Articles by Julia LaPlaca

Julia LaPlaca

Julia LaPlaca is a Chimes writer for the 2013-14 school year. She is a junior at Calvin majoring in literature and art history.

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CTC debuts absurdist plays

It’s winter. It’s cold. The days are dark for far too long. And we are all due for a healthy dose of existentialism....

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January Series 2015 inspires through story

This year marks the 28th installment of the January Series. During Interim, the January Series invites speakers of the h...

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Review: Metamorphoses

I dare you to remember that last time you spent 90 minutes doing one thing (no, sleeping does not count). One thing — ...

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CTC’s “Metamorphoses” Explores the Power of Story

Calvin Theatre Company’s production of Mary Zimmerman’s “Metamorphoses” will open on Thursday November 13th. Thi...

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Art Department Celebrates 50 Years

This semester, Calvin College’s art department is celebrating its 50th anniversary. Their campaign, “Celebrating Fif...

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Students harvest syrup from Calvin’s campus

This year Calvin’s creation care and outdoor recreation floor embarked on an environmentally sustainable, rewarding an...

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Cello Cabaret to showcase talent, dedication and community

This article has been corrected. The concert is at 3 p.m., not 3:30 p.m., as originally reported. Calvin’s own cellist...

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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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Calvin accounting students rank sixth in nation among similar schools

Accounting students ranked sixth in 2012’s Certified Public Accountant exams according to the National Board of Accoun...

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Rangeela: study abroad without leaving campus

Rangeela, often one of the most highly-anticipated events of the semester, will take place on Feb. 22 and 23 at 8 p.m. T...