Articles by Laura Sheppard

Laura Sheppard

Laura Sheppard is the Chimes campus news co-editor for 2014-2015. She is a senior from Vassar, Michigan, and studying writing and studio art. Her hobbies include singing, running, telling bad jokes, and eating cheese. She also loves travel and adventure, and her spirit animal is a cat.

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Record-breaking Michigan winter destroys roads but leaves crops mostly unaffected

It may not surprise Michiganders to learn that this winter was one of the coldest ever recorded for the region, with the...

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Grand Rapids healthcare program honored nationally

Last month, the National Association of County and City Health Officials (NACCHO) named Interconception Care, a Grand Ra...

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Grand Rapids Film Festival to show film by Calvin students

The Grand Rapids Film Festival is taking over downtown Grand Rapids from Thursday, April 10 to Sunday, April 13. One of ...