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Upcoming events

June 17, 2014
President Le Roy in Pella

You (alumni, friends, parents, students, prospective students...) are invited to attend a dessert reception on Tuesday, June 17, at 7 p.m., to meet with Calvin's 10th president, Dr. Michael Le Roy. This will be a great  opportunity to get to know the new president, hear about his vision for Calvin and participate in conversation with him.

We'll be gathering at the Vermeer Global Pavilion, Vermeer Rd in Pella [map]. Dessert-style refreshments will be available —and there is no charge for this event.

Questions? 616-526-6142 | alumni@calvin.edu

Recent events

April 28, 2012 | Our Energy Future: Why It Matters

Historically, economic activity and energy consumption have been intimately linked: as economies grow, energy demand grows, too. But, what happens if energy supplies are constrained? Will economic activity become constrained, too? What impacts might this have on you, your family, your church, and Calvin College? How should we, as Reformed Christians, respond to these considerations?

Calvin engineering professor Matthew Kuperus Heun will share some results of his work within an emerging body of research on the interactions between economies and the energy that drives
them. Expect a discussion with many challenging questions and far fewer answers.

Saturday, April 28, 2012: 7 p.m. presentation with refreshments following
Vermeer Global Pavilion, 2110 Vermeer Rd. E in Pella [map]

Questions: John Evenhouse, chemistry teacher at Pella Christian

In place of a registration fee, please consider making a gift to the Central Iowa Alumni Network’s scholarship fund. Last year we helped five local students! You can do this at the event or online now.

January 26, 2012 | River City Improv

River City Improv is a group of Calvin alumni who like to use their God-given talents to entertain and make people laugh. They entertained alumni and friends in Des Moines.

June 9, 2011 | Iowa Cubs game

We gathered at Principal Park to cheer on the hometown Iowa Cubs in a suite reserved for Calvin alumni, family and friends.

April 23, 2009 | Professor Doug Koopman visit

He spoke about the current climate of politics in America. Thanks for coming, Prof. Koopman!