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 [11801]
Administrative Offices [501]
Athletics [738]
Biographical Materials [93]
Board of Trustees [6]
Buildings, Grounds, and Facilities [432]
CACHE Administrator Documents [7]
Centers and Institutes [878]
Events [401]
Faculty [173]
Historical Collections and Artwork [897]
Photographs and Audiovisual Materials [861]
Publications (Catalogs, Newspapers, Yearbooks, Alumni Magazines, etc.) [832]
Student Organizations and Activities [166]
United States Tennis Association (USTA) Boys 18 & 16 National Tennis Championships [35]
  • Kalamazoo College Quarterly (1996, March) 

    Kalamazoo College (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College, 1996-03)
    Presidential Search Update -- Welcome -- Representing the Values of the Institution: the gypsy moth mystery / Susan W. Allen -- 1994-95 Annual Report -- Alumni News -- Class Notes -- Proposed Amendments to the Alumni ...
  • Kalamazoo College Quarterly (1997, November) 

    Kalamazoo College (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College, 1997-11)
    A Message from President James F. Jones, Jr. -- College Benefits from Recent Gifts -- Oh, the Places They'll Go! / Paul N. Samra -- Friends, Family, & Commencement 1997 -- 1996-97 Annual Report & List of Donors.
  • An All-American Lie ; Mapping Gentrification in Detroit 

    Anger, Grant (2019)
    For the last 60 years, Detroit has been in a crippling and direction less spiral as manufacturing in the United States dies a slow death. Once the leading city in US manufacturing, Detroit now is one of the poorest and ...
  • Panel Data Analysis on Trade Openness and Economic Growth and its Impact on Income Inequality in ASEAN-5 nations 

    Choudhary, Lakshya (2019)
    Historically, economic growth was all that was needed to judge a nation's economy. Then globalization and trade changed the economy, and now economic growth is not enough to determine the strength of an economy. Now ...
  • The Performance and Substitutability of ETFs and Mutual Funds 

    Prystash, Zachary (2019)
    The purpose of this study is to examine the performance of ETFs compared to mutual funds in different economic market conditions while determining if ETFs and mutual funds are substitutable with one another as investment ...
  • A Time-Series Regression Analysis on the Effect of Policy Change for Privacy in Banking in the Country of Switzerland 

    Stewart, Katherine (2020)
    Lack of information transparency has been a contested topic throughout the world; especially in the banking sector when dealing with the mistreatment and taking advantage of banking laws. The Swiss have made banking a part ...
  • Addressing Infant Mortality in Kalamazoo 

    Wesley-Johnson, Justin (2019)
    Using comparative analysis between five urban cities in Michigan, this paper attempts to analyze infant mortality rates (IMR) and how they are affected by local organizations. Overall IMR for Detroit, Flint, Grand Rapids, ...
  • Michigan's Gamble : A Theoretical Analysis of the Impact of Legal Sports Wagering on Michigan's Economy 

    Willison, Blake (2019)
    The purpose of this project is to attempt to forecast the strengths and benefits to the state of Michigan in adopting legalized sports gambling. The project begins by examining how Las Vegas rose to the pinnacle of legal ...
  • Plastics, Incentives, and Nudge : the U.S.'s Response to China's National Sword Policy 

    Ramos, Valentina (2019)
    All five subtropical gyres- the ring-like systems of ocean current- are now referred to as "trash vortices," or "trash islands." This is due to the fact that much of the waste produced globally finds its way to the ocean ...
  • Evaluating the Carbon Footprint of Agriculture Products : a Meta-Analysis of Various Agricultural Life Cycle Assessments 

    DeGraff, Gina (2019)
    The purpose of this Senior Individualized Project was to investigate the environmental impact of various agricultural products. Life cycle assessments (LCAs) for the subject products were collected and compared using an ...
  • Impact of Nike Inc.'s Utilization of Social Issues in Their Marketing Strategy on Brand Equity, Brand Image, and Brand Loyalty 

    Gausselin, Brendan (2019)
    The purpose of this study is to analyze the impact of Nike's utilization of social issues in their marketing strategy on their brand equity, brand image, and brand loyalty. In order to do this, the researcher utilized ...
  • Kalamazoo College Quarterly (1987, Winter) 

    Kalamazoo College (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College, 1987-01)
    On the Quad -- Chen Retires -- Field Hockey Retained as Varsity Sport -- Women's Soccer Team has Best Season -- Men's Soccer Team Wins Consecutive MIAA Titles -- Volleyball Team Posts Best Season -- Homecoming '86 -- Class ...
  • Second Generation Students, 1941 

    Riegler (Kalamazoo Gazette, 1941-09-26)
    Second generation students in September 1941. Back row: Ford Pettit Jr., Robert Herman, Robert Hickmott, Gordon Kurtz, Barbara Price, Eleanor Hootman, and Jayne Anderson. Front row: Robert Dewey, Eleanor Howard, Bette ...
  • Second Generation Students, 1940 

    Gould (Kalamazoo Gazette, 1940)
    Second generation students from 1940. Photo featured in Kalumni News, November 1940. Front row (left to right): Virginia Taylor, Ben Williams, Carolyn Bramble, Ralph Kerman, Ann Garrett. Back row: Mary Ethel Rockwell, ...
  • Second Generation Students, 1946 

    Riegler (Kalamazoo Gazette, 1946-12-05)
    Legacy students photo taken by the Kalamazoo Gazette on December 5, 1946. Left to right: Bruce Bowman, Fletcher Des Autels, William Des Autels, Albert Nutten. The photo and a small article are featured in the Kalamazoo ...
  • Second Generation Students, 1946 

    Unknown author (Kalamazoo College, 1947)
    Second generation students from 1946. Photo featured in January 1947 "Kalamazoo College Alumnus". Front row (left to right): Monteith Bilkert (Anna Monteith '15), J. Warren Bunyan (M. Frances Sikkenga '25), Richard Ferguson ...
  • Second Generation Students, 1948 

    Schiavone Studio (Kalamazoo College, 1948)
    Second generation students from 1948-1949. A similar photo featuring a small group of these students is seen in the "Kalamazoo College Alumnus" from October 1948. Some of the second generation students are: Nancy Towsley, ...
  • Second Generation Students, 1950 

    Schiavone Studio (Kalamazoo College, 1950)
    Second generation students from 1950. This photo was taken by Schiavone Studio, order number 5423. The photo was featured in the Boiling Pot, p. 81, in 1951. First row: Kippy Voorhees, Shirley Case, Ethel DesAutels, Leslie ...
  • Second Generation Students, 1950 

    Schiavone Studio (Kalamazoo College, 1950)
    Newly enrolled second generation students from 1950. This photo was taken by Schiavone Studio, order number 5646. The photo was featured in the "Kalamazoo College Alumnus", page 13, in December 1950. Front row (left to ...
  • Second Generation Students, 1951 

    Schiavone Studio (Kalamazoo College, 1951)
    Second generation students from 1951-52. This photo was taken by Schiavone Studio, order number 7529. The students pictured are (left to right): Franklin J. Messany, Marion Johns, Marshall Brenner, Robert Casler, Irene ...

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