Kathryn Dugal

Kathryn Dugal is the Development and Engagement Specialist at the Center for Michigan and Bridge Magazine. Prior to joining the Center, Kathryn worked at the American College of Surgeons in Chicago, and at Rotary Charities of Traverse City. Kathryn holds an MA in Public Policy and Administration from Northwestern University and a BA in Global & Area Studies from Michigan State University. A Kalamazoo native, Kathryn now resides in Ann Arbor. You can reach Kathryn at 734-926-4284 or kdugal@thecenterformichigan.net.

Articles

Michigan steps up to help residents evacuated by dam break

Michigan steps up to help residents evacuated by dam break

May 20, 2020 | Kathryn Dugal

Hundreds are rushing to help those in Midland County evacuated by breaches of the Edenville and Sanford dams. “There are sources of inspiration,” Gov. Gretchen Whitmer said Wednesday of volunteer efforts.

Watch videos, see tweets of flood damage from Edenville Dam failure

Watch videos, see tweets of flood damage from Edenville Dam failure

May 20, 2020 | Kathryn Dugal

The failure of the Edenville Dam has forced the evacuation of 10,000 residents in mid-Michigan, some of whom are sharing their experiences on social media.

Hey, Michigan, here’s how to make a face mask to fight coronavirus

Hey, Michigan, here’s how to make a face mask to fight coronavirus

April 5, 2020 | Kathryn Dugal

Got a T-shirt and two rubber bands? You can make a face mask. Will it keep you from getting COVID-19? No guarantees. But medical research tells us it’s better than nothing.  

10 ways to help Michigan hospital workers during coronavirus pandemic

10 ways to help Michigan hospital workers during coronavirus pandemic

March 31, 2020 | Kathryn Dugal

You don’t need to be wealthy or even particularly active to thank the nurses, doctors and other medical workers risking their lives during this coronavirus pandemic. Here are some ways to help.