Articles by Nathan Slauer

Nathan Slauer

Nathan Slauer serves as the editor of the opinion-editorial section of Chimes for 2014-2015. He is a fifth year senior from Grand Rapids, Michigan enrolled in the Secondary Education Program and majoring in Political Science, History, and Social Studies. Before serving as an editor, he worked as a Chimes staff writer from 2010-2014.

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Ex-convicts hurt by box option

Ex-convicts seeking to find employment after being released from prison must contend with “the box” on most job appl...

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Refugees in West Michigan

Everyday I act based on the assumption that I will be able to return to my home. Every time I drive to Calvin, work or a...

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Local organization hosts conversations on social justice

On Tuesday, Oct. 1, The Micah Center will host a public lecture discussing immigration reforms. The center, which meets ...

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Exploring masculinity in modern culture

When considering issues relating to gender, many make the erroneous assumption that the only real question that matters ...

Pestka announces his candidacy.
Pestka challenges Amash for 3rd district representative seat

Last week Steve Pestka took some time out of his busy schedule to stop by Calvin and talk with a number of students rega...

Write Michigan Contest offers venue for writers of all ages

As time flies and ArtPrize wanes, residents of West Michigan will undoubtedly seek out a new place to engage artistic ve...

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Organization raises human trafficking awareness through ArtPrize

For residents of the United States, the problem of human trafficking seems like an important, though distant, issue. How...