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October 01 2017

One day in 2014, as Bill Schultz headed out of town for a weekend trip, his cell phone rang. His brother Dan Schultz had some big news.

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September 01 2017

When Edward Montgomery accepted the presidency at Western Michigan University, there was no question that his wife, Kari, was happy about

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September 01 2017

“The best 10 years of my life” is how John Dunn describes his decade as president of Western Michigan University.

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September 01 2017

When you talk with Edward Montgomery, Western Michigan University’s new president, every answer is punctuated with a smile and a laugh.

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August 01 2017

Very often visitors stand outside Lillie House, on Douglas Avenue in Kalamazoo, admiring the lush and fragrant appeal of its gardens with

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May 30 2017

Jeremiah Barnes has an occupation that few people know exists: full-time commercial beekeeping, which includes selling honey and using hi

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May 30 2017

“When you say, ‘Who are the poor?’ The poor are all of us.”

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May 01 2017

Many people have noted to poet Elizabeth Kerlikowske that she has the same sort of “skewed sense of humor” as painter and fellow Kalamazo

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April 30 2017

When Western Michigan University student Micah Edwards first set foot in Western Michigan University’s Waldo Library in the fall of 2013,

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April 30 2017

In an industrial area of Kalamazoo's Eastside neighborhood sits a brick building with loading docks and steel doors.

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