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Student Involvement: Social Activities

Have fun all year long...

Fall Barbeque »

Each September the department hosts a barbeque for chemistry and biochemistry students. This event kicks off the year with mixer games, crazy chemical experiments, and a barbeque. It's a great way to meet new classmates and professors.


chili cook-off 2010Chili Cook-Off »

Who makes the best chili? Each winter our professors create their home-made chili, which students get to be the official taste-test judges as they compete for top Chili Connoisseur!
Students, on the other hand, brave the habanero pepper competition.
Check out who became a member of this year's Habanero Club!

pizza partySenior Pizza Party »

To celebrate the accomplishments of our graduates, we host a pizza party each spring at a local restaurant. This May we also presented each student with an opportunity to leave their mark at Calvin by planting a tree on campus.




Service Learning

Minor in Biochemistry

Minor in Chemistry