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March 5, 2015  |  Kate Parsons and Lauren De Haan

Student Life approves method to eliminate student orgs

Last week Thursday, Calvin’s Student Life Committee unanimously approved a proposal to cut the number of student organizations from 84 to 65. The proposal introduced a new system, called a matrix, to determine which organizations would […]

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March 5, 2015  |  Jeremy Smith

Grand Rapids mayor and Calvin dean speak at Q Commons event

This past week, Calvin College hosted the Q Commons event for the second time in recent history. Q Commons is a regional version of the national Q Conference started by Gabe and Rebekah Lyons, longtime pioneers […]

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March 5, 2015  |  Emma Roorda

Twentieth-anniversary Rangeela is a ‘footmark of what was and what is to come’

“I wanted international students to ‘get a place on the map’ of Calvin College,” said Anne Zaki. Twenty years ago, Anne Zaki noticed a division between Calvin’s international students and their students from the United States. […]

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March 5, 2015  |  Kate Parsons

On-campus living requirement can be a barrier to students

At a rate of $9,485 per year, Calvin’s room and board costs much more than it would cost to rent a local apartment and buy groceries from a local store. But administrators say this is the […]

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March 5, 2015  |  Brian Exner and Julie Woudenberg

Men’s and women’s basketball advance to NCAA tournament

Last weekend both men’s and women’s basketball came out on top of rival Hope College in the MIAA Tournament championship. The victories secured automatic qualifiers to the NCAA tournament. Calvin women will host the regional games […]

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