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November 25, 2015  |  Bethany Cok

“We Stand Together”: Calvin College shows solidarity against displays of racism

The image of a swastika and the words “white power,” scrawled late Sunday night in the snow on a car windshield, sent shockwaves through the Calvin community. In a response that students and staff members called […]

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November 23, 2015  |  Anna Delph and Morgan Anderson

“Macabre” show provides venue for student art

An ominous presence fell upon the basement of the Spoelhof Center last Friday night. Black curtains, old dolls, flickering candles and wilted tulips littered the hallways and classrooms as the lights were dimmed and the “Macabre” […]

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November 13, 2015  |  Saraphina Sefcik

Eastown’s Kava House to close its doors

Pam Murray and her daughter, Leigh Vander Molen, owners of the local coffee house Kava House, came to the position where they had to decide whether or not to renew the building lease for the Kava […]

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November 13, 2015  |  Jacob Hartman

Coming to terms with our past

Vergangenheitsbewältigung. Fair gah-ng en heights beh velt i (as in “in”) goo-ng. Good. Now that we’ve gotten that monstrous word out of the way, allow me discuss its meaning.  The word comes from German and translates […]

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November 13, 2015  |  Jon Gorter

Calvin supports Mizzou students with candlelight vigil

Calvin students, faculty, staff, families and others within the Grand Rapids community gathered on Commons Lawn Wednesday night to stand in solidarity with students at the University of Missouri. Brianna Marshall, a recent geography graduate who […]

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