Current Issue: July 1, 2009 -- Vol. 9, No. 13
With uKnight, procrastinating productively is not only possible, but very easy. Find former classmates, network with alumni professionals, and share class notes on the new alumni Web community. Instead of playing spider solitaire for the millionth time or shopping online, spend your time wisely on uKnight.
Five-year program in speech pathology
Calvin's speech pathology and audiology program will be taking a significant step forward with the introduction of a new master’s degree, only the third in Calvin’s 133-year history. Approved in May by the college's faculty senate, the new degree now awaits accreditation by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association and the Higher Learning Commission. Read more in News Briefs.
Student athletes give back
"Super Ben's Super Day"
Speaking of videos, watch "Super Ben's Super Day," an award-winning film produced by three Calvin media production majors for a national film festival in St. Louis, Mo.
Faith and adolescence
What do developmental psychologists know about how students construct faith? Two psychology professors are doing research to learn more.
John Calvin's 500th Birthday coming up!
The Calvin community is invited to the annual campus celebration of John Calvin's birthday. Along with cake, punch, and singing "Happy Birthday," there will be a special John Calvin birthday video and all will have a chance to sing a hymn written by Calvin himself. The party will take place at 10:00 AM on Friday July 10, 2009, at the Hoogenboom Health & Recreation Center in the Spoelhof Fieldhouse Complex.
After the birthday party, be sure to stop by the Meeter Center on the 4th floor of the library to see Calvin displays and items from the rare books collection! And, in the meanwhile, visit the Calvin 500 Web site sponsored by the H. H. Meeter Center for Calvin Studies housed in the Hekman Library on campus.
Remember there are always many fascinating faculty and staff profiles, including a recent on classics professor Jeff Winkle, all found on News & Stories.