Archive for December 12th, 2014

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Actor Philip Seymour Hoffman dies at 46

Famed and highly acclaimed actor Philip Seymour Hoffman was found dead in his apartment earlier this month. He was 46. A...

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Racism remains a problem for our generation

“I’m not a racist.” It’s a phrase we usually hear someone say right before they say something racist. But at the...

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Freshwater creatures can live over 1,000 years

It’s a challenge to imagine artifacts surviving from the Persian conquest of Jerusalem in 614, let alone 10-millimeter...

Photo by Rachel Otten
Around the World in 20 Days: Calvin students share stories from their Interim trips this January

Abby Bristol, England I was so blessed to be involved in the art Interim course called Collecting the World, where we tr...

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Scientific, not political, definition of evolution needed

There are many views on how to define evolution. These often-conflicting definitions of evolution only add to the confus...

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Grand Rapids gets in the Valentine’s Day spirit

Grand Rapids offers a number of activities for students looking to get involved with Valentine’s Day festivities this ...

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Grand Rapids Downtown Market offers yoga classes

The Grand Rapids Downtown Market is hosting yoga classes Mondays and Wednesdays from 6:00 p.m. to 7:15 p.m. and Saturday...

Liz DeHeer
Students challenged by FIDC

The ninth annual Faith and International Development Conference (FIDC) “Cultivating Community: A Right To Belong” wa...

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Satelliti merges jazz with other genres

Though music has been a constant in human life for thousands of years, the means by which music has been created have co...

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Editorial: Swedish fish

Swedish Fish are a brand of candies. They are not produced by Swedes, nor do they contain fish or fish byproducts. They ...