White Students Support BSO Demands 

    Unknown author (Kalamazoo College, 1969-05-24)
    White students sit on the lawn in front of a campus building on May 24, 1969, holding signs that read "We Support BSO Demands. Black Autonomy - Black Studies." The student rally was in support of the Black Student ...
  • BSO Members Protest at Banquet 

    Unknown author (Kalamazoo College, 1969-05)
    Two members of the Black Student Organization (BSO) stand at the podium during a banquet on campus. College president Weimer K. Hicks sits to the right of the podium. Members of the BSO sent a set of demands to the campus ...
  • 1987-88 Winter Sports Guide 

    Kalamazoo College (Kalamazoo College, 1987)
    The winter sports guide for 1987-88 included season outlooks, pre-season rosters, coaching staff biographies, player statistics, previous season results, records, and schedules for men's and women's basketball as well as ...
  • 1969-70 Men's Basketball Report 

    Kalamazoo College (Kalamazoo College, 1970)
    The 1969-70 men's basketball end of season report includes a list of participants, awards information, results of contests, seasonal results, conference standings, and honors.
  • What Are the Regional and Personal, Economic and Moral, Effects of US Immigration Policy and Procedures at the US-Mexico Border? A Study on the (Economic and Moral) Impact of Recent U.S. Immigration Policy 

    Muir, Heather (2020-11-23)
    The border that divides the United States and Mexico has had a long and complicated history. U.S. Immigration law is even more complex and confusing as to how it works. As a country that prides itself on being a country ...
  • Instagram and the Male Gaze : How Male Viewership Affects the Content Women Post and View 

    Kahn, Liza Rachel (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College., 2020-11-01)
    The purpose of this study was to understand how heterosexual women’s content on Instagram is posted with male viewership in mind, but situated within a framework of bodily autonomy, perhaps to make it more politically ...
  • Kalamazoo College Bulletin (1970, December) 

    Hinkle, Marilyn, 1922-2007 (Kalamazoo College, 1970-12)
    "Those Were The Days" -- Message to Note / Al Gemrich -- Zelnak Estate Over $175,000 -- Annual Fund Leaders -- Dr. Chen New VP -- On Campus & Off -- Want to Travel? -- Calendar of Events -- Here for Homecoming Reunion -- ...
  • Kalamazoo College Bulletin (1970, October) 

    Hinkle, Marilyn, 1922-2007 (Kalamazoo College, 1970-10)
    Homecoming...October 24... -- Calendar of Events -- African Studies at Kalamazoo College / by William F. Pruitt -- New Dining Hall...See It at Homecoming -- On Campus & Off -- Class Notes -- Sports / by Dick Kishpaugh.
  • Kalamazoo College Bulletin (1970, August) 

    Hinkle, Marilyn, 1922-2007 (Kalamazoo College, 1970-08)
    Message from President Weimer K. Hicks -- Fund Leaders -- Sources of Gifts to 30th Annual Fund -- Top Ten Classes.
  • Kalamazoo College Bulletin (1970, June) 

    Hinkle, Marilyn, 1922-2007 (Kalamazoo College, 1970-06)
    Commencement -- Calendar of Events -- Alumni Election Results -- Festival Playhouse Grant Renewed -- Kellogg Grant for Black Students -- Commendation -- On Campus and Off -- Class Notes -- Sports / by Dick Kishpaugh -- ...
  • Kalamazoo College Bulletin (1970, April) 

    Hinkle, Marilyn, 1922-2007 (Kalamazoo College, 1970-04)
    Schedule for Commencement 1970 -- Alumni Election -- Calendar of Events.
  • Kalamazoo College Bulletin (1970, February) 

    Hinkle, Marilyn, 1922-2007 (Kalamazoo College, 1970-02)
    Dr. Bacon Dies at 96 -- Message to Note -- Hey, White Girl -- Bachward Society -- Puppetry Seminar -- Calendar of Events --Why Kalamazoo is so Reasonably Priced -- Planning Committee Named -- New Trustees -- Faculty ...

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