Archive for May 31st, 2014

Kyle Ripley (right) started Clique on April 16, 2012 with his father Steve Ripley (left). Photo by Brittany Beezhold.
Clique coffee bar fosters appreciation of local, hand-brewed coffee

Through coffee beans, Hario V60 pour-overs and shots of espresso, Clique Coffee Bar (1600 East Beltline NE) is creating ...

The project brought back enough components to fashion displays of two full F-1 engines. Photo by Bezos Expeditions
Piece of space history recovered from ocean floor

On July 20, 1969, Apollo 11 landed the first men on the moon, one of humanity’s greatest accomplishments. While most p...

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Calvin’s Got Talent expected to impress again

Get ready to be wowed once again by your fellow classmates! This year’s Calvin’s Got Talent promises to be a spectac...

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Efforts to introduce legislation lead immigration reform

Business and labor officials negotiating on an effort to introduce a new immigration reform bill in the U.S. Senate, are...

Many elderly Korean citizens are affected by a low sense of self worth once their working years are over.  Wikimedia
Suicide rates high among South Korean elderly

In South Korea, the traditional concept of filial duty has begun to fade. Many families feel less inclined to take care ...

Homeless students in Michigan rise 66 percent in four years

The number of homeless students in Michigan has increased 66 percent since the 2009-2010 school year, from 22,600 during the 2009-2010 school year to more than 37,500 homeless students in Michigan during the 2011-12 year. The […]

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Editorial: April 5 — Rebel with a (few) cause(s)

Things my generation likes: social justice, recycling, urban gardens, guerilla art, TED Talks, TOMS, fair but not equal,...

Tree Campus USA recognized Calvin's commitment to fostering arboreal health.
Calvin College becomes third college in Michigan to be named tree-friendly

Calvin’s arboreal residents reached celebrity status earlier this month as Calvin College became Michigan’s third sc...

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Korean churches struggle toward ecumenism

The 10th Assembly of the World Council of Churches (WCC) is planning to meet in Busan, South Korea during the fall of 20...

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Community garden hopes to raise funds for relocation

After four years of successful gardening on a site behind the Knollcrest East (KE) apartments, Calvin senior Owen Selles...