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Archive for April 17th, 2014

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Observatory Corner: Nov. 1

This week the observatory will be open during clear weather from 7:30 to 11 p.m. Monday through Thursday. The weather ap...

Photo by John Muyskens.
Sleep cleanses the brain of toxins

Sleep is considered a universal need among humans, which has suggested that it serves some kind of vital purpose. That p...

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The Gospel at Calvin: A Call for Clarity

A few weeks ago, we read the story of the Passover in our campus-wide Exodus Bible study. When God explains this final p...

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G92 holds ‘Become the Stranger’ event at Calvin

It may not seem like it, but there is a movement happening in the United States right now: a movement lobbying for immig...

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Future of Grand Rapids parks on Nov. 5 ballot

On the Nov. 5 ballot, Grand Rapids voters will vote on a seven-year millage that would raise taxes by 0.98 mills (a unit...

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Aquinas and GRCC sign agreement to make transfer credits easier

Aquinas College and Grand Rapids Community College (GRCC) signed an articulation agreement that will allow faculty from ...

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Grand Rapids Symphony offers student discounts

“Music is like girls — I like it, I am bad with it and I don’t have a type,” smirked Calvin student Jeff Peterso...

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Grand Rapids Public Schools holds 21st annual ‘Turkey Trot’

Many people plan to overeat, nap and watch football on Thanksgiving Day. However, more than 2,000 people in Grand Rapids...

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Bill Cosby comes to Tulip Time

At a Women’s Literary Club meeting in 1927, a biology teacher suggested that there be a celebration of tulips and Dutc...

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Catholics at Calvin have not noticed growth in numbers

Calvin’s percentage of Catholics is growing, with over 130 Catholic students on campus, but many Catholic students fee...