Archive for September 30th, 2014

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Ex-convicts hurt by box option

Ex-convicts seeking to find employment after being released from prison must contend with “the box” on most job appl...

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Students gather petition signatures for Kellogg’s company

Kellogg’s, a local Michigan cereal company, finds itself in hot water following an August shareholders meeting in whic...

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Refugees in West Michigan

Everyday I act based on the assumption that I will be able to return to my home. Every time I drive to Calvin, work or a...

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Ballroom and Social Dance Club kicks off new year

On Thursday, Sept. 12, the Ballroom and Social Dance Club held its first meeting of the year inside the main dance studi...

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Hundreds unite for mayors’ Grand River cleanup

Hundreds of West Michigan residents gathered in approximately 20 locations last Saturday for the 10th annual Mayors’ G...

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Valve announces SteamOS

On Monday, Sept. 23, Valve announced the impending release of SteamOS, an operating system that will deliver the ability...

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Observatory Corner: Sept. 26

Calvin College’s observatory will be open from 8 p.m. to 11 p.m. this week. There is a possibility of clouds on Tuesd...

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Local organization hosts conversations on social justice

On Tuesday, Oct. 1, The Micah Center will host a public lecture discussing immigration reforms. The center, which meets ...

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Ghana semester abroad students witness a vibrant faith

Grand Rapids may be overflowing with churches, but have you ever seen a local congregation break into a sweat from danci...

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Bytwerk engages students in weekly prayer groups

Sharon Bytwerk, Calvin’s coordinator of spiritual direction and prayer, has invited Calvin students to join her in tak...