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Archive for April 24th, 2014

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Candidates prep for first of three debates

The first presidential debate between President Barack Obama and Gov. Mitt Romney will take place on Wednesday night at ...

That one thing is -- you guessed it -- their gender.  80 percent of Pinterest users are women.  Image by John Muyskens
Most Pinterest users have one thing in common

Pinterest, a popular social media site, finds its popularity pulled towards only certain kinds of users — women. What ...

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Calvin grads create unique atmosphere in brewery

Harmony Brewing hopes to deepen its ties to the community this year through Black Squirrel University and other local i...

Megan Dickens in the sustainability intern for residence life and has been planning the food festival. Photo by Allysa Metzner
Festival to integrate healthy living, sustainability and faith

The fifth annual Mad Farmer’s Food Fest (MFFF) will be held at the Knollcrest East apartments from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m...

Photo by Todd Wozniak.
ArtPrize artist builds kiln in downtown Grand Rapids

There are ArtPrize entries this year that defy gravity, that enchant and intrigue. There are pieces made out of paper b...

ReigKnight is now hosted by campus ministries rather than student senate.  Photo by Elizabeth Bell
ReigKnight partners with campus ministries for second year

ReigKnight, a monthly student-led worship service at Calvin, has partnered with campus ministries to begin its second ye...

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Men’s soccer defeats Hope and Kalamazoo

The men’s soccer team traveled to Van Andel Stadium on Hope’s campus last Wednesday to face off in its first rivalry...

A warm summer may cause leaves to change color earlier.  Wikimedia commons
Climate affects fall colors

October usually signals the start of Grand Rapids’ most colorful time of the year, with leaves turning red, orange and...

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Women’s soccer continues winning ways

The Calvin women’s soccer team extended its winning streak to four games with wins over Olivet, Saint Mary’s and Adr...

The Obama Dashboard is one new way for voters to get involved.
Presidential candidates use data mining to reach voters

Before the turn of the current millennium, political campaigning was largely based on polling. Presidential and legislat...