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Kalamazoo College Campus Advisors

You are not required to go through any office on your campus in order to apply to the CLS Program. However, we recommend you make use of resources available on your campus to strengthen your application.

Resources on your campus may include an academic advisor, the Scholarships Office, Fellowships Office, Merit Awards Office, Study Abroad Office, Honors Program, Career Office or International Programs Office. A campus writing center may also provide helpful feedback on your essays.

The following individuals on your campus are knowledgable about the CLS Program and can provide advice on the application process for you, and support through the process:

Margaret Wiedenhoeft
Executive Director, Center for International Programs
Tony Nelson
Assistant Director, Center for International Programs

The CLS Program provides resources to help you prepare a competitive application with or without the help of an advisor:

Previous Recipients

Year Name Language Site Institution
2021 Daniel Mota-Villegas Chinese Dalian, China Kalamazoo College
2015 Maya Sykes Chinese Beijing, China Kalamazoo College
2014 Lor Vang Chinese Hangzhou, China Kalamazoo College
2012 John McGowan Chinese Shanghai, China Kalamazoo College
2009 Alyson Chun Arabic Tangier, Morocco Kalamazoo College
2006 Christina Dennaoui Arabic Amman, Jordan Kalamazoo College

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