Diving into the new model of “Unlearn”

Some Calvin students may realize that this year, due to a thoughtful and necessary shift, the familiar “Unlearn Week” has been renamed “Unlearn 365.” This is a programming shift and a focus shift – instead of […]

Activist Michelle Higgins explains “Why Black Lives Matter” at Unlearn event

The activist must face the cost of standing up for justice. One UnLearn 365 speaker, Michelle Higgins, knows this intimately. As frank as UnLearn 365 is, one of the most straightforward questions asked was, “Why do […]

Feelings on Trump mixed among Calvin Republicans, choose not to endorse

Like many right-leaning Christians this year, the Calvin College Republicans have found Donald Trump to be an unsatisfactory candidate for president. The student organization has chosen not to endorse Trump. “It really goes against all moral […]

Panel discusses Christian feminism for Sexuality Series

Voices from both the Christian and the feminist community argue that the two groups are separate, even in irreconcilable conflict. The Christian Feminism? Panel hosted at Calvin as the second event of the Sexuality Series, provided […]

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Clothesline Campaign gives voice for gender issues

The student organization Gender Equality Now puts on various events throughout the year; their most recent event, the ...

This graph depicts the number of first time in any college (FTIAC) students enrolled in Calvin (it doesn't include transfer students).
Lowest enrollment in decades

Calvin released this year’s day 10 enrollment report last week, and the news is mixed. Both total enrollment and FTIAC...

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Student org spotlight: Be the Match

Every 4 minutes a baby, adolescent, or adult is diagnosed with a blood cancer like leukemia, and for thousands of these ...

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Student Senate projects

As representatives of the student body, each year student senate seeks to meet the needs of students across campus by un...

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Students bond with the bard

This past weekend, over thirty students, staff and faculty traveled to Stratford, ON, for a weekend of theater. The trip...

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Play humanizes controversial figure

At last Friday’s presentation of “Mr. Darwin’s Tree” in the Lab Theatre, British actor Andrew Harrison portrayed...