Articles by Lauren De Haan

Lauren De Haan

Lauren De Haan is Chimes Editor in Chief for the 2014-15 school year.

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Board of trustees passes strategic plan

At their January meeting, the board of trustees passed the strategic plan, a document outlining Calvin’s five year mis...

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Faculty senate OKs strategic plan, sends to board of trustees

Faculty senate overwhelmingly approved a new strategic plan early Monday night, 41-2, leaving approval from the board of...

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Curriculum center for education majors recommended to be closed

The stand-alone curriculum center will be retired by next fall if recent prioritization recommendations are passed by th...

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Rental fees in Knollcrest East apartments to become more expensive

The cost of living in the Knollcrest East apartments (KE) will rise by $250 per resident per year starting next year, ac...

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Ghana semester faces changes

Calvin’s semester in Ghana is likely to change following a push by the University of Ghana to standardize all internat...

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Eastern Orthodox students find academic freedom at Calvin

Converts to Eastern Orthodoxy at Calvin say their transition to Orthodoxy has been well received by Calvin’s academic ...

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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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Faculty members cast doubt on draft for new core

Professors from the English, philosophy and religion departments say the new core draft does not make a good enough case...

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GVSU to reinstall ‘wrecking ball’ sculpture

Grand Valley’s notorious “wrecking ball” sculpture that was removed after students rode it nude to parody Miley Cy...