Meet with other students interested in issues related to biology by participating in one of the following five student-run organizations.
The mission of Calvin College's Pre-Medical Club is to foster a Christian community of future physicians by developing competitive applicants. Through informative interactions with speakers, mentors, discussions, study sessions, movies, medical school visits, and service within the greater community; students will be introduced to the health care profession while applying Christian values.
Advisor: Rich Nyhof (Professor, Biology)
The Pre-Dental Club strives to promote and support undergraduate study of dental and oral healthcare as an occupation. Students will also gain insight on the service opportunities available through the dental profession.
Advisor: Rich Nyhof, (Professor, Biology)
Pre-Physician Assistant Club
Physician assistant programs and requirements are unique for each graduate school. Pre=PA students at Calvin will benefit from a club specific to their healthcare profession by assisting them in preparing for service to Christ within their particular vocation.
Advisor: Amy Wilstermann (Professor, Biology)
Environmental Stewardship Coalition
The mission of the ESC is to raise student, faculty and administrative consciousness of current environmental issues and to emphasize Christian stewardship as the responsibility of the Calvin community.
The Calvin Pre-Vet Club creates a unique atmosphere foranyoneinterested in a future career with animals. We strive to be a valuable resource by creating internship opportunities, establishing connections to veterinarians, providing vet school application help, discussing possible career paths with animals, and offering several trips to various veterinary clinics, zoos, and vet schools. Most importantly, we discuss and plan how to incorporate Christianity, God, and veterinary medicine in our lives now and in the future as a beautiful and complex complementary relationship.